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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

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Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 11%
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 04:30pm EST 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND 11%.ECOLAB INC SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ECOLAB INC. DECLARED AN 11% INCREASE IN COMPANY'S QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.41 PER COMMON SHARE.  Full Article

Ecolab Purchases Arpal Group
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 08:30am EST 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB PURCHASES ARPAL GROUP.ECOLAB INC - ‍NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE ANNOUNCED​.  Full Article

Ecolab says exchange offer will expire at 11:59 P.M., New York City Time on December 14, 2017
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 04:01pm EST 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - EXCHANGE OFFER WILL EXPIRE AT 11:59 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME, ON DECEMBER 14, 2017, UNLESS EXTENDED.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc - ‍Announced Addition Of Six Weeks Of 100-Percent- Paid Parental Leave For All U.S. Parents
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 04:30pm EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - ‍ANNOUNCED ADDITION OF SIX WEEKS OF 100-PERCENT- PAID PARENTAL LEAVE FOR ALL U.S. PARENTS, BEGINNING JAN. 1, 2018​.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc Says Entered Into A Second Amended And Restated $2 Bln Revolving Credit Facility
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 06:20am EST 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INC - ‍ON NOV 28, 2017, CO ENTERED INTO A SECOND AMENDED AND RESTATED $2 BILLION UNSECURED 5-YEAR REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY THAT MATURES IN NOV 2022​.ECOLAB SAYS 5-YEAR REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY AMENDED TO ADDRESS FUTURE ELIMINATION OF LIBOR, EXTEND MATURITY FROM DEC 2019 TO NOV 2022 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Ecolab reports Q3 earnings per share $1.34
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 08:34am EDT 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab third quarter reported diluted eps $1.34; adjusted diluted EPS $1.37, +7%; includes $0.04 hurricane impact; full year 2017 adjusted diluted EPS forecast revised to $4.65 to $4.75.Sees Q4 2017 adjusted earnings per share $1.35 to $1.45.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.37.Q3 earnings per share $1.34.Q3 earnings per share view $1.36 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - ‍hurricane impacts are estimated to have been a negative $0.04 per share in quarter​.Ecolab Inc - qtrly net sales based on reported public currency rates $‍3,563.3​ million versus $3,386.1 million.Ecolab Inc - ‍expect impact of hurricanes on Q4 sales and costs will be approximately $0.04 per share​.Ecolab Inc - ‍2017 adjusted diluted EPS forecast revised to $4.65 to $4.75​.Q4 earnings per share view $1.44 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 revenue view $3.55 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - ‍expect net Q4 special charges to be minimal​.  Full Article

Ecolab agrees to sell equipment care business to Audax
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 08:30am EDT 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab agrees to sell equipment care business to Audax.Ecolab Inc - ‍agreed to sell its equipment care business to Audax Private Equity, a Boston-based private equity firm​.Ecolab Inc - ‍no further details were disclosed​.  Full Article

Ecolab agrees to acquire Georgia-Pacific Paper Chemicals business
Friday, 29 Sep 2017 08:30am EDT 

Sept 29 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab agrees to acquire Georgia-Pacific Paper Chemicals business.Ecolab Inc says ‍terms of transaction were not disclosed​.  Full Article

Ecolab comments on the effects of Hurricane Harvey
Tuesday, 5 Sep 2017 04:30pm EDT 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab comments on the effects of Hurricane Harvey.Ecolab Inc - ‍we expect to update our full year 2017 guidance on or before q3 earnings release​.Ecolab Inc - impact could result in q3 adjusted diluted earnings per share on low end or slightly below our previously forecasted $1.36 to $1.44 range​.Ecolab Inc - ‍do not believe there will be any meaningful impact from Hurricane Harvey on 2018 results​.Q3 earnings per share view $1.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - ‍impact could likely result in the lower end of adjusted earnings per share guidance of full year 2017 range of $4.70 to $4.90​.FY 2017 earnings per share view $4.80 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Ecolab reported Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.13
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 08:15am EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc :Ecolab second quarter reported diluted EPS $1.01; adjusted diluted EPS $1.13, +5%; maintains full year 2017 adjusted diluted EPS forecast of $4.70 to $4.90.Sees Q3 2017 adjusted earnings per share $1.36 to $1.44.Sees FY 2017 adjusted earnings per share $4.70 to $4.90.Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.13.Q2 earnings per share $1.01.Q2 earnings per share view $1.13 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $4.78 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share view $1.42 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Ecolab Inc - expect second half of year to show better earnings growth comparisons than first half.Ecolab Inc - expect Q3 special charges related to restructuring and acquisition and integration charges to be approximately $0.02 per share.Ecolab Inc - future special gains and charges or discrete tax items, are expected to be a net charge of $0.08 for full year.Ecolab Inc - at current rates of exchange, we expect foreign currency to have a neutral impact on diluted earnings per share in q3.Ecolab - expect full year special charges related to restructuring, acquisition,integration, other charges to be a net charge of about $0.22 per share.Ecolab Inc qtrly revenue $3,462.7 million versus $3,317.2 million.Q2 revenue view $3.40 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 11%

* ECOLAB INC SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ECOLAB INC. DECLARED AN 11% INCREASE IN COMPANY'S QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.41 PER COMMON SHARE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: