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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

132.13USD
20 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.68 (+0.52%)
Prev Close
$131.45
Open
$131.28
Day's High
$132.69
Day's Low
$131.28
Volume
379,558
Avg. Vol
270,711
52-wk High
$134.86
52-wk Low
$114.37

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.39 December 20 Nov 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 8 8 8 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 5 5 5
(3) HOLD 9 9 9 9
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.13 2.13 2.13 2.13

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 16 3,568.39 3,688.00 3,490.68 3,669.80
Quarter Ending Mar-18 10 3,326.77 3,376.52 3,261.60 3,422.42
Year Ending Dec-17 20 13,753.20 13,920.00 13,678.20 13,801.30
Year Ending Dec-18 21 14,303.90 14,602.00 14,050.80 14,441.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 20 1.39 1.43 1.36 1.44
Quarter Ending Mar-18 12 0.94 1.02 0.87 1.03
Year Ending Dec-17 22 4.69 4.75 4.65 4.94
Year Ending Dec-18 22 5.30 5.50 5.10 5.47
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 12.30 15.00 10.25 11.55

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,545.50 3,563.30 17.80 0.50
Quarter Ending Jun-17 3,403.01 3,462.70 59.69 1.75
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,159.90 3,161.60 1.70 0.05
Quarter Ending Dec-16 3,462.42 3,352.10 110.32 3.19
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3,491.15 3,386.10 105.05 3.01
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.36 1.37 0.01 1.06
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.13 1.13 0.00 0.44
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.81 0.80 0.01 0.84
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.27 1.25 0.02 1.81
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.28 1.28 0.00 0.01

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,568.39 3,568.39 3,589.45 3,585.99 3,669.80
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,326.77 3,330.88 3,361.51 3,362.61 3,422.42
Year Ending Dec-17 13,753.20 13,753.20 13,756.10 13,752.80 13,801.30
Year Ending Dec-18 14,303.90 14,318.30 14,417.40 14,407.60 14,441.90
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.39 1.40 1.44 1.44 1.44
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.94 0.95 0.96 0.96 1.03
Year Ending Dec-17 4.69 4.70 4.73 4.74 4.94
Year Ending Dec-18 5.30 5.31 5.36 5.36 5.47

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 7 9
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 1 5
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 9 10
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 2 17
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 2 0 19
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 1 1 6
Year Ending Dec-17 0 2 1 19
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 1 14