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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

148.55USD
4:02pm EDT
Change (% chg)

$-0.43 (-0.29%)
Prev Close
$148.98
Open
$148.78
Day's High
$149.16
Day's Low
$147.64
Volume
389,914
Avg. Vol
394,535
52-wk High
$150.46
52-wk Low
$125.06

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.28 December 20 Apr 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 7 7 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 6 6 5
(3) HOLD 11 10 10 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.24 2.21 2.21 2.22

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 Jun-18 18 3,656.66 3,749.00 3,577.53 3,571.04
Quarter Ending Sep-18 18 3,721.04 3,813.49 3,631.30 3,683.85
Year Ending Dec-18 23 14,550.40 14,873.90 14,221.80 14,235.50
Year Ending Dec-19 22 15,254.40 15,706.20 14,887.00 14,831.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 22 1.28 1.43 1.22 1.32
Quarter Ending Sep-18 22 1.56 1.60 1.51 1.53
Year Ending Dec-18 25 5.35 5.45 5.19 5.37
Year Ending Dec-19 24 5.97 6.24 5.80 5.93
LT Growth Rate (%) 8 12.47 15.00 11.00 12.12

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 Dec-17 3,603.66 3,650.70 47.04 1.31
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.39 1.39 0.00 0.25
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

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 Jun-18 3,656.66 3,656.06 3,649.48 3,625.82 3,571.04
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3,721.04 3,720.97 3,721.50 3,691.95 3,683.85
Year Ending Dec-18 14,550.40 14,550.20 14,541.70 14,432.60 14,235.50
Year Ending Dec-19 15,254.40 15,250.30 15,239.00 15,044.30 14,831.50
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.28 1.28 1.28 1.28 1.32
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.56 1.56 1.56 1.54 1.53
Year Ending Dec-18 5.35 5.34 5.34 5.34 5.37
Year Ending Dec-19 5.97 5.96 5.95 5.91 5.93

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 0 2 0
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-18 1 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-19 1 0 2 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 0 2 0
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-18 2 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-19 2 0 2 0