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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

140.91USD
20 Jul 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.99 (-0.70%)
Prev Close
$141.90
Open
$141.11
Day's High
$141.55
Day's Low
$140.59
Volume
360,170
Avg. Vol
355,104
52-wk High
$150.46
52-wk Low
$125.74

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.57 December 21 Jul 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 4 4 4 6
(3) HOLD 10 12 12 11
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.30 2.29 2.29 2.24

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 Sep-18 16 3,756.45 3,899.80 3,678.00 3,705.71
Quarter Ending Dec-18 16 3,831.77 3,947.10 3,695.00 3,724.27
Year Ending Dec-18 20 14,788.80 15,107.40 14,485.00 14,312.20
Year Ending Dec-19 22 15,525.40 15,852.40 15,151.00 15,011.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 21 1.57 1.68 1.47 1.55
Quarter Ending Dec-18 21 1.64 1.74 1.55 1.56
Year Ending Dec-18 22 5.38 5.48 5.27 5.36
Year Ending Dec-19 24 6.00 6.23 5.80 5.90
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 12.69 15.00 11.50 12.05

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 Mar-18 3,382.71 3,470.90 88.19 2.61
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0.89 0.91 0.02 2.04
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

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 Sep-18 3,756.45 3,756.45 3,762.45 3,766.32 3,705.71
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3,831.77 3,831.77 3,837.99 3,840.21 3,724.27
Year Ending Dec-18 14,788.80 14,799.80 14,813.60 14,824.00 14,312.20
Year Ending Dec-19 15,525.40 15,543.50 15,562.30 15,571.30 15,011.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.57 1.57 1.58 1.58 1.55
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.56
Year Ending Dec-18 5.38 5.39 5.39 5.39 5.36
Year Ending Dec-19 6.00 6.01 6.01 6.01 5.90

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 0 2
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 3
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 0 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 2 0 4
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 2 1 3
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 1 3
Year Ending Dec-19 0 2 1 3