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ECL [NYSE]
Ecolab Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E29.58 EPS (ttm)4.45 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand289.53M Perf Week2.31%
Market Cap38.07B Forward P/E24.61 EPS next Y5.34 Insider Trans-5.89% Shs Float287.66M Perf Month-4.96%
Income1.31B PEG2.39 EPS next Q1.39 Inst Own90.70% Short Float2.80% Perf Quarter0.97%
Sales13.54B P/S2.81 EPS this Y24.60% Inst Trans0.81% Short Ratio6.34 Perf Half Y0.97%
Book/sh24.99 P/B5.26 EPS next Y13.85% ROA6.80% Target Price146.94 Perf Year6.66%
Cash/sh0.80 P/C164.81 EPS next 5Y12.38% ROE18.80% 52W Range121.50 - 140.50 Perf YTD-2.00%
Dividend1.64 P/FCF27.46 EPS past 5Y16.80% ROI11.10% 52W High-6.41% Beta1.07
Dividend %1.25% Quick Ratio0.80 Sales past 5Y14.10% Gross Margin47.40% 52W Low8.22% ATR2.59
Employees47565 Current Ratio1.20 Sales Q/Q5.20% Oper. Margin14.40% RSI (14)42.78 Volatility1.63% 1.97%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.05 EPS Q/Q5.30% Profit Margin9.70% Rel Volume1.02 Prev Close131.77
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.90 EarningsFeb 20 BMO Payout32.40% Avg Volume1.27M Price131.49
Recom2.30 SMA20-2.39% SMA50-2.78% SMA200-0.71% Volume1,301,812 Change-0.21%
Jan-24-18Reiterated Stifel Hold $140 → $153
Jan-05-18Downgrade Citigroup Buy → Neutral
Nov-07-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $137 → $143
Sep-12-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $134 → $137
Aug-15-17Initiated Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight $140
Aug-02-17Reiterated UBS Buy $144 → $147
May-26-17Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Apr-03-17Upgrade Instinet Reduce → Neutral
Feb-22-17Downgrade Longbow Buy → Neutral
Aug-26-16Initiated Macquarie Outperform $143
Aug-22-16Reiterated Nomura Reduce $94 → $98
Aug-03-16Upgrade Citigroup Neutral → Buy
Aug-03-16Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $126 → $135
Aug-03-16Downgrade Stifel Buy → Hold
Apr-20-16Initiated Nomura Reduce
Mar-24-16Resumed Credit Suisse Neutral $107 → $109
Mar-22-16Initiated Sterne Agee CRT Buy
Mar-14-16Downgrade Goldman Neutral → Sell
Feb-24-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $124 → $118
Feb-24-16Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $128 → $120
Feb-14-18 04:30PM  Ecolab Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for Twelfth Consecutive Year by the Ethisphere Institute Business Wire
Feb-12-18 09:45AM  Will Global Industrial Unit Aid Ecolab (ECL) in Q4 Earnings? Zacks
Feb-07-18 08:43AM  5 Dividends Up To 12%: 2 Winners, 3 Traps Forbes
Feb-06-18 08:30AM  Ecolab Sells Oilfield Equipment Fabrication Unit Business Wire
Jan-28-18 10:04AM  The 10 Top Picks For 2018 From Argus Research Forbes
Jan-23-18 02:38PM  3 Growth-Driven Dividend Aristocrats to Buy InvestorPlace
02:15PM  Ecolab says tax cuts will help earnings, allow $25 million contribution to its foundation American City Business Journals
08:30AM  Ecolab Comments on Expected Impact of U.S. Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Announces Intent to Contribute $25 Million to Ecolab Foundation, and Forecasts Double-Digit 4Q 2017 and Full Year 2018 Adjusted EPS Growth Business Wire
07:45AM  Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Barnes & Noble, Ecolab, Genuine Parts, AquaVenture, WesBanco, and Tower International Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications GlobeNewswire
Jan-16-18 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Jan-15-18 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on February 20 Business Wire
Jan-12-18 08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Jan-11-18 08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Jan-10-18 12:15PM  Best ETFs for 2018: Powershares Water Resource Portfolio Is a Pack Leader InvestorPlace
Jan-09-18 05:13PM  Ecolab Inc (NYSE:ECL): What Are The Future Prospects? Simply Wall St.
Jan-04-18 04:57PM  Ecolab (ECL) Acquires Cascade Water, Boosts Water Business Zacks
Jan-02-18 04:30PM  Ecolab Acquires Cascade Water Services Business Wire
Dec-21-17 12:45PM  Techstars, Cargill, Ecolab team up on 'Farm to Fork' startup accelerator American City Business Journals
Dec-20-17 10:54AM  Ecolab, Inc. : ECL-US: Dividend Analysis : December 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : December 20, 2017 Capital Cube
Dec-19-17 08:05AM  Ecolab, Cargill and Techstars Launch Accelerator Program Zacks
Dec-18-17 08:29PM  Partnering with Techstars and Ecolab, ag giant Cargill returns to tech investing TechCrunch
04:45PM  Techstars, Cargill and Ecolab team up to launch Farm to Fork startup accelerator American City Business Journals
03:24PM  ETFs with exposure to Ecolab, Inc. : December 18, 2017 Capital Cube
11:00AM  Ecolab Partners With Cargill and Techstars to Launch Farm to Fork Accelerator in the Twin Cities Business Wire
08:30AM  Ecolab Reaches Second in Latest Newsweek Green Rankings Business Wire
Dec-14-17 05:55AM  Is Ecolab Incs (NYSE:ECL) PE Ratio A Signal To Sell For Investors? Simply Wall St.
Dec-12-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Named One of Americas Most Just Companies in 2017 by Forbes and JUST Capital Business Wire
Dec-07-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 11% Business Wire
Dec-05-17 09:12AM  Ecolab Focuses on Pest Elimination, Acquires 3 Companies Zacks
08:30AM  Ecolab Purchases Arpal Group Business Wire
07:40AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: Ecolabs Net Revenue Grew 5%; Adjusted EPS Advanced 7% ACCESSWIRE
Dec-04-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Expands U.S. Pest Elimination Business Business Wire
08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Dec-01-17 04:01PM  Ecolab Announces Pricing Terms of Exchange Offer Business Wire
09:00AM  Ecolab Announces Early Participation Date Results for Exchange Offer Business Wire
Nov-30-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Institutes New Parental Leave Policy Business Wire
Nov-20-17 04:50PM  Nalco's Water University provides hands-on training in water conservation and recycling American City Business Journals
04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for November 28, 2017 Business Wire
08:20AM  Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Vector Group, NovoCure, ORBCOMM, Ecolab, Bank of America, and Viking Therapeutics Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence GlobeNewswire
Nov-17-17 07:16AM  Ecolab (ECL) to Refinance $375M Worth of Notes, Reduce Debt Zacks
Nov-16-17 09:15PM  Ecolab Announces Offer to Exchange Its Outstanding 5.500% Notes Due 2041 (CUSIP 278865 AM2) for up to $375 Million of Its 3.950% Notes Due 2047 Business Wire
11:57AM  Ecolab Inc. -- Moody's assigns Baa1 rating to Ecolab's new notes Moody's
09:45AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Nov-14-17 10:05AM  Ecolab, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ECL-US : November 14, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-13-17 12:14PM  ETFs with exposure to Ecolab, Inc. : November 13, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-11-17 08:11AM  2 Dividend Aristocrats To Buy, And 2 To Sell Now Forbes
Nov-10-17 03:56AM  The Quiet Dividend Aristocrats: 2 Winners, 2 Losers Harvest Exchange
Nov-09-17 10:54AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Nov-02-17 03:51PM  Top Research Reports for Citigroup, Qualcomm and Aetna Zacks
Nov-01-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Completes Sale of Equipment Care Business to Audax Business Wire
03:55PM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 31-Oct-17 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
02:30PM  Ecolab (ECL) Q3 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
01:10PM  Ecolab, Inc. Value Analysis (NYSE:ECL) : November 1, 2017 Capital Cube
09:47AM  Don't Let the Hurricanes' Impact on Ecolab's Earnings Distract You From Its Strong Quarter Motley Fool
Oct-31-17 12:14PM  Ecolab (ECL) Beats Earnings & Revenues in Q3, Cuts 2017 View Zacks
10:05AM  Will Ecolab Incs (ECL) Earnings Grow Over The Next Year? Simply Wall St.
09:02AM  Ecolab (ECL) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Top Zacks
08:41AM  Ecolab tops Street 3Q forecasts Associated Press
08:38AM  Ecolab, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ECL-US : October 31, 2017 Capital Cube
08:34AM  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 Business Wire
Oct-30-17 10:29AM  Ecolab (ECL) to Report Q3 Earnings: Will It Disappoint? Zacks
Oct-27-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for November 7 Business Wire
Oct-26-17 08:04AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Oct-24-17 08:30AM  Ecolab Named to CDP Water Leadership List Business Wire
Oct-23-17 10:33AM  ETFs with exposure to Ecolab, Inc. : October 23, 2017 Capital Cube
08:30AM  Survey: Business Water Management Efforts Are Still a Drop in the Bucket Business Wire
08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Oct-19-17 08:04AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Oct-13-17 08:46AM  Here's Why Investors Should Sell Ecolab (ECL) Right Away Zacks
Oct-12-17 08:51AM  Ecolab (ECL) to Divest Equipment Care Segment, Shares Fall Zacks
Oct-11-17 01:00PM  [$$] Ecolab Selling Equipment-Care Business to Audax The Wall Street Journal
08:30AM  Ecolab Agrees to Sell Equipment Care Business to Audax Business Wire
Oct-09-17 10:36AM  Ecolab, Inc. : ECL-US: Dividend Analysis : September 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 9, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-07-17 10:30AM  3 Stable Stocks for Conservative Investors Motley Fool
Oct-06-17 10:47AM  ETFs with exposure to Ecolab, Inc. : October 6, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-03-17 07:30AM  Corporate News Blog - Ecolab to Acquire Georgia-Pacifics Paper Chemicals Business ACCESSWIRE
Sep-29-17 10:57AM  Can Ecolab Incs (ECL) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average? Simply Wall St.
08:30AM  Ecolab Agrees to Acquire Georgia-Pacific Paper Chemicals Business Business Wire
Sep-27-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-26-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on October 31 Business Wire
08:14AM  Ecolab, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ECL-US : September 26, 2017 Capital Cube
08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-25-17 05:06PM  Investing in a market near all-time highs Yahoo Finance Video
10:37AM  ETFs with exposure to Ecolab, Inc. : September 25, 2017 Capital Cube
08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-22-17 08:55AM  Ecolab, Inc. :ECL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 22, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-21-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-20-17 11:09AM  What Led to the Downward Slope of Ecolabs Dividend Yield Curve? Market Realist
08:30AM  Nalco Champion Announces Price Increase Business Wire
08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-19-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for September 27, 2017 Business Wire
Sep-15-17 07:00AM  Dividend Coverage: This Water, Hygiene, and Energy Technologies Company has Paid Cash Dividend for 8 Consecutive Years; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on September 18, 2017 ACCESSWIRE
Sep-12-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Included Again on Selling Powers List of 50 Best Companies to Sell For Business Wire
Sep-11-17 10:10AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
09:58AM  Ecolab (ECL) Features in DJSI List for Third Consecutive Year Zacks
Sep-10-17 11:08AM  How Safe Is Ecolab's Dividend? Motley Fool
Sep-08-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for Third Consecutive Year Business Wire
10:23AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Sep-05-17 04:30PM  Ecolab Comments on the Effects of Hurricane Harvey Business Wire
Sep-02-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ecolab Inc. Markit
Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Global Industrial, Global Institutional, and Global Energy. The Global Industrial segment provides water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to large industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, chemical, mining and primary metals, power generation, pulp and paper, and commercial laundry industries. The Global Institutional segment offers specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government and education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment provides the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications. The company also offers pest elimination services to detect, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects, in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers; and equipment repair, maintenance, and preventive maintenance services for the commercial food service industry. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales personnel, corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. Ecolab Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerDec 08Sale135.711,250169,6347,725Dec 08 05:17 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JChief Financial OfficerDec 07Sale136.301,708232,807138,005Dec 07 06:38 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEODec 06Sale137.0918,0002,467,656463,447Dec 06 05:06 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Regions PresidentDec 06Sale136.998,0531,103,18015,837Dec 08 05:24 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres. Global Inst.Dec 05Option Exercise48.0619,300927,46262,583Dec 07 06:25 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JChief Financial OfficerDec 05Option Exercise45.6714,500662,143149,089Dec 07 06:38 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres. Global Inst.Dec 05Sale137.5419,3002,654,48343,283Dec 07 06:25 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COODec 05Sale137.5011,6441,601,09774,842Dec 06 05:19 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerDec 04Option Exercise71.544,200300,46811,815Dec 05 05:26 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEODec 04Option Exercise45.67156,4007,142,006583,948Dec 06 05:06 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COODec 04Option Exercise48.0634,7001,667,509109,542Dec 06 05:19 PM
Berger Larry LExecutive VP & CTODec 04Sale137.375,197713,91233,110Dec 06 05:11 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Regions PresidentDec 01Option Exercise35.6321,100751,79336,937Dec 05 05:30 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerDec 01Sale134.7734746,7657,615Dec 05 05:26 PM
MacLennan DavidDirectorNov 06Buy131.7745059,2982,000Nov 08 06:00 PM
Wyant Jill SEVP & Pres - Global F&B, H, LSSep 15Option Exercise43.1525,3001,091,71227,710Sep 19 04:45 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOSep 14Sale130.637,397966,23374,842Sep 15 04:56 PM
GATES WILLIAM H III10% OwnerAug 03Buy132.5775,50010,009,12628,495,893Aug 07 05:29 PM
Taylor Stephen MEVP and Pres. - Nalco ChampionJun 09Sale133.0623,1513,080,44944,466Jun 13 05:02 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerJun 06Option Exercise55.601,00055,5958,922Jun 08 04:45 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerJun 06Sale133.521,000133,5227,922Jun 08 04:45 PM
McCormick Michael C.Ex.VP, GC & Asst. SecretaryJun 02Option Exercise48.068,700418,07956,189Jun 06 04:41 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres. Global Inst.May 30Option Exercise45.6713,700625,61157,342Jun 01 05:18 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres. Global Inst.May 30Sale131.3013,7001,798,74243,642Jun 01 05:18 PM
Beck ChristopheEVP & Pres-Global Nalco WaterMay 19Sale127.116,959884,56521,419May 19 04:32 PM
Beck ChristopheEVP & Pres-Global Nalco WaterMay 17Option Exercise45.6721,000958,96542,419May 19 04:32 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOMay 08Option Exercise45.6731,4001,433,88145,230May 10 04:55 PM
Casale Carl MDirectorMay 05Buy126.335,000631,65511,495May 05 04:46 PM
Berger Larry LExecutive VP & CTOMar 16Option Exercise54.1416,100871,70647,378Mar 17 05:54 PM
BECK BARBARADirectorMar 15Sale125.2912,0361,508,03920,283Mar 17 05:51 PM
LEVIN JERRY WDirectorMar 08Sale124.4974893,12132,521Mar 10 04:37 PM
LEVIN JERRY WDirectorMar 03Option Exercise110.386,325698,18335,111Mar 07 06:15 PM
BECK BARBARADirectorMar 01Option Exercise45.5918,900861,60034,050Mar 02 04:58 PM
ZILLMER JOHN JDirectorFeb 28Option Exercise42.914,300184,49218,054Mar 02 04:55 PM
HIGGINS ARTHUR JDirectorFeb 27Sale125.105,000625,50014,219Mar 01 05:09 PM