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ECL [NYSE]
Ecolab Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E38.58 EPS (ttm)5.36 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand287.60M Perf Week0.41%
Market Cap59.48B Forward P/E31.19 EPS next Y6.63 Insider Trans-25.12% Shs Float286.29M Perf Month4.61%
Income1.57B PEG2.85 EPS next Q1.71 Inst Own89.90% Short Float1.54% Perf Quarter13.93%
Sales14.77B P/S4.03 EPS this Y14.10% Inst Trans0.95% Short Ratio3.77 Perf Half Y26.50%
Book/sh28.60 P/B7.23 EPS next Y12.16% ROA7.30% Target Price204.12 Perf Year41.58%
Cash/sh0.43 P/C475.83 EPS next 5Y13.55% ROE18.50% 52W Range135.77 - 209.24 Perf YTD40.35%
Dividend1.84 P/FCF55.10 EPS past 5Y10.50% ROI11.20% 52W High-0.90% Beta0.80
Dividend %0.89% Quick Ratio0.80 Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.20% 52W Low52.73% ATR4.01
Employees49000 Current Ratio1.20 Sales Q/Q1.90% Oper. Margin13.30% RSI (14)60.11 Volatility1.79% 2.05%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.86 EPS Q/Q1.90% Profit Margin10.10% Rel Volume0.73 Prev Close206.81
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.73 EarningsJul 30 BMO Payout33.50% Avg Volume1.17M Price207.35
Recom2.50 SMA202.94% SMA504.70% SMA20018.91% Volume149,143 Change0.26%
May-01-19Reiterated BofA/Merrill Buy $178 → $200
Apr-18-19Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral $180 → $186
Feb-20-19Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral $157 → $167
Oct-31-18Upgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Overweight
Oct-23-18Resumed BofA/Merrill Buy $123
Jun-22-18Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
May-02-18Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
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-15-19 09:30AM  AXTA vs. ECL: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
09:19AM  Ecolab's Chemstar Buyout to Boost Food & Beverage Business Zacks
07:08AM  Is Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Worth US$202 Based On Its Intrinsic Value? Simply Wall St.
Aug-12-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Acquires Cleaning Solutions Provider Chemstar Business Wire
Aug-07-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Again Recognized as One of the Best Companies to Sell for by Selling Power Magazine Business Wire
Aug-02-19 07:15PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) EVP & Chief Supply Chain Off Alex N Blanco Sold $10.4 million of Shares GuruFocus.com
05:09AM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jul-19 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Aug-01-19 01:00PM  Ecolab Declares Regular Dividend Business Wire
11:37AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Comcast, Ecolab, General Dynamics, Illinois Tool Works and O'Reilly Automotive Zacks
07:03AM  Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet Simply Wall St.
Jul-31-19 02:52PM  Top Stock Reports for Comcast, Ecolab & General Dynamics Zacks
Jul-30-19 08:24PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool
06:34PM  Ecolab Leans on Strong Industrial Margins in the Second Quarter Motley Fool
04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for August 6, 2019 Business Wire
02:45PM  Ecolab Ranked in Top 10% on Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index Business Wire
11:07AM  3 Charts That Suggest Materials Sector Is Headed Higher Investopedia
09:52AM  Ecolab (ECL) Q2 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Revenues Miss Zacks
09:45AM  Ecolab (ECL) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates Zacks
09:30AM  AXTA or ECL: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
08:30AM  Ecolab Second Quarter Reported Diluted EPS $1.26; Adjusted Diluted EPS $1.42, +12%; 2019 Adjusted Diluted EPS Forecast Remains $5.80 to $6.00, +10% To 14% Business Wire
06:37AM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
Jul-29-19 02:52PM  Ecolab's Q2 Earnings Outlook Benzinga
Jul-27-19 12:23PM  3 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy and Hold Forever Motley Fool
Jul-23-19 10:32AM  Ecolab (ECL) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
Jul-22-19 02:46PM  Ecolab Recognized as a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Company for Its Support of Service Members, Veterans and Military Families Business Wire
Jul-16-19 08:00AM  Can Global Industrial Unit Drive Ecolab's (ECL) Q2 Earnings? Zacks
Jul-15-19 08:24PM  Techstars Farm to Fork debuts newest crop of ag-tech startups American City Business Journals
08:18AM  Why Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) CEO Pay Matters To You Simply Wall St.
Jul-11-19 02:14PM  Here's Why Ecolab Rose 34% in the First Half of 2019 Motley Fool
Jul-08-19 11:13AM  Ecolab Ahead of Pace to Save Enough Water for 1 Billion People Business Wire
Jul-02-19 12:55PM  5 Companies Hit 52-Week Highs GuruFocus.com
Jun-27-19 12:13PM  Ecolab, Davis family invest in hotel next to Minnesota Vikings HQ American City Business Journals
Jun-25-19 11:03AM  3 ETFs to Play China-Driven Basic Materials Breakout Investopedia
06:00AM  An Argus Research Portfolio for Sustainable Impact Stocks MoneyShow
Jun-21-19 02:27PM  Heres who Americas CEOs are backing in the Democratic presidential race MarketWatch
Jun-20-19 02:12PM  Heres What Hedge Funds Think About Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Insider Monkey
Jun-19-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on July 30 Business Wire
Jun-13-19 10:40AM  Why Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Is A Dividend Rockstar Simply Wall St.
08:05AM  Ecolab's (ECL) New Digital Dashboards to Improve Healthcare Zacks
Jun-12-19 08:30AM  Ecolabs Digitally Enabled Programs Utilize Predictive Analytics and Dashboard Visibility to Help Improve Hospital Cleanliness and Patient Health Business Wire
Jun-11-19 09:53AM  Ecolab Unveils Innovative Tested Tool to Improve Food Safety Zacks
Jun-07-19 10:17AM  Materials ETFs Surge Amid Rate Cut Hopes Investopedia
08:30AM  Ecolab Launches Food Safety Culture Assessment to Help Improve Food Safety Behavior Business Wire
Jun-05-19 10:00AM  Ecolab's Nalco Water to Boost Public Health With New Offering Zacks
Jun-04-19 09:31PM  Can the FOMC Combat the Impact of Tariffs? Investopedia
May-30-19 09:31AM  Ecolab (ECL) Up 0.1% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
08:30AM  Nalco Water Launches LegionGuard LG25 to Help Reduce Legionella Risk Business Wire
May-29-19 04:35PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for June 5, 2019 Business Wire
04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for June 4, 2019 Business Wire
02:40PM  Is Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) A Financially Sound Company? Simply Wall St.
May-27-19 09:39AM  How Much Of easyCALL.pl S.A. (WSE:ECL) Do Insiders Own? Simply Wall St.
May-23-19 12:03PM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
May-21-19 08:30AM  Ecolab Event Raises More Than $200,000 for National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarships Business Wire
May-20-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for May 29, 2019 Business Wire
May-17-19 08:30AM  Ecolab's Advanced Health Department Intelligence Program Honored with 2019 Kitchen Innovations Award Business Wire
May-08-19 03:42PM  Ecolab's Doug Baker throws support behind Uptown-to-downtown St. Paul rapid-transit line American City Business Journals
May-07-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for May 15, 2019 Business Wire
May-03-19 10:26AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Apple, Microsoft, General Electric, Ecolab and Celgene Zacks
May-02-19 06:57PM  Edited Transcript of ECL earnings conference call or presentation 30-Apr-19 5:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
04:30PM  Ecolab Annual Meeting Results Announced Business Wire
03:08PM  Top Analyst Reports for Apple, Microsoft & General Electric Zacks
12:40PM  Ecolab Declares Regular Dividend Business Wire
Apr-30-19 07:19PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool
04:46PM  Ecolab Rides 44% Tax Expense Reduction to a Strong 2019 Start Motley Fool
04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for May 7, 2019 Business Wire
09:57AM  Ecolab (ECL) Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates in Q1 Zacks
09:45AM  Ecolab (ECL) Q1 Earnings Surpass Estimates Zacks
08:36AM  Ecolab: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:30AM  Ecolab First Quarter Reported Diluted EPS $1.01; Adjusted Diluted EPS $1.03, +13%; 2019 Adjusted Diluted EPS Forecast Remains $5.80 to $6.00, +10% to 14% Business Wire
Apr-29-19 06:43PM  Ecolab Expected to Earn $1.02 a Share TheStreet.com
Apr-27-19 06:00AM  Morningstar Runs the Numbers Morningstar
Apr-24-19 04:30PM  Ecolab to Webcast Annual Meeting on May 2, 2019 Business Wire
12:12PM  Is Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) High P/E Ratio A Problem For Investors? Simply Wall St.
10:46AM  Can Global Industrial Unit Fuel Ecolab's (ECL) Q1 Earnings? Zacks
Apr-23-19 10:32AM  Ecolab (ECL) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth Zacks
Apr-22-19 07:00AM  The Best Way to Play Rising Fresh Water Costs Morningstar
Apr-19-19 08:01AM  Orbie Awards finalists bring years of experience, leadership to CIO roles American City Business Journals
05:00AM  2019 Twin Cities CIO of the Year Orbie Awards Finalist: Anil Arcalgud, EVP and CIO, Ecolab Inc. American City Business Journals
Apr-09-19 02:47PM  Dow 30 Is Now Dow 29 as Dow Inc. Does Not Belong Investopedia
12:06PM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
11:44AM  Will Ecolab Inc.'s (NYSE:ECL) Earnings Grow In The Next Couple Of Years? Simply Wall St.
Apr-05-19 07:28AM  Ecolab joins campaign for LGBTQ Equality Act American City Business Journals
Mar-28-19 06:10AM  Report by Nature Conservancy, Ecolab urges greater protection for Mississippi River American City Business Journals
Mar-27-19 11:42PM  Were Hedge Funds Right About Ecolab Inc. (ECL)? Insider Monkey
Mar-26-19 04:30PM  Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on April 30 Business Wire
11:37AM  Can You Imagine How Ecolabs (NYSE:ECL) Shareholders Feel About The 61% Share Price Increase? Simply Wall St.
Mar-22-19 03:34PM  Here's Why You Should Retain Ecolab Stock in Your Portfolio Zacks
Mar-21-19 09:30AM  Why Is Ecolab (ECL) Up 5.6% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
08:30AM  Ecolab-GreenBiz Survey Finds Corporations Still Struggle to Translate Water Goals into Action on the Ground Business Wire
Mar-19-19 12:54PM  Ecolab president and COO Thomas Handley to retire American City Business Journals
Mar-18-19 08:30AM  Christophe Beck Named Ecolab President and COO; Thomas Handley to Lead Upstream Spin-off Until Retirement Business Wire
08:17AM  Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF (FMAT)? Zacks
Mar-14-19 01:11PM  How Companies Are Confronting the New Normal of Water Scarcity Barrons.com
08:30AM  Ecolab Launches Smart Water Navigator to Help Companies Improve Water Management Business Wire
Mar-05-19 09:15PM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) Chairman and CEO Douglas M Jr Baker Sold $26.7 million of Shares GuruFocus.com
Mar-04-19 09:19AM  Are Ecolab Inc.s (NYSE:ECL) Returns On Investment Worth Your While? Simply Wall St.
Mar-01-19 07:48AM  Ecolab Inc (ECL) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018 GuruFocus.com
Feb-26-19 08:40AM  Ethisphere Names Ecolab One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for 13th Consecutive Year PR Newswire
Feb-22-19 11:28AM  Ecolab Declares Regular Dividend PR Newswire
09:30AM  ICL vs. ECL: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services worldwide. The company operates through Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy, and Other segments. The Global Industrial segment offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, transportation, chemical, primary metals and mining, power generation, pulp and paper, pharmaceutical, and commercial laundry. The Global Institutional segment provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government, education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment offers the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications under the Nalco Champion name. This segment also provides additives for drilling and well stimulation, corrosion inhibitors, oil and water separation, scale control, paraffin and asphaltene control, biocides, hydrate control, hydrogen sulfide removal, oil dispersants, foamers and anti-foamers, flow improvers, anti-foulants, crude desalting, monomer inhibitors, anti-oxidants, fuel and lubricant additives, and water treatment. The Other segment 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. This segment also produces and sells colloidal silica for binding and polishing applications in semiconductor, catalyst, and aerospace component manufacturing, as well as chemical industries. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales and corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Blanco Alex NEVP & Chief Supply Chain OffAug 01Option Exercise75.3446,0003,465,41059,425Aug 02 05:12 PM
Blanco Alex NEVP & Chief Supply Chain OffAug 01Sale203.0751,40010,437,6958,025Aug 02 05:12 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstJun 14Sale198.1710,0001,981,7300Jun 17 08:28 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorJun 13Option Exercise64.001,50095,99320,987Jun 14 04:47 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorJun 13Sale199.251,500298,86919,487Jun 14 04:47 PM
BILLER LESLIE SDirectorJun 06Sale195.019,9751,945,24549,164Jun 10 04:48 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevJun 05Option Exercise48.062,00096,11020,907Jun 07 06:32 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP - Special InitiativesJun 05Option Exercise71.5432,6002,332,20475,722Jun 07 06:39 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevJun 05Sale190.852,936560,34117,011Jun 07 06:32 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP - Special InitiativesJun 05Sale190.5744,8358,544,23430,887Jun 07 06:39 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOJun 04Option Exercise71.5412,600901,40442,032Jun 06 05:01 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOJun 04Sale188.5312,6002,375,47829,432Jun 06 05:01 PM
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesMay 28Option Exercise55.606,300350,24917,583May 30 04:56 PM
Marsh Laurie MEVP - Human ResourcesMay 28Sale182.046,3001,146,85811,283May 30 04:56 PM
Simermeyer Elizabeth AEVP - Global MarCom & Life SciMay 22Option Exercise107.694,735509,88810,421May 24 05:11 PM
Simermeyer Elizabeth AEVP - Global MarCom & Life SciMay 22Sale183.903,875712,6096,546May 24 05:11 PM
Wyant Jill SEVP & Pres - Global RGNs & HCMay 07Option Exercise51.9423,9001,241,25747,018May 09 05:51 PM
Wyant Jill SEVP & Pres - Global RGNs & HCMay 07Sale179.1429,3005,248,69217,718May 09 05:51 PM
LAVANDIER BRUNOSVP & Corporate ControllerMay 02Sale183.272,969544,1207,732May 03 05:32 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOMar 18Option Exercise71.5452,2003,734,388184,794Mar 20 05:16 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstMar 18Option Exercise48.0611,600557,49634,666Mar 20 05:22 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global InstMar 18Sale174.3911,6002,022,87923,066Mar 20 05:22 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOMar 18Sale174.1872,52612,632,878112,268Mar 20 05:16 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevMar 13Sale172.263,027521,43118,907Mar 15 05:09 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorMar 07Option Exercise51.744,200217,28723,467Mar 08 06:24 PM
REICH VICTORIADirectorMar 07Sale170.074,200714,31119,267Mar 08 06:24 PM
MacLennan DavidDirectorMar 06Buy171.051,000171,0503,500Mar 08 06:18 PM
Inchaustegui RobertoEVP & Pres-Global Serv & SpecMar 04Option Exercise65.3737,2002,431,68064,032Mar 05 07:17 PM
Inchaustegui RobertoEVP & Pres-Global Serv & SpecMar 04Sale169.0837,2006,289,61626,832Mar 05 07:17 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEOMar 01Option Exercise55.60192,10010,679,800728,160Mar 05 07:06 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOMar 01Option Exercise103.278,910920,09142,964Mar 05 07:10 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JCFO and TreasurerMar 01Option Exercise55.6015,400856,163171,040Mar 05 07:13 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JCFO and TreasurerMar 01Sale169.939,7991,665,173161,241Mar 05 07:13 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOMar 01Sale170.3512,2122,080,26530,752Mar 05 07:10 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEOMar 01Sale170.14157,12526,732,462571,035Mar 05 07:06 PM
BILLER LESLIE SDirectorFeb 15Option Exercise38.635,200200,85060,093Feb 19 05:08 PM
ZILLMER JOHN JDirectorFeb 11Option Exercise38.635,200200,85029,236Feb 13 05:36 PM
BILLER LESLIE SDirectorNov 30Sale160.402,811450,88457,842Dec 03 05:40 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEONov 07Option Exercise48.0640,0251,923,401558,017Nov 09 04:44 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEONov 07Sale160.2040,0256,411,925517,992Nov 09 04:44 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevNov 06Option Exercise35.632,00071,26021,937Nov 08 04:53 PM
SCHMECHEL DANIEL JCFO and TreasurerSep 18Option Exercise48.0614,500696,798157,482Sep 20 05:07 PM
HANDLEY THOMAS WPresident and COOSep 18Option Exercise55.6042,3002,351,669155,013Sep 20 05:02 PM
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEOSep 18Option Exercise48.06120,0755,770,204592,839Sep 20 04:56 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres - Global InstSep 13Option Exercise55.6025,0001,389,87572,043Sep 14 05:46 PM
Hickey Michael AEVP & Pres - Global InstSep 13Sale155.8032,4685,058,57939,575Sep 14 05:46 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevSep 12Option Exercise35.632,00071,26021,034Sep 14 05:40 PM
Berger Larry LEVP & CTOSep 10Sale153.659,3171,431,57631,093Sep 12 04:56 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global Ent EffSep 06Option Exercise45.679,800447,51729,482Sep 07 05:06 PM
Mulhere Timothy PEVP & Pres - Global Ent EffSep 06Sale152.599,8001,495,42119,682Sep 07 05:06 PM
Brown Darrell REVP & Pres - Energy ServicesAug 31Option Exercise38.6111,800455,55722,141Sep 05 04:46 PM
Brown Darrell REVP & Pres - Energy ServicesAug 31Sale150.2511,8001,772,99710,341Sep 05 04:46 PM
Busch Angela MEVP - Corp & Bus DevAug 28Option Exercise35.632,00071,26019,974Aug 30 05:30 PM
HIGGINS ARTHUR JDirectorAug 27Option Exercise49.538,700430,92525,563Aug 29 04:55 PM
HIGGINS ARTHUR JDirectorAug 27Sale149.768,7001,302,94716,863Aug 29 04:55 PM