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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

147.31USD
17 Aug 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.62 (+0.42%)
Prev Close
$146.69
Open
$146.86
Day's High
$147.43
Day's Low
$146.48
Volume
374,519
Avg. Vol
332,717
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 1.54 December 18 Aug 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 4
(3) HOLD 11 10 12 12
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 2 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.26 2.30 2.29 2.29

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 15 3,747.79 3,837.00 3,625.00 3,764.14
Quarter Ending Dec-18 15 3,830.39 3,910.55 3,705.00 3,784.45
Year Ending Dec-18 21 14,756.30 15,029.00 14,436.00 14,434.20
Year Ending Dec-19 22 15,565.10 16,018.00 15,228.00 15,077.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 20 1.54 1.66 1.51 1.54
Quarter Ending Dec-18 20 1.67 1.75 1.57 1.59
Year Ending Dec-18 22 5.38 5.45 5.30 5.38
Year Ending Dec-19 24 6.04 6.26 5.80 5.92
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 13.65 15.20 11.28 12.71

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 Jun-18 3,696.11 3,689.60 6.51 0.18
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1.27 1.27 0.00 0.08
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

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 3,747.79 3,751.02 3,756.45 3,762.45 3,764.14
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3,830.39 3,833.19 3,831.77 3,837.99 3,784.45
Year Ending Dec-18 14,756.30 14,764.30 14,799.80 14,813.60 14,434.20
Year Ending Dec-19 15,565.10 15,566.00 15,543.50 15,562.30 15,077.80
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.54 1.54 1.57 1.58 1.54
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.67 1.67 1.64 1.64 1.59
Year Ending Dec-18 5.38 5.38 5.39 5.39 5.38
Year Ending Dec-19 6.04 6.04 6.00 6.01 5.92

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 1 5 9
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 1 6 8
Year Ending Dec-18 1 1 8 11
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 10 11
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 2 17
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 2 13 7
Year Ending Dec-18 1 2 8 7
Year Ending Dec-19 1 1 13 4