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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

148.55USD
19 Oct 2018
Change (% chg)

$1.05 (+0.71%)
Prev Close
$147.50
Open
$148.08
Day's High
$149.15
Day's Low
$147.90
Volume
330,523
Avg. Vol
305,347
52-wk High
$159.67
52-wk Low
$125.74

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.65 December 20 Oct 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 7 7 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 4 4 4 4
(3) HOLD 10 10 11 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 2
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.29 2.23 2.26 2.30

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 Dec-18 14 3,827.12 3,910.55 3,669.00 3,767.81
Quarter Ending Mar-19 7 3,647.67 3,724.58 3,564.36 3,529.56
Year Ending Dec-18 20 14,744.10 14,925.00 14,427.00 14,413.90
Year Ending Dec-19 20 15,558.00 15,879.00 15,097.00 15,076.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 19 1.65 1.75 1.56 1.58
Quarter Ending Mar-19 10 1.06 1.12 1.01 1.13
Year Ending Dec-18 21 5.36 5.45 5.23 5.35
Year Ending Dec-19 22 6.02 6.20 5.86 5.92
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 13.60 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 Dec-18 3,827.12 3,835.86 3,838.26 3,830.39 3,767.81
Quarter Ending Mar-19 3,647.67 3,653.02 3,653.02 3,659.31 3,529.56
Year Ending Dec-18 14,744.10 14,757.10 14,765.20 14,757.50 14,413.90
Year Ending Dec-19 15,558.00 15,569.30 15,591.00 15,571.70 15,076.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1.65 1.66 1.66 1.67 1.58
Quarter Ending Mar-19 1.06 1.06 1.07 1.07 1.13
Year Ending Dec-18 5.36 5.36 5.37 5.38 5.35
Year Ending Dec-19 6.02 6.02 6.03 6.04 5.92

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 3 0 4
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 2 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 3 0 5
Year Ending Dec-19 0 3 0 5
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 3 0 5
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 2 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 3 0 5
Year Ending Dec-19 0 3 0 5