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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

ECL.N on New York Stock Exchange

157.79USD
3:43pm GMT
Change (% chg)

$-0.21 (-0.13%)
Prev Close
$158.00
Open
$157.97
Day's High
$158.31
Day's Low
$156.54
Volume
32,588
Avg. Vol
308,231
52-wk High
$160.55
52-wk Low
$125.74

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Sep '18 3,747.20 1.500
Jun '18 3,689.60 1.260
Mar '18 3,470.90 0.883
FY 2017 Dec '17 3,650.70 1.380
Sep '17 3,564.50 1.340
Jun '17 3,460.00 1.002
Mar '17 3,162.40 0.861
FY 2016 Dec '16 3,352.10 1.240
Sep '16 3,386.10 1.270
Jun '16 3,317.20 0.872
Mar '16 3,097.40 0.774
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 14 3,782.81 3,910.55 3,607.00 3,712.37
Quarter Ending Mar-19 8 3,606.67 3,714.37 3,507.80 3,509.92
Year Ending Dec-18 20 14,689.40 14,925.00 14,345.00 14,316.30
Year Ending Dec-19 21 15,514.20 15,898.90 15,110.30 14,955.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 19 1.55 1.73 1.51 1.54
Quarter Ending Mar-19 12 1.03 1.09 0.97 1.11
Year Ending Dec-18 21 5.25 5.30 5.20 5.30
Year Ending Dec-19 23 5.92 6.10 5.65 5.88
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 13.47 15.00 11.60 12.44
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 31.45 26.38 29.06
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 34.40 34.28 154.98
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 26.58 12.45 14.69
Beta 0.88 1.15 1.15
Price to Sales (TTM) 3.14 1.56 2.54
Price to Book (MRQ) 5.76 2.09 2.36
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 7.41 56.52
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 18.91 22.66 17.49
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.04 1.95 1.93
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.08 1.14 1.63
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 13.09 9.80 19.91
Payout Ratio(TTM) 24.10 23.00 55.96

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 5.13 23.82 20.23
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 7.53 18.65 13.13
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.17 5.26 1.32
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 11.95 132.14 169.15
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 13.07 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 14.26 22.11 -4.44
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 7.41 2.03 3.20

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.90 1.46 1.96
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.34 1.98 2.50
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 79.89 22.60 26.98
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 89.59 38.97 36.13
Interest Coverage (TTM) 4.65 15.22 9.64

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 42.66 28.14 24.28
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 46.88 21.61 25.98
EBITD Margin (TTM) 18.02 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 20.67 11.35 20.87
Operating Margin (TTM) 13.69 13.99 11.39
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 13.24 6.91 13.97
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 12.41 14.20 11.13
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 11.36 6.87 13.73
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 10.20 11.15 8.33
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.55 4.74 10.48
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 17.79 29.59 23.02
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 24.68 25.12 24.91

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 300,793 32,546,404 6,676,752,091
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 30,686 4,920,838 588,026,418
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 5.61 4.18 8.44
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 5.39 4.29 6.25
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.73 0.78 0.68

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 7.46 8.83 5.69
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.14 4.85 7.63
Return on Investment (TTM) 9.18 11.56 7.09
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.71 6.80 9.47
Return on Equity (TTM) 19.45 15.14 9.24
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 16.29 9.21 11.54
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 5.21 -1.04 3.17
EPS (TTM) % 10.59 5.24 14.26
Dividend % 5.71 10.40 13.09
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Ecolab Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 9.15 8.60 99 20
13 Week 8.49 10.53 99 18
26 Week 8.28 6.20 99 31
52 Week 22.33 13.69 99 57
YTD 18.74 14.16 99 42
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 88.74%
# of Holders: 1,350
Total Shares Held: 256,351,028
3 Mo. Net Change: -1,388,604
# New Positions: 43
# Closed Positions: 26
# Increased Positions: 295
# Reduced Positions: 300
# Net Buyers: -5
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