The company in question is, Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) currently with a stock price of 76.9 (0.77% today). The market cap for Colgate-Palmolive Company is 67.96 B, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Personal Products industry. The target price for Colgate-Palmolive Company is 75.42. Currently Colgate-Palmolive Company is trading with a P/E of 27.81, and a forward P/E of 24.24. Average volume for Colgate-Palmolive Company is 3503.33 and so far today it is 2889941.
Performance in the last year for Colgate-Palmolive Company has been 7.64%. For EPS growth, Colgate-Palmolive Company has seen a growth of 78.60%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 8.52%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 1.90% over the last five years and could be 8.58% for the next five years. Colgate-Palmolive Company has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 0.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 8.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.36%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 8.38%.
Since the IPO date for Colgate-Palmolive Company on the 01/03/1977, Colgate-Palmolive Company has seen performance year to date to be 17.51%. With Colgate-Palmolive Company trading at 76.9, the dividend yield is 2.08%, and the EPS is 2.77.
So could Colgate-Palmolive Company, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 27.81. The PEG is 3.24, P/S is 4.47 and the P/B is at *TBA. The P/cash is 48.44, with P/free cash flow at 61.5.
Colgate-Palmolive Company ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.2, and the quick ratio is 0.9. This is with long term debt/equity at *TBA, and total debt/equity at *TBA.
In terms of margins, Colgate-Palmolive Company has a gross margin of 60.50%, an operating margin of 25.40% and a profit margin of 16.30%.Payout ratio for Colgate-Palmolive Company is 56.00%. Return on assets come to 19.90% with return on investment coming to 42.70%.
Insider ownership for Colgate-Palmolive Company, is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 76.40%. Outstanding shares are at 883.76. While shares float is 880.36. The float short is currently 0.97%, and short ratio is 2.44.
Graphs: Colgate-Palmolive Company NYSE: CL | Tuesday June 20, 2017
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