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Ecolab Inc (ECL)

NYSE: Consumer Goods

Company Profile
Price and Volume
Recent Price 115.81
52 Week High 118.46
52 Week Low 97.78
Avg. Daily Vol. (Mil) 1.05
Beta (3 year) 0.89
Share Related Items
Mkt Cap (Mil) 34,483.66
Shares Out (Mil) 297.76
Float (Mil) 263.20
Dividend Information
Yield % 1.10
Annual Dividend 1.32
Payout Ratio 31.00
Financial Strength
Quick Ratio 0.70
Current Ratio 1.20
LT Debt/ Equity 0.79
Total Debt / Equity 1.05
Valuation Ratios
Price Earnings 28.50
Price/Sales 2.45
Price/Book 5.02
Price/Cash Flow 16.10
Per Share Data
Earnings 4.06
Sales 47.23
Book Value 23.08
Cash Flow 7.17
Business Summary
Ecolab Inc develops and markets cleaning and sanitizing premium programs, products and services for the hospitality, foodservice, healthcare, industrial and energy markets.
General Information
370 Wabasha Street North
St. Paul, MN 55102
www.ecolab.com
Industry : Consumer Non-Durables
Sector: Consumer Goods
Employees: 47000
CEO: Douglas M. Baker,Jr
Short Interest
Current Month (Mil) 5.96
Previous Month (Mil) 6.11
Short Interest Ratio (Days) 6.00
Management Effectiveness
Return on Equity 18.40
Return on Assets 6.60
Return on Investments 10.30
Profitability
Gross Margin 52.60
EBIT Margin 14.10
Profit Margin 8.90
ECL News

Analysts Ratings for ECL

Rating Current 1-Mo Ago 2-Mo Ago 3-Mo Ago
Strong Buy 12 12 12 12
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 4 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
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