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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M34,193Revenue $M14,281Net Margin (%)8.4Z-Score3.2
Enterprise Value $M40,619EPS $3.9Operating Margin %13.7F-Score7
P/E(ttm))28.9Cash Flow Per Share $3.3Pre-tax Margin (%)11.9Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book4.710-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.3Quick Ratio0.8Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.55-y EBITDA Growth Rate %17.6Current Ratio1.1Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow21.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %19.1ROA % (ttm)6.1Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.1Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)16.3Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %29.0Shares Outstanding M299ROI % (ttm)5.0Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with ECL

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
ECLJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Buy 0.03%$101.55 - $114.65
($109.45)
$ 114.264%New holding37,433
ECLRay Dalio 2014-12-31 Buy 0.01%$101.55 - $114.65
($109.39)
$ 114.264%New holding10,510
ECLTom Gayner 2014-06-30 Add0.06%$103.7 - $110.34
($107.1)
$ 114.266%Add 25.71%88,000
ECLChris Davis 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.14%$98.03 - $111.24
($104.68)
$ 114.268%Reduce -10.46%4,585,043
ECLTom Gayner 2014-03-31 Add0.04%$98.03 - $111.24
($104.68)
$ 114.268%Add 24.11%70,000
ECLJohn Burbank 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.24%$85.83 - $99.12
($93.04)
$ 114.2619%Sold Out0
ECLJohn Burbank 2013-06-30 Buy 0.24%$79.34 - $89.14
($84.42)
$ 114.2626%New holding84,482
ECLJohn Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out -1.4%$63.63 - $72.72
($69.62)
$ 114.2639%Sold Out0
ECLChris Davis 2012-09-30 Add0.23%$63.47 - $68.96
($65.76)
$ 114.2642%Add 38.58%5,471,798
ECLJohn Burbank 2012-09-30 Add0.18%$63.47 - $68.96
($65.76)
$ 114.2642%Add 14.42%468,200
ECLJohn Burbank 2012-06-30 Add0.45%$60.49 - $67.7
($63.97)
$ 114.2644%Add 91.30%409,200
ECLTom Gayner 2011-12-31 Add0.07%$48.07 - $57.81
($54.21)
$ 114.2653%Add 83.33%48,400
ECLRon Baron 2011-12-31 Add0.02%$48.07 - $57.81
($54.21)
$ 114.2653%Add 30.50%269,736
ECLJean-Marie Eveillard 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.01%$48.07 - $57.81
($54.21)
$ 114.2653%Sold Out0
ECLChris Davis 2011-09-30 Buy 0.43%$44.53 - $56.64
($51.13)
$ 114.2655%New holding3,917,578
ECLRon Baron 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.11%$44.53 - $56.64
($51.13)
$ 114.2655%Reduce -62.86%206,692
ECLTom Gayner 2011-09-30 Buy 0.08%$44.53 - $56.64
($51.13)
$ 114.2655%New holding26,400
ECLJean-Marie Eveillard 2011-09-30 Buy 0.01%$44.53 - $56.64
($51.13)
$ 114.2655%New holding50,000
ECLRay Dalio 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.0043%$44.53 - $56.64
($50.82)
$ 114.2656%Sold Out0
ECLRon Baron 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.19%$47.12 - $50.62
($49.24)
$ 114.2657%Reduce -56.00%533,822
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

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ECL: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Beck ChristopheEVP and Regions President 2014-12-05Sell10,400$109.754.11view
SEIFERT JAMES JEx.VP, Gen. Counsel & Secy. 2014-11-25Sell23,100$113.750.45view
Inchaustegui RobertoEVP & Pres.-Global Serv & Spec 2014-11-21Sell28,350$115-0.64view
SEIFERT JAMES JEx.VP, Gen. Counsel & Secy. 2014-11-20Sell23,100$113.750.45view
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEO 2014-11-20Sell45,000$113.390.77view
LEVIN JERRY WDirector 2014-08-29Sell855$114.68-0.37view
Berger Larry LExecutive VP & CTO 2014-08-25Sell2,200$114.79-0.46view
Hughes Bryan LSr. VP & Corporate Controler 2014-08-25Sell3,075$114.34-0.07view
LEVIN JERRY WDirector 2014-06-11Sell1,592$109.414.43view
BAKER DOUGLAS M JRChairman and CEO 2014-06-11Sell30,000$109.384.46view

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    Ecolab’s Management Sells Stock, While Gurus Sustain Positions Mar 13 2014 
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    Upcoming Reports in the Specialty Chemicals Segment Oct 28 2013 
    Weekly 52-Week High Companies: Ametek Inc., Ecolab Inc., EOG Resources, American International Group Jul 21 2013 
    4 Dogs of the Dividend Aristocrats Index Jul 18 2013 
    52-Week High Companies: Ameriprise Financial Inc., American International Group Inc., Discover Commu Jul 15 2013 

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