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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.12
CL's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 1520 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CL: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CL' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.12 Max: 0.47
Current: 0.12
0.05
0.47
Equity-to-Asset -0.04
CL's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
97% of the 1509 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. CL: -0.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CL' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.04  Med: 0.2 Max: 0.48
Current: -0.04
-0.04
0.48
Debt-to-Equity -13.13
CL's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1241 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. CL: -13.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
CL' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -109.62  Med: 1.69 Max: 26.63
Current: -13.13
-109.62
26.63
Debt-to-EBITDA 1.60
CL's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
64% of the 1181 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.55 vs. CL: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
CL' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.28 Max: 1.96
Current: 1.6
0.8
1.96
Interest Coverage 22.11
CL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 1333 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 14.17 vs. CL: 22.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.11  Med: 31.68 Max: 65.59
Current: 22.11
22.11
65.59
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 7.35
Beneish M-Score: -2.69
WACC vs ROIC
5.39%
45.59%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 24.70
CL's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
94% of the 1532 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CL: 24.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CL' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.23  Med: 23.9 Max: 25.28
Current: 24.7
20.23
25.28
Net Margin % 13.97
CL's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
88% of the 1531 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. CL: 13.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CL' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.63  Med: 13.63 Max: 16.06
Current: 13.97
8.63
16.06
ROA % 17.24
CL's ROA % is ranked higher than
93% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. CL: 17.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CL' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.09  Med: 19.21 Max: 21.7
Current: 17.24
10.09
21.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 94.62
CL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
95% of the 1540 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.41 vs. CL: 94.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CL' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.87  Med: 95.88 Max: 109.3
Current: 94.62
65.87
109.3
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -0.40
CL's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
64% of the 1401 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. CL: -0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CL' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.9  Med: 5.7 Max: 11
Current: -0.4
-2.9
11
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 8.10
CL's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
53% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. CL: 8.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CL' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.9  Med: 8.4 Max: 37.9
Current: 8.1
-6.9
37.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 14.50
CL's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
60% of the 1133 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. CL: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CL' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.8  Med: 10.5 Max: 71
Current: 14.5
-27.8
71
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Colgate-Palmolive Co CL.
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Guru Trades

Q3 2017

CL Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Jeremy Grantham 67,846 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 24,900 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 124,619 sh (+701.20%)
George Soros 431,500 sh (+208.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 106,868 sh (+170.76%)
First Eagle Investment 6,641,548 sh (+35.79%)
NWQ Managers 3,517 sh (+29.11%)
Pioneer Investments 2,357,634 sh (+14.38%)
Ken Fisher 245,596 sh (+3.71%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 159,903 sh (+1.58%)
Yacktman Fund 1,100,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 14,000 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 9,349 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 260,000 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 4,074 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 50,000 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Asset Management 1,248,300 sh (-0.16%)
Jim Simons 9,604,100 sh (-1.53%)
Caxton Associates 10,000 sh (-92.00%)
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Q4 2017

CL Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Julian Robertson 10,000 sh (New)
Tom Russo 2,100 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 832,008 sh (+3241.40%)
Ken Fisher 585,116 sh (+138.24%)
Pioneer Investments 3,828,190 sh (+62.37%)
Yacktman Fund 1,100,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 221,000 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 4,074 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 14,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
NWQ Managers Sold Out
Mairs and Power 9,194 sh (-1.66%)
Yacktman Asset Management 1,222,300 sh (-2.08%)
Jim Simons 8,601,900 sh (-10.44%)
First Eagle Investment 5,374,756 sh (-19.07%)
Caxton Associates 7,500 sh (-25.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 59,417 sh (-44.40%)
Jeremy Grantham 16,897 sh (-75.10%)
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Q1 2018

CL Guru Trades in Q1 2018

John Hussman 50,000 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 36,820 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,761 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 597,056 sh (+3433.50%)
Joel Greenblatt 171,922 sh (+189.35%)
Julian Robertson 15,000 sh (+50.00%)
First Eagle Investment 7,830,595 sh (+45.69%)
Ken Fisher 678,491 sh (+15.96%)
Jim Simons 9,223,600 sh (+7.23%)
Mairs and Power 9,247 sh (+0.58%)
Yacktman Asset Management 1,222,900 sh (+0.05%)
Yacktman Fund 1,100,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 14,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 160,000 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 4,074 sh (unchged)
Tom Russo Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 3,398,767 sh (-11.22%)
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Q2 2018

CL Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Caxton Associates 5,202 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 621,886 sh (+261.73%)
First Eagle Investment 11,172,461 sh (+42.68%)
Pioneer Investments 4,356,951 sh (+28.19%)
Ken Fisher 728,409 sh (+7.36%)
Yacktman Asset Management 1,245,300 sh (+1.83%)
Jeremy Grantham 601,908 sh (+0.81%)
Yacktman Fund 1,100,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 14,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 250,000 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Murray Stahl Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Mairs and Power 9,094 sh (-1.65%)
Jim Simons 7,200,900 sh (-21.93%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,428 sh (-65.30%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with NYSE:CL

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
First Eagle Investment 2018-06-30 Add 42.68%0.53%$61.65 - $72.44 $ 69.076%11,172,461
Yacktman Asset Management 2018-06-30 Add 1.83%0.02%$61.65 - $72.44 $ 69.076%1,245,300
Ken Fisher 2018-06-30 Add 7.36%$61.65 - $72.44 $ 69.076%728,409
Joel Greenblatt 2018-06-30 Add 261.73%0.42%$61.65 - $72.44 $ 69.076%621,886
Julian Robertson 2018-06-30 Sold Out 0.14%$61.65 - $72.44 $ 69.076%0
First Eagle Investment 2018-03-31 Add 45.69%0.44%$68.19 - $77.5 $ 69.07-4%7,830,595
Yacktman Asset Management 2018-03-31 Add 0.05%$68.19 - $77.5 $ 69.07-4%1,222,900
Ken Fisher 2018-03-31 Add 15.96%0.01%$68.19 - $77.5 $ 69.07-4%678,491
Joel Greenblatt 2018-03-31 Add 189.35%0.11%$68.19 - $77.5 $ 69.07-4%171,922
Julian Robertson 2018-03-31 Add 50.00%0.05%$68.19 - $77.5 $ 69.07-4%15,000
First Eagle Investment 2017-12-31 Reduce -19.07%0.21%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%5,374,756
Yacktman Asset Management 2017-12-31 Reduce -2.08%0.02%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%1,222,300
Ken Fisher 2017-12-31 Add 138.24%0.03%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%585,116
Joel Greenblatt 2017-12-31 Reduce -44.40%0.05%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%59,417
Julian Robertson 2017-12-31 New Buy0.12%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%10,000
NWQ Managers 2017-12-31 Sold Out $69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%0
George Soros 2017-12-31 Sold Out 0.94%$69.2 - $75.99 $ 69.07-5%0
First Eagle Investment 2017-09-30 Add 35.79%0.28%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%6,641,548
Yacktman Asset Management 2017-09-30 Reduce -0.16%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%1,248,300
George Soros 2017-09-30 Add 208.21%0.64%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%431,500
Ken Fisher 2017-09-30 Add 3.71%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%245,596
Joel Greenblatt 2017-09-30 Add 170.76%0.07%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%106,868
NWQ Managers 2017-09-30 Add 29.11%$70.78 - $73.94 $ 69.07-4%3,517
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Household & Personal Products    NAICS: 325611    SIC: 2844
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Headquarter Location:USA
Colgate-Palmolive Co is a consumer products company. It provides services such as oral care, personal care, home care and pet nutrition.

Since its founding back in 1806, Colgate-Palmolive is now one of the world's largest consumer product companies. In addition to its namesake oral care line, the firm manufactures shampoos, shower gels, deodorants, and home care products that are sold in over 200 countries around the world (international sales account for about 75% of its consolidated total, including approximately 50% from emerging regions). It also owns specialty pet food maker Hill's, which sells its products through veterinarians and specialty pet retailers.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 27.66
CL's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1218 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.86 vs. CL: 27.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CL' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.87  Med: 24.36 Max: 48.95
Current: 27.66
14.87
48.95
Forward PE Ratio 21.37
CL's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.32 vs. CL: 21.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 27.66
CL's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
65% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.93 vs. CL: 27.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CL' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.87  Med: 24.36 Max: 48.95
Current: 27.66
14.87
48.95
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 31.77
CL's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
65% of the 671 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 22.02 vs. CL: 31.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
CL' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.55  Med: 23.62 Max: 62.78
Current: 31.77
15.55
62.78
PS Ratio 3.87
CL's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 1479 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. CL: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CL' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.96  Med: 3.18 Max: 4.54
Current: 3.87
1.96
4.54
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 24.32
CL's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
53% of the 627 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.80 vs. CL: 24.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
CL' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.83  Med: 22.8 Max: 30.21
Current: 24.32
13.83
30.21
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 20.01
CL's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
66% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 14.07 vs. CL: 20.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CL' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.5  Med: 17.88 Max: 22.92
Current: 20.01
11.5
22.92
EV-to-EBIT 17.53
CL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 1273 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.86 vs. CL: 17.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.3  Med: 16.25 Max: 25.6
Current: 17.53
10.3
25.6
EV-to-EBITDA 15.46
CL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 1322 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.54 vs. CL: 15.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.3  Med: 14.5 Max: 22.2
Current: 15.46
9.3
22.2
EV-to-Revenue 4.21
CL's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
84% of the 1515 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. CL: 4.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
CL' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 3.4 Max: 4.9
Current: 4.21
2.2
4.9
PEG Ratio 25.00
CL's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. CL: 25.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
CL' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.35  Med: 2.56 Max: 103.78
Current: 25
1.35
103.78
Shiller PE Ratio 28.60
CL's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.87 vs. CL: 28.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
CL' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.87  Med: 29.43 Max: 34.71
Current: 28.6
20.87
34.71
Current Ratio 1.06
CL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 1519 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. CL: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CL' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.17 Max: 1.99
Current: 1.06
0.91
1.99
Quick Ratio 0.74
CL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 1518 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. CL: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CL' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.82 Max: 1.37
Current: 0.74
0.63
1.37
Days Inventory 71.35
CL's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
56% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 63.84 vs. CL: 71.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CL' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 64.46  Med: 70.12 Max: 77.21
Current: 71.35
64.46
77.21
Days Sales Outstanding 35.80
CL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
58% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 41.67 vs. CL: 35.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.48  Med: 35.33 Max: 38.72
Current: 35.8
32.48
38.72
Days Payable 64.60
CL's Days Payable is ranked higher than
65% of the 1440 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 47.90 vs. CL: 64.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CL' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.77  Med: 67.22 Max: 71.65
Current: 64.6
57.77
71.65

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.37
CL's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
61% of the 1796 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. CL: 2.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CL' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.7  Med: 2.2 Max: 2.85
Current: 2.37
1.7
2.85
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.65
CL's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 1058 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. CL: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
CL' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.99
Current: 0.65
0.39
0.99
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3.80
CL's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
59% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. CL: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
CL' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 11.6 Max: 15.5
Current: 3.8
3.8
15.5
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.44
CL's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1715 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. CL: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.07
CL's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1779 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. CL: 3.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CL' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.21  Med: 2.86 Max: 3.71
Current: 3.07
2.21
3.71
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.20
CL's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: -2.30 vs. CL: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CL' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.9  Med: 1.3 Max: 3.1
Current: 1.2
-10.9
3.1

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.59
CL's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 816 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. CL: 2.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
CL' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 2.46 Max: 5.22
Current: 2.59
1.45
5.22
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.21
CL's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
61% of the 1376 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. CL: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CL' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.86 Max: 1.4
Current: 1.21
0.19
1.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.70
CL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.16 vs. CL: 5.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 6.15 Max: 9.7
Current: 5.7
3.9
9.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 6.46
CL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 8.45 vs. CL: 6.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.5  Med: 10.5 Max: 17
Current: 6.46
-0.5
17

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $15,754.00
EPS (TTM) $ 2.50
Beta0.46
Volatility15.04%
52-Week Range $61.28 - 77.91
Shares Outstanding (Mil)867.74

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 15,790 16,187 16,432
EBIT (Mil $) 4,014 4,183 4,324
EBITDA (Mil $) 4,476 4,667 4,840
EPS ($) 3.02 3.27 3.37
EPS without NRI ($) 3.02 3.27 3.37
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
8.39%
Dividends per Share ($) 1.67 1.76 1.82

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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