Ecolab Inc. (ECL)

NYSE: ECL · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
195.09 -18.08 (-8.48%)
Jan 21, 2022 4:02 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap55.91B
Revenue (ttm)12.43B
Net Income (ttm)1.13B
Shares Out286.57M
EPS (ttm)3.91
PE Ratio49.88
Forward PE38.61
Dividend$1.95 (1.00%)
Ex-Dividend DateDec 13, 2021
Volume4,800,461
Open202.50
Previous Close213.17
Day's Range194.02 - 203.49
52-Week Range194.02 - 238.93
Beta1.01
AnalystsBuy
Price Target236.94 (+21.5%)
Earnings DateFeb 15, 2022

About ECL

Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and infection prevention solutions and services worldwide. Its Global Industrial segment offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions to manufacturing, food and beverage processing, transportation, chemical, metals and mining, power generation, pulp and paper, commercial laundry, petroleum, and petrochemical industries. The company's Global Institutional & Specialty segment provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging...

IndustryChemicals
Founded1923
CEODouglas Baker
Employees44,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolECL
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 21 analysts, the average rating for Ecolab stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 236.94, which is an increase of 21.45% from the latest price.

Price Target
$236.94
(21.45% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Ecolab Life Sciences Announces 12% Price Increase

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL), the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services, will begin implementing a price increase for all Life Scien...

2 days ago - Business Wire

Ecolab Expects Strong 4Q 2021 Sales Growth but Lower Than Expected EPS Growth Due to COVID & Supply Chain Disruptions...

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab said that it expects reported sales to increase 10% versus last year and acquisition adjusted fixed currency sales growth to accelerate to 9% in its fourth quart...

3 days ago - Business Wire

Ecolab Ranks #33 on Corporate Knights' 2022 List of the World's Most Sustainable Corporations

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services, has again been named to Corporate Knights' index of the 100 Most Susta...

4 days ago - Business Wire

Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on February 15

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) will host a live webcast of its fourth quarter earnings conference call to discuss 2021 fourth quarter results. A news release containing fourth quart...

1 week ago - Business Wire

Here's Why You Should Retain Ecolab (ECL) Stock Right Now

Ecolab (ECL) continues to gain traction from a solid product portfolio and segmental strength. However, segmental weakness remains a woe.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab Again Recognized for Global Water Leadership on CDP A List

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL), the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services that protect people and vital resources, has again been reco...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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1 month ago - GuruFocus

Ecolab Announces Announces Extension of Exchange Offer for 2.750% Notes Due 2055

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc. (“Ecolab”) (NYSE:ECL) today announced that it is extending to 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on December 9, 2021, its offer to exchange up to $684,751,000 ...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Daily Dividend Report: Bank Of Montreal, Verizon Communications, Ecolab, Hasbro, Applied Materials, Nucor

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1 month ago - Forbes

Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 6%

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The board of directors of Ecolab Inc. today declared a 6% increase in the company's quarterly cash dividend to $0.51 per common share, to be paid January 18, 2022, to s...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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Ecolab Closes on Purchase of Purolite

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc. has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Purolite, a leading and fast-growing global provider of high-end ion exchange resins for the separatio...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Why Is Ecolab (ECL) Up 4.6% Since Last Earnings Report?

Ecolab (ECL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab's Industrial Segment Announces Price Increase

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ecolab Inc. is implementing price increases for all Industrial segment divisions, effective Dec. 1, 2021, or as contracts permit.

2 months ago - Business Wire

Ecolab Schedules Webcast of Industry Conference for November 9, 2021

ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecolab Inc. President and CEO Christophe Beck will address financial analysts virtually at the Baird Global Industrial Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 9. E...

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Ecolab Schedules Purolite Acquisition Webcast and Conference Call for October 29

ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecolab will host a live webcast on Friday, Oct. 29 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to review its Purolite acquisition, which was announced today. The webcast...

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Ecolab to Acquire Purolite, a Leading Global Provider of Fast-Growing, High Value Separation and Purification Solutio...

Ecolab to pay approximately $3.7 billion in cash Ecolab to pay approximately $3.7 billion in cash

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Is it safe to buy Ecolab shares after surpassing Q3 expectations?

On Tuesday, Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) shares advanced by 3.34% after announcing its most recent quarterly results. The company reported its fiscal third-quarter revenue and earnings before markets opened, ...

2 months ago - Invezz

Ecolab (ECL) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Beat Mark, Margins Down

Ecolab's (ECL) robust performance across the majority of its segments drives its Q3 sales despite pandemic-led business challenges.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab (ECL) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Ecolab (ECL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.98% and 1.13%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab (ECL) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

Ecolab's (ECL) third-quarter results are likely to reflect continued strength across its business segments.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab (ECL) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

Ecolab (ECL) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Ecolab Schedules Webcast and Conference Call on October 26

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecolab will host a live webcast of its third quarter earnings conference call to discuss 2021 third quarter results. A news release containing third q...

4 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Ecolab Named Among the Most Engaged Companies in the World's Largest Corporate Sustainability Initiative

Ecolab announced as UN Global Compact LEAD participant in recognition of the company's long-standing commitment to sustainability Ecolab announced as UN Global Compact LEAD participant in recognition of...

4 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

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