Ecolab Profile

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Exercise or conversion by Joel Johnson of 4282 shares of Ecolab subject to Rule 16b-3

Ecolab insider trading alert for exercise of stock option (right to buy) by Joel Johnson, the corporate stakeholder, on August 13, 2018. This event was filed by Ecolab Inc with SEC on 2012-12-07. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Ecolab Summary

Ecolab (ECL) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in MINNESOTA U.S.A and employs 48,000 people. Ecolab is listed under Consumer Goods category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with total capitalization of 42.23 B. Ecolab runs under Basic Materials sector within Business Services industry. This company has 288.9 M outstanding shares of which 6.3 M shares are currently shorted by investors with about 5.96 days to cover shorted positions. ECOLAB INC has about 54.2 M in cash with 1.19 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.19.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 146.86HorizonTargetOdds Above 146.86
84.32%30 days 146.86 15.37%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Ecolab to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 15.37% (This Ecolab probability density function shows the probability of Ecolab Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Blackrock IncCommon Shares15.9 M2.2 B
Bank Of New York Mellon CorpCommon Shares3.8 M526.6 M
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Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales personnel, corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. Ecolab operates under Specialty Chemicals classification in USA and traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 48000 people. more
Fama & French Consumer Goods
Consumer Goods
Fama & French Classification
Ecolab SEC Filings
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ChairmanDouglas BakerView All
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  Consumer Goods
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Basic Materials, Specialty Chemicals
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address1 Ecolab Place
Foreign Associate  Mexico
ExchangeBATS Exchange
CIK Number0000031462
SectorBasic Materials
IndustryBusiness Services
Phone800 232 6522
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


Ecolab Corporate Directors
Stephen Chazen Director
Arthur Higgins Independent Director
Michael Larson Independent Director
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