Ecolab Profile

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Ecolab exotic insider transaction detected

Ecolab insider trading alert for general transaction of common stock by Fritze Steven L, Chief Financial Officer, on April 23, 2018. This event was filed by Ecolab Inc with SEC on 2009-12-04. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Ecolab Summary

Ecolab (ECL) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in MINNESOTA, U.S.A and employs 48,400 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 42.96 B. Ecolab runs under Basic Materials sector within Business Services industry. This company has 288.35 M outstanding shares of which 6.18 M shares are currently shorted by investors with about 5.8 days to cover shorted positions. ECOLAB INC has about 211.4 M in cash with 1.2 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.73.
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Ownership Allocation (%)

Target Price Odds Analysis

Below OddsHorizonTargetAbove Odds
about 98.0%30 days 149.15  about 1.99%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Ecolab to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 1.99% (This Ecolab probability density function shows the probability of Ecolab Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

Top Holders

Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Jensen Investment Management IncCommon Shares2.8 M387.3 M
Impax Asset Management LtdCommon Shares1.4 M197.5 M
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Key Fundamentals

Ecolab Against Markets

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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 New York Stock Exchange. It employs 48400 people. more
Fama & French Consumer Goods
Consumer Goods
Fama & French Classification
ChairmanDouglas BakerView All
Thematic Classification
Currently Active Investing Idea
  Consumer Goods
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Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
Services, Business Services
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address1 Ecolab Place
Foreign Associate  Mexico
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00031462.0
SectorBasic Materials
IndustryBusiness Services
Contact Number800 232 6522
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


Ecolab Analyst Recommendations
Target PriceAdvice# of Analysts
Ecolab current and past analyst recommendations published by number of research institutions as well as average analyst consensus
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Ecolab Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate0.81May 2, 2017
Ecolab normalized analysts earnings estimates for actual as well as projected forward EPS values taken as an average expert opinion over time
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Ecolab Corporate Directors
Stephen Chazen Director
Arthur Higgins Independent Director
Michael Larson Independent Director
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