Ecolab Profile

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Acquisition by Jerry Levin of 2400 shares of Ecolab subject to Rule 16b-3

Ecolab Inc insider trading alert for grant of stock option (right to buy) by Jerry Levin, the corporate stakeholder, on January 18, 2018. This event was filed by Ecolab Inc with SEC on 2014-05-12. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Ecolab Summary

Ecolab Inc (ECL) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in MINNESOTA, U.S.A and employs 47,145 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 40.38 B. Ecolab Inc runs under Services sector within Business Services industry. This company has 288.91 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 209.1 M in cash with 1.89 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.72.
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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Schwab Charles Investment Management IncCommon Shares914.4 K122.7 M
Bristol John W Co IncCommon Shares524.5 K70.4 M
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Ecolab Against Markets

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Ecolab Inc. offer water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. more
Fama & French Consumer Goods
Consumer Goods
Fama & French Classification
NameEcolab Inc
Analyst Consensus
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Services, Business Services
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
Business Address370 Wabasha Street North, St. Paul, MN 55102, United States
Foreign Associate  Mexico
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00031462.0
IndustryBusiness Services
Contact Number800 232 6522
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

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Ecolab Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate0.81May 2, 2017
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