Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America scooped up 29 additional shares in Colgate-Palmolive Company during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 3,347 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $250,925.Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approximately 0.04% of Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Capital Guardian Trust Co boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 990 additional shares and now holds a total of 14,438 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $1,082,417. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.01% of Capital Guardian Trust Co’s portfolio.Blackrock Advisors reduced its stake in CL by selling 974,056 shares or 52.68% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 874,841 shares of CL which is valued at $65,586,830. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.07% of Blackrock Advisors’s portfolio.World Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,485 additional shares and now holds a total of 99,414 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $7,364,589. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.27% of World Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.
Colgate-Palmolive Company closed down -0.07 points or -0.09% at $74.27 with 30,16,327 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $74.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $73.87 and an intraday high of $74.43 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Colgate-Palmolive Company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.69. The company had revenue of $3845.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3859.81 million. The company’s revenue was down -5.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Colgate-Palmolive Company. Colgate-Palmolive Company was Downgraded by Exane BNP Paribas to ” Neutral” on Jul 29, 2016.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (Colgate) is a consumer products company whose products are marketed in more than 200 countries and territories throughout the world. The Company operates in two product segments: Oral Personal and Home Care and Pet Nutrition. The Oral Personal and Home Care product segment is operated through five geographic segments: North America Latin America Europe/South Pacific Asia and Africa/Eurasia. The Company’s oral care products include Colgate Total; Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief; Colgate Max Fresh; Colgate Optic White and Colgate Luminous White toothpastes among others. The Company sells its personal care products under the Palmolive Protex and Softsoap brands. The Company through its Hill’s Pet Nutrition segment (Hill’s) manufactures pet nutrition products for dogs and cats.