Many Church & Dwight Company, Inc.(CHD) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. Church & Dwight Co. was Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Jan 18, 2017 to Hold, Lowers Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $48 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 21, 2016, Richard A Dierker (CFO) purchased 1,000 shares at 44.82 per share price.On Nov 16, 2016, Britta Bomhard (EVP & Chief Marketing Officer) purchased 4,087 shares at 43.97 per share price.On Nov 8, 2016, Matthew Farrell (CEO) purchased 5,000 shares at 44.43 per share price.
Church & Dwight Co. Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 7, 2017. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.42. The company had revenue of $896.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $889.23 million. The companys revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.82 EPS.
Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 2.88 by 17 Brokerage Firm. 3 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 1 stock experts have also suggested a buy rating. 10 Brokerage Firms have advised hold. 2 Analysts have rated it as strong sell. A sell rating was given by 1 analyst.
Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD): 11 Brokerage firm Analysts have agreed with the mean estimate for the short term price target of $50.14 in Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD). However, the stock price could fluctuate by $ 2.98 from the estimate as it is suggested by the standard deviation reading. The higher estimate has been put at $55 price target with the lower price estimate is calculated at $46
Church & Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD) rose 0.23% or 0.11 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $48.17 the stock was seen hitting $48.57 as a peak level and $48.04 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $48.53. The daily volume was measured at 1,572,575 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $53.68 and the 52-week low is $42.555. The company has a market cap of $12,550 million.
Church & Dwight Co, Inc. is the worlds leading producer of sodium bicarbonate, (baking soda), a versatile chemical which performs a broad range of functions such as cleaning, deodorizing, leavening and buffering. The Company specializes in sodium bicarbonate and sodium bicarbonate-based products, along with other products which use the same raw materials or technology. They sell their products, primarily under the ARM & HAMMER(R) trademark, to consumers through supermarkets, drug stores and mass merchandisers;and to industrial customers/distributors.