Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) has risen sharply, recording gains of 0.05% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.03% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : Traders are bullish on Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 0.26% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.63%, relative to the S&P 500.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.21% and the fifty day Moving Average is 1.23%. Colgate-Palmolive Co. is up 6.05% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.68%.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) has been rated by 9 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $83 and the lowest price target forecast is $70. The average forecast of all the analysts is $74.78 and the expected standard deviation is $4.06.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $74.64 with an intraday high of $75.35. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $74.205. However, the stock managed to close at $74.47, a loss of 0.21% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $74.63. The total traded volume of the day was 2,039,972 shares.
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 Companys 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 Hills Pet Nutrition segment (Hills), manufactures pet nutrition products for dogs and cats.