Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -1.4% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.01% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 1.55% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -3.4% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.48% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.86%.The 200 Day SMA reached 3.54% Colgate-Palmolive Co. is up 1.26% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 9.85%.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : The consensus price target for Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) is $75 for the short term with a standard deviation of $4.3. The most optimist securities analyst among the 9 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $83, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $70.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $71.38 and the intraday high of $72.08 after having opened at $71.83 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $71.83, a loss of -0.19%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 3,959,683 shares. The stock failed to cross $72.08 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $72.1.
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.