Brokerage firm Jefferies Maintains its rating on Church & Dwight Co.(NYSE:CHD). In a research note issued to the investors, the brokerage major Raises the price-target to $116.00 per share. The shares have been rated Buy. The rating by Jefferies was issued on Aug 5, 2016.
In a different note, On Aug 5, 2016, Citigroup said it Maintains its rating on Church & Dwight Co.. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $103.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On Aug 5, 2016, Deutsche Bank said it Maintains its rating on Church & Dwight Co.. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $102.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Buy’ by the firm.
Church & Dwight Co. (CHD) shares turned negative on Wednesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.06 points or -0.06% at a volume of 8,16,949. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $99.5199. The peak price level was also seen at $99.5199 while the days lowest was $98.45. Finally the shares closed at $99.23. The 52-week high of the shares is $107.36 while the 52-week low is $76.85. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $12,781 M.
Church & Dwight Co.(CHD) last announced its earnings results on Aug 4, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $877.40M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $868.63M. Earnings per share were $0.85. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.79.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Jun 10, 2016, Louis Tursi (Executive VP, Consumer Sales) sold 63,000 shares at $99.07 per share price.Also, On Jun 6, 2016, Steven P Cugine (EVP New Products & Pres Int’l) sold 10,000 shares at $98.74 per share price.On Jun 1, 2016, James Craigie (director) sold 50,000 shares at $98.15 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Church & Dwight Co. Inc. develops manufactures and markets a range of household personal care and specialty products. The Company operates in three segments. The Consumer Domestic segment provides the power brands (ARM & HAMMER TROJAN OXICLEAN SPINBRUSH FIRST RESPONSE NAIR ORAJEL XTRA LIL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION) and other household and personal care products such as SCRUB FREE KABOOM and ORANGE GLO cleaning products ANSWER home pregnancy and ovulation test kits ARRID antiperspirant and CLOSE-UP and AIM toothpastes. The Consumer International segment sells personal care products some of which use the same brands as the Companys domestic product lines in International markets. The Specialty Products Division (SPD) is a producer of sodium bicarbonate which it sells together with other specialty inorganic chemicals for industrial institutional medical and food applications. SPD also sells a range of animal nutrition and specialty cleaning products.