Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : Jensen Investment Management Inc reduced its stake in Colgate-Palmolive Company by 1.4% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 139,767 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $10,242,126 after selling 1,990 shares in Colgate-Palmolive Company , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016.Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approximately 0.15% of Jensen Investment Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Arcadia Investment Management Corpmi boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 400 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,800 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $134,100. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.04% of Arcadia Investment Management Corpmi’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,115 additional shares and now holds a total of 795,478 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $59,064,242. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.32% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.
Colgate-Palmolive Company opened for trading at $73.12 and hit $74.97 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $74.43, with a gain of 1.61% or 1.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 44,59,782 shares. Company has a market cap of $66,467 M.
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 was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Neutral” on May 2, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 29, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 76 from a previous price target of $73 .
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.