Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : Oppenheimerfunds scooped up 500,217 additional shares in Colgate-Palmolive Company during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 6,705,062 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $502,678,498.Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approximately 0.63% of Oppenheimerfunds’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rhumbline Advisers boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 44,863 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,398,358 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $104,834,899. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.30% of Rhumbline Advisers’s portfolio.Baillie Gifford Co reduced its stake in CL by selling 102,989 shares or 1.7% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,971,101 shares of CL which is valued at $447,175,754. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.74% of Baillie Gifford Co’s portfolio.Mizuho Trust Banking Ltd. reduced its stake in CL by selling 14,065 shares or 1.0% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,386,138 shares of CL which is valued at $102,685,103. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.31% of Mizuho Trust Banking Ltd.’s portfolio.Dorchester Wealth Management Co reduced its stake in CL by selling 50 shares or 0.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 33,625 shares of CL which is valued at $2,508,761. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.91% of Dorchester Wealth Management Co’s portfolio.Gateway Investment Advisers reduced its stake in CL by selling 870 shares or 0.12% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 753,685 shares of CL which is valued at $56,126,922. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.47% of Gateway Investment Advisers’s portfolio.
Colgate-Palmolive Company opened for trading at $74.48 and hit $74.84 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $74.54, with a gain of 0.05% or 0.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,60,644 shares. Company has a market cap of $66,452 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 (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.