Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): Price and Financial Metrics

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

Today's Latest Price: $75.80 USD

0.04 (0.05%)

Updated Sep 25 11:37am

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 34 in Consumer Goods

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CL Stock Summary

  • Colgate Palmolive Co's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 99.52% of US listed stocks.
  • CL's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 0.02% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of Colgate Palmolive Co's share price is greater than that of merely 0.65% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Colgate Palmolive Co are KMB, LNG, TCO, AMC, and JAKK.
  • Visit CL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to
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CL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $75.80 52-week high $80.10
Prev. close $75.76 52-week low $58.49
Day low $75.33 Volume 952,484
Day high $75.86 Avg. volume 4,408,768
50-day MA $76.73 Dividend yield 2.32%
200-day MA $72.28 Market Cap 64.99B

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Company Bio

Colgate-Palmolive manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. It operates in two segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. The company was founded in 1806 and is based in New York, New York.

CL Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$75.80$43.07 -43%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Colgate Palmolive Co. To summarize, we found that Colgate Palmolive Co ranked in the 31th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Colgate Palmolive Co ended up being:

  • The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 24.83; that's higher than 87.33% of US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 10% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately merely 22.54% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • CL's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 36.85% of tickers in our DCF set.

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For other companies in the Consumer Defensive that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CL, try VLGEA, YEWB, UVV, K, and STKL.

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Colgate-Palmolive Co. stock falls Wednesday, still outperforms market

COMPANY CLOSE UPDATES Terrence Horan Shares of Colgate-Palmolive Co. CL slid 0.04% to $76.91 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.

Yahoo | September 16, 2020

Colgate-Palmolive: Waiting for a Dip

One of the world's oldest companies keeps finding new ways to keep growing

Yahoo | September 14, 2020

Why Walmart still wants in on the TikTok deal

Walmart Inc said it is pressing ahead with its goal to invest in TikTok as Oracle Corp takes the lead in a partnership with the Chinese video-sharing app. On Sunday, Oracle beat Microsoft Corp in the battle for the U.S. arm of TikTok with a deal structured as a partnership rather than an outright sale to try to navigate geopolitical tensions between Beijing and Washington. Walmart had teamed up with Microsoft on the unsuccessful bid.

Yahoo | September 14, 2020

Dividends And Reasonable Price Appreciation: Introducing The 'DARPA' Portfolio

Interest rates are now at previously unimaginably low levels and likely to stay there for some time. This poses a challenge to investors who have hitherto relied on bonds or CDs for income, particularly those of us in retirement. In my previous articles, about the SCHED dividend ETF and several...

Psycho Analyst on Seeking Alpha | September 13, 2020

Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Presents At Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by Colgate-Palmolive Company in conjunction with this event....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | September 11, 2020

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CL Price Returns

1-mo -3.62%
3-mo 6.61%
6-mo 17.55%
1-year 6.80%
3-year 11.06%
5-year 34.99%
YTD 12.11%
2019 18.60%
2018 -19.19%
2017 17.88%
2016 0.44%
2015 -1.56%

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