Neither Positive nor Negative, Just More Uncertain: Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

Price Performance of Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) has had quite a year when it comes to price performance. This company’s stock managed to rise to its 1-Year High price of $72.61 on 04/18/18, and it go to its lowest price in the past year, which was $57.41 on 10/29/18.

At the end of the most recent trading day, Colgate-Palmolive Company closed at $66.25. The stock began the trading session at $66.44 and hit a high of $66.65. The lowest price during the trading day was $66.06.

The shares of this company, which operates in the consumer goods sector, reached a trading volume of about 3,287,719 throughout the day, which was clearly lower than the average daily volume for these shares.

At the time of writing, this publicly-traded organization holds a total market value of 57.08B, with 34500 employees on its payroll.

Continuing ahead, if we consider what stock trading experts have to say currently, for Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL), the mean rating for this stock is 2.74. How is that calculated? Well, 3 analysts have given this company a BUY rating, 3 are rated it as OUTPERFORM, 14 have recommended that investors HOLD, 3 are considering it an UNDERPERFORM and 0 have recommended that owners of these shares SELL.

A month ago, 3 analysts thought this stock was a BUY, 3 of them posted an OUTPERFORM rating, 14 analysts recommended to HOLD this stock, 2 of them provided an underperform rating and 0 rated it as a Sell.

For CL stock, the reported Earnings Per Share trailing twelve months is sitting at 9.70%. Meanwhile, operating margin is currently observed to be 23.70% and its Gross Margin trailing twelve months is 59.60%.

Technical analysis

This company’s 100-day moving average was 63.12, while its price change was posted at +2.70. Similarly, Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) experienced a 100-day Percent movement of +4.25% with a trading volume reaching 4,842,317.

Continuing to look at similarly important data, this stock’s distance from its 200-day Simple Moving Average, or SMA 200, is 2.93% at the time of writing. This organization’s revenue over the trailing twelve months (TTM) of active operations is 15.54B, considering the fact that it was able to rack up the income of $2.48B through that period of time.

While maintaining our attention on the Technical analysis of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL), during the last 50 days, its Raw Stochastic average was observed 86.21%, representing an improvement from this organization’s 20-day Raw Stochastic average – which was posted 54.65%. During the last 20-days time span, this firm’s Stochastic %K was 51.67% and its Stochastic %D was noted 43.63%.

While taking a glance at the past price performance of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL), we can observe multiple moving trends. This particular stock’s current year-to-date (YTD) price performance is standing at 11.31%. Meanwhile, during the past six months of trading, this stock has deteriorated to -1.38%, along with a full-year performance of -6.52%. This company’s shares increased nearly 1.29% during the last 7-day stretch and up 1.39% over the last 30 days.