Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us


Last €102.47 EUR
Change Today +2.61 / 2.61%
Volume 200.0
ECJ On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
Berlin
Mexico
As of 3:59 AM 05/4/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

ecolab inc (ECJ) Snapshot

Open
€102.01
Previous Close
€99.86
Day High
€102.47
Day Low
€100.24
52 Week High
04/13/15 - €110.53
52 Week Low
05/7/14 - €74.70
Market Cap
30.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
835.5
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
297.3M
EX-Date
03/6/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
€1.35
Dividend Yield
0.96%
Current Stock Chart for ECOLAB INC (ECJ)

ecolab inc (ECJ) Related Businessweek News

View More BusinessWeek News

ecolab inc (ECJ) Details

Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy, and Other. The Global Industrial segment provides water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to large industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, chemical, mining and primary metals, power generation, pulp and paper, and commercial laundry industries. The Global Institutional segment offers specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government and education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment provides the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications. The Other segment offers pest elimination, and kitchen repair and maintenance services. The company sells its products through company-employed field sales personnel, healthcare distributors, and dealers. Ecolab Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.

47,430 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1923

ecolab inc (ECJ) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $595.0K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $487.5K
Executive Vice President and President of Nal...
Total Annual Compensation: $518.8K
Executive Vice President and President of Glo...
Total Annual Compensation: $486.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

ecolab inc (ECJ) Key Developments

Ecolab Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Revised Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter of 2015

Ecolab Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales were $3,297.6 million against $3,336.6 million a year ago. Operating income was $387.7 million against $350.9 million a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $233.4 million against $191 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were $0.77 against $0.62 a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $396.1 million against $386.5 million a year ago. Adjusted net income attributable to the company was $241.3 million against $228.2 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted earnings per share were $0.80 against $0.74 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $325.2 million against $285.8 million a year ago. The company revised its forecast and now expects 2015 full-year adjusted earnings per share in the $4.45 to $4.60 range, representing a 6% to 10% increase over the prior year.  Ecolab’s previous earnings forecast was $4.50 to $4.70. Adjusted gross margin, excluding special gains and charges of 47% - 48%; interest expense, net of $240 million to $250 million; and adjusted tax rate approximately 27%. The company expects second quarter adjusted earnings per share in the $1.05 to $1.11 range, representing a 2% to 8% increase versus a very strong year-ago period, when adjusted earnings per share rose 20% to $1.03.  Currency translation and pension are expected to have a combined negative impact of $0.10 per share, or approximately 10% of earnings growth. Adjusted gross margin, excluding special gains and charges of approximately 47%; interest expense, net of approximately $60 million; and adjusted tax rate of 27% to 28%.

Ecolab Inc. Purchases 17-Story Office Building in Downtown St. Paul, Minnesota

Ecolab Inc. announced that it is purchasing a 17-story office building in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota and will consolidate its local staff and operations there by the end of 2018. The company said it will relocate its headquarters and staff from three buildings elsewhere in downtown St. Paul to the North Tower. The company plans to begin that process later this year.

Ecolab Plans to Relocate 1,500 Employees by the End of 2018

Ecolab announced that the company plans to relocate all 1,500 of its downtown employees into the 17-story building by the end of 2018. The company agreed to buy the pyramid-topped Travelers tower just a couple of blocks west of its current headquarters on Wabasha Street. Terms of the sale, which is expected to close during the third quarter of 2015, were not disclosed.

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
ECJ:GR €102.47 EUR +2.61

ECJ Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Becton Dickinson and Co $142.19 USD +1.32
PPG Industries Inc $224.55 USD +2.99
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd ¥7,389 JPY +34.00
Stryker Corp $93.40 USD +1.16
Sherwin-Williams Co/The $282.16 USD +4.16
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

ECJ

Industry Average

Valuation ECJ Industry Range
Price/Earnings 27.9x
Price/Sales 2.4x
Price/Book 4.9x
Price/Cash Flow 27.2x
TEV/Sales 1.9x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact ECOLAB INC, please visit www.ecolab.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.