May 23, 2018 1:46 PM ET

Household Products

Company Overview of Church & Dwight Co., Inc.

Company Overview

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products. The company operates through three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and the Specialty Products Division. It offers baking soda, cat litter, carpet deodorization, and laundry detergent products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, dishwashing detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; battery-operated and manual toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR...

Princeton South Corporate Center

500 Charles Ewing Boulevard

Ewing, NJ 08628

United States

Founded in 1846

4,700 Employees



Key Executives for Church & Dwight Co., Inc.

Executive Vice President of International & Global New Products Innovation
Age: 54
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Age: 57
Total Annual Compensation: $407.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Key Developments

Church & Dwight Co. Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended of March 31, 2018; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter and Full Year of 2018

Church & Dwight Co. Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended of March 31, 2018. For the quarter, the company’s net sales were $1,006.0 million compared to $877.2 million a year ago. Income from operations was $220.3 million compared to $196.1 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $200.7 million compared to $190.2 million a year ago. Net income was $157.8 million or $0.63 per diluted share compared to $131.5 million or $0.51 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was $155.5 million compared to $131.5 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $9.9 million compared to $2.8 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted EPS was $0.63 against $0.52 a year ago. For the second quarter of 2018, The company expects reported sales growth of 12% and organic sales growth of 3%. The company expects diluted EPS and adjusted diluted EPS to approximate $0.46 per share, a 59% reported increase over last year's second quarter EPS and a 12% adjusted increase over last year's second quarter EPS. For the full year 2018, the company now expect sales growth to be 9% and organic sales growth to exceed 3%. The company continue to expect diluted EPS and adjusted diluted EPS of $2.24 to $2.28 or adjusted EPS growth of 16% to 18% (reported decline of 21% to 23% due to 2017 tax law changes) in 2018 which reflects continued strong business performance as stronger volume growth and share gains are expected to offset increasing pressure on gross margin from rising commodity and transportation costs.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on June 1, 2018

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. reported that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.2175 per share. This quarterly dividend will be payable on June 1, 2018 to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2018.

Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. Appoints Gregory Drohan to Its Board of Directors

Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. appointed Gregory Drohan to its board of directors effective April 10, 2018. Until 2013, Greg Drohan was President of the board of Church and Dwight Canada Corp.

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