Cleaning Products

(ECL) Ecolab Launches New Product

Ecolab Inc. (ECL) has launched the Stealth Fusion Fly Light program, a new offering from its Pest Elimination business. The latest proprietary extension of the market-dominating Large Fly Program is used to kill large flies indoors.

The...

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(CLX) Clorox Attains New High

The Clorox Company’s (CLX) strong revenue generating capabilities, impressive quarterly beats and an upbeat outlook facilitated it to record a new 52-week high for the 2nd time in April.

After attaining a 52-week high of $89.33...

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(CLX) Clorox Hits New 52-Week High

Shares of The Clorox Company (CLX) hit an all-time high of $88.63 on Thursday, Mar 28, before closing at $88.53. This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) global consumer product company beat its previous 52-week high of $87.59 and generated a whopping...

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(ECL) Ecolab to Purchase Quimiproductos

Ecolab Inc. (ECL) recently announced a definitive agreement to acquire Mexico-based Quimiproductos S.A. de C.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of leading consumer goods company, Fomento Econ (FMX)....

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (ECL) Ecolab to Purchase Quimiproductos | Continued

(CLX) Clorox- Bull of the Day

Clorox (CLX) was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform following the recent positive earnings surprise. Earnings estimates for future quarters were in line with company guidance. The most recent quarter saw the company top the Zacks...

21Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (CLX) Clorox- Bull of the Day | Continued

(CLX) Clorox Boosts Quarterly Dividend

Amid the prevailing economic uncertainties, investors are always on the look out for the best possible return from stocks in their portfolio. In a bid to boost shareholder return, The Clorox Company (CLX) recently...

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(CLX) Icahn Bids on Clorox

Clorox Corporation (CLX) disclosed that it has received a conditional acquisition offer from activist investor, Icahn Enterprises L.P. The acquisition, which is subject to due diligence, financing and other conditions, is worth $76.50...

9Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab Announces $8 Billion Acquisition of Nalco Holding Company

In a major move, leading cleaning and sanitation products company Ecolab Inc (ECL) has agreed to acquire Illinois-based water treatment company Nalco Holding Company (NLC)...

4Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab and Proventix Join Forces

Leading cleaning and sanitation products maker Ecolab Inc (ECL) is collaborating with Birmingham, Alabama-based technology company Proventix Systems Inc in a quest to fight the spread of healthcare acquired infections (“HAIs”).

Under...

30Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CLX) Clorox’s Risk-Reward Balances

We are maintaining a long-term Neutral recommendation on Clorox Corporation (CLX) with a target price of $71.00 per share. Moreover, the company has a Zacks #4 Rank, implying a short-term Sell rating on the stock.

Clorox is...

24Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab Wins Carbon-Value Award

Leading cleaning and sanitation products maker Ecolab Inc (ECL) has clinched the prestigious “International Carbon-value Innovative Value Award” at the annual World Economic and Environmental Conference (“WEC”) in Qingdao,...

21Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab First Quarter 2011 Earnings Scorecard

Ecolab’s (ECL) first-quarter fiscal 2011 results have met with strong bullish reactions from the analysts. The Minnesota-based leading cleaning and sanitation products maker posted adjusted earnings of 45 cents for the quarter which...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CLX) Clorox Quarterly Earnings Report Disappoints

Clorox Corporation (CLX) posted lower third-quarter fiscal 2011 earnings of $1.03 per share compared with $1.07 per share in the year-ago quarter. Reported quarter earnings also failed to meet the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.04...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab Beats The Street – Guides Higher

Leading cleaning and sanitation products maker Ecolab Inc. (ECL) reported first-quarter fiscal 2011 adjusted (excluding special gains/charges and tax related adjustments) earnings of 45 cents, ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CLX) Clorox Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Report Beats Estimates

Clorox Corporation (CLX) posted a marginal increase in second-quarter fiscal 2011 earnings of 68 cents a share compared with 66 cents in the year-ago quarter, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 62 cents.

Clorox’s net...

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(ECL) Ecolab – Strong First-Quarter Results

Ecolab (ECL) recently beat analyst estimates, and management upped its guidance for the year.

Growth and Income

The company is expected grow it EPS 12.9% in 2010, 13.3% in 2011, and 13.2% per year for...

20May2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ECL) Ecolab Analyst Begins Coverage at Neutral

We are initiating coverage on Ecolab Inc. (ECL) with a Neutral recommendation and a target price of $47.

Ecolab, founded in 1923 and headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a leading provider of cleaning, sanitizing, food safety...

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(CLX) The Clorox Company Beats Expectations – Raises Guidance

The Clorox Co. (CLX) recorded 28% growth in fiscal second-quarter earnings to $110 million from $86 million in the year-ago quarter. Earnings per share came in at 77 cents, which topped the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 2 cents.

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4Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CLX) The Clorox Company Cleans Up in 1Q

The Clorox Company (CLX) reported strong results for the first quarter of fiscal 2010 with earnings of $1.11 per share. Earnings were well above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 95 cents and up 23.3% year-over-year.

Earnings per share of $2.09 surpassed the previous year’s 93 cents and topped the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 130%. The company also declared a quarterly dividend of...

25Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SCL) Stepan Company – Growth And Income – Zacks Rank Buy

Stepan Company (SCL) is a solid Growth and Income pick that has also seen strong momentum lately. The stock has more than doubled the performance of the broader market over the past 3 months as analysts upped full-year earnings estimates by 36.5% to $2.77 per share.

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16Jun2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SCL) Stepan Co. – Aggressive Growth – Zacks Rank Buy

Stepan Co. (SCL) crushed Wall Street expectations with its latest earnings report. Shared are moving sideways right now, but may resume the upward climb soon.

Company Description

Stepan Company produces specialty and intermediate...

27May2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CHD) Church & Dwight – outstanding record of topping analyst estimates over the past 4 years

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) is seeing analysts forecast earnings growth for both the 2008 and 2009 years. Wall Street sees earnings per share growth of 15% for 2008 and 14% for 2009. The company’s fourth-quarter and full-year report is scheduled for release on February 10.

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(CHD) Church & Dwight Company – outstanding record of topping analyst estimates over the past 4 years

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) has been trading ahead of the Dow Jones ($DJI), S&P 500 (SPX) and NASDAQ Composite (COMP) both over short- and long-term periods.

Company Description

Church & Dwight produces sodium bicarbonate, which is popularly known as baking soda, a natural...

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(CHD) Church & Dwight Co. – declared its 431st regular quarterly dividend of 9 cents per share

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) has an outstanding record of topping analyst estimates over the past 4 years, exceeding all earnings expectations with the exception of 1 quarter, which was a match. Analysts are projecting 15% growth for this year, compared to 2007.

Company Description

Church...

18Nov2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CHD) – Church and Dwight – generated $113.7 million in free cash flow, up from $49.7 million in the same period last year

Church and Dwight, Inc. (CHD) has surprised and beaten analyst estimates in each of the last four quarters, highlighting the company’s ability to grow its earnings in a very challenging market.

Company Description

Church and Dwight Co. Inc., together with its subsidiaries,...

25Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CHD) – Church and Dwight – generated $113.7 million in free cash flow, up from $49.7 million in the same period last year

Church and Dwight, Inc. (CHD) has surprised and beaten analyst estimates in each of the last four quarters, highlighting the company’s ability to grow its earnings in a very challenging market.

Company Description

Church and Dwight Co. Inc., together with its subsidiaries,...

24Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CHD) – Church and Dwight – generated $113.7 million in free cash flow, up from $49.7 million in the same period last year

Church and Dwight, Inc. (CHD) has surprised and beaten analyst estimates in each of the last four quarters, highlighting the company’s ability to grow its earnings in a very challenging market.

Company Description

Church and Dwight Co. Inc., together with its subsidiaries,...

23Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued