Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : Alliance Wealth Management Group added new position in Colgate-Palmolive Company during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 7,481 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $536,163 , the company said in a statement filed on May 10, 2016 with the SEC.Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approximately 0.45% of Alliance Wealth Management Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , New England Professional Planning Group reduced its stake in CL by selling 200 shares or 5.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,593 shares of CL which is valued at $257,510. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.26% of New England Professional Planning Group’s portfolio.Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning boosted its stake in CL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,001 additional shares and now holds a total of 25,747 shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company which is valued at $1,845,287. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 1.50% of Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning’s portfolio.Suffolk Capital Management reduced its stake in CL by selling 11,767 shares or 12.23% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 84,455 shares of CL which is valued at $6,052,890. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.81% of Suffolk Capital Management’s portfolio.Flossbach Von Storch Ag reduced its stake in CL by selling 321,550 shares or 49.37% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 329,790 shares of CL which is valued at $23,685,518. Colgate-Palmolive Company makes up approx 0.39% of Flossbach Von Storch Ag’s portfolio.
Colgate-Palmolive Company opened for trading at $71.59 and hit $72.22 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $72.02, with a gain of 0.49% or 0.35 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 21,43,404 shares. Company has a market cap of $64,315 M.
On the company’s financial health, Colgate-Palmolive Company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.63. The company had revenue of $3762.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3760.63 million. The company’s revenue was down -7.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Colgate-Palmolive Company. Colgate-Palmolive Company was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Neutral” on May 2, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 29, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 76 from a previous price target of $73 .Colgate-Palmolive Company was Downgraded by Sterne Agee CRT to ” Neutral” on Feb 26, 2016.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (Colgate) is a consumer products company whose products are marketed in more than 200 countries and territories throughout the world. The Company operates in two product segments: Oral Personal and Home Care and Pet Nutrition. The Oral Personal and Home Care product segment is operated through five geographic segments: North America Latin America Europe/South Pacific Asia and Africa/Eurasia. The Company’s oral care products include Colgate Total; Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief; Colgate Max Fresh; Colgate Optic White and Colgate Luminous White toothpastes among others. The Company sells its personal care products under the Palmolive Protex and Softsoap brands. The Company through its Hill’s Pet Nutrition segment (Hill’s) manufactures pet nutrition products for dogs and cats.