Church & Dwight Co. (CHD) : Carderock Capital Management Inc scooped up 2,446 additional shares in Church & Dwight Co. during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 58,262 shares of Church & Dwight Co. which is valued at $5,642,092.Church & Dwight Co. makes up approximately 2.94% of Carderock Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Municipal Employees’ Retirement System Of Michigan reduced its stake in CHD by selling 37,910 shares or 90.46% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,000 shares of CHD which is valued at $387,360. Church & Dwight Co. makes up approx 0.03% of Municipal Employees’ Retirement System Of Michigan’s portfolio.Parkwood boosted its stake in CHD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 888 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,030 shares of Church & Dwight Co. which is valued at $583,945. Church & Dwight Co. makes up approx 0.10% of Parkwood’s portfolio. Spectrum Asset Management (nbca) sold out all of its stake in CHD during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 12,120 shares of CHD which is valued $1,123,524. Conning added CHD to its portfolio by purchasing 2,620 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $242,874. Church & Dwight Co. makes up approx 0.01% of Conning’s portfolio.Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank reduced its stake in CHD by selling 380 shares or 0.54% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 69,704 shares of CHD which is valued at $6,461,561. Church & Dwight Co. makes up approx 1.22% of Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank’s portfolio.
Church & Dwight Co. opened for trading at $97.15 and hit $98.05 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $97.93, with a gain of 0.88% or 0.85 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,14,189 shares. Company has a market cap of $12,567 M.
On the company’s financial health, Church & Dwight Co. reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on May 5, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.85. The company had revenue of $849.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $827.32 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.80 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Church & Dwight Co.. Church & Dwight Co. was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Underperform” on Apr 18, 2016.
Church & Dwight Co. Inc. develops manufactures and markets a range of household personal care and specialty products. The Company operates in three segments. The Consumer Domestic segment provides the power brands (ARM & HAMMER TROJAN OXICLEAN SPINBRUSH FIRST RESPONSE NAIR ORAJEL XTRA LIL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION) and other household and personal care products such as SCRUB FREE KABOOM and ORANGE GLO cleaning products ANSWER home pregnancy and ovulation test kits ARRID antiperspirant and CLOSE-UP and AIM toothpastes. The Consumer International segment sells personal care products some of which use the same brands as the Companys domestic product lines in International markets. The Specialty Products Division (SPD) is a producer of sodium bicarbonate which it sells together with other specialty inorganic chemicals for industrial institutional medical and food applications. SPD also sells a range of animal nutrition and specialty cleaning products.