Shares of Ecolab (NYSE:ECL) saw an erosion of -0.04 points in recent session. During the trading, the value of each share was $119.1, dropping -0.03%. The shares saw high fund-flow as the composite value of all the upticks was $7.82 million and the total value of all the downticks was a mere $5.99 million. The net money flow was seen at $1.83 million and the up/down ratio was measured at 1.31. On a weekly basis the shares of the shares have recorded a change of 0.42%.The block trade which occurred today had $1.85 million in upticks and $0 million in downticks with the up/down ratio climbing to 0. $1.85 million was the net money flow of the block transaction.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.55% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.38%. The company shares have rallied 1.64% in the past 52 Weeks. On November 3, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $122.48 and one year low was seen on February 24, 2016 at $98.62. The 50-day moving average is $117.81 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $111.73. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.
Ecolab (NYSE:ECL): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $119.33 and $118.93 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $119.83. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $119.43, notching a gain of 0.24% for the day. The total traded volume was 608,346 . The stock had closed at $119.14 on the previous day.
Currently the company Insiders own 1.5% of Ecolab shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -22.52% . Institutional Investors own 78.2% of Ecolab shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -21.16%. On the companys insider trading activities, Mulhere Timothy P, officer (EVP & Regions President) of Ecolab Inc., unloaded 3,762 shares at an average price of $121.6 on June 8, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $457,459, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. The Company operating segments include Global Industrial, Global Institutional, Global Energy and Other. The Companys Global Industrial segment consists of the Water, Food and Beverage, Paper and Textile Care operating units. Global Institutional segment consists of the Institutional, Specialty and Healthcare operating units. The Global Energy segment provides on-site, technology-driven solutions to the global drilling, oil and gas production, refining, and petrochemical industries. Other segment consists of the pest elimination and equipment care operating units. The Companys cleaning and sanitizing programs and products, pest elimination services and equipment maintenance and repair services support customers in the foodservice, food and beverage processing, hospitality, healthcare, Government and education, retail, textile care and commercial facilities management sectors in over 170 countries.