Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL), hence the stock is down -0.54% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.61% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.16% and the stock has fallen -0.64% in the past 1 week.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. is up 6.94% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.71%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.03% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.66%.
Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL): The stock opened at $74.33 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $74.51 for the day. The stock traded down to $74.09 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $74.49 with a loss of -0.13% for the day. The stock had closed at $74.59 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,088,609 shares.
Also, Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Exane BNP Paribas downgrades its rating on Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). The rating major has initiated the coverage with neutral rating on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Outperform by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on July 29, 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 Companys 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 Hills Pet Nutrition segment (Hills), manufactures pet nutrition products for dogs and cats.