Ratings Ecolab Inc.

Equities

ECL

US2788651006

Market Closed - Nyse 04:00:02 2024-04-24 pm EDT 5-day change 1st Jan Change
220.8 USD +0.51% Intraday chart for Ecolab Inc. +0.18% +11.31%

Summary

  • Overall, and from a short-term perspective, the company presents an interesting fundamental situation.
  • The company's Refinitiv ESG score, based on a ranking of the company relative to its industry, comes out particularly well.

Strengths

  • The average price target of analysts who are interested in the stock has been strongly revised upwards over the last four months.
  • Considering the small differences between the analysts' various estimates, the group's business visibility is good.

Weaknesses

  • With an expected P/E ratio at 34.94 and 30.47 respectively for both the current and next fiscal years, the company operates with high earnings multiples.
  • With an enterprise value anticipated at 4.33 times the sales for the current fiscal year, the company turns out to be overvalued.
  • The company appears highly valued given the size of its balance sheet.
  • The valuation of the company is particularly high given the cash flows generated by its activity.
  • The firm pays small or no dividend to shareholders. For that reason, it is not a yield company.
  • The overall consensus opinion of analysts has deteriorated sharply over the past four months.
  • Over the past twelve months, analysts' opinions have been revised negatively.
  • The group usually releases earnings worse than estimated.

Ratings chart - Surperformance

Chart ESG Refinitiv

Sector: Specialty Chemicals

1st Jan change Capi. Investor Rating ESG Refinitiv
+11.31% 62.8B
A-
-5.19% 45.4B
A-
+15.01% 40.32B
B+
+20.63% 25.83B
A-
+5.07% 18.21B
C+
+0.04% 17.41B
B+
+4.48% 15.64B
B+
-17.27% 15.51B
A-
-20.22% 13.42B
C+
-28.15% 12.79B
A-
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Business Predictability

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