Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)
September 13th, 2018
Amidst rising markets Ecolab Inc. closed Thursday up 0.52%, a $0.81 increase to close on $156.54. Furthermore it hit a new 52 week high of $156.71.
ECL outperformed the rest of the Materials sector which went up 0.32% today.
Ecolab Inc. is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 351 stocks that rose today. Weighted by market cap, ECL represents about 0.15% of the S&P 500.
Results from 17 analysts indicates that Ecolab Inc. could drop somewhat (-0.08%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $106.90.
Ecolab Inc. Info
Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. The company operates through Global Industrial, Global Institutional, and Global Energy segments. The Global Industrial segment provides water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to large industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, chemical, mining and primary metals, power generation, pulp and paper, and commercial laundry industries. The Global Institutional segment offers specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government and education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment provides the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications. The company also offers pest elimination services to detect, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects, in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers; and equipment repair, maintenance, and preventive maintenance services for the commercial food service industry. Ecolab Inc. sells its products through field sales personnel, corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. Ecolab Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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