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  • Previous Rank167
  • Revenues ($M)17,277
  • Revenue Percent Change-0.8%
  • Profits ($M)2,180
  • Profits Percent Change-2.7%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)62,897

The global consumer products company has a diverse portfolio of home, personal, and oral care brands that are sold in more than 200 countries.

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Company Info

CEO
Ian M. Cook
Industry
Household and Personal Products
Sector
Household Products
HQ Location
New York, NY
Websitehttp://www.colgatepalmolive.com
Years on List21

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)17,277-0.8%
Profits ($M)2,180-2.7%
Total Stockholder Equity1,145-
Employees37,700-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)62,897-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues12.6%
Profits as % of Assets16.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity190.4%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.36
EPS % Change (from 2013)-0.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)1.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)7.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)8.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)13.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13%