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  • Previous Rank
    174
  • Revenues ($M)
    $15,195
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -5.2%
  • Profits ($M)
    $2,441
  • Profits Percent Change
    76.4%
  • Assets ($M)
    $12,123
  • Employees
    36,700
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    $64,715

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

Company Info

CEO
Ian M. Cook
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Household Products
Industry
Household and Personal Products
HQ Location
New York, NY
Websitehttp://www.colgatepalmolive.com
Years on Fortune 500 List23
Employees36,700
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Colgate-Palmolive Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$15,195-5.2%
Profits ($M)$2,44176.4%
Assets ($M)$12,123-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$-243-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$64,715-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues16.1%
Profits as % of Assets20.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.72
EPS % Change (from 2015)78.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)1.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)8.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)0.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9.7%