Colgate-Palmolive Co. Products Ahead of Earnings Data
Colgate-Palmolive Co. Colgate brand toothpaste is arranged for a photograph in Tiskilwa, Illinois, U.S., on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Colgate-Palmolive Co. is scheduled to report fourth-quarter earnings on January 29. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesDaniel Acker — Bloomberg via Getty Images
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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

CEOIan M. Cook
CEO TitleChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
SectorHousehold Products
IndustryHousehold and Personal Products
HQ LocationNew York, NY
Years on Fortune 500 List23

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$15,195
Profits ($M)$2,441
Assets ($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 ($)3
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%