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Ecolab Inc (ECL.N)

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24 Jun 2019
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Ecolab Posts Q1 Earnings Per Share At $1.01
Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 

April 30 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB FIRST QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.01; ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $1.03, +13%; 2019 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST REMAINS $5.80 TO $6.00, +10% TO 14%.SEES Q2 2019 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.36 TO $1.46.SEES FY 2019 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.80 TO $6.00.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.03.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.01.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.02 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY REPORTED SALES +1%.QTRLY NET SALES $3,505.4 MILLION VERSUS $3,470.9 MILLION.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $3.57 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.ECOLAB - SOLID FIXED CURRENCY SALES GAINS, OPERATING MARGIN EXPANSION HELPED DRIVE DOUBLE-DIGIT ADJUSTED DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH IN QUARTER.FASTER EXIT FROM LOW MARGIN BUSINESS AND AN INVENTORY REDUCTION BY DISTRIBUTORS IMPACTED INSTITUTIONAL SEGMENT'S Q1 SALES GROWTH.NEW BUSINESS GROWTH, PRODUCT AND SERVICE INNOVATION, DIGITAL STRATEGY, PRICING AND COST SAVINGS INITIATIVES REMAIN ON TRACK.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2019 TO BE $0.40 TO $0.50 PER SHARE.EXPECT FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSLATION TO HAVE A $0.11 UNFAVORABLE IMPACT ON 2019 DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN Q2 OF 2019 TO BE $0.15 TO $0.20 PER SHARE.EXPECT FOREIGN CURRENCY TO BE UNFAVORABLE $0.05 PER SHARE IN Q2..SEES Q2 ADJUSTED GROSS MARGIN, EXCLUDING SPECIAL GAINS AND CHARGES APPROX. 42%.SEES 2019 ADJUSTED GROSS MARGIN, EXCLUDING SPECIAL GAINS AND CHARGES OF 41% TO 42%.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.42 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

UK's CMA Says Ecolab Has Until 17 April To Offer Solution To CMA's Concerns
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 

April 10 (Reuters) - UK's CMA::ECOLAB NOW HAS UNTIL 17 APRIL TO OFFER A SOLUTION TO CMA'S CONCERNS OR MERGER WILL BE REFERRED FOR AN IN-DEPTH PHASE 2 INVESTIGATION.  Full Article

Ecolab Reports Q4 Adj EPS Of $1.54
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB FOURTH QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.35; ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $1.54, +12%; 2019 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST $5.80 TO $6.00 +10% TO 14%.SEES Q1 2019 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.98 TO $1.06.SEES FY 2019 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.80 TO $6.00.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.54.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.35.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.54 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY REPORTED NET SALES BASED ON PUBLIC CURRENCY RATES $3,760.5 MILLION VERSUS $3,650.7 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2019 TO BE $0.35 TO $0.45 PER SHARE.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN Q1 OF 2019 TO BE $0.05 TO $0.10 PER SHARE.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.54, REVENUE VIEW $3.77 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.91, REVENUE VIEW $15.46 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

UK's CMA Investigating Completed Acquisition By Ecolab Of Holchem Group
Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 

Feb 12 (Reuters) - UK's CMA::UK'S CMA- INVESTIGATING COMPLETED ACQUISITION BY ECOLAB INC. OF HOLCHEM GROUP LIMITED.  Full Article

Ecolab Acquires Online Training Provider Lobster Ink
Friday, 8 Feb 2019 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB ACQUIRES ONLINE TRAINING PROVIDER LOBSTER INK.  Full Article

Ecolab Inc Posts Q2 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $1.27
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB SECOND QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.20; ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $1.27, +13%; FULL YEAR 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FORECAST $5.30 TO $5.50 +13%-18%.SEES Q3 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.49 TO $1.57.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.30 TO $5.50.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.27.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.20.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.27 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.EXPECTED TO REALIZE $200 MILLION OF RUN RATE COST SAVINGS BY 2021.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2018 TO BE $0.30 TO $0.40 PER SHARE PRINCIPALLY RELATED TO CHARGES FOR EFFICIENCY INITIATIVE.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.38 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.57 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY REPORTED NET SALES $3,689.6 MILLION VERSUS $3,460.0 MILLION.Q2 REVENUE VIEW $3.70 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.ANNOUNCES INITIATIVE TO STREAMLINE ORGANIZATION AND IMPROVE EFFICIENCY.IN H2, ANTICIPATE FIXED CURRENCY SALES AND MARGINS TO CONTINUE TO "STRENGTHEN".ECOLAB - INTERNAL TEAMS TO WORK THROUGH BALANCE OF THIS YEAR TO DEVELOP FINAL PLANS FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS STRUCTURE AND RESOURCE IMPROVEMENT.UNDERTAKING A PROGRAM TO DELIVER $200 MILLION OF SG&A SAVINGS BY 2021.PROGRAM LEVERAGES ITS MORE THAN $600 MILLION INVESTMENT IN TECHNOLOGY, AND WILL STREAMLINE ORGANIZATION, REDUCE COMPLEXITY.ECOLAB - AS PRICING & VOLUMES ACCELERATE, EXPECTS TO OFFSET HIGHER DELIVERED PRODUCT COSTS & UNFAVORABLE CURRENCY EXCHANGE.  Full Article

Ecolab Sells China Industrial Phosphonate Chemical Component Business
Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018 

March 7 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::PRESS RELEASE - ECOLAB SELLS CHINA INDUSTRIAL PHOSPHONATE CHEMICAL COMPONENT BUSINESS.ECOLAB INC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ECOLAB - SOLD PHOSPHONATE COMPONENT BUSINESS IN CHINA TO ITALMATCH CHEMICALS SPA.ECOLAB SAYS HAS RETAINED JIANGHAI'S SERVICE & FORMULATED BUSINESS.  Full Article

Ecolab Reports Q4 EPS Of $1.93
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB FOURTH QUARTER REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.93; ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS $1.39, +11%; EXPECTS FULL YEAR 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS +12%-16% TO $5.25 TO $5.45 RANGE.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.25 TO $5.45.SEES Q1 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.85 TO $0.93.‍QTRLY REPORTED DILUTED EPS $1.93, +56%; INCLUDES A $0.55 NET DISCRETE TAX BENEFIT FROM U.S. TAX REFORM​.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN 2018 TO BE $0.12 TO $0.15 PER SHARE.QTRLY REPORTED NET SALES BASED ON PUBLIC CURRENCY RATES $3,650.7 MILLION VERSUS $3,352.1 MILLION.EXPECT SPECIAL CHARGES IN Q1 OF 2018 TO BE $0.06 TO $0.09 PER SHARE.‍RECORDED A NET DISCRETE TAX BENEFIT OF $161 MILLION IN Q4 OF 2017 OR $0.55 PER SHARE DUE TO TCJA ​.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.39, REVENUE VIEW $3.60 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $5.34 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Ecolab Sells Oilfield Equipment Fabrication Unit
Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::PRESS RELEASE - ECOLAB SELLS OILFIELD EQUIPMENT FABRICATION UNIT.ECOLAB INC - ‍NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE DISCLOSED​.ECOLAB INC - HAS SOLD ITS FAB-TECH BUSINESS UNIT TO DRAGON PRODUCTS LTD.ECOLAB INC - ‍SOLD ITS FAB-TECH BUSINESS UNIT TO DRAGON PRODUCTS LTD​.  Full Article

Ecolab Increases Cash Dividend 11%
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Ecolab Inc ::ECOLAB INCREASES CASH DIVIDEND 11%.ECOLAB INC SAYS BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ECOLAB INC. DECLARED AN 11% INCREASE IN COMPANY'S QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.41 PER COMMON SHARE.  Full Article