Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products in the United States and internationally.
Solid track record second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Church & Dwight's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CXU has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Household Products
1 Year Return
DE Household Products
Return vs Industry: CXU exceeded the German Household Products industry which returned 4.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CXU exceeded the German Market which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Church & Dwight's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Church & Dwight undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CXU (€68.61) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€99.49)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CXU is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CXU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the Household Products industry average (19.7x).
PE vs Market: CXU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the German market (20.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CXU is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CXU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.9x) compared to the XE Household Products industry average (1.9x).
How is Church & Dwight forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CXU's forecast earnings growth (6.7% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: CXU's earnings (6.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (13% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CXU's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CXU's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CXU's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CXU's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (25.8%)
How has Church & Dwight performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CXU has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CXU's current net profit margins (14.1%) are higher than last year (13.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CXU's earnings have grown by 12.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CXU's earnings growth over the past year (8.3%) is below its 5-year average (12.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CXU earnings growth over the past year (8.3%) exceeded the Household Products industry -11.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CXU's Return on Equity (23.1%) is considered high.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Church & Dwight's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CXU's short term assets ($956.4M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: CXU's short term assets ($956.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CXU's debt to equity ratio (78.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CXU's debt to equity ratio has increased from 51.9% to 78.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CXU's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.3%).
Interest Coverage: CXU's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (11.6x coverage).
Inventory Level: CXU has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: CXU's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.5x debt).
What is Church & Dwight's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: CXU's dividend (1.27%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.43%).
High Dividend: CXU's dividend (1.27%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.8%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CXU's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CXU's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (36.4%), CXU's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CXU's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (35.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Matt Farrell (63yo)
Mr. Matthew Thomas Farrell, also known as Matt, is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. He has held that position since 2015. He serves as Chairman of the Board at Church ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Matt's total compensation ($USD7.27M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.53M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Matt's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO & Executive VP||4.1yrs||US$2.27m||0.0034% $581.4k|
|Executive VP||8.2yrs||US$1.50m||0.0058% $995.8k|
|Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer||4.1yrs||US$1.34m||0.0022% $376.8k|
|Executive Vice President of Global Operations||2.8yrs||no data||0.0020% $346.1k|
|VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer||12.8yrs||no data||0.0029% $492.8k|
|Executive Vice President of U.S. Sales||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Global Human Resources||3.1yrs||US$1.69m||0.00064% $109.1k|
|Executive Vice President of International & Global New Products Innovation||17.5yrs||US$1.68m||0.013% $2.2m|
|Executive Vice President of Global Research & Development||2.7yrs||US$1.71m||0.0011% $184.2k|
Experienced Management: CXU's management team is considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||12yrs||US$258.00k||0.012% $2.0m|
|Lead Independent Director||10.1yrs||US$272.00k||0.027% $4.5m|
|Chairman Emeritus||19yrs||US$280.30k||no data|
|Independent Director||15.6yrs||US$412.00k||0.014% $2.4m|
|Independent Director||12.1yrs||US$255.00k||0.0078% $1.3m|
|Independent Director||13.3yrs||US$240.00k||0.019% $3.2m|
|Independent Director||13.5yrs||US$240.00k||0.018% $3.1m|
|Independent Director||8.3yrs||US$240.00k||0.0082% $1.4m|
|Independent Director||6.1yrs||US$240.00k||0.0046% $791.2k|
Experienced Board: CXU's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Church & Dwight Co., Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
- Ticker: CXU
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1846
- Industry: Household Products
- Sector: Household
- Market Cap: US$18.550b
- Listing Market Cap: US$17.051b
- Shares outstanding: 245.66m
- Website: https://www.churchdwight.com
Number of Employees
- Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
- Princeton South Corporate Center
- 500 Charles Ewing Boulevard
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CHD||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1975|
|CXU||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1975|
|CXU||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1975|
|CHD||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Jan 1975|
|0R13||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jan 1975|
|CHD *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Jan 1975|
|CHD||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||Jan 1975|
|CHDC34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH REP 1 COM USD1.00||BR||BRL||May 2019|
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products Division. The company offers cat litters, carpet deodorization, laundry detergents, and baking soda, as well as other baking soda based products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators under the TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; battery-operated and manual toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR brand; oral analgesics under the ORAJEL brand; laundry detergents under the XTRA brand; gummy dietary supplements under the L’IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION brands; dry shampoos under the BATISTE brand; water flossers and replacement showerheads under the WATERPIK brand; and hair removal products under the FLAWLESS brand. It provides specialty products, including animal productivity products, such as MEGALAC rumen bypass fat, a supplement, which enables cows to maintain energy levels during the period of high milk production; BIO-CHLOR and FERMENTEN, which are designed to help reduce health issues associated with calving, as well as provides needed protein; and CELMANAX refined functional carbohydrate, a yeast based prebiotic. In addition, the company offers sodium bicarbonate; and cleaning and deodorizing products. It sells its consumer products through supermarkets, mass merchandisers, wholesale clubs, drugstores, convenience stores, home stores, dollar and other discount stores, pet and other specialty stores, and Websites and other e-commerce channels; and specialty products to industrial customers and livestock producers through distributors. The company was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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