Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products in the United States and internationally. More Details
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: CHD is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CHD's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Household Products
1 Year Return
US Household Products
Return vs Industry: CHD exceeded the US Household Products industry which returned 17.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHD underperformed the US Market which returned 48.6% over the past year.
Long-Term 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
4 days ago | Simply Wall StChurch & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) Could Be A Buy For Its Upcoming Dividend
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Will Probably Not Have Any Issues With Church & Dwight Co., Inc.'s (NYSE:CHD) CEO Compensation
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) A Risky Investment?
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: CHD ($87.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($95.93)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CHD is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.8x) compared to the US Household Products industry average (19.5x).
PE vs Market: CHD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.8x) compared to the US market (19.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CHD is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CHD is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.7x) compared to the US Household Products industry average (4x).
How is Church & Dwight forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CHD's forecast earnings growth (5% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: CHD's earnings (5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CHD's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CHD's revenue (3.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CHD's revenue (3.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CHD's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22.7%)
How has Church & Dwight performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHD has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CHD's current net profit margins (15.6%) are higher than last year (15%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHD's earnings have grown by 10.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CHD's earnings growth over the past year (15.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (10.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CHD earnings growth over the past year (15.9%) underperformed the Household Products industry 58.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHD's Return on Equity (24.2%) is considered high.
How is Church & Dwight's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHD's short term assets ($1.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities ($1.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: CHD's short term assets ($1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHD's debt to equity ratio (65.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CHD's debt to equity ratio has increased from 59.9% to 65.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CHD's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (40.8%).
Interest Coverage: CHD's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16x coverage).
What is Church & Dwight current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CHD's dividend (1.16%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.25%).
High Dividend: CHD's dividend (1.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.43%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CHD's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CHD's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.9%), CHD's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CHD's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (32.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Matt Farrell (64 yo)
Mr. Matthew Thomas Farrell, also known as Matt, serves as Chief Executive Officer and President of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. since January 2016. He serves as Director at Trinseo S.A. since November 1, 2020...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Matt's total compensation ($USD9.89M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Matt's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CHD's management team is considered experienced (4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CHD's board of directors are considered experienced (9.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CHD 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: CHD
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1846
- Industry: Household Products
- Sector: Household
- Market Cap: US$21.434b
- Shares outstanding: 245.25m
- Website: https://www.churchdwight.com
Number of Employees
- Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
- Princeton South Corporate Center
- 500 Charles Ewing Boulevard
- New Jersey
- United States
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, Co...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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