Colgate-Palmolive Past Performance
How has Colgate-Palmolive performed over the past 5 years?
[object Object] Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CL's current net profit margins (10.9%) are lower than last year (15.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CL's earnings have grown by 0.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CL had negative earnings growth (-27.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Household Products industry average (-8.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst CL's Return on Equity (200.57%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.