Colgate-Palmolive Past Performance

How has Colgate-Palmolive performed over the past 5 years?

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Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


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.

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