Ecolab, Inc. (New York Stock Exchange:ECL)

About the company

Ecolab, Inc. engages in the provision of products and services in the field of water, hygiene, and energy. It operates through the following segments: Global Industrial, Global Institutional and Global Energy. The Global Industrial segment consists of the water, food and beverage, paper, life sciences and textile care operating segments. It offers water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions, primarily to large industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, transportation, chemical, primary metals and mining, power generation, pulp and paper, pharmaceutical and commercial laundry industries. The Global Institutional segment consists of the institutional, specialty and healthcare operating segments. It provides specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government, education and retail industries. The Global Energy segment serves the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the global petroleum and petrochemical industries in both upstream and downstream applications. The company was founded by Merritt J. Osborn in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, MN.

Sector

Process Industries

Industry

Chemicals: Specialty

Employees

50200

CEO

Douglas M. Baker

Exchange

New York Stock Exchange

Website

http://www.ecolab.com

$15B

Total Revenue

50K

Employees

$59B

Market Capitalization

37.93

Price/Earning ratio

Stock price

Gross Margin (in %)

Total gross margin

$6233M

Operating Margin (in %)

Total operating margin

$2262M

Net Margin (in %)

Total net margin

$1546M

Dividend Yield (in %)

Dividend per share

$1.86

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Latest insider transactions

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Apartments will soon fill St. Paul's former Ecolab University tower, and developer's planning more

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