Colgate-Palmolive is a consumer products company focused on the production, distribution, and provision of household, healthcare and personal care products. The Company manufactures and markets oral care, personal and home care, and pet nutrition products under such brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance. 

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TypePublic
HQNew York, US
Founded1806
Size (employees)35,900 (est)
Websitecolgatepalmolive.com
Colgate Palmolive was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Colgate Palmolive

Ian Cook

Ian Cook

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Noel Wallace

Noel Wallace

President and Chief Operating Officer
Franck J. Moison

Franck J. Moison

Vice Chairman
Dennis Hickey

Dennis Hickey

Vice Chairman
P. Justin Skala

P. Justin Skala

Executive Vice President, Chief Growth & Strategy Officer
Henning Jakobsen

Henning Jakobsen

CFO
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Colgate Palmolive Office Locations

Colgate Palmolive has offices in New York, Kyiv, Moskva, Bois-Colombes and in 17 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
300 Park Ave
Llavallol, AR
Av. Antarctica Argentina, 2269
Sydney, AU
GPO Box 3964
Auderghem, BE
165 Boulevard du Souverain
Praha 8, CZ
678 Rohanské nábř.
Santa Tecla, SV
Calle L-2
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Colgate Palmolive Financials and Metrics

Colgate Palmolive Revenue

Colgate Palmolive's revenue was reported to be $15.45 b in FY, 2017
USD

Net income (Q3, 2018)

1.9b

Market capitalization (14-Dec-2018)

56.5b

Closing stock price (14-Dec-2018)

65.2

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

841.0m

EV

62.2b
Colgate Palmolive's current market capitalization is $56.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

17.4b17.3b16.0b15.2b15.5b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)(7%)(5%)

Cost of goods sold

7.2b7.2b6.6b6.1b6.2b

Gross profit

10.2b10.1b9.4b9.1b9.3b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

4.4b4.3b4.4b4.4b4.1b4.1b4.0b3.8b3.8b3.9b3.8b3.8b4.0b

Cost of goods sold

1.8b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.7b1.5b1.5b

Gross profit

2.6b2.5b2.6b2.6b2.4b2.3b2.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

59%58%59%58%59%60%60%
Annual
usdY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

490.0m878.0m884.0m962.0m1.1b970.0m1.3b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

1.5b

Inventories

1.4b1.4b1.2b1.2b1.2b

Current Assets

4.8b4.9b4.4b4.3b4.6b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

721.0m1.8b1.2b1.4b859.0m1.1b1.4b1.0b1.1b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.4b851.0m833.0m841.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.7b1.8b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.5b1.5b

Inventories

1.4b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.4b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.2b

Current Assets

4.6b5.7b5.2b5.2b4.7b5.0b5.1b4.5b4.6b4.8b4.6b4.6b4.7b4.3b4.2b4.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

2.4b2.3b1.5b2.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

475.0m

Inventories

(97.0m)(60.0m)(13.0m)(4.0m)(8.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

3.2b3.3b2.9b3.1b3.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

108.0m215.0m329.0m225.0m337.0m106.0m215.0m329.0m109.0m226.0m354.0m129.0m258.0m385.0m

Inventories

(67.0m)(90.0m)(51.0m)8.0m1.0m(32.0m)(35.0m)4.0m9.0m9.0m16.0m(33.0m)(30.0m)(36.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

820.0m1.4b2.4b1.2b2.1b614.0m1.3b2.3b691.0m1.3b2.3b616.0m1.3b2.2b

Purchases of PP&E

(25.0m)(25.0m)(25.0m)(13.0m)
USDY, 2018

EV/CFO

28.4 x

EV/FCF

33.2 x

Debt/Equity

-95.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

-184.9 x
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Colgate Palmolive Operating Metrics

Colgate Palmolive's Properties was reported to be 330 in FY, 2016.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Properties

370 360 340 330
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Colgate Palmolive News and Updates

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Colgate Palmolive Company Life and Culture

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Colgate Palmolive Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Colgate Palmolive founded?

    Colgate Palmolive was founded in 1806.

  • Who are Colgate Palmolive key executives?

    Colgate Palmolive's key executives are Ian Cook, Noel Wallace and Franck J. Moison.

  • How many employees does Colgate Palmolive have?

    Colgate Palmolive has 35,900 employees.

  • What is Colgate Palmolive revenue?

    Latest Colgate Palmolive annual revenue is $15.5 b.

  • What is Colgate Palmolive revenue per employee?

    Latest Colgate Palmolive revenue per employee is $430.5 k.

  • Who are Colgate Palmolive competitors?

    Competitors of Colgate Palmolive include Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble and Clorox.

  • Where is Colgate Palmolive headquarters?

    Colgate Palmolive headquarters is located at 300 Park Ave, New York.

  • Where are Colgate Palmolive offices?

    Colgate Palmolive has offices in New York, Kyiv, Moskva, Bois-Colombes and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Colgate Palmolive have?

    Colgate Palmolive has 21 offices.