How to buy Church-and-Dwight Company (CHD) stocks in Canada
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Church & Dwight Company Inc is a household & personal products business based in the US. Church-and-Dwight Company shares (CHD.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $95.02 – a decrease of 0.09% over the previous day. Church-and-Dwight Company employs 5,250 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of $23.5 billion.
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Is it a good time to buy Church-and-Dwight Company stock?
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Church-and-Dwight Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$95.02|
|52-week range||$69.29 - $100.23|
|50-day moving average||$96.01|
|200-day moving average||$89.79|
|Wall St. target price||$100.40|
|Dividend yield||$1.065 (1.14%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.81|
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Is Church-and-Dwight Company stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Church-and-Dwight Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Church-and-Dwight Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Church-and-Dwight Company's P/E ratio
Church-and-Dwight Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 53x. In other words, Church-and-Dwight Company shares trade at around 53x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Church-and-Dwight Company's PEG ratio
Church-and-Dwight Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 3.9929. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Church-and-Dwight Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Church-and-Dwight Company's EBITDA
Church-and-Dwight Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.3 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Church-and-Dwight Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Church-and-Dwight Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$5.6 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||18.66%|
|Gross profit TTM||$2.3 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||7.76%|
|Return on equity TTM||11.97%|
|Market capitalisation||$23.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Church-and-Dwight Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 60% of net profits
Recently Church-and-Dwight Company has paid out, on average, around 60% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.14% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Church-and-Dwight Company shareholders could enjoy a 1.14% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Church-and-Dwight Company's case, that would currently equate to about $1.065 per share.
Church-and-Dwight Company's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
Church-and-Dwight Company's most recent dividend payout was on 1 September 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 14 August 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Church-and-Dwight Company's shares ever split?
Church-and-Dwight Company's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 2 September 2016. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Church-and-Dwight Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Church-and-Dwight Company shares which in turn could have impacted Church-and-Dwight Company's share price.
Church-and-Dwight Company overview
Church & Dwight Co. , Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products. It operates in three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products Division. The company offers cat litters, carpet deodorizers, laundry detergents, and baking soda, as well as other baking soda based products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators under the TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR brand; oral analgesics under the ORAJEL brand; laundry detergents under the XTRA brand; gummy dietary supplements under the L'IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION brands; dry shampoos under the BATISTE brand; water flossers and showerheads under the WATERPIK brand; cold shortening and relief products under the ZICAM brand; oral care products under the THERABREATH brand; and acne treatment products under the HERO brand. Its specialty products include animal productivity products, such as MEGALAC rumen bypass fat, a supplement that enables cows to maintain energy levels during the period of high milk production; BIO-CHLOR and FERMENTEN, which are used to reduce health issues associated with calving, as well as provides needed protein; and CELMANAX refined functional carbohydrate, a yeast-based prebiotic. The company offers sodium bicarbonate; and cleaning and deodorizing products.
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