Colgate-Palmolive Co. operates in the Toilet preparations sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Colgate-Palmolive Co. with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Shiseido Co Ltd
sales of $7.81 billion
Estee Lauder Companies Inc
of which 42%
was Makeup), and
of which 50%
was Personal Care).
Colgate-Palmolive Co. reported sales of $15.20 billion
December of 2016.
decrease of 5.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $16.03 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Colgate-Palmolive Co. had sales
of $16.73 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 6.4% decline
in Oral, Personal and Homecare, from $13.82 billion to $12.93 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Pet Nutrition (up 2.4% to $2.26 billion)