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Colgate-Palmolive (cl) Stock Research

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Company Description: Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets Oral, Personal, and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition consumer products, worldwide. It produces toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouth rinses, dental floss, and pharmaceutical products for dentists and other oral health professionals. Personal and Home Care items include; shower gels, shampoos, conditioners, deodorants and antiperspirants, and liquid hand soaps; dishwashing liquids, household cleaners, oil soaps, and fabric conditioners. Pet nutrition produces foid for dogs and cats - sold to to wholesale and retail distributors, as well as, to veterinarians and specialty pet retailers. Update

Market Research Update

Staples Industry Research & Analysis: The consumer staple industry includes companies whose sales come from necessary consumer staple purchases such as rent, mortgage and food. Staples Trading Strategy: The consumer staple industry tends to be less sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued staple investments at any time in the business cycle when stock prices are low, and especially during the late stages of a bull markets when investors become more defensive. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, investors are rotating money out of consumer staples and into faster growth industries. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: Emergency Management. Colgate-Palmolive is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks.

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Strategy Analysis Update

A culture that experiments produces better long term value. Colgate-Palmolive's experimentations yield new products and services that outpace competitive threats. Colgate-Palmolive's strategy is to continuously improve. This helps to fend against competitive threats and increases shareholder returns.

Strategy: Colgate-Palmolive has a narrow focus that serves a particular customer niche with either a unique product or with a low cost advantage over competitors. (read more). Competitive Advantages:

Financial Analysis Update

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