Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) stock is higher by 4.04% over the past week and gets a Bullish rating from InvestorsObserver Sentiment Indicator.
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. has a Bullish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on CHD!
What is Stock Sentiment?
When making investment decisions, sentiment gives a good overview of what stocks investors currently favor. Sentiment incorporates short-term technical analysis into its score and does not encompass any fundamental analysis such as profitability of the company. This means that earnings updates and other news can greatly impact overall sentiment.
Sentiment is how investors, or the market, feels about a stock. There are lots of ways to measure sentiment. At the core, sentiment is pretty easy to understand. If a stock is going up, investors must be bullish, while if it is going down, sentiment is bearish.
InvestorsObserver’s Sentiment Indicator looks at price trends over the past week and also considers changes in volume. Increasing volume can mean a trend is getting stronger, while decreasing volume can mean a trend is nearing a conclusion.
For stocks that have options, our system also considers the balance between calls, which are often bets that the price will go up, and puts, which are frequently bets that the price will fall.
What's Happening With CHD Stock Today?
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) stock is trading at $99.51 as of 10:53 AM on Friday, Dec 17, a decline of -$2.01, or -1.98% from the previous closing price of $101.52. The stock has traded between $99.25 and $102.27 so far today. Volume today is light. So far 821,056 shares have traded compared to average volume of 1,401,813 shares.
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More About Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
Church & Dwight is the leading producer of baking soda in the world. Beyond baking soda, the products in its portfolio have vast category reach, including laundry products, cat litter, oral care, deodorant, and nasal care--all sold under the Arm & Hammer brand umbrella. Its mix also includes Xtra, Trojan, OxiClean, First Response, Nair, L'il Critters/Vitafusion, Orajel, and Water Pik, which together with Arm & Hammer constitute more than 80% of its annual sales and profits. In early 2019, the firm announced the addition of Flawless, which manufactures electric shaving products for women. The firm acquired Zicam at the end of 2020, a leading brand in the cough/cold shortening category. Church & Dwight derives about 85% of its sales from its home turf.
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