The President & CEO of Church & Dwight (NYSE: CHD) is Buying Shares

By Carrie Williams

Today, the President & CEO of Church & Dwight (CHDResearch Report), Matthew Farrell, bought shares of CHD for $499.2K.

Following Matthew Farrell’s last CHD Buy transaction on June 25, 2018, the stock climbed by 21.3%. This recent transaction increases Matthew Farrell’s holding in the company by 4.98% to a total of $10.63 million.

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Based on Church & Dwight’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending June 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $1.08 billion and quarterly net profit of $139 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $1.03 billion and had a net profit of $122 million. The company has a one-year high of $80.99 and a one-year low of $54.46. CHD’s market cap is $17.79B and the company has a P/E ratio of 30.10.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $6.41M worth of CHD shares and purchased $549.2K worth of CHD shares. The insider sentiment on Church & Dwight has been negative according to 42 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Church & Dwight Co., Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and market of household, personal care, and specialty products. It operates through the following segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products.