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What is Ecolab's ticker symbol?

Our common stock ticker symbol is ECL.

When did Ecolab go public? At what price?

Ecolab went public in January 1957 at the initial offering price of $15.00, or a split-adjusted price of less than $0.06 per share.

How do I buy Ecolab stock?

To buy shares of Ecolab stock, please contact a brokerage firm. Ecolab does not offer a direct stock purchase plan at this time.

What stock exchange does Ecolab stock trade on?

Ecolab common shares are listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange.

Does Ecolab issue dividends?

Yes, please see Dividend History for cash dividend payment information.

Where do I find an Ecolab closing stock price?

Please see Stock Price Look-up to find daily closing stock prices back to 1972. You will see the price adjusted for all stock splits (the post-split price.)

How can I get the current Ecolab stock price?

Please see the Stock Charting page(all quotes delayed at least 20 minutes).

Who should I contact regarding my stock certificate(s)?

You may contact Computershare, Ecolab's stock transfer agent. Please see Transfer Agent Services for details.

What is Ecolab's CUSIP number for common stock?

278865 10 0

Does Ecolab have a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?

Yes, please see Transfer Agent Services for details.

Does Ecolab issue preferred stock?

Ecolab does have authority to issue preferred shares, however, no such shares are currently issued or outstanding.

How do I find out how many shares of the company I own?

Please contact Computershare, Ecolab's stock transfer agent, for the details of your holdings. Alternatively, if you hold shares at a bank or brokerage firm, please contact that firm.

When will Ecolab raise its cash dividend?

Cash dividend decisions are made by Ecolab's Board of Directors. It is reviewed on a regular basis. Please see Dividend History for a record of past dividend increases.

When will there be a stock split?

The Board of Directors makes the decision for any stock split. The most recent split was a 2-for-1 common stock split paid on June 6, 2003.

When has Ecolab's stock split?

Please see Stock Split History for a summary of Ecolab stock dividends.

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