Investor FAQs

What is Ecolab's ticker symbol?

Our common stock ticker symbol is ECL.

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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.

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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.

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Does Ecolab issue dividends?

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

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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.)

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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.

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What is Ecolab's CUSIP number for common stock?

278865 10 0

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Does Ecolab have a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?

Yes, please see Transfer Agent Services for details.

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Does Ecolab issue preferred stock?

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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When has Ecolab's stock split?

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

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Do you have another question that hasn't been answered?

Please email your additional Ecolab Investor Relations question(s) to investor.info@ecolab.com.

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