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Ecolab Inc has the Best Relative Performance in the Specialty Chemicals Industry (ECL , IFF , SHW , PPG , ASH )

By David Diaz

We looked at the Specialty Chemicals industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Ecolab Inc (NYSE:ECL ) ranks first with a loss of 0.15%; Intl Flvr & Frag (NYSE:IFF ) ranks second with a loss of 0.19%; and Sherwin-Williams (NYSE:SHW ) ranks third with a loss of 0.28%.

Ppg Inds Inc (NYSE:PPG ) follows with a loss of 0.36% and Ashland Global H (NYSE:ASH ) rounds out the top five with a loss of 0.83%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Ecolab Inc on December 27th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $192.19. Since that recommendation, shares of Ecolab Inc have risen 3.0%. We continue to monitor Ecolab Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance ecolab inc intl flvr & frag sherwin-williams ppg inds inc ashland global h

Ticker(s): ECL IFF SHW PPG ASH