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Clorox Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.69 (+1.02%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.21 million shs
Average Volume
1.20 million shs
Market Capitalization
$20.66 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Clorox

The Clorox Co. engages in the manufacture and marketing of consumer and professional products. It operates through the following business segments: Cleaning, Lifestyle, Household, and International. The Cleaning segment consists of laundry, home care, and professional products marketed and sold in the United States. The Household segment composes of charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps, and container products. The Lifestyle segment includes food products, water-filtration systems, filters, and all natural personal care products, and dietary supplements. The International segment covers products sold outside the United States, excluding natural personal care products. The company was founded by Edward Hughes, Charles Husband, William Hussey, Rufus Myers, and Archibald Taft on May 3, 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, CA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Polishes & sanitation goods
Household Products
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.34 billion
Cash Flow
$12.04 per share
Book Value
$4.45 per share


Net Income
$710 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$20.66 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

53rd out of 183 stocks

Polishes & Sanitation Goods Industry

1st out of 3 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.9Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Clorox (NYSE:CLX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Clorox a buy right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Clorox in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Clorox stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CLX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Clorox's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Clorox's stock was trading at $169.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CLX shares have decreased by 0.7% and is now trading at $168.16.
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When is Clorox's next earnings date?

Clorox is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 3rd 2022.
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How were Clorox's earnings last quarter?

The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, October, 31st. The company reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.18. The company earned $1.81 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.70 billion. Clorox had a net margin of 6.04% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 84.70%. Clorox's revenue for the quarter was down 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $3.22 EPS.
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How often does Clorox pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Clorox?

Clorox declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 16th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 26th will be paid a dividend of $1.16 per share on Friday, February 11th. This represents a $4.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 25th.
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Is Clorox a good dividend stock?

Clorox pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.79%. Clorox has been increasing its dividend for 52 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Clorox is 134.10%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Clorox will have a dividend payout ratio of 68.34% next year. This indicates that Clorox will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Clorox issued on next quarter's earnings?

Clorox issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.400-$5.700 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.460. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.90 billion-$7.19 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $7.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CLX?

16 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Clorox's stock. Their forecasts range from $131.00 to $249.00. On average, they expect Clorox's stock price to reach $177.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Clorox's key executives?

Clorox's management team includes the following people:
  • Linda Rendle, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Eric Reynolds, Chief Operating Officer & Executive VP
  • Kevin Jacobsen, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Chau Banks, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Kirsten M. Marriner, Chief People Officer & Executive Vice President

What is Linda Rendle's approval rating as Clorox's CEO?

17 employees have rated Clorox CEO Linda Rendle on Glassdoor.com. Linda Rendle has an approval rating of 94% among Clorox's employees. This puts Linda Rendle in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Clorox own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Clorox investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Procter & Gamble (PG), Intel (INTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Clorox's stock symbol?

Clorox trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CLX."

Who are Clorox's major shareholders?

Clorox's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.96%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.85%), Morgan Stanley (1.62%), Cedar Rock Capital Ltd. (1.32%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.26%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.05%). Company insiders that own Clorox stock include Andrew J Mowery, Benno O Dorer, Denise Garner, Diego J Barral, Eric H Reynolds, Jeff Baker, Kevin B Jacobsen, Laura Stein and William S Bailey.
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Which major investors are selling Clorox stock?

CLX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American International Group Inc., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., BlackRock Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Geode Capital Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., and Martingale Asset Management L P. Company insiders that have sold Clorox company stock in the last year include Diego J Barral, Eric H Reynolds, and Kevin B Jacobsen.
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Which major investors are buying Clorox stock?

CLX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Natixis Investment Managers International, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, and AustralianSuper Pty Ltd.
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How do I buy shares of Clorox?

Shares of CLX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Clorox's stock price today?

One share of CLX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $168.16.

How much money does Clorox make?

Clorox has a market capitalization of $20.66 billion and generates $7.34 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $710 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Clorox have?

Clorox employs 9,000 workers across the globe.

Does Clorox have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Clorox: 1221 Olux, 6570 Donlon Group, A & M Products Manufacturing Company, Andover Properties, Aplicare, BGP (Switzerland) S. a. r. l., Bees International Corporation, Brita Canada Corporation, Brita Canada Holdings Corporation, Brita GP, Brita LP, Brita Manufacturing Company, Burt's Bees Australia Pty Ltd., Burt’s Bees, Burt’s Bees International Holdings, Burt’s Bees Licensing, CBee (Europe) Limited, CLX Realty Co., Caltech Industries, Chesapeake Assurance Limited, Clorox (Cayman Islands) Ltd., Clorox (Europe) Financing S.a.r.l., Clorox (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Clorox (Switzerland) S.a.r.l., Clorox Africa (Proprietary) Ltd., Clorox Africa Holdings (Proprietary) Ltd., Clorox Argentina S.A., Clorox Australasia Holdings, Clorox Australia Pty. Ltd., Clorox Brazil Holdings LLC, Clorox Chile S.A., Clorox China (Guangzhou) Ltd., Clorox Commercial Company, Clorox Diamond Production Company, Clorox Dominicana S.R.L., Clorox Healthcare Holdings, Clorox Holdings Pty. Limited, Clorox Hong Kong Limited, Clorox Hungary Liquidity Management Kft, Clorox International Holdings, Clorox International Philippines, Clorox Luxembourg S.a.r.l., Clorox Manufacturing Company, Clorox Manufacturing Company of Puerto Rico, Clorox Mexicana S. de R.L. de C.V., Clorox New Zealand Limited, Clorox Peru S.A., Clorox Professional Products Company, Clorox Services Company, Clorox Servicios Corporativos S. de R.L. de C.V., Clorox Spain, Clorox Spain Holdings, Clorox Sub-Sahara Africa Limited, Clorox Uruguay S.A., Clorox de Centro America, Clorox de Colombia S.A., Clorox de Mexico, Clorox de Panama S.A., Clorox del Ecuador S.A. Ecuaclorox, Corporacion Clorox de Venezuela, Evolution Sociedad S.A., Fabricante de Productos Plasticos, First Brands (Bermuda) Limited, First Brands Corporation, First Brands Mexicana, First Brands do Brasil Ltda., Fully Will Limited, Gazoontite, Glad Manufacturing Company, HV Manufacturing Company, Invermark S.A., Jingles LLC, Kaflex S.A., Kingsford Manufacturing Company, Lerwood Holdings Limited, Mohamed Ali Abudawood for Industry and Partners for Industry Company Ltd., National Cleaning Products Company Limited, Nutranext, Paulsboro Packaging Inc., Petroplus Productos Automotivos S.A., Petroplus Sul Comercio Exterior S.A., ReNew Life Canada Inc., ReNew Life Formulas, ReNew Life Holdings Corporation, Round Ridge Production Company, STP do Brasil Ltda., Soy Vay Enterprises, The Brita Products Company, The Burt’s Bees Products Company, The Clorox Company of Canada Ltd., The Clorox International Company, The Clorox Outdoor Products Company, The Clorox Pet Products Company, The Clorox Sales Company, The Consumer Learning Center, The Glad Products Company, The HV Food Products Company, The Household Cleaning Products Company of Egypt Ltd., The Kingsford Products Company, The Mexco Company, and Yuhan-Clorox Co..

When was Clorox founded?

Clorox was founded in 1913.

What is Clorox's official website?

The official website for Clorox is www.thecloroxcompany.com.

Where are Clorox's headquarters?

Clorox is headquartered at 1221 BROADWAY, OAKLAND CA, 94612.

How can I contact Clorox?

Clorox's mailing address is 1221 BROADWAY, OAKLAND CA, 94612. The company can be reached via phone at (510) 271-7000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 510-832-1463.

This page was last updated on 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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