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NYSE:CLXClorox Stock Price, Forecast & News

$236.51
+5.25 (+2.27 %)
(As of 07/31/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$233.04
Now: $236.51
$238.00
50-Day Range
$204.93
MA: $221.18
$231.26
52-Week Range
$144.12
Now: $236.51
$238.00
Volume2.87 million shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$29.78 billion
P/E Ratio34.68
Dividend Yield1.88%
Beta0.28
The Clorox Company manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox brand, as well as Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster; home care products primarily under the Clorox, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brands; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand; and professional cleaning, disinfecting, and food service products under the Clorox, Dispatch, HealthLink, Clorox Healthcare, Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, and Soy Vay brands. It also provides charcoal products under the Kingsford and Match Light brands; bags, wraps, and containers under the Glad brand; cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brands; and digestive health products under the RenewLife brand. In addition, the company offers dressings and sauces primarily under the Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, Kingsford, and Soy Vay brands; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand; natural personal care products under the Burt's Bees brand; and dietary supplements under the Rainbow Light, Natural Vitality, and Neocell brands. Further, it markets its products under the PinoLuz, Ayudin, Limpido, Clorinda, Poett, Mistolin, Lestoil, Bon Bril, Agua Jane, and Chux brands. The company sells its products primarily through mass retailers, grocery outlets, warehouse clubs, dollar stores, home hardware centers, third-party and owned e-commerce channels, military stores, and distributors, as well as a direct sales force and medical supply distributors. The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.98 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Polishes & sanitation goods
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
CUSIP18905410
Phone510-271-7000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.21 billion
Cash Flow$7.95 per share
Book Value$4.45 per share

Profitability

Net Income$820 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,800
Market Cap$29.78 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$236.51
+5.25 (+2.27 %)
(As of 07/31/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Clorox (NYSE:CLX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Clorox's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Clorox's stock was trading at $169.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CLX stock has increased by 39.6% and is now trading at $236.51.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Clorox?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Clorox in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Clorox's next earnings date?

Clorox is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020.
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How were Clorox's earnings last quarter?

Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 1st. The company reported $1.89 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.17. The company had revenue of $1.78 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.69 billion. Clorox had a return on equity of 147.52% and a net margin of 13.67%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 15.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.44 EPS.
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How often does Clorox pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Clorox?

Clorox announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 21st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 29th will be given a dividend of $1.11 per share on Friday, August 14th. This represents a $4.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 28th. This is an increase from Clorox's previous quarterly dividend of $1.06.
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What price target have analysts set for CLX?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Clorox's stock. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $235.00. On average, they anticipate Clorox's share price to reach $185.08 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.7%.
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Has Clorox been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CLX stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Clorox earned a media sentiment score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting Clorox?

Clorox saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 11,000,000 shares, a decline of 9.2% from the June 15th total of 12,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,060,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Approximately 8.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Clorox's key competitors?

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), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walt Disney (DIS), Procter & Gamble (PG), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Starbucks (SBUX) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Clorox's key executives?

Clorox's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Benno O. Dorer, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Kevin B. Jacobsen, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Ms. Linda Rendle, Exec. VP of Strategy & Operations (Age 41)
  • Ms. Laura Stein, Exec. VP of Corp. Affairs & Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Mr. Stephen M. Robb, Advisor (Age 54)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.53%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.43%), UBS Group AG (0.36%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.23%), Raymond James & Associates (0.19%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.16%). Company insiders that own Clorox stock include A D David Mackay, Andrew J Mowery, Benno O Dorer, Dawn C Willoughby, Denise Garner, Diego J Barral, Jeff Baker, Jon M Balousek, Kevin B Jacobsen, Laura Stein, Linda J Rendle, Matthew T Laszlo, Michael R Costello and William S Bailey.
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Which institutional investors are selling Clorox stock?

CLX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Boston Trust Walden Corp, Cadinha & Co. LLC, Scout Investments Inc., CWM LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Confluence Investment Management LLC, and Cordatus Wealth Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Clorox company stock in the last year include A D David Mackay, Andrew J Mowery, Benno O Dorer, Denise Garner, Diego J Barral, Jeff Baker, Kevin B Jacobsen, Michael R Costello, and William S Bailey.
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Which institutional investors are buying Clorox stock?

CLX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., First Trust Advisors LP, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Hexavest Inc., Sawgrass Asset Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, and CIBC Asset Management Inc.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Clorox's stock price today?

One share of CLX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $236.51.

How big of a company is Clorox?

Clorox has a market capitalization of $29.78 billion and generates $6.21 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $820 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.32 on an earnings per share basis. Clorox employs 8,800 workers across the globe.

What is Clorox's official website?

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

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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