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Clorox Co (CLX) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on June 30, 2019

Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on June 30, 2019. Clorox Co is engaged in the household product market. The Company sells its products primarily through grocery stores, e-commerce channels and medical supply distributors. Clorox Co has a market cap of $20.25 billion; its shares were traded at around $158.96 with a P/E ratio of 25.07 and P/S ratio of 3.30. The dividend yield of Clorox Co stocks is 2.47%. Clorox Co had annual average EBITDA growth of 3.10% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated Clorox Co the business predictability rank of 4-star.

For the last quarter Clorox Co reported a revenue of $1.6 billion, compared with the revenue of $1.7 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $6.2 billion, an increase of 1.5% from last year. For the complete 30-year financial data, please go here.. For the last five years Clorox Co had an average revenue growth rate of 2.5% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $6.32 for the year, an increase of 1% from previous year. Over the last five years Clorox Co had an EPS growth rate of 9.5% a year. The Clorox Co had a decent operating margin of 18.09%, compared with the operating margin of 18.37% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Clorox Co is 18.01%. The profitability rank of the company is 6 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Clorox Co has the cash and cash equivalents of $111.0 million, compared with $131.0 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $2.3 billion, compared with $2.3 billion in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is at a comfortable level of 11.6. Clorox Co has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $158.96, Clorox Co is traded at 54.3% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $103.03. The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.30, while the historical median P/S ratio is 2.14. The intrinsic value of the stock is $76.09 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock gained 15.35% during the past 12 months.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • Director A D David Mackay sold 3,400 shares of CLX stock on 08/06/2019 at the average price of $154.87. The price of the stock has increased by 2.64% since.
  • SVP - GM, International Diego J Barral sold 1,987 shares of CLX stock on 08/02/2019 at the average price of $157.59. The price of the stock has increased by 0.87% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of CLX, click here.

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