CLX - The Clorox Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
122.58
+2.89 (+2.41%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close119.69
Open119.82
Bid0.00 x 1100
Ask0.00 x 1100
Day's Range119.78 - 122.99
52 Week Range113.57 - 150.40
Volume1,249,874
Avg. Volume1,250,740
Market Cap15.875B
Beta0.31
PE Ratio (TTM)20.22
EPS (TTM)6.06
Earnings DateAug 1, 2018 - Aug 6, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.84 (3.31%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-24
1y Target Est128.86
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  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    Clorox sets new $2 billion stock buyback program

    Clorox Co. said it set a new $2 billion stock repurchase program, to replace the existing $750 million program. Based on Wednesday's stock closing price of $119.44, and with 129.5 million shares outstanding as of April 18, the new program represents up to 13% of the consumer products company's shares outstanding. "The company is initiating this stock repurchase program, which demonstrates our commitment to driving value for our stockholders while maintaining a strong balance sheet," said Chief Executive Benno Dorer.

  • PR Newswire4 days ago

    Clorox Announces New $2 Billion Stock Repurchase Program

    OAKLAND, Calif., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (CLX) today announced its board of directors has authorized the company to repurchase its stock in the open market for an aggregate purchase price of up to $2 billion. This stock repurchase program is designed to return value to Clorox stockholders and is in addition to the company's evergreen repurchase program to reduce or eliminate dilution in connection with issuances of stock under the company's stock incentive plans. "The company is initiating this stock repurchase program, which demonstrates our commitment to driving value for our stockholders while maintaining a strong balance sheet," said Chairman and CEO Benno Dorer.

  • PR Newswire6 days ago

    Clorox Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 96 Cents Per Share

    OAKLAND, Calif. , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 96 cents per share on the company's common ...

  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    Clorox Should Start to Stabilize Here

    In this daily bar chart of CLX, below, we can see that prices have been in a downtrend all year. The daily On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line peaked in late December and its four month decline tells us that sellers of CLX have been more aggressive. The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) oscillator crossed to the upside in early May for a cover shorts buy signal (a buy in a downtrend) but recently the oscillator has begun to narrow and turn to the downside again.

  • What’s Affecting Kimberly-Clark Stock?
    Market Realist11 days ago

    What’s Affecting Kimberly-Clark Stock?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is showing improvement on both the sales and earnings fronts. However, near-term headwinds continue to restrict the company’s upside. Kimberly-Clark’s top line is benefiting from an improvement in its volumes and favorable currency rates. However, increased promotional spending to drive volumes is leading to lower net price realizations and, in turn, lower organic sales.

  • What’s Hurting Clorox Stock?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    What’s Hurting Clorox Stock?

    Clorox (CLX) has managed to report improved sales and earnings despite facing tough YoY (year-over-year) comparisons. Clorox’s efficient marketing and strong portfolio of industry-leading brands and innovation-led products have supported its top line growth. Clorox’s margins are expected to remain constant in the coming quarters, as inflation in commodities and logistics costs are expected to hurt its profitability.

  • Why Investors Aren’t Generous on PG, KMB, CL, and CLX
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Why Investors Aren’t Generous on PG, KMB, CL, and CLX

    Shares of household and personal care product manufacturers Procter & Gamble (PG), Clorox (CLX), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), and Kimberly-Clark (KMB) are underperforming the broader markets. Despite the fact that these companies have reported improvements in their volumes and earnings growth rates, investors don’t seem interested in giving them the benefit of the doubt.

  • PG, KMB, CL, and CLX: What’s behind Rising Dividend Yields?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    PG, KMB, CL, and CLX: What’s behind Rising Dividend Yields?

    The dividend yields of CPG (consumer packaged goods) manufacturers are inching up. For instance, Procter & Gamble (PG) and Kimberly-Clark (KMB) have current dividend yields of close to 4% based on their closing prices on May 15.

  • Benzinga12 days ago

    Jim Cramer Advises His Viewers On Consolidated Edison, L Brands And More

    On CNBC's "Mad Money Lightning Round" , Jim Cramer said he would not buy Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) because there's too much natural gas. Cramer would take profits in Adaptimmune ...

  • PR Newswire13 days ago

    Clorox Announces June 13 Webcast of Company Presentation at dbAccess Global Consumer Conference

    OAKLAND, Calif. , May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Benno Dorer and Chief Financial Officer Kevin Jacobsen will be featured ...

  • 3 Stocks To Generate Excellent Passive Income Over Long Haul
    InvestorPlace14 days ago

    3 Stocks To Generate Excellent Passive Income Over Long Haul

    If you’re looking for the best income-producing investment, stocks that consistently increase their annual dividend are a great way to build passive income. While there is no best way to invest for income, there are some different methods you can use to grow your investment portfolio without taking a lot of risks. Here’s three stocks yielding 1%, 3%, and 5%, that I believe will help you generate passive income over the long haul.

  • GlobeNewswire14 days ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Viasat, Cloud Peak Energy, Steven Madden, Entravision Communications, Hawaiian Electric Industries, and The Clorox — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, May 14, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Viasat ...

  • Here's Why Clorox (CLX) Stock is Up 3% Post Q3 Earnings
    Zacks17 days ago

    Here's Why Clorox (CLX) Stock is Up 3% Post Q3 Earnings

    Clorox (CLX) is gaining from a robust surprise trend as well progress on its 2020 Strategy and e-commerce initiatives. However, the company's soft margins are keeping us on the sidelines.

  • Moody's18 days ago

    Clorox Company (The) -- Moody's assigns Baa1 rating to Clorox's USD bonds; outlook stable

    Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") today assigned a Baa1 rating to $500 million of senior unsecured notes being offered by The Clorox Company. Net proceeds will be used to refinance upcoming ...

  • ACCESSWIRE18 days ago

    Initiating Research Report on Newell Brands and a Few Other Consumer Goods Equities

    Ahead of today's trading session, WallStEquities.com evaluates Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL), The Clorox Co. (NYSE: CLX), GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO), and Hostess Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: TWNK). Hoboken, New Jersey headquartered Newell Brands Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 1.28% lower at $26.96 with a total trading volume of 4.65 million shares.

  • IFF Beat Earnings Estimates, but Stock Fell on Acquisition Deal
    Market Realist19 days ago

    IFF Beat Earnings Estimates, but Stock Fell on Acquisition Deal

    International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) announced its 1Q18 earnings during market hours on May 7. In this series, we’ll discuss IFF’s 1Q18 earnings, revenues, the performances of its reporting segments, and its Frutarom Industries acquisition.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Clorox Co.
    Markit19 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Clorox Co.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • Prebiotics and Probiotics Team Up in Renew Life's First Organic Supplement
    PR Newswire20 days ago

    Prebiotics and Probiotics Team Up in Renew Life's First Organic Supplement

    OAKLAND, Calif., May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for health-minded individuals who are seeking a spring reboot, Renew Life Ultimate Flora Probiotics, a leading manufacturer of digestive health solutions, introduces its first product line of clinically formulated, non-GMO probiotics + organic prebiotics to support digestive and immune health plus other specific needs. A healthy gut is the key to good digestion, immune health, energy, mood, and more. One way to help restore and maintain that balance is to regularly consume both probiotics and prebiotics, which work together synergistically to promote gut health.

  • Why Clorox Stock Lost 12% in April
    Motley Fool21 days ago

    Why Clorox Stock Lost 12% in April

    Shares dipped as peers like P&G reported weak sales and rising cost pressures.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents21 days ago

    Edited Transcript of CLX earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-18 5:30pm GMT

    Q3 2018 Clorox Co Earnings Call

  • How Analysts Reacted to Clorox’s Fiscal 3Q18 Results
    Market Realist24 days ago

    How Analysts Reacted to Clorox’s Fiscal 3Q18 Results

    Two analysts lowered their target prices for Clorox stock after it posted its fiscal 3Q18 results. Morgan Stanley reduced its price target to $113 from $116. Among the 16 analysts providing recommendations for Clorox stock, 13 of them have recommended a “hold,” two have recommended a “buy,” and one has recommended a “sell.” Analysts are maintaining a price target of $130.79 on CLX stock, which represents an upside potential of 12.8% based on its closing price of $116 on May 2.

  • Why Clorox Continues to Disappoint on Margins
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Why Clorox Continues to Disappoint on Margins

    Clorox (CLX) continues to disappoint investors with its sluggish margin performance. The trend is likely to continue in the near term. Branded consumer packaged goods manufacturers in the United States are grappling with increased costs related to raw materials and packaging. Higher transportation costs, exacerbated by carrier supply restraints and driver shortages, are further pressuring profitability.

  • What Does IFF’s Short Interest Indicate ahead of 1Q18 Earnings?
    Market Realist24 days ago

    What Does IFF’s Short Interest Indicate ahead of 1Q18 Earnings?

    Based on the latest short interest report on April 13, International Flavors and Fragrances’ short interest has risen to its highest level since the beginning of 2018. IFF’s short interest as a percentage of its outstanding shares stands at 1.8% as of April 13 as compared to 1.3% at the beginning of the year. However, IFF stock fell 9.8% during this period, indicating the prevailing weakness in the stock.

  • Here’s How Clorox’s Segments Performed in Fiscal 3Q18
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Here’s How Clorox’s Segments Performed in Fiscal 3Q18

    Clorox’s (CLX) Cleaning segment, which includes laundry, home care, and professional products, saw a 3% growth in sales led by a 4% improvement in volumes. The home care category continued to shine and registered high-single-digit growth in volumes and sales. The category marked record shipments of namesake brands such as Clorox Disinfecting Wipes. Innovation-based new product launches, strong merchandising, and a severe cold and flu season contributed to sales of disinfecting wipes.

  • Clorox Tops Fiscal 3Q18 Sales Estimate on Higher Volumes
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Clorox Tops Fiscal 3Q18 Sales Estimate on Higher Volumes

    Clorox (CLX) reported net sales of $1.5 billion in fiscal 3Q18, which was slightly higher than analysts’ expectation. It increased 2.7% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. It improved sales in fiscal 3Q18 despite a tough YoY comparison and a challenging retail environment. In fiscal 3Q17, its volumes improved 7%, while its sales gained 4%.