Clorox Co. (CLX): Price and Financial Metrics

Clorox Co. (CLX): $149.03

-0.47 (-0.31%)

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  • CLX scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 78.29% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CLX is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 178 days.
  • CLX's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 17.7% of US stocks).

CLX Stock Summary

  • CLOROX CO's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 98.74% of US listed stocks.
  • CLX's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 96.86% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of CLOROX CO's share price is greater than that of merely 3.75% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CLX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BANR, WASH, AMCR, SMBK, and IROQ.
  • CLX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CLOROX CO's official web site, go to

CLX Valuation Summary

  • CLX's price/sales ratio is 2.6; this is 30% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • CLX's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CLX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CLX 2022-11-17 2.6 55.2 44.4 33.2
CLX 2022-11-16 2.5 54.1 43.5 32.6
CLX 2022-11-15 2.5 54.9 44.2 33.0
CLX 2022-11-14 2.5 54.0 43.5 32.5
CLX 2022-11-11 2.5 53.7 43.2 32.4
CLX 2022-11-10 2.5 54.5 43.9 32.8

CLX Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year price growth rate is now at -3.29%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 8.34%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at -5.5%.
CLX's revenue has moved up $908,000,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows CLX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 7,041 923 405
2022-06-30 7,107 786 462
2022-03-31 7,108 834 458
2021-12-31 7,080 869 247
2021-09-30 7,231 934 437
2021-06-30 7,341 1,276 710

CLX's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CLX has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 82.7% of graded US stocks.
  • CLX's asset turnover comes in at 1.117 -- ranking 18th of 50 Consumer Goods stocks.
  • PG, SCL, and LZB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CLX.

The table below shows CLX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.117 0.408 0.142
2021-06-30 1.112 0.436 0.211
2021-03-31 1.145 0.460 0.275
2020-12-31 1.171 0.468 0.359
2020-09-30 1.174 0.466 0.344
2020-06-30 1.173 0.456 0.289

CLX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CLX, see our CLX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $161.66 Average Broker Recommendation 2.09 (Hold)

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CLX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $149.03 52-week high $186.86
Prev. close $149.50 52-week low $120.50
Day low $148.48 Volume 812,200
Day high $150.65 Avg. volume 1,317,562
50-day MA $139.13 Dividend yield 3.17%
200-day MA $142.11 Market Cap 18.39B

Clorox Co. (CLX) Company Bio

The Clorox Company (formerly Clorox Chemical Company) is an American global manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products. As of 2020 the Oakland, California based company had approximately 8,800 employees worldwide. Net sales for 2020 fiscal year were US$6.7 billion. Ranked annually since 2000, Clorox was named number 474 on Fortune magazine's 2020 Fortune 500 list. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest CLX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CLOROX CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CLX as an investment opportunity.

Clorox is Down 40% From Its High. Time to Buy?

Clorox has taken a drubbing, but management is doing the right things to get the company back on track.

Yahoo | November 17, 2022

7 Growth Stocks to Sell Right Now… and 1 to Buy

This is no time to be sentimental.

Chris Markoch on InvestorPlace | November 16, 2022

Clorox Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of $1.18 Per Share

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.18 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Feb. 10, 2023, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Jan. 25, 2023.

Yahoo | November 16, 2022


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Yahoo | November 14, 2022

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CLX Price Returns

1-mo 0.60%
3-mo 4.14%
6-mo 7.22%
1-year -9.14%
3-year 8.65%
5-year 22.01%
YTD -11.85%
2021 -11.50%
2020 34.46%
2019 2.23%
2018 6.55%
2017 27.14%

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