Clorox Company (The) (CLX): Price and Financial Metrics

Clorox Company (The) (CLX)

Today's Latest Price: $212.14 USD

2.04 (-0.95%)

Updated Oct 28 3:33pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 34 in Consumer Goods

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CLX Stock Summary

  • CLX has a market capitalization of $26,849,408,704 -- more than approximately 92.36% of US stocks.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for CLX is 7.4 -- better than 95.23% of US stocks.
  • CLX's went public 34.84 years ago, making it older than 92.89% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CLX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ROK, POOL, IDXX, GWW, and TSCO.
  • CLX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Clorox Co's official web site, go to

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CLX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $212.14 52-week high $239.87
Prev. close $214.18 52-week low $144.31
Day low $209.54 Volume 735,421
Day high $215.24 Avg. volume 1,755,979
50-day MA $214.97 Dividend yield 2.07%
200-day MA $199.84 Market Cap 26.72B

Clorox Company (The) (CLX) Company Bio

Clorox manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company was founded in 1913 and is based in Oakland, California.

CLX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$212.14$143.58 -33%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Clorox Co. To summarize, we found that Clorox Co ranked in the 37th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Clorox Co ended up being:

  • Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 12.97; that's higher than 79.2% of US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 10% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than merely 24.14% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • CLX's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 35.51% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Consumer Defensive that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CLX, try WMT, COST, SPB, FLO, and PM.

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Here's where you can buy Lysol, Clorox, and other cleaning wipes

Lysol products were approved to protect against COVID-19, making them hard to find. Here's where you can still buy cleaning wipes and spray.

USA Today | October 2, 2020

Today’s best deals: Early Prime Day deals, Purell alcohol wipes, $6.75 Kasa smart plugs, the iPhone of thermometers, more

Prime Day 2020 might still be a little over two weeks away, but you wouldn't know it from looking at Wednesday's roundup of the best daily deals online. In fact, some of these sales are completely unheard of! Here's what you have to look forward to in today's big roundup: Amazon's only FDA-authorized KN95 face masks at an all-time low price of $29.99 per 10-pack instead of $45 (they work better than 3M N95 masks!) Best-selling 3-ply face masks for just $0.36 each Five awesome early Prime Day deals including a $250 Ring Video Doorbell Pro for $99.99 when you get a refurb, a top-rated bidet for $23.99, and $20 off Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses Shocking discounts on Purell 8oz pump bottles and Purell 1oz travel bottles New, lower pricing on Purell alcohol wipes that are literally impossible t...

BGR | September 30, 2020

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Clorox Wipes Scarcity, Beyond Meat Virtues, Rule of Six Problems

Clorox's new CEO Linda Rendle raced to keep wipes on short shelves; Beyond Meat pitched consumers with the dual message of good for the planet and good for you; and the U.K rule that banned more than six people from mingling at a time has spread social anxiety.

The Wall Street Journal Blogs | September 28, 2020

10 deals you don’t want to miss on Sunday: Rare Purell discount, first Apple Watch Series 6 deal, Clorox wipes, iPad, more

Sunday might be the day of rest for some, but bargain hunters never take a day off. And trust us, you'll be glad you started looking for deep discounts today because our daily deals roundup for Sunday is off the charts! Highlights from Sunday's batch of top daily deals include: 10-packs of FDA-authorized Powecom KN95 face masks that NIOSH says filter up to 99.2% of 3-micron particles for $38.99 instead of $45 (plus five bonus BNX A96 masks made right here in the USA!) The first-ever discount on Apple's brand new, just-released Apple Watch Series 6 in both 40mm and 44mm sizes Another first-time discount, this time on the new 8th-generation iPad that was just released a week ago Friday An extremely rare discount on Purell 8oz pump bottles that are still impossible to find in stores — and ...

BGR | September 27, 2020

10 deals you don’t want to miss on Saturday: Lysol spray, Clorox wipes, Instant Pot cooking blender, 30¢ face masks, more

The weekend has finally arrived so it's time to relax, but that doesn't mean the deals you can find online are any less impressive than they were during the week. In fact, some of the daily deals we dug up today are even better than what we saw this past week! Saturday's roundup of the 10 best daily deals you can find online include: New lower prices on Lysol spray and Clorox wipes that are up to 60% lower than prices we were seeing even a month ago 10-packs of FDA-authorized Powecom KN95 face masks that NIOSH tested and found to filter up to 99.2% of 3-micron particles for 38.99 instead of $45 (plus five bonus BNX A96 masks made right here in the USA!) The deepest discount ever on the incredible Instant Ace Plus Cooking Blender with 10 one-touch programs Sleek black 3-layer coronavirus...

BGR | September 26, 2020

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CLX Price Returns

1-mo 0.08%
3-mo -8.27%
6-mo 10.62%
1-year 44.38%
3-year 79.25%
5-year 96.37%
YTD 40.54%
2019 2.23%
2018 6.55%
2017 27.14%
2016 -2.99%
2015 25.03%

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