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

Clorox Company (The) (CLX): $184.34

6.17 (+3.46%)

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CLX Stock Summary

  • Clorox Co's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 94.29% of US listed stocks.
  • CLX's went public 35.2 years ago, making it older than 92.78% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • The volatility of Clorox Co's share price is greater than that of merely 6.97% 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 STE, AMCR, COO, CSL, and CPB.
  • 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 $184.34 52-week high $239.87
Prev. close $178.17 52-week low $156.68
Day low $177.50 Volume 1,754,200
Day high $184.39 Avg. volume 1,911,839
50-day MA $194.92 Dividend yield 2.47%
200-day MA $209.23 Market Cap 23.19B

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:
$184.34$141.65 -20%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Clorox Co with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Clorox Co ranked in the 47th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Clorox Co, consider:

  • The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 16.78; that's higher than 82.32% of US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • CLX's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 29.48% of tickers in our DCF set.

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COST, INGR, SMPL, TAP, and FLO can be thought of as valuation peers to CLX, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Defensive sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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MGM Resorts International Names Clorox "Official Guest Disinfectant And Hand Sanitizer Brand"

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) today announced it is teaming with The Clorox Company as the exclusive provider of disinfectant and hand sanitizing products for guest use at more than 20 MGM Resorts properties in Las Vegas and across the United States. As the "Official Guest Disinfectant and Hand Sanitizer Brand of MGM Resorts," Clorox®, one of the most trusted brands in cleaning, will supply disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer throughout guest-accessible areas of the company's properties in support of MGM Resorts' industry-leading Seven-Point Safety Plan.

Yahoo | March 2, 2021

Organic Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Market 2021| by Industry Analysis, Research, Share, Growth, Sales, Trends, Supply, Forecast To 2027- Arbonne International, Clorox, Amway India, Yves Rocher, Oriflame, Loreal

Overview The market survey report published on the Organic Personal Care and Cosmetic Products market is a comprehensive study of the market trends and current market scenario. The analysis conducted on the market studies the key trends that determine the market

OpenPR | February 26, 2021

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Yahoo | February 23, 2021

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Earnings calls have cast a light on inflationary pressures in products ranging from wings to cleaning products. But will inflation run away?

Yahoo | February 23, 2021

Oil-Dri Corporation Of America: An Unknown Dividend Contender

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Bjorn Zonneveld on Seeking Alpha | February 22, 2021

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CLX Price Returns

1-mo -3.81%
3-mo -7.34%
6-mo N/A
1-year 8.63%
3-year 52.26%
5-year 69.27%
YTD -8.23%
2020 34.46%
2019 2.23%
2018 6.55%
2017 27.14%
2016 -2.99%

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