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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) which is in the industry Housewares & Accessories, gaining -0.27% today. In the last week its performance is 0.75%, and -9.48% for the past quarter. Currently, The Clorox Company, CLX has a target price of 127.55, so today’s gain of -0.27% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.37%.

The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX), has a market cap of 15879.07, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 73.00%.

At the current price of 121.8, it has a dividend yield of 2.63%, and its target price is 127.55. This is with a profit margin of 11.20%, and total debt/equity of 7.81. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has a P/E of 24.73, as well as a forward P/E of 20.98.

With a current EPS of 4.93, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.85%,The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 19.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 7.10%.

Performance for the year is 2.53%. Since its IPO date on 3/21/1983, the total performance to date is -2.21%.

Volume today for The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX), is 720000, while its average volume is 852.56. Whilst the total gain today was -0.27%, it did have a day high of -9.58%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.99%, and 1.21% for the month. The 52-week low for The Clorox Company, CLX has been 3.25%, while the 52-week-high has reached -12.77%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 24.80%, and its return on assets is 15.10%. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has an operating margin of 17.10%. With a sales growth of 2.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Clorox Company, CLX is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 6.05, and has a current ratio of 1 and 0.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of The Clorox Company? Well its PEG is 3.48, and the P/S is 2.76, along with a P/B of 53.19. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 39.6.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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