Today’s top gainers include the company The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) which is in the industry Housewares & Accessories, gaining -0.88% today. In the last week its performance is -1.03%, and 10.40% for the past quarter. Currently, The Clorox Company, CLX has a target price of 125.82, so today’s gain of -0.88% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.72%.
The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX), has a market cap of 17531.49, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.18%, and institutional ownership is 73.50%.
At the current price of 133.99, it has a dividend yield of 2.37%, and its target price is 125.82. This is with a profit margin of 11.80%, and total debt/equity of 8.6. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has a P/E of 26.46, as well as a forward P/E of 25.89.
With a current EPS of 5.11, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.56%,The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 4.30%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 7.10%.
Performance for the year is 24.49%. Since its IPO date on 3/21/1983, the total performance to date is 7.89%.
Volume today for The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX), is 172890, while its average volume is 1005.86. Whilst the total gain today was -0.88%, it did have a day high of -4.62%.
Volatility for this week has been at 0.79%, and 1.42% for the month. The 52-week low for The Clorox Company, CLX has been 28.75%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.62%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 26.10%, and its return on assets is 16.10%. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has an operating margin of 17.80%. With a sales growth of 1.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Clorox Company, CLX is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 6.93, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.8 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of The Clorox Company? Well its PEG is 3.73, and the P/S is 3.07, along with a P/B of 67.59. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 42.35.