Clorox Company (The) (CLX) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Clorox Company (The) (CLX), hence the stock is down -3.61% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.93% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.24% and the stock has fallen -1.96% in the past 1 week.
The Clorox Company is up 2.13% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.01%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.15% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.09%.
Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX): The stock opened at $130.88 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $131.06 for the day. The stock traded down to $130.45 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $130.80 with a loss of -0.32% for the day. The stock had closed at $131.22 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 718,655 shares.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Citigroup maintains the rating on Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX). The brokerage firm has issued a Neutral rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency raises the price target from $134 per share to $144 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 8, 2016.
The Clorox Company (Clorox) is a United States-based manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products. The Company sells its products through mass retail outlets, e-commerce channels, distributors, and medical supply providers. The Company operates through strategic business units that are aggregated into four reportable segments: Cleaning, which consists of laundry, home care and professional products marketed and sold in the United States; Household, which consists of charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps and container products; Lifestyle, which includes food products, water-filtration systems and filters and natural personal care products, and International, which consists of products sold outside the United States, such as laundry, home care, water-filtration, charcoal and cat litter products, dressings and sauces, plastic bags, wraps and containers and natural personal care products.