The Clorox Company (CLX)

Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Currency: USD

 
Price: 230.52 (Close)

Summary

 

52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
144.12 – 232.10 173.24 0.31
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
4.24 1.88% 2020-04-21
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
33.37 6.26 8.76%
Overvalued
Low
Very low Volatility
High
Slow
Dividend Growth
Fast

Profile

The Clorox Co. engages in the manufacture and marketing of consumer and institutional products. It operates through the following business segments: Cleaning, Lifestyle, Household, International, and Corporate. The Cleaning segment consists of laundry, home care, and professional products marketed and sold in the United States. The Household segment composes of charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps, and container products. The Lifestyle segment includes food products, water-filtration systems, filters, and all natural personal care products. The International segment covers products sold outside the United States, excluding natural personal care products. The company was founded by Edward Hughes, Charles Husband, William Hussey, Rufus Myers, and Archibald Taft on May 3, 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, CA.

 

Sector: Industry:
Consumer Non-Durables Household/Personal Care
Dividend Aristocrat

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

20 – 30 percentile

Environment

6 – 0 percentile

Social

4 – 0 percentile

Governance

6 – 0 percentile

Controversy level

2

Peers

Dividend aristocrats in the same sector are:
– Procter & Gamble (PG)
– Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL)
– Target Corp. (TGT)
– Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA)
– Colgate-Palmolive (CL)
– Brown-Forman Corp. (BF.B)
– Archer-Daniels-Midland Co (ADM)
– PepsiCo Inc. (PEP)
– McCormick & Co. (MKC)
– Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)
– Sysco Corp. (SYY)
– Wal-Mart Stores (WMT)
– Kimberly-Clark (KMB)


Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 6.26
Annual Payout 4.24
Payout Ratio 67.73%
Dividend growth 41 Years
Dividend Score 71
Dividend Coverage Ratio 1.48
Altman-Z score 5.42 Safe Zone

 


Estimated Future Total Return Metrics

Total return last 5Y 17.80%
Dividend growth 5Y 6.86%
Current dividend yield 1.88%
Average dividend yield last 5Y 2.45%
Estimated EPS growth next 5Y 5.30%
Extra return due to over/under valuation -5.20%
Estimated future return 5Y (CAGR) 2.50%

 

The Clorox Company (CLX) Valuation


The Clorox Company current dividend yield of 1.88% is -23% below its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 2.45% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock looks overvalued today.

The Clorox Company (CLX) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of The Clorox Company for different periods:

 

The Clorox Company (CLX) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of The Clorox Company for different periods:

 


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
1.88 4.24 67.73% 41 Years

 

Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 8.76%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 6.86%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 7.72%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2020 3.230 -%
2019 4.040 8.6%
2018 3.720 13.4%
2017 3.280 4.5%
2016 3.140 4.0%
2015 3.020 4.1%
2014 2.900 7.4%
2013 2.700 8.9%
2012 2.480 7.8%
2011 2.300 9.5%
2010 2.100 9.4%
2009 1.920 11.6%
2008 1.720 21.1%
2007 1.420 22.4%
2006 1.160 3.6%
2005 1.120 3.7%

The Clorox Company (CLX) Dividend Payment History