Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX) stated loss of 14,835 shares or 0.3% in the short interest. The short interest registered from 5,475,608 on May 31,2016 to 5,460,773 on June 15,2016. In terms of floated shares, the shorted positions stood at 4.2%. The stock has been averaging 756,006 shares daily in trading and would need 7 days to cover the shorts. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $132.55 and $132.00 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $136.49. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $134.88, notching a gain of 0.48% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,116,357 . The stock had closed at $134.23 on the previous day.
The company shares have rallied 29.02% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 24, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $136.49 and the one year low was seen on Jun 30, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $131.08 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $128.14.
Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX) has climbed 1.9% in the past week and advanced 3.99% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.59% and the outperformance has advanced to 7.14% for the last 4 weeks period.
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.