On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.34% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.88% in the last 1 week, and is up 5.01% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 27.33% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 6, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $140.47 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $132.76 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $128.75.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.8% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.2%.
Clorox Company (The) (NYSE:CLX): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $137.42, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $138.46 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $137 and closed the trading day at $138.37, in the green by 0.62%. The total traded volume for the day was 991,728. The stock had closed at $137.52 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (EVP-COO – Household) of Clorox Co /De/, Vlahos Nikolaos A had sold 2,151 shares worth of $284,470 in a transaction dated May 10, 2016. In this transaction, 2,151 shares were sold at $132.25 per share.
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.