Clorox Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 21, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.71 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 09, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased CLX stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that CLX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $90.51, the dividend yield is 3.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLX was $90.51,
representing a -6.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $96.76 and
a 12.86% increase over the 52 week low of $80.20.
CLX is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (
) and Ashland Inc. (
). CLX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.27. Zacks Investment Research reports CLX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.5%, compared to an industry
average of 5.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CLX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLX as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio (
- PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEY with an increase of
6.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CLX at 1.74%.