Clorox Company (CLX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 18, 2013

By
A A A

Clorox Company ( CLX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.64 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CLX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CLX was $76.61, representing a -0.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.99 and a 14.82% increase over the 52 week low of $66.72.

CLX is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Sigma-Aldrich Corporation ( SIAL ) and Ashland Inc. ( ASH ). CLX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.13. Zacks Investment Research reports CLX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.45%, compared to an industry average of 11.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CLX Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to CLX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLX as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SDY with an increase of 4.74% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CLX at 1.82%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: ASH , CLX , SDY , SIAL

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

270,887,127
    $93.89 unch
225,243,115
  • $40.93 ▼ 2.74%
135,900,109
  • $47.52 ▲ 1.80%
89,467,924
  • $5.35 ▼ 1.11%
85,105,358
  • $16.95 ▼ 0.53%
80,748,539
  • $39.80 ▼ 4.21%
68,491,586
  • $3.57 ▼ 1.79%
62,097,356
  • $100.96 ▼ 0.82%
As of 9/19/2014, 04:15 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com