The Clorox Co. (CLX)

151.86
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 150.79
Day Low/High 150.58 / 153.07
52 Wk Low/High 143.58 / 167.54
Avg Volume 957.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 125.50M
Market Cap 18.92B
EPS 6.40
P/E Ratio 23.97
Div & Yield 4.24 (2.69%)
Jim Cramer: Could Clorox Be the Next M&A Play?

Jim Cramer: Could Clorox Be the Next M&A Play?

TheStreet's Jim Cramer asks, what do you do when you see a gigantic call buyer in Clorox?

Playing the Ultimate Rumor Stock

Playing the Ultimate Rumor Stock

Where there's options smoke, there tends to be fire.

Is Lefty Buying?

What are the odds that Phil Mickelson adding to his Clorox position? Clorox's (CLX) shares are moving strongly higher (+4%), and the call options' volume is conspicuously large today. Is Phil Mickelson adding to his position?

No Joy in Shortville

No Joy in Shortville

Shorts take much more homework than longs.

The Myth of Stocks as Commodities

The Myth of Stocks as Commodities

Let's look at how wrong this whole concept is.

Recommended Viewing, Part Deux

Run, don't walk, to watch my appearance on today's episode of 'Fast Money: Halftime Report.' I am pleased to have just appeared on CNBC's "Fast Money: Halftime Report," participating in a general discussion of the trading probe in Clorox (CLX) optio...

Cash In on the Consolidation Trend

Cash In on the Consolidation Trend

It's not too late to place your bets.

The Daily Dose: Economic Data and Consumer Stocks

The Daily Dose: Economic Data and Consumer Stocks

The economy is mending, but that won't fix companies that have structural problems.

The Shift Makes Sense

The Shift Makes Sense

But three days like this and valuations will shift again.

Consumer Staples Outperform Yesterday

That's a warning sign. I have spent a lot of time discussing the notion that leadership changes are typically warning signs that a correction lies ahead. Consumer staples were outstanding yesterday, with Clorox (CLX) and Procter & Gamble (PG) up by ...

The Seven-Sided Market

The Seven-Sided Market

Each distinct group of stocks has its own set of dynamics.

Boring Is Beautiful

Boring Is Beautiful

Look at the four horsemen of consumer goods.

Defensives Leading

They're at the helm today. Defensive stocks -- Procter & Gamble (PG), Coca-Cola (KO), International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Clorox (CLX) and so on -- are leading the parade today.

Old-School Names Catch a Nice Bid

Old-School Names Catch a Nice Bid

I don't expect this to last, but you may as well ride it for now.

Two Plays: One Solid, One Speculative

Two Plays: One Solid, One Speculative

Clorox and Avon are candidates for the extremes.

Navigating the Market Crosscurrents

Navigating the Market Crosscurrents

It's one confusing day, and investors don't like uncertainty.

Zillow Has My Attention

Zillow Has My Attention

And so long, fuel-cell frenzy.

Getting Excited About Clorox

Getting Excited About Clorox

It's a boring stock, but it is setting up to make a nice breakout.

Clorox initiated at UBS

3 Big Market Problems Ukraine Raises

3 Big Market Problems Ukraine Raises

These are extreme scenarios, but worth considering.

Will Wait for Refreshment

Will Wait for Refreshment

Based on the stock's modest downside and its dividend yield, I can be patient for Coca-Cola's turn.

A Surprising Leaderboard

A Surprising Leaderboard

These sectors have shown some fight.

The Daily Dose: My Post-Jobs Plan

The Daily Dose: My Post-Jobs Plan

It's all about doing your due diligence.

Yum's Tasty Beat, Kors Preps Earnings and Jim Cramer's Financial Services Pick

Yum's Tasty Beat, Kors Preps Earnings and Jim Cramer's Financial Services Pick

Earnings are on the way this morning as virtually every company looks to rebound from a disastrous market sell-off that began the week Monday. Jonathan Marino at the Nasdaq Marketsite in Times Square reports.

Wait It Out

Wait It Out

You will get you chance to buy the stocks of the companies that are doing well.

Getting Perspective on China's Crisis

Getting Perspective on China's Crisis

Rather than panic, wait for the shakeout to create bargains.

Clorox downgraded at JP Morgan

Stocks That Might Be Stalling

Here's what I'm monitoring. Here are some stocks that I monitor that look like they may be stalling out: Goldman Sachs (GS), Bank of America (BAC), Apple (AAPL), American Express (AXP), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Schwab (SCHW), 3D Systems (DDD), Oaktree ...

The Turning Point for Defensives?

The Turning Point for Defensives?

The untold story about these stocks is how they have held up.

The Market Won't Follow the Playbook

The Market Won't Follow the Playbook

The action ahead of the Fed meeting is confounding the most people possible.