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The Clorox Company (CLX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

The Clorox Company (CLX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

The Clorox Company (Clorox) is a provider of household products that manufactures and markets home care, laundry, charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps and container products, water filtration, dressings and sauces, plastic bags, natural personal care products, and food products. The company manufactures its products through own, leased, and operational interests in various facilities; distributes the offerings through leased regional distribution centers and various other warehouse facilities; and sells its products by retail outlets, e-commerce channels, wholesale distributors, and medical supply distributors. It offers the products in various brands and private labels in the US and other countries. Clorox is headquartered in Oakland, California, the US.

The Clorox Company Key Recent Developments

Nov 28,2017: Clorox opens new manufacturing facility in Atlanta Area
Nov 02,2017: Clorox reports Q1 fiscal year 2018 results
Aug 03,2017: Clorox reports Q4 and fiscal year 2017 results
May 03,2017: Clorox reports higher Q3 net earnings, updates outlook for fiscal 2017
Feb 03,2017: Clorox reports Q2 fiscal year 2017 results

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company 5
The Clorox Company - Key Facts 5
The Clorox Company - Key Employees 6
The Clorox Company - Key Employee Biographies 7
The Clorox Company - Major Products and Services 8
The Clorox Company - History 9
The Clorox Company - Company Statement 12
The Clorox Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 – Company Analysis 16
Company Overview 16
The Clorox Company - Business Description 16
The Clorox Company - Corporate Strategy 17
The Clorox Company - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
The Clorox Company - Strengths 18
The Clorox Company - Weaknesses 19
The Clorox Company - Opportunities 20
The Clorox Company - Threats 21
The Clorox Company - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 27
Financial Performance 27
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29
The Clorox Company, Recent Deals Summary 30
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 31
Nov 02, 2017: Clorox reports Q1 fiscal year 2018 results 31
Aug 03, 2017: Clorox reports Q4 and fiscal year 2017 results 33
May 03, 2017: Clorox reports higher Q3 net earnings, updates outlook for fiscal 2017 35
Feb 03, 2017: Clorox reports Q2 fiscal year 2017 results 36
Jan 27, 2017: Clorox Company appoints new board member 38
Jan 27, 2017: The Clorox appoints Russell Weiner to its board of directors 39
Section 5 – Appendix 40
Methodology 40
Ratio Definitions 40
About GlobalData 44
Contact Us 44
Disclaimer 44
List of Tables
The Clorox Company, Key Facts 5
The Clorox Company, Key Employees 6
The Clorox Company, Key Employee Biographies 7
The Clorox Company, Major Products and Services 8
The Clorox Company, History 9
The Clorox Company, Other Locations 13
The Clorox Company, Subsidiaries 13
The Clorox Company, Key Competitors 22
The Clorox Company, Ratios based on current share price 23
The Clorox Company, Annual Ratios 24
The Clorox Company, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 25
The Clorox Company, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 26
The Clorox Company, Interim Ratios 28
The Clorox Company, Recent Deals Summary 30
Currency Codes 40
Capital Market Ratios 40
Equity Ratios 41
Profitability Ratios 41
Cost Ratios 42
Liquidity Ratios 42
Leverage Ratios 43
Efficiency Ratios 43
List of Figures
The Clorox Company, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 27
The Clorox Company, Ratio Charts 29

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