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CLX Clorox
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## CLX PE ratio history

### Clorox PE ratio by year

## CLX average PE ratio chart

## CLX PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Clorox's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Clorox (CLX)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Clorox (CLX)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for CLX?

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How does the current PE ratio for CLX compare to its historical average?

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Why is Clorox's PE ratio so high?

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How is CLX's PE ratio calculated (Clorox PE ratio formula)?

The current P/E ratio for Clorox stock as of Oct 2, 2023 is 107.72. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $1.21 and the stock price of $130.34 per share. The PE ratio has decreased by 8% from the past four quarters average of 117.4.

How has CLX's PE ratio performed in the past

The average historical PE ratio of Clorox for the last ten years is 36.66. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 107.72 is 194% more than the historical average. In the past ten years, CLX's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Mar 2023 quarter at 259.41, when the stock price was $158.24 and the EPS was $0.61. The lowest point was recorded in the Mar 2014 quarter, when it reached 20.14 with a price of $88.01 and an EPS of $4.37.

Average

36.66

Median

24.54

Minimum

20.14

Maximum

259.41

Maximum annual increase: 249.67% in 2023

Maximum annual decrease: -13.49% in 2018

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 131.44 | 249.67% |

2022 | 37.59 | 18.24% |

2021 | 31.79 | 8.09% |

2020 | 29.41 | 23.31% |

2019 | 23.85 | 12.34% |

2018 | 21.23 | -13.49% |

2017 | 24.54 | -11.15% |

2016 | 27.62 | 18.14% |

2015 | 23.38 | 10.23% |

2014 | 21.21 | 11.46% |

What is the average PE ratio of CLX for the past years

The current PE ratio of CLX is above its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

3-year avg

68.8

5-year avg

50.35

10-year avg

36.66

15-year avg

29.82

What is CLX's PE ratio compared to its peers

CLX's PE ratio is above its peer stock CHD.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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CHD Church & Dwight Co Inc | 50.47 | $22.6B |

CLX Clorox Co | 107.92 | $16.17B |

The price to earnings ratio for CLX stock is 107.72 as of Oct 2, 2023.

As an average over the last 3 years, CLX stock has a PE ratio of 68.8.

As an average over the last 5 years, CLX stock has a PE ratio of 50.35.

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 259.41 in the Mar 2023 quarter.

The current price to earnings ratio of CLX is 194% higher than the 10-year historical average.

A company with a higher PE ratio may indicate that the market has higher growth expectations for the company's future earnings or profitability.

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months earnings per share(EPS). As of today (Oct 2, 2023), Clorox's stock price is $130.34. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Jun 2023 is $1.21. Therefore, Clorox's price to earnings ratio for today is 107.72. `PE RATIO(107.72) = STOCK PRICE($130.34) / TTM EPS($1.21)`

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.