NYSE:CLX - The Clorox Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $180.81
  • Forecasted Upside: 12.28 %
  • Number of Analysts: 16
  • Breakdown:
  • 4 Sell Ratings
  • 10 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CLX

Analyst Price Target is $180.81
▲ +12.28% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for The Clorox in the last 3 months. The average price target is $180.81, with a high forecast of $249.00 and a low forecast of $145.00. The average price target represents a 12.28% upside from the last price of $161.04.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 16 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in The Clorox. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$153.00 ➝ $156.00Medium
10/13/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$160.00 ➝ $154.00Low
9/3/2021ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
8/4/2021DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$177.00 ➝ $145.00Low
8/4/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$170.00 ➝ $160.00Low
8/4/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$175.00 ➝ $160.00Low
8/4/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetUnderweight$170.00 ➝ $155.00Low
8/4/2021UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell$166.00 ➝ $154.00Low
8/4/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$192.00 ➝ $153.00Low
8/4/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$200.00 ➝ $176.00Low
8/4/2021CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$219.00 ➝ $194.00Low
8/4/2021Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$150.00Low
7/26/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$186.00 ➝ $192.00Low
6/23/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageSell$166.00Low
5/21/2021ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$230.00 ➝ $206.00High
5/10/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightMedium
5/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralLow
5/4/2021Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHold$205.00 ➝ $195.00Low
5/3/2021DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$189.00 ➝ $177.00Medium
5/3/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$183.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
5/3/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$205.00 ➝ $185.00Low
5/3/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Underweight$240.00 ➝ $170.00Low
5/3/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$195.00 ➝ $186.00Low
4/21/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$196.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
4/19/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$182.00 ➝ $183.00Low
4/18/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingSell$162.00Low
4/16/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$205.00 ➝ $196.00Low
3/24/2021DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Neutral$189.00Medium
3/18/2021DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$234.00 ➝ $189.00High
2/19/2021Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$233.00Medium
2/10/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$240.00Low
1/22/2021Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$245.00 ➝ $235.00High
1/19/2021Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$206.00Low
1/14/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$190.00 ➝ $182.00Medium
12/14/2020Smith Barney CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$238.00 ➝ $249.00Low
12/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOverweight$250.00Low
11/3/2020Smith Barney CitigroupLower Price Target$245.00 ➝ $238.00Low
11/3/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$218.00 ➝ $221.00Low
11/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$223.00 ➝ $227.00Medium
11/3/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$263.00 ➝ $268.00Medium
10/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$235.00Low
9/30/2020DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$269.00 ➝ $263.00Low
8/4/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$206.00 ➝ $246.00Low
8/4/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$185.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
8/4/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Underweight$193.00 ➝ $197.00Medium
8/4/2020DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$256.00 ➝ $269.00Medium
7/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$174.00 ➝ $223.00Medium
7/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$203.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$177.00 ➝ $193.00Low
6/29/2020DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuyLow
6/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$180.00 ➝ $185.00Low
5/5/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingSell$164.00Medium
5/4/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$155.00 ➝ $168.00High
5/4/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$173.00 ➝ $177.00High
5/4/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$172.00 ➝ $180.00High
5/1/2020CfraBoost Price TargetHold$170.00 ➝ $190.00High
4/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$169.00 ➝ $173.00Medium
4/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$195.00Medium
3/19/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$169.00 ➝ $172.00Low
3/16/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$135.00 ➝ $152.00High
3/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Overweight$153.00 ➝ $185.00High
3/9/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$195.00High
3/4/2020CfraUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$140.00 ➝ $170.00Low
2/6/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingSellLow
2/5/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$147.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$134.00 ➝ $144.00Low
2/4/2020CfraReiterated RatingHold ➝ Sell$130.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
2/2/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$168.00Medium
12/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$145.00 ➝ $147.00Low
11/1/2019BarclaysSet Price TargetSell$138.00N/A
11/1/2019CfraDowngradeHold ➝ SellLow
10/4/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingSellHigh
10/3/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell$128.00 ➝ $125.00Low
10/3/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$151.00 ➝ $145.00Low
10/3/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$172.00 ➝ $168.00Medium
10/3/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$167.00 ➝ $163.00Medium
10/3/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweight$143.00 ➝ $137.00Medium
10/3/2019Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$165.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
10/2/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$150.00Medium
9/30/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight$144.00 ➝ $134.00Low
9/23/2019BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$142.00 ➝ $141.00Low
8/2/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$141.00 ➝ $144.00Low
8/2/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$110.00 ➝ $128.00Low
8/2/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$161.00Medium
8/1/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$153.00Low
7/12/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$153.00Medium
5/30/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$153.00Low
5/23/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetHold$156.00Low
5/20/2019ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
5/2/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$168.00Low
5/2/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$157.00 ➝ $153.00Low
5/2/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$165.00 ➝ $154.00Low
5/2/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$171.00 ➝ $160.00Low
5/2/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$139.00Low
4/8/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$159.00 ➝ $139.00Medium
3/6/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$172.00Low
2/21/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$157.00Low
2/6/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$142.00Low
2/5/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetHold$171.00Low
2/5/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$175.00High
2/4/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$157.00High
12/20/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetSell$142.00High
12/12/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$145.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
12/6/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$150.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
11/20/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$153.00 ➝ $169.00Low
11/2/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$149.00 ➝ $153.00N/A
11/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$153.00 ➝ $165.00Low
11/1/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$138.00Low
11/1/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetSell ➝ Sell$123.00 ➝ $124.00Medium
10/31/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldHigh
10/17/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$135.00 ➝ $145.00Low
10/10/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$123.00Medium
10/6/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$131.00Low
9/25/2018ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$175.00Medium
9/20/2018Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$151.00Low
8/3/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$153.00Low
7/18/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageSell$110.00Medium
7/17/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$127.00 ➝ $112.00High
7/16/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $140.00Low
5/4/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$139.00 ➝ $126.00Medium
5/3/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$124.00Medium
5/3/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$116.00 ➝ $113.00Low
5/3/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$140.00 ➝ $130.00Low
5/3/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$147.00 ➝ $131.00Medium
4/19/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$140.00 ➝ $130.00High
4/19/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$126.72 ➝ $116.00High
4/6/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$131.00Low
4/5/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$133.00 ➝ $128.00Low
3/29/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$147.00Low
3/16/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$135.00Low
3/13/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$139.00 ➝ $138.00Low
2/8/2018ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$150.40 ➝ $127.81Low
2/5/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$150.00 ➝ $147.00High
2/5/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$155.00 ➝ $140.00High
2/5/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $133.00High
1/4/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$148.00Low
1/4/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$130.00 ➝ $146.00Low
1/4/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$155.00Low
12/13/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$130.00Low
12/13/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$130.00Low
12/13/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$142.00Low
11/10/2017Consumer EdgeUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformN/A
11/2/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$138.00 ➝ $128.00N/A
11/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$132.00N/A
10/8/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00N/A
10/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$137.00 ➝ $132.00N/A
10/5/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$150.00N/A
9/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformLow
8/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$136.00 ➝ $137.00Low
8/4/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $136.00Low
8/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$150.00Low
8/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Medium
7/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$126.00 ➝ $137.00Low
6/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$115.00Low
5/5/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingSell$117.00 ➝ $121.00N/A
5/4/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$136.00Medium
5/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetHold$138.00Low
4/24/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$115.00Low
4/18/2017Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$138.00Low
4/7/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$75.00 ➝ $76.00Low
3/21/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$115.00Low
3/21/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$136.00Low
2/18/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$140.00N/A
2/11/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$125.00N/A
2/6/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$125.00N/A
1/9/2017BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$115.00 ➝ $111.00N/A
12/16/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$112.00N/A
12/15/2016BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$136.00N/A
12/5/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$123.00N/A
11/30/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$123.00N/A
11/15/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/A
11/14/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$111.00N/A
11/9/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$111.00N/A
11/3/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$121.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
11/3/2016UBS GroupReiterated RatingSell$118.00 ➝ $111.00N/A
11/3/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$121.00 ➝ $115.00N/A
(Data available from 10/21/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.28 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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The Clorox logo
The Clorox Co. engages in the manufacture and marketing of consumer and professional products. It operates through the following business segments: Cleaning, Lifestyle, Household, and International. The Cleaning segment consists of laundry, home care, and professional products marketed and sold in the United States. The Household segment composes of charcoal, cat litter and plastic bags, wraps, and container products. The Lifestyle segment includes food products, water-filtration systems, filters, and all natural personal care products, and dietary supplements. The International segment covers products sold outside the United States, excluding natural personal care products. The company was founded by Edward Hughes, Charles Husband, William Hussey, Rufus Myers, and Archibald Taft on May 3, 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, CA.
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Today's Range

Now: $161.04
Low: $159.31
High: $163.10

50 Day Range

MA: $166.48
Low: $160.56
High: $172.24

52 Week Range

Now: $161.04
Low: $156.23
High: $231.11


1,688,555 shs

Average Volume

1,511,366 shs

Market Capitalization

$19.78 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of The Clorox?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on The Clorox in the last twelve months: Argus, Atlantic Securities, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, DA Davidson, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, Sanford C. Bernstein, Smith Barney Citigroup, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for The Clorox?

16 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for The Clorox in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $180.81, suggesting a possible upside of 11.7%. Smith Barney Citigroup has the highest price target set, predicting CLX will reach $249.00 in the next twelve months. DA Davidson has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $145.00 for The Clorox in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for The Clorox?

The Clorox currently has 4 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in CLX, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact The Clorox's investor relations team?

The Clorox's physical mailing address is 1221 BROADWAY, OAKLAND CA, 94612. The company's listed phone number is (510) 271-7000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for The Clorox is www.thecloroxcompany.com.