The Clorox Company is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products. The Company markets consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products, Pine-Sol cleaners, Liquid-Plumr clog removers, Poett home care products, Fresh Step cat litter, Glad bags, wraps and container products, Kingsford and Match Lightvu charcoal, RenewLife digestive health products, Hidden Valley dressings and sauces, Brita water-filtration products and Burt’s Bees natural personal care products. It also markets to professional services channels, including infection control products for the healthcare industry with the Clorox Healthcare brand and Clorox Commercial Solutions brand.

Type
Public
HQ
Oakland, US
Founded
1913
Size (employees)
8,100 (est)
The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, US
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Key People/Management at The Clorox Company

Benno Dorer

Benno Dorer

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Laura Stein

Laura Stein

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Denise Garner

Denise Garner

Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
Eric Reynolds

Eric Reynolds

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Kevin Jacobsen

Kevin Jacobsen

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Elect
Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey

Senior Vice President
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The Clorox Company Office Locations

The Clorox Company has offices in Hong Kong, Santo Domingo, Los Angeles, Padstow and in 40 other locations
Oakland, US (HQ)
1221 Broadway
Pleasanton, US
4900 Johnson Dr
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The Clorox Company Financials and Metrics

The Clorox Company Financials

The Clorox Company's revenue was reported to be $5.97 b in FY, 2017 which is a 3.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

2.9 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

1.3 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

44%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

425 m

Market capitalization (18-Apr-2018)

16.7 b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

489 m

EV

18 b
The Clorox Company's current market capitalization is $16.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

5.5 b5.7 b5.8 b6 b

Revenue growth, %

3%2%4%

Cost of goods sold

3.2 b3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b

Gross profit

2.4 b2.5 b2.6 b2.7 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b2.9 b

Cost of goods sold

779 m773 m807 m774 m773 m796 m765 m745 m780 m803 m777 m827 m827 m1.6 b

Gross profit

585 m557 m579 m578 m572 m605 m625 m600 m646 m640 m629 m650 m673 m1.3 b

Gross profit Margin, %

43%42%42%43%43%43%45%45%45%44%45%44%45%44%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

329 m382 m401 m418 m

Accounts Receivable

546 m519 m569 m565 m

Prepaid Expenses

72 m72 m

Inventories

386 m385 m443 m459 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

323 m341 m364 m355 m819 m378 m383 m390 m414 m408 m414 m431 m468 m489 m

Accounts Receivable

455 m473 m528 m472 m474 m530 m494 m514 m568 m

Inventories

439 m466 m447 m397 m446 m440 m408 m450 m460 m465 m501 m510 m462 m494 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b1.4 b1.9 b1.5 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.5 b1.7 b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

558 m580 m648 m701 m

Depreciation and Amortization

177 m169 m165 m163 m

Inventories

1 m(25 m)(45 m)(19 m)

Accounts Payable

(12 m)93 m57 m(34 m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q2, 2018

Net Income

136 m115 m137 m90 m215 m389 m172 m321 m483 m179 m328 m500 m425 m

Depreciation and Amortization

43 m85 m126 m41 m82 m122 m41 m82 m121 m81 m

Inventories

(26 m)(78 m)(77 m)(30 m)(77 m)(86 m)(23 m)(63 m)(70 m)(40 m)

Accounts Payable

(44 m)(19 m)37 m(95 m)(99 m)(2 m)(153 m)(142 m)(75 m)(113 m)
USDY, 2017

EV/CFO

55.8 x

EV/FCF

77.2 x

Revenue/Employee

360 k
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The Clorox Company Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Countries

25

Distribution Centers

6 6 6

Manufacturing Facilities

37 36 35

Markets

100
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The Clorox Company Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
A & M Products Manufacturing Company
Bees International Corporation
Brita Canada Corporation
Brita Canada Holdings Corporation
Clorox Africa (Proprietary) Ltd.
Clorox Argentina S.A.
Clorox China (Guangzhou) Ltd.
Clorox Commercial Company
The Clorox Company of Canada Ltd.
Clorox de Centro America
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The Clorox Company News and Updates

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