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  • Previous Rank453
  • Revenues ($M)$5,973.00
  • Revenue Percent Change3.7%
  • Profits ($M)$701
  • Profits Percent Change8.2%
  • Assets ($M)$4,573.00
  • Employees8,100
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$17,225.00

Clorox sells its namesake bleach, and a number of household goods–Kingsford Charcoal, Pine-sol, Glad bags, Brita water filters, and Burt’s Bees care products–in countries around the world.

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Company Info

Benno O. Dorer
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Household Products
Household and Personal Products
HQ Location
Oakland, Calif.
Years on Fortune 500 List19
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2017.

Clorox Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,973.003.7%
Profits ($M)$7018.2%
Assets ($M)$4,573.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$542-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$17,225.00-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues11.7%
Profits as % of Assets15.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity129.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.33
EPS % Change (from 2016)8.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)5.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)27%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)18.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)12%