Clorox Portfolio Analysis

1187 WordsJun 25, 20185 Pages
Clorox Company (Clorox) is a company with publicly-traded shares and it has operations in four different sectors; Household, Cleaning, International and Lifestyle. Clorox’s main products include Healthlink, Clorox Healthcare, Green Works and Pine-Sol products among others. In this research paper, a strategic assessment and organizational analysis of Clorox Company is carried out. The organizational analysis covers financial position, industry and competitors, organization situation and strategic recommendations from a managerial perspective. Clorox Financial Condition The current ratio of Clorox is 1.27 meaning that it has more current assets as compared to the current liabilities which is good for business as it shows that the company has…show more content…
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