BUZZ-Clorox Co: Discontinuing Venezuelan biz, confirms forecast

lunes 22 de septiembre de 2014 09:21 GYT

** Home cleaning products maker's shares up 3.3 pct at $93.56 premarket

** Says discontinuing operations in Venezuela as business "is no longer viable" in the country and plans to sell assets

** Says operating restrictions imposed by the Venezuelan government, economic uncertainty and supply disruptions may lead to operating losses in future

** Confirms full-year 2015 profit and sales forecast for continuing operations

** Up to Friday's close, the stock had risen 2.3 pct this year