BUZZ-Clorox: breaks through to a record high

lunes 22 de septiembre de 2014 10:10 GYT
 

** Clorox shares break out to an all time high & are poised to post one of their biggest ever single-day gains.

** Company confirmed its 2015 outlook & said it was exiting its Venezuela ops.

** Stock the 2nd most active on the S&P500 with 1.7 times the daily average volume traded within the first 30-minutes of regular trading. Sigma-Aldrich the most actively traded stock.

** Also doing the rounds is a New York Post story, citing single unnamed source, over weekend saying Clorox had rebuffed a takeover offer within last 3 to 6 months. (Story link: bit.ly/XWJfc6)

** Stock appears to have left Street behind. Of 18 analysts covering the stock only 2 have a "buy", 9 have a "hold" & 7 have a "sell." Chart: link.reuters.com/nyb92w

(RM: vikram.subhedar.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)