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Best Relative Performance in the Household Products Industry Detected in Shares of Colgate-Palmolive (CL, CLX, PG, KMB, CHD)

By Shiri Gupta

We looked at the Household Products industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) ranks first with a gain of 1.12%; Clorox (NYSE:CLX) ranks second with a gain of 1.07%; and Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) ranks third with a gain of 0.93%.

Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) follows with a gain of 0.74% and Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.47%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Church & Dwight on January 29th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $82.71. Since that recommendation, shares of Church & Dwight have risen 19.1%. We continue to monitor Church & Dwight for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance Colgate-Palmolive Clorox Procter & Gamble kimberly-clark church & dwight