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Church & Dwight is Among the Companies in the Household Products Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (CHD, KMB, CLX, WDFC, TIS)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Household Products industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Church & Dwight ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 4.2%. Following is Kimberly-Clark with a EPS growth of 5.3%. Clorox ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 6.8%.

WD-40 follows with a EPS growth of 9.1%, and Orchids Paper Products rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 45.7%.

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