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Colgate-Palmoliv is Among the Companies in the Household Products Industry with the Best Relative Performance (CL , KMB , ENR , SPB , CHD )

By James Quinn

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-Palmoliv (NYSE:CL ) ranks first with a gain of 3.89%; Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB ) ranks second with a gain of 3.83%; and Energizer Holdin (NYSE:ENR ) ranks third with a gain of 3.79%.

Spectrum Brands (NYSE:SPB ) follows with a gain of 2.61% and Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 2.16%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Spectrum Brands on September 11th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $80.44. Since that call, shares of Spectrum Brands have fallen 21.3%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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