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Procter & Gamble has the Best Relative Performance in the Household Products Industry (PG , CL , KMB , CLX , CENTA )

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.

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG ) ranks first with a gain of 2.60%; Colgate-Palmoliv (NYSE:CL ) ranks second with a gain of 2.26%; and Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB ) ranks third with a gain of 0.71%.

Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX ) follows with a gain of 0.05% and Central Garden-A (NASDAQ:CENTA ) rounds out the top five with a loss of 0.90%.

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Keywords: relative performance Procter & Gamble colgate-palmoliv kimberly-clark clorox co central garden-a