KMB - Kimberly-Clark Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
113.92
-1.84 (-1.59%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

113.92 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:19PM EST

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Previous Close115.76
Open115.74
Bid113.92 x 1400
Ask113.93 x 800
Day's Range113.61 - 116.28
52 Week Range97.10 - 123.50
Volume2,661,806
Avg. Volume1,957,396
Market Cap39.451B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.57
PE Ratio (TTM)24.78
EPS (TTM)4.60
Earnings DateJan 23, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield4.00 (3.54%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-06
1y Target Est105.65
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • Moody's9 hours ago

    Maumelle (City of) AR -- Moody's affirms Kimberly-Clark's A2 senior unsecured rating; outlook remains stable

    Moody's Investors Service today affirmed Kimberly-Clark Corporation's A2 senior unsecured rating and Prime-1 commercial paper rating. The affirmation reflects Moody's expectation that despite recent earnings softness, Kimberly-Clark will continue to be a strong player in the consumer products space with leading market positions in paper products.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Goodyear permanently ceases Venezuela operations

    Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co is halting operations in Venezuela because of dire economic conditions and U.S. sanctions, the company said on Monday, part of an exodus of foreign corporations from the country. Demand for consumer goods has plummeted and firms are unable to import raw materials, leading companies ranging from Kimberly-Clark Corp to Kellogg Co to leave for good. "Goodyear-Venezuela has made the difficult decision to stop producing tires," the firm said in a statement.

  • GlobeNewswire5 days ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Noodles, SL Green Realty, Kimberly-Clark, Cinemark, Polaris Industries, and Monolithic Power — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Kimberly-Clark Stock: Headwinds Could Stall the Uptrend
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Stock: Headwinds Could Stall the Uptrend

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) stock showed a decent recovery in November and increased 10.6% due to the company’s stronger-than-expected third-quarter financial performance. Kimberly-Clark’s higher pricing, improved mix, and a considerable decline in the effective tax rate helped the company report better-than-expected financials. Kimberly-Clark’s peers also recorded a healthy recovery in their stock prices in November.

  • Church & Dwight Stock Outperformed Its Peers
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Church & Dwight Stock Outperformed Its Peers

    Church & Dwight (CHD) stock has risen 32.7% on a YTD basis due to the company’s strong financial performance in 2018. The company’s top and bottom line have grown at a phenomenal rate in 2018. Other major consumer packaged goods companies including Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Kimberly-Clark (KMB), and Procter & Gamble (PG) have struggled to lift their sales and EPS growth rate. Church & Dwight sustained the momentum during the third quarter, while the stock rose 11.55 in November.

  • Which CPG Stocks Outperformed the Markets in November?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Which CPG Stocks Outperformed the Markets in November?

    Shares of major CPG (consumer packaged goods) manufacturers showed a healthy recovery in November and outperformed the benchmark index (SPX). Shares of Church & Dwight (CHD), Clorox (CLX), Kimberly-Clark (KMB), Procter & Gamble (PG), and Colgate-Palmolive (CL) increased 11.5%, 11.6%, 10.6%, 6.6%, and 6.7%, respectively, in November. In comparison, the S&P 500 Index increased 1.8% during the same period.

  • Why Kimberly Clark Stock Gained 11% in November
    Motley Fool7 days ago

    Why Kimberly Clark Stock Gained 11% in November

    Investors are getting more optimistic about the consumer products giant's hopes for a growth rebound.

  • CNBC9 days ago

    Cramer Remix: These recession-proof stocks are worth buying on a pullback

    CNBC's Jim Cramer highlights high-quality slowdown stocks that he says investors should consider buying gradually into weakness. The "Mad Money" host also sits down with the CEO of Groupon and "Deal or No Deal" host Howie Mandel. Stocks may have rebounded Monday on renewed hope for a trade deal between the U.S. and China, but CNBC's Jim Cramer still found value in some names that tend to do well during downturns.

  • Kimberly-Clark's Commitment to Forest Conservation Recognized with a 2018 FSC® Leadership Award
    PR Newswire9 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark's Commitment to Forest Conservation Recognized with a 2018 FSC® Leadership Award

    NEENAH, Wis., Dec. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark, along with its partners from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), were honored by the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) with a 2018 Leadership Award for Kimberly-Clark and WWF's "Heart Your Planet" collaboration. The program was unanimously selected for the Uncommon Partnership award for its success in engaging consumers to look for the WWF Panda logo and FSC® label on product packaging to support responsible forest management.

  • Financial Times14 days ago

    [$$] Brexit scares off would-be buyers of Intu shopping centres

    A potential £2.9bn buyout of the shopping centre landlord Intu has collapsed after the prospect of a disorderly Brexit spooked a consortium of would-be buyers that included the Canadian property investor ...

  • The Wall Street Journal14 days ago

    [$$] New Parents Complain Amazon Baby-Registry Ads Are Deceptive

    Kima Nieves recently received two Aveeno bath-time sets and a box of Huggies diapers through her baby registry on Amazon. Instead, Johnson & Johnson and Kimberly-Clark Corp. each paid Amazon.com Inc. hefty sums to place those sponsored products onto Ms. Nieves’s and other consumers’ baby registries. The ads look identical to the rest of the listed products in the registry, except for a small gray “Sponsored” tag.

  • Will Sales and Cost Headwinds Stall the Recovery in KMB Stock?
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Will Sales and Cost Headwinds Stall the Recovery in KMB Stock?

    Shares of Kimberly-Clark (KMB) have increased 8.5% since the company reported better-than-expected third-quarter results on October 22. Kimberly-Clark’s third-quarter top and bottom lines came in ahead of analysts’ estimates, thanks to higher pricing, a favorable mix, a lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases.

  • 3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You for the Rest of Your Life
    Motley Fool15 days ago

    3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You for the Rest of Your Life

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  • How panties innovator Miki Agrawal became a bidet boss
    American City Business Journals16 days ago

    How panties innovator Miki Agrawal became a bidet boss

    In Asia and parts of Europe and South America, people find it unsettling to enter a bathroom devoid of a bidet. Tushy wants to change all that.

  • How Much Did Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s (NYSE:KMB) CEO Pocket Last Year?
    Simply Wall St.19 days ago

    How Much Did Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s (NYSE:KMB) CEO Pocket Last Year?

    Thomas Falk has been the CEO of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) since 2002. This report will, first, examine the CEO compensation levels in comparison to CEO compensation at other big companies. Read More...

  • Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Up 7.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zacks21 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Up 7.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • How CHD Has Outperformed Its Bigger Rivals This Year
    Market Realist22 days ago

    How CHD Has Outperformed Its Bigger Rivals This Year

    Church & Dwight (CHD) stock has had a phenomenal run so far this year. Church & Dwight’s focus on innovation, incremental sales from recent acquisitions, investments in its international business, and a balanced portfolio of value and premium products drove its top line. Strong sales growth and tax reforms have driven Church & Dwight’s bottom line, which has grown at a double-digit rate in the past four quarters and has outperformed Wall Street’s expectations.

  • Why Analysts Lowered Target Price on Colgate-Palmolive Stock
    Market Realist22 days ago

    Why Analysts Lowered Target Price on Colgate-Palmolive Stock

    Colgate-Palmolive’s (CL) unimpressive financial performance in the recent past and persisting challenges have led several analysts to lower their target price on Colgate-Palmolive stock. Moreover, SunTrust downgraded Colgate-Palmolive stock to “hold” from “buy” and reduced its target price to $65 per share from $80.

  • Why Colgate-Palmolive’s EPS Failed to Impress Investors
    Market Realist22 days ago

    Why Colgate-Palmolive’s EPS Failed to Impress Investors

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) hasn’t impressed investors with its earnings in the past several quarters. The company has only surpassed analysts’ expectations in two quarters out of the past nine quarters, which is evident in the graph below. Soft sales and margin headwinds took a toll on the company’s bottom-line growth rate.

  • Why Colgate-Palmolive’s Margins Are Expected to Slide
    Market Realist22 days ago

    Why Colgate-Palmolive’s Margins Are Expected to Slide

    As for Colgate-Palmolive (CL), higher raw material and packaging costs more than offset the benefits from cost savings. Weak gross margin and higher SG&A expenses took a toll on its operating margin, which declined 20 basis points, 80 basis points, and 190 basis points in the first, second, and third quarter of 2018, respectively.

  • Why Colgate-Palmolive’s Sales Are Likely to Be Disappointing
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Why Colgate-Palmolive’s Sales Are Likely to Be Disappointing

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) has been unable to impress investors with its sales performance so far this year. Though the company saw YoY improvement in net sales during the first two quarters of 2018, its net sales fell short of Wall Street’s expectations. Moreover, Colgate-Palmolive’s top line marked a YoY decline during the third quarter and also missed analysts’ expectation owing to challenges in Brazil and China coupled with adverse currency rates.

  • Why Colgate-Palmolive Stock Is Underperforming
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Why Colgate-Palmolive Stock Is Underperforming

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) stock has unperformed so far this year as weaker-than-expected sales and sluggish performance on the margins front have remained a drag. Moreover, Colgate-Palmolive’s bottom line didn’t impress despite the lower tax environment.

  • CNBC23 days ago

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