KMB - Kimberly-Clark Corporation

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
109.97
-1.01 (-0.91%)
As of 12:36PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close110.98
Open110.66
Bid109.93 x 800
Ask109.97 x 800
Day's Range109.47 - 110.94
52 Week Range97.10 - 123.77
Volume405,800
Avg. Volume2,066,281
Market Cap38.082B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.54
PE Ratio (TTM)23.92
EPS (TTM)4.60
Earnings DateJan 23, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield4.00 (3.65%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-06
1y Target Est105.65
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    FALMOUTH, Mass., Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is the world's leading independent non-profit organization dedicated to ocean research, exploration, and education. The answer was yes – through Kimberly-Clark Professional's RightCycle Program. The RightCycle Program is the first large-scale recycling initiative for hard-to-recycle and commonly used items including non-hazardous laboratory gloves.

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  • TheStreet.com10 days ago

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  • PR Newswire10 days ago

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  • Simply Wall St.15 days ago

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  • What Affected Colgate-Palmolive’s Q3 Profit Margins?
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  • Simply Wall St.17 days ago

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  • GlobeNewswire17 days ago

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