KMB - Kimberly-Clark Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
105.46
+1.10 (+1.05%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT
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Previous Close104.36
Open104.30
Bid0.00 x 1400
Ask107.69 x 900
Day's Range104.06 - 105.93
52 Week Range97.10 - 134.29
Volume1,758,307
Avg. Volume2,337,404
Market Cap36.84B
Beta0.59
PE Ratio (TTM)20.69
EPS (TTM)5.10
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield4.00 (3.81%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-07
1y Target Est109.27
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  • Why Is Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Up 6.3% Since Its Last Earnings Report?
    Zacks3 days ago

    Why Is Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Up 6.3% Since Its Last Earnings Report?

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

  • What Is Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s (NYSE:KMB) Share Price Doing?
    Simply Wall St.4 days ago

    What Is Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s (NYSE:KMB) Share Price Doing?

    Let’s talk about the popular Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). The company’s shares saw significant share price volatility over the past couple of months on the NYSE, rising to the highs ofRead More...

  • PR Newswire4 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark to Expand Production at its North Carolina Nonwovens Plant

    HENDERSONVILLE, N.C., May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation has approved $30 million for expansion and improvements to its nonwovens manufacturing facility in Hendersonville, North Carolina. The plant produces nonwoven materials for Kimberly-Clark's North American adult and feminine care brands including Depend, Poise and U by Kotex. "The Berkeley Mill team is proud about the role we will play in supporting the future growth of Kimberly-Clark's adult and feminine care business in North America," said Ernest Humphries, plant manager, Kimberly-Clark's Berkeley Mill.

  • PR Newswire5 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Names Giusy Buonfantino as Chief Marketing Officer

    DALLAS , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation has named Giuseppina "Giusy" Buonfantino as Chief Marketing Officer, reporting to Tony Palmer , President of Global Brands and ...

  • PR Newswire8 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Awards $1.2 Million in Bright Futures College Scholarships

    DALLAS, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced its 2018 Bright Futures Scholarship Program has awarded $1.2 million in college scholarships to 60 children of Kimberly-Clark employees in 17 U.S. states. Marking its 26th year, the Bright Futures program provides scholarship grants worth up to $20,000, or $5,000 per school year, for full-time students attending accredited colleges and universities. Since its inception, the program has awarded over $40 million in scholarships to more than 2,000 students.

  • US birth rates hit record low and diaper, baby bottle companies are feeling the pinch
    CNBC8 days ago

    US birth rates hit record low and diaper, baby bottle companies are feeling the pinch

    As would-be parents push back parenthood and birth rates continue to decline companies that provide baby products are feeling the pinch.

  • Investopedia8 days ago

    7 Stocks to Beat the Market's Wild Swings

    A time-honored strategy for conservative investors is to focus on stocks with high dividend yields and a history of dividend increases. "Companies that consistently grow their dividends tend to be high-quality companies with the potential to withstand market turmoil, and they can still deliver strong risk-adjusted returns over time," according to ETF provider ProShares, as quoted by Barron's. Barron's found 53 stocks in the S&P 500 Index (SPX) that have increased their dividends in each of the last 25 years. Among the highest-yielding stocks in that group are: Kimberly-Clark Corp. ( KMB), 3M Co. ( MMM), Consolidated Edison Inc. ( ED), Cardinal Health Inc. ( CAH), Leggett & Platt Inc. ( LEG), PepsiCo Inc. ( PEP) and Federal Realty Investment Trust ( FRT).

  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark to Webcast its Participation in the 2018 Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

    DALLAS , May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its participation in the 2018 Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference at 10:00 a.m. CDT on Thursday , May 31. ...

  • Target Is Closing the Price Gap with Amazon and Walmart
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Target Is Closing the Price Gap with Amazon and Walmart

    Along with fast delivery and convenient shopping, another key advantage that Amazon (AMZN) holds over retailers is its low pricing. Amazon’s pricing advantage and scale have put many small retailers out of business. Large retailers are forced to invest in the price to drive traffic and stay relevant with consumers.

  • What’s Affecting Kimberly-Clark Stock?
    Market Realist9 days ago

    What’s Affecting Kimberly-Clark Stock?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is showing improvement on both the sales and earnings fronts. However, near-term headwinds continue to restrict the company’s upside. Kimberly-Clark’s top line is benefiting from an improvement in its volumes and favorable currency rates. However, increased promotional spending to drive volumes is leading to lower net price realizations and, in turn, lower organic sales.

  • Why Investors Aren’t Generous on PG, KMB, CL, and CLX
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Why Investors Aren’t Generous on PG, KMB, CL, and CLX

    Shares of household and personal care product manufacturers Procter & Gamble (PG), Clorox (CLX), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), and Kimberly-Clark (KMB) are underperforming the broader markets. Despite the fact that these companies have reported improvements in their volumes and earnings growth rates, investors don’t seem interested in giving them the benefit of the doubt.

  • PG, KMB, CL, and CLX: What’s behind Rising Dividend Yields?
    Market Realist10 days ago

    PG, KMB, CL, and CLX: What’s behind Rising Dividend Yields?

    The dividend yields of CPG (consumer packaged goods) manufacturers are inching up. For instance, Procter & Gamble (PG) and Kimberly-Clark (KMB) have current dividend yields of close to 4% based on their closing prices on May 15.

  • Huggies® Awards $10,000 Grants to Power More Hugs at Hospitals
    PR Newswire11 days ago

    Huggies® Awards $10,000 Grants to Power More Hugs at Hospitals

    DALLAS, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Huggies® awards $10,000 No Baby Unhugged grants to two hospital hugging programs as the world also celebrates International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day, which aims to raise awareness of the benefits of skin-to-skin contact, or Kangaroo Care, with babies. Huggies continues to support newborns in neonatal intensive care units (NICU) through hospital hugging programs, which are inspired by the benefit of touch for babies and supports training for volunteers to rock, cuddle and hug babies. "A hug can be so much more than a heartwarming cuddle – it can stabilize heart rates, increase oxygen levels and strengthen a baby's immune system," said Sara Young, general manager of the Huggies Brand.

  • Kimberly-Clark Down 9% in 3 Months: Rising Costs the Culprit?
    Zacks12 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Down 9% in 3 Months: Rising Costs the Culprit?

    Kimberly-Clark (KMB) struggles with higher commodity costs, lower net selling prices and dismal diaper unit performance.

  • PR Newswire12 days ago

    New Study Shows Comfort and Confidence are Key to Living a Fulfilled Life at Any Age

    DALLAS, May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the nearly 65 million Americans experiencing bladder leakage, well-fitting undergarments are essential to living a comfortable life while remaining confidently protected from leaks. A new study from Depend® brand shows comfort and confidence are essential to living a happy life, with nearly one in four Americans living with bladder leakage withdrawing from the people and things they love due to discomfort and anxiety. "We are always looking to help those who experience bladder leakage find a solution to help manage the condition," said Jennifer Nobui, Senior Brand Manager for Depend brand.

  • PR Newswire15 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Announces Executive Leadership Changes

    DALLAS , May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced executive leadership changes to sharpen its focus on executing its global business plan. Kim Underhill , President ...

  • PR Newswire16 days ago

    Kimberly-Clark Declares Quarterly Dividend

    DALLAS , May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.00 per share. The dividend is payable on July 3, 2018 ...

  • How Does Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) Fare As A Dividend Stock?
    Simply Wall St.17 days ago

    How Does Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) Fare As A Dividend Stock?

    Over the past 10 years Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has returned an average of 4.00% per year from dividend payouts. The company is currently worth US$35.58B, and now yields roughly 3.93%.Read More...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kimberly-Clark Corp.
    Markit17 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Kimberly-Clark Corp.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • ACCESSWIRE19 days ago

    Free Post Earnings Research Report: Kimberly-Clark’s Revenues Soared 5%

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / May 07, 2018 / If you want access to our free earnings report on Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE: KMB), all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=KMB. The Company posted its financial results on April 23, 2018, for the first quarter of the fiscal year 2018 (Q1 FY18). In addition, the Company raised its guidance for FY18.

  • Why Clorox Continues to Disappoint on Margins
    Market Realist22 days ago

    Why Clorox Continues to Disappoint on Margins

    Clorox (CLX) continues to disappoint investors with its sluggish margin performance. The trend is likely to continue in the near term. Branded consumer packaged goods manufacturers in the United States are grappling with increased costs related to raw materials and packaging. Higher transportation costs, exacerbated by carrier supply restraints and driver shortages, are further pressuring profitability.

  • Top Gainers in the Consumer Sector Last Week
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Top Gainers in the Consumer Sector Last Week

    Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) announced its fiscal 1Q18 results on April 25. The company’s revenue increased 7.4% to $1.14 billion and surpassed the consensus estimates by 0.1%. Chipotle Mexican Grill reported an EPS (earnings per share) of $2.13—compared to $1.60 in 1Q17. The company’s earnings exceeded the consensus estimate of $1.57 per share. The stock rose 28.7% last week.

  • Analysts’ Views on Colgate-Palmolive, Post-1Q18 Results
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Analysts’ Views on Colgate-Palmolive, Post-1Q18 Results

    Numerous analysts covering Colgate-Palmolive (CL) stock decreased their target prices after the company’s 1Q18 results. Jefferies dropped its price target to $67 per share from $77, Wells Fargo reduced it to $68 from $73, and Berenberg lowered its target price to $67 from $69. The graph below shows the decline in analysts’ target prices for Colgate-Palmolive stock.

  • How Colgate-Palmolive’s Sales Fared in 1Q18
    Market Realist25 days ago

    How Colgate-Palmolive’s Sales Fared in 1Q18

    Colgate-Palmolive (CL) reported net sales of $4.0 billion, a shade lower than what analysts had expected but marking a 6.5% improvement YoY (year-over-year). Colgate-Palmolive’s top line benefited from currency rates boosting its sales growth rate by 4.5%. Volumes grew 2.0%, reflecting a 0.5% contribution from professional skin care acquisitions.

  • What’s behind Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    What’s behind Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat?

    Colgate-Palmolive’s (CL) earnings finally came ahead of analysts’ expectation, after just meeting estimates in the past three quarters. Colgate-Palmolive’s 1Q18 adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.74 exceeded analysts’ estimate of $0.72 and marked a 10.4% rise YoY (year-over-year).