NYSE:KMB - Kimberly Clark Stock Price, News & Analysis

$138.46
-3.32 (-2.34 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$137.57
Now: $138.46
$142.06
50-Day Range
$134.11
MA: $137.72
$142.62
52-Week Range
$100.32
Now: $138.46
$143.16
Volume1.09 million shs
Average Volume1.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$47.65 billion
P/E Ratio20.95
Dividend Yield2.94%
Beta0.56
Kimberly-Clark Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care, consumer tissue, and professional products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, and K-C Professional. The Personal Care segment offers disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swimpants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, DryNites, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Poise, and other brand names. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Converted paper & paperboard products, except containers & box
Sub-IndustryHousehold Products
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIP49436810
Phone972-281-1200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.49 billion
Cash Flow$9.1092 per share
Book Value$0.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.41 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees41,000
Market Cap$47.65 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Kimberly Clark (NYSE:KMB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kimberly Clark's stock symbol?

Kimberly Clark trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KMB."

How often does Kimberly Clark pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kimberly Clark?

Kimberly Clark declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $1.03 per share on Wednesday, October 2nd. This represents a $4.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 5th. View Kimberly Clark's Dividend History.

How were Kimberly Clark's earnings last quarter?

Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 23rd. The company reported $1.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.03. The firm earned $4.59 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.60 billion. Kimberly Clark had a net margin of 9.80% and a return on equity of 27,094.12%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.59 earnings per share. View Kimberly Clark's Earnings History.

When is Kimberly Clark's next earnings date?

Kimberly Clark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kimberly Clark.

How can I listen to Kimberly Clark's earnings call?

Kimberly Clark will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 22nd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What guidance has Kimberly Clark issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kimberly Clark updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.65-6.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.75. The company issued revenue guidance of 0-(1%) to ~$18.30-18.46 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.46 billion.

What price target have analysts set for KMB?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Kimberly Clark's shares. Their predictions range from $100.00 to $152.00. On average, they anticipate Kimberly Clark's stock price to reach $128.8571 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kimberly Clark.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kimberly Clark?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kimberly Clark in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kimberly Clark.

Has Kimberly Clark been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KMB stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kimberly Clark earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Kimberly Clark.

Are investors shorting Kimberly Clark?

Kimberly Clark saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,752,800 shares, a decrease of 5.3% from the June 30th total of 7,131,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,570,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.3 days. Approximately 2.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Kimberly Clark's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Kimberly Clark's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kimberly Clark own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kimberly Clark investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ), PepsiCo (PEP), General Electric (GE), Chevron (CVX), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Mcdonald's (MCD).

Who are Kimberly Clark's key executives?

Kimberly Clark's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas J. Falk, Exec. Chairman (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael D. Hsu, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Maria G. Henry, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kimberly K. Underhill, Group Pres of Kimberly-Clark North America (Age 54)
  • Mr. Gustavo Calvo Paz, Pres of Europe, Middle East & Africa Region (Age 57)

Who are Kimberly Clark's major shareholders?

Kimberly Clark's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.23%), BlackRock Inc. (7.25%), BlackRock Inc. (7.25%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.86%), Northern Trust Corp (1.49%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.31%). Company insiders that own Kimberly Clark stock include Aaron Powell, Achal Agarwal, Anthony J Palmer, J Scott Boston, Jeffrey P Melucci, Kimberly K Underhill, Michael T Azbell, Robert W Decherd, Sandra Macquillan and Thomas J Falk. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kimberly Clark.

Which major investors are selling Kimberly Clark stock?

KMB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Schroder Investment Management Group, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, AXA, Kiltearn Partners LLP, Morgan Stanley, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ . Company insiders that have sold Kimberly Clark company stock in the last year include Aaron Powell, Achal Agarwal, Anthony J Palmer, J Scott Boston, Jeffrey P Melucci, Kimberly K Underhill, Michael T Azbell, Sandra Macquillan and Thomas J Falk. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kimberly Clark.

Which major investors are buying Kimberly Clark stock?

KMB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., AQR Capital Management LLC, Suvretta Capital Management LLC, Holocene Advisors LP, Balyasny Asset Management LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kimberly Clark.

How do I buy shares of Kimberly Clark?

Shares of KMB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kimberly Clark's stock price today?

One share of KMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $138.33.

How big of a company is Kimberly Clark?

Kimberly Clark has a market capitalization of $47.60 billion and generates $18.49 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.41 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.61 on an earnings per share basis. Kimberly Clark employs 41,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Kimberly Clark.

What is Kimberly Clark's official website?

The official website for Kimberly Clark is http://www.kimberly-clark.com/.

How can I contact Kimberly Clark?

Kimberly Clark's mailing address is P O BOX 619100 DFW AIRPORT STATION, DALLAS TX, 75261. The company can be reached via phone at 972-281-1200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kimberly Clark (NYSE KMB)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  372 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  744 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,116
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kimberly Clark and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KMB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KMB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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