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NYSE:KMBKimberly Clark Stock Price, Forecast & News

$139.74
+2.28 (+1.66 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$136.34
Now: $139.74
$140.24
50-Day Range
$125.66
MA: $136.74
$142.80
52-Week Range
$110.66
Now: $139.74
$149.23
Volume1.44 million shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$47.59 billion
P/E Ratio20.40
Dividend Yield3.06%
Beta0.49
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. The Consumer Tissue segment provides facial and bathroom tissues, paper towels, napkins, and related products under the Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle, Viva, Andrex, Scottex, Neve, and other brand names. The K-C Professional segment offers wipers, tissues, towels, apparel, soaps, and sanitizers under the Kleenex, Scott, WypAll, Kimtech, and KleenGuard brands. The company sells household use products directly to supermarkets, mass merchandisers, drugstores, warehouse clubs, variety and department stores, and other retail outlets, as well as through other distributors and e-commerce; and away-from-home use products directly to manufacturing, lodging, office building, food service, and public facilities, as well as through distributors. Kimberly-Clark Corporation was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.26 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.45 billion
Cash Flow$9.62 per share
Book Value$0.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.16 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees40,000
Market Cap$47.59 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Kimberly Clark (NYSE:KMB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Kimberly Clark's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Kimberly Clark's stock was trading at $134.16 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KMB stock has increased by 4.2% and is now trading at $139.74. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Kimberly Clark?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kimberly Clark in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Kimberly Clark.

When is Kimberly Clark's next earnings date?

Kimberly Clark is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Kimberly Clark.

How were Kimberly Clark's earnings last quarter?

Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The company reported $2.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.98 by $0.15. The business had revenue of $5 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.84 billion. Kimberly Clark had a net margin of 12.55% and a return on equity of 2,686.77%. Kimberly Clark's revenue for the quarter was up 7.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.66 earnings per share. View Kimberly Clark's earnings history.

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

Kimberly Clark announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 5th will be given a dividend of $1.07 per share on Thursday, July 2nd. This represents a $4.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 4th. View Kimberly Clark's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for KMB?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Kimberly Clark's stock. Their forecasts range from $132.00 to $160.00. On average, they expect Kimberly Clark's share price to reach $146.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Kimberly Clark.

Has Kimberly Clark been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KMB stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kimberly Clark earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutKimberly Clark.

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), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), PepsiCo (PEP), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Kimberly Clark's key executives?

Kimberly Clark's management team includes the following 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)

What is Kimberly Clark's stock symbol?

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

Who are Kimberly Clark's major shareholders?

Kimberly Clark's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.34%), State Street Corp (5.42%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.70%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.25%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.08%). 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, Sandra Macquillan, Thomas J Falk and Tristram Wilkinson. View institutional ownership trends for Kimberly Clark.

Which institutional investors are selling Kimberly Clark stock?

KMB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Capital Research Global Investors, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Kimberly Clark company stock in the last year include Aaron Powell, Achal Agarwal, J Scott Boston, Jeffrey P Melucci, Kimberly K Underhill, and Tristram Wilkinson. View insider buying and selling activity for Kimberly Clark.

Which institutional investors are buying Kimberly Clark stock?

KMB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Cullen Capital Management LLC, Girard Partners LTD., Swiss National Bank, Deutsche Bank AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., AQR Capital Management LLC, and AXA. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Kimberly Clark's stock price today?

One share of KMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $139.74.

How big of a company is Kimberly Clark?

Kimberly Clark has a market capitalization of $47.59 billion and generates $18.45 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.16 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.89 on an earnings per share basis. Kimberly Clark employs 40,000 workers across the globe.

What is Kimberly Clark's official website?

The official website for Kimberly Clark is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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