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Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB)

KMB on New York Consolidated

118.44USD
15 Feb 2019
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$1.59 (+1.36%)
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About

Kimberly-Clark Corporation is engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of a range of products made from natural or synthetic fibers. The Company's segments include Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, K-C Professional and Corporate & Other. The Company's Personal Care segment offers various solutions and products, such as... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.62
Market Cap(Mil.): $40,794.48
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 344.43
Dividend: 1.03
Yield (%): 3.48

Financials

  KMB Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 27.09 74.25 33.89
EPS (TTM): 4.37 -- --
ROI: 17.39 11.66 61.79
ROE: 892.98 14.72 71.03

Kimberly-Clark misses profit estimates, shares fall

Kimberly-Clark Corp on Wednesday reported quarterly profit that missed Wall Street estimates, as the Kleenex-tissues maker continued to struggle with rising raw materials costs and a strong U.S. dollar, sending its shares down 2.2 percent. The company said it paid $215 million more in raw material costs, including $115 million for pulp, a major ingredient in tissues, diapers and sanitary pads.

Jan 23 2019

UPDATE 1-Kimberly-Clark misses profit estimates, shares fall

Jan 23 Kimberly-Clark Corp on Wednesday reported quarterly profit that missed Wall Street estimates, as the Kleenex-tissues maker continued to struggle with rising raw materials costs and a strong U.S. dollar, sending its shares down 2.2 percent.

Jan 23 2019

Kimberly-Clark quarterly sales beat estimates

Jan 23 Kleenex-tissues maker Kimberly-Clark Corp on Wednesday reported better-than-expected quarterly sales, as it raised prices across the board to offset higher raw material and transportation costs.

Jan 23 2019

Kimberly-Clark’s SCOTUS petition down the drain in 'flushable' wipes lawsuit

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Kimberly-Clark Corp's appeal in a dispute with consumers who allege the packaged goods company's premoistened toilet wipes were wrongly marketed as "flushable."

Dec 10 2018

Consumer companies try price hikes as U.S. wages climb

CHICAGO Consumer goods companies, emboldened by a strong U.S. economy, are rolling out price increases on everyday products and groceries after several years of haggling with big retailers that needed cheaper products to attract customers.

Nov 02 2018

Consumer companies try price hikes as U.S. wages climb

CHICAGO, Nov 2 Consumer goods companies, emboldened by a strong U.S. economy, are rolling out price increases on everyday products and groceries after several years of haggling with big retailers that needed cheaper products to attract customers.

Nov 02 2018

Kimberly-Clark sees more pain from commodity, forex costs, shares fall

Huggies diaper maker Kimberly-Clark Corp on Monday forecast a bigger-than-anticipated hit to full-year adjusted operating profit from higher commodity costs and a stronger dollar, sending its shares down as much as 5 percent.

Oct 22 2018

UPDATE 2-Kimberly-Clark sees more pain from commodity, forex costs, shares fall

Oct 22 Huggies diaper maker Kimberly-Clark Corp on Monday forecast a bigger-than-anticipated hit to full-year adjusted operating profit from higher commodity costs and a stronger dollar, sending its shares down as much as 5 percent.

Oct 22 2018

Kimberly-Clark says CEO to step down next year

Oct 22 Kimberly-Clark Corp said on Monday Chief Executive Officer Thomas Falk will step down next year and be replaced by Chief Operating Officer Michael Hsu.

Oct 22 2018

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