Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

NYSE: KMB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
134.63
-1.03 (-0.76%)
At close: Aug 11, 2022 4:03 PM
134.85
+0.22 (0.16%)
After-hours: Aug 11, 2022 7:47 PM EDT
-0.76%
Market Cap 45.45B
Revenue (ttm) 20.13B
Net Income (ttm) 1.79B
Shares Out 337.62M
EPS (ttm) 5.27
PE Ratio 25.55
Forward PE 23.70
Dividend $4.60 (3.42%)
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 8, 2022
Volume 898,324
Open 135.94
Previous Close 135.66
Day's Range 134.34 - 136.57
52-Week Range 117.32 - 145.79
Beta 0.32
Analysts Hold
Price Target 135.54 (+0.7%)
Earnings Date Jul 26, 2022

About KMB

Kimberly-Clark Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care and consumer tissue products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, and K-C Professional. The Personal Care segment offers disposable diapers, swimpants, training and youth pants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, DryNites, Sweety, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Softex, Poise, and other brand... [Read more...]

Industry Household Products
Founded 1910
Employees 45,000
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol KMB
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, Kimberly-Clark's revenue was $19.44 billion, an increase of 1.57% compared to the previous year's $19.14 billion. Earnings were $1.81 billion, a decrease of -22.87%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 24 analysts, the average rating for KMB stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 135.54, which is an increase of 0.68% from the latest price.

Price Target
$135.54
(0.68% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold
Stock Forecasts

News

Is Kimberly-Clark a Buy Right Now?

The consumer staples giant looks more attractive after Q2 earnings.

Kimberly-Clark Declares Quarterly Dividend

DALLAS , Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.16 per share. The dividend is payable on October 4,...

HUGGIES® AND WALGREENS® ENCOURAGE PARENTS TO JOIN THEM IN SUPPORTING FAMILIES STRUGGLING WITH DIAPER NEED

For every pack of Huggies ® Diapers purchased at a Walgreens store or online at Walgreens.com this August, Huggies® will donate a day's worth of diapers to the National Diaper Bank Network, up to 1 mill...

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Kimberly-Clark Recognized as One of the 2022 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark announced today that it was once again named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the fourth consecutive year. This recognition...

Kimberly-Clark Names Zack Hicks as Chief Digital and Technology Officer

DALLAS , July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) announced the appointment of Zack Hicks in the newly created role of Chief Digital and Technology Officer, effective July 26...

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Q2 Earnings Miss Mark, Sales Rise Y/Y

Kimberly-Clark's (KMB) second-quarter 2022 earnings decline year over year. Nevertheless, sales increase on growth across all segments.

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Misses Q2 Earnings Estimates

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -0.74% and 1.38%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Kleenex parent Kimberly-Clark beats on profit and sales

Kimberly-Clark Corp. KMB, +0.77% posted second-quarter net income of $437 million, or $1.29 per share, up from $404 million, or $1.19 per share, last year. Adjusted EPS of $1.34 exceeded the FactSet con...

Kimberly-Clark Announces Second Quarter 2022 Results

DALLAS , July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported second quarter 2022 results. Executive Summary Second quarter 2022 net sales of $5.1 billion increased 7 perc...

What to Watch in Kimberly-Clark's Tuesday Announcement

The consumer staples giant will announce its latest sales trends in a few days.

Is Trending Stock KimberlyClark Corporation (KMB) a Buy Now?

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Things to Note as Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Lines Up for Q2 Earnings

Kimberly-Clark's (KMB) second-quarter 2022 results are likely to reflect elevated input costs, while pricing and saving efforts are likely to have aided the company.

Kimberly-Clark Reports Progress Toward 2030 Sustainability Goals

DALLAS , July 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation published its annual report on sustainability, including an update on the company's progress toward its 2030 sustainability strategy and...

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Kimberly-Clark Commemorates 150th Anniversary with Grants to Three Global Nonprofit Organizations Selected by Its Emp...

DALLAS , July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As Kimberly-Clark celebrates 150 years of providing Better Care for a Better World, the Kimberly-Clark Foundation announced that it will honor this milestone anniv...

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Kimberly-Clark Announces Schedule for Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

DALLAS , July 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will issue its second quarter 2022 results on Tuesday, July 26 with a news release issued via PR Newswire and First Call at ...

Is Most-Watched Stock KimberlyClark Corporation (KMB) Worth Betting on Now?

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Kimberly-Clark Stock Looks Unlikely To Sustain Its Streak

KMB) is up around 3.8% in the past month (twenty-one trading days), performing better than the S&P 500 which was down 8.7% over this period.

Kimberly-Clark's (KMB) Saving Initiatives Aid Amid Rising Costs

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is focused on undertaking relevant cost-cutting initiatives and pricing actions to counter inflation. Management is committed to its three key strategic growth pillars.

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Kimberly-Clark Professional™ Expands The RightCycle™ Program to Include Recycling of Used Plastic Packaging

ROSWELL, Ga. , June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional, a global leader in contamination control solutions for cleanrooms and laboratories, has expanded The RightCycle Program, the fir...

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