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Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

NYSE: KMB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
133.20
+0.16 (0.12%)
After-hours:Oct 22, 2021 7:57 PM EDT
133.04
1.76 (1.34%)
At close: Oct 22, 4:00 PM
Market Cap44.41B
Revenue (ttm)18.98B
Net Income (ttm)2.00B
Shares Out337.43M
EPS (ttm)5.87
PE Ratio22.66
Forward PE18.35
Dividend$4.42 (3.32%)
Ex-Dividend DateSep 9, 2021
Volume2,154,997
Open131.22
Previous Close131.28
Day's Range131.22 - 133.06
52-Week Range124.78 - 140.97
Beta0.55
AnalystsHold
Price Target138.71 (+4.3%)
Est. Earnings DateOct 25, 2021

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, 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, Sweety, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Softex, Poise, and other brand...

IndustryHousehold Products
Founded1910
Employees46,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolKMB
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Kimberly-Clark's revenue was $19.14 billion, an increase of 3.74% compared to the previous year's $18.45 billion. Earnings were $2.35 billion, an increase of 9.04%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 16 analysts, the average rating for Kimberly-Clark stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 138.71, which is an increase of 4.26% from the latest price.

Price Target
$138.71
(4.26% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold

News

Read This Before Buying Kimberly-Clark Stock

We think that Procter & Gamble Co. currently is a better pick compared to Kimberly-Clark Corporation. P&G stock trades at about 4.6x trailing revenues, compared to around 2.3x for Kimberly-Clark.

2 days ago - Forbes

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Queued for Q3 Earnings: Things to Note

Kimberly-Clark's (KMB) third-quarter results are likely to reflect input cost inflation, though the company's focus on saving efforts, pricing and strategic growth pillars bode well.

3 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Analysts Estimate Kimberly-Clark (KMB) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kimberly-Clark Receives Climate Leadership Award for Progress in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced that it received a 2021 Climate Leadership Award for 'Goal Achievement in Greenhouse Gas Management' from the Center for Climate and ...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

New Mississippi Initiative Will Combat Leading Cause of Involuntary Land Loss Among Black Families

JACKSON, Miss., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Heirs' Property Preservation™ and the Mississippi Center for Justice today announced the Mobile Basin Heirs' Property Support Initiative, a t...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Kimberly-Clark Announces Schedule for Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

DALLAS, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will issue its third quarter 2021 results on Monday, October 25 with a news release issued via PR Newswire and First Call at ...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Plan International, Kimberly-Clark And Its Kotex Brand Announce Expanded Partnership For Girls Globally

NEW YORK and WARWICK, R.I., Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of International Day of the Girl, Plan International is announcing an expanded partnership with Kimberly-Clark, its foundation and the ...

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Kimberly-Clark (KMB) on Track With Saving Efforts Amid Cost Woes

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) is committed toward saving actions, which are likely to help the company amid the rising cost challenges.

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National Diaper Need Awareness Week Aims to Spread Awareness and Education around Diaper Need in the U.S., which affe...

NEENAH, Wis., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This week kicks off National Diaper Need Awareness Week, which was created in 2012 by the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) and Huggies®  as a way to draw ...

3 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

Kimberly-Clark Elects Deirdre Mahlan and Jaime Ramirez to its Board of Directors

DALLAS, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) today announced that it has elected Deirdre Mahlan and Jaime Ramirez to its board of directors, effective immediately.

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Huggies® And Kam Chancellor Team Up To Help Northwest U.S. Families Gain Access To Clean Diapers

NEENAH, Wis., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro dad and football legend, Kam Chancellor , and Huggies Plus, a line of diapers exclusively available at Costco, will donate $10,000 to the National Diaper...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Kimberly-Clark Names Doug Cunningham to Lead its EMEA Consumer Business

DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) today announced that Doug Cunningham, currently Managing Director of Kimberly-Clark Australia and New Zealand, has been named...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Depend® Brand teams up with Boris Kodjoe on Stand Strong for Men's Health™ campaign benefiting the Prostate Cancer Fo...

NEENAH, Wis. , Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority of Americans (62%) still identify health conditions such as incontinence a "taboo topic" to talk about, despite its prevalence.2 This lack of co...

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Kimberly-Clark to Webcast its Participation in the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its participation in the 2021 Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference at 9:40 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, Septemb...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Kimberly-Clark Announces Executive Leadership Changes

DALLAS, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) today announced a series of executive leadership changes in support of its global business. Tristram Wilkinson, currently serv...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Bear of the Day: Kimberly Clark (KMB)

After the pandemic catapulted sales, qrowth is now slowing much faster after than the maker of Kleenex anticipated.

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Huggies® And Meijer Join Forces To Support NICU Families

NEENAH, Wis., Aug. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Huggies ® and Meijer are partnering to support NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) families in honor of NICU Awareness Month in September, through Hand to Ho...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Hurt by High Costs, Low Tissue Volumes

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) is battling escalated input costs and other manufacturing expenses. Also, consumer tissue volumes declined in the second quarter.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Kimberly-Clark Named to Seramount's Inclusion Index

DALLAS, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark announced today that it was named to Seramount's (formerly Working Mother Media) fifth annual Inclusion Index for the second consecutive year. The In...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

Stock Wars: Procter & Gamble Vs. Kimberly-Clark

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