Hitting A New 52 Week High, Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) Ends The Day At $137.32

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Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB)

June 13th, 2019

With markets going up Kimberly Clark Corp closed Thursday up 0.74%, a $1.01 increase to close on $137.32. Furthermore it hit a new 52 week high of $137.39.

KMB outperformed the rest of the Consumer Staples sector which went up 0.11% today.

Kimberly Clark Corp is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 376 stocks that rose today. Weighted by market cap, KMB represents about 0.18% of the S&P 500.

Analysis results from 19 analysts suggest that Kimberly Clark Corp could fall somewhat (-10.62%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $121.75.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Thursday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Energy saw the biggest increase of the day (1.25%), while the Healthcare sector saw the biggest drop (-0.11%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 23.06%.

Utilities saw the biggest turn-around compared to its 5-day performance (-0.31%), as it went up by 0.15%. Healthcare saw a turn-around from its 5-day performance of 2.18% trading down -0.11%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Energy, up 1.25%.
  • Communication Services, up 1.14%.
  • Consumer Discretionary, up 0.90%.
  • Materials, up 0.58%.
  • Industrials, up 0.54%.
  • Financials, up 0.23%.
  • Information Technology, up 0.22%.
  • Utilities, up 0.15%.
  • Consumer Staples, up 0.11%.
  • Real Estate, up 0.09%.
  • Healthcare, down -0.11%.

Kimberly Clark Corp Info

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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