Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB)

KMB (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
neg -0.64
Today's Range: 111.28 - 113.14 | KMB Avg Daily Volume: 1,564,800
Last Update: 10/23/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 1,761,067
YTD Performance: 7.84%
Open: $113.01
Previous Close: $112.65
52 Week Range: $93.12 - $114.45
Oustanding Shares: 373,922,073
Market Cap: 41,591,352,180
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for KMB
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 1 0 0 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 8 9 9 9
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.90 3.10 3.10 3.10
Latest Dividend: 0.84
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.20%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/03/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 19.11
Price Earnings Comparisons:
KMB Sector Avg. S&P 500
19.11 20.00 28.03
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.50% 9.40% 54.32%
Revenue 0.40 0.07 0.02
Net Income 21.50 0.14 0.05
EPS 25.20 0.25 0.08
Earnings for KMB:
Revenue 21.15B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.44 $1.52 $5.88 $6.47
Number of Analysts 8 5 7 10
High Estimate $1.53 $1.62 $6.09 $6.70
Low Estimate $1.36 $1.46 $5.51 $6.04
Prior Year $1.44 $1.48 $5.77 $5.88
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.17% 2.70% 1.88% 10.06%
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