Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB)

KMB (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables) EQUITY
neg -0.09
Today's Range: 131.48 - 132.85 | KMB Avg Daily Volume: 2,069,800
Last Update: 03/27/17 - 4:03 PM EDT
Volume: 1,951,005
YTD Performance: 16.06%
Open: $132.05
Previous Close: $132.45
52 Week Range: $111.30 - $138.87
Oustanding Shares: 355,750,882
Market Cap: 47,325,539,832
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 0 0 0 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 9 9 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 3.20 3.20 3.20 3.00
Latest Dividend: 0.97
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.92%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/08/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 22.21
Price Earnings Comparisons:
KMB Sector Avg. S&P 500
22.21 22.20 30.30
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
15.35% -0.82% 19.69%
Revenue -2.10 -0.10 -0.05
Net Income 108.20 0.00 0.00
EPS 116.20 0.10 0.03
Earnings for KMB:
Revenue 18.20B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/17) Qtr (06/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $1.54 $1.53 $6.29 $6.77
Number of Analysts 5 4 6 4
High Estimate $1.55 $1.55 $6.35 $6.80
Low Estimate $1.52 $1.51 $6.25 $6.75
Prior Year $1.53 $1.53 $6.03 $6.29
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.39% 0.16% 4.28% 7.58%
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$136 is the price to watch.

Takeaways & Observations Real Money Pro($)

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Mar 10, 2017 | 7:06 AM EST
KMB was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Societe Generale said. Company is facing increased price competition. $144 price target.
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Think of it as a consumer-products company, like Gillette.
Stronger volume and bullish indicators should take KMB higher.
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