Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB)

KMB (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
pos +0.74
Today's Range: 107.00 - 108.08 | KMB Avg Daily Volume: 1,435,500
Last Update: 09/22/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 1,821,555
YTD Performance: 2.36%
Open: $107.02
Previous Close: $106.93
52 Week Range: $93.12 - $114.45
Oustanding Shares: 373,922,073
Market Cap: 39,904,963,631
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 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 1 1
Hold 9 9 8 9
Moderate Sell 1 1 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 1 1
Mean Rec. 3.10 3.10 3.10 3.09
Latest Dividend: 0.84
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.15%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/03/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 19.19
Price Earnings Comparisons:
KMB Sector Avg. S&P 500
19.19 19.20 28.91
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-5.46% 10.01% 53.00%
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 (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.55 $1.58 $6.10 $6.60
Number of Analysts 8 7 10 10
High Estimate $1.56 $1.60 $6.15 $6.70
Low Estimate $1.54 $1.53 $6.03 $6.50
Prior Year $1.44 $1.44 $5.77 $6.10
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 7.55% 9.42% 5.70% 8.25%
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Three Secular Growth Plays Real Money Pro($)

Three companies offer good value amid growth. 

Shorting Kimberly-Clark Real Money Pro($)

At $106.10. 
Still, it's all about Russia.

Rethinking Consumer Staples Real Money Pro($)

Is the dip in the sector a buying opportunity or a chance to bail out?
The dollar-store merger bodes ill for supplier margins.
Indexes rise, but the individual stocks are not playing along.
Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.
Would the real U.S. consumer please stand up?
Jul 23, 2014 | 7:47 AM EDT
KMB upped its number, UBS said. Valuation call, with long-term potential in emerging markets. $111 price target and Neutral rating.&nbs...
Jul 15, 2014 | 8:14 AM EDT
KMB was upgraded to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $112 price target. 

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