Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB)

KMB (NYSE:Consumer Non-Durables)
$109.50
pos +0.66
+0.61%
Today's Range: 109.07 - 110.05 | KMB Avg Daily Volume: 1,371,400
Last Update: 07/23/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 2,343,197
YTD Performance: 4.19%
Open: $109.46
Previous Close: $108.84
52 Week Range: $91.44 - $114.45
Oustanding Shares: 376,791,476
Market Cap: 43,044,658,218
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 1 1
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 8 9 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 3.10 3.09 2.91 2.91
Latest Dividend: 0.84
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.99%
Dividend Ex-Date: 06/04/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 20.13
Price Earnings Comparisons:
KMB Sector Avg. S&P 500
20.13 20.50 28.87
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.41% 11.43% 60.29%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
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:
EBITDA 4.08B
Revenue 21.15B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/14) Qtr (09/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.49 $1.56 $6.13 $6.64
Number of Analysts 8 7 10 9
High Estimate $1.51 $1.58 $6.20 $6.80
Low Estimate $1.47 $1.55 $6.08 $6.50
Prior Year $1.41 $1.44 $5.77 $6.13
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 5.85% 8.33% 6.19% 8.43%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.
Would the real U.S. consumer please stand up?
Bullish
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...
Bullish
Jul 15, 2014 | 8:14 AM EDT
KMB was upgraded to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, based on a $112 price target. 
The "great food consolidation" creates big opportunities.
Shorts take much more homework than longs.

Dividend D-Week Coming Up Real Money Pro($)

It should be a good harvest season. 
Bearish
May 19, 2014 | 8:20 AM EDT
KMB was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Argus said. Company is facing currency and commodity headwinds.   
Update
May 01, 2014 | 6:58 AM EDT
KMB - Kimberly-Clark Annual Meeting of Stockholders - 10AM
The demand that we thought was there isn't there.

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