Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB)

124.89
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 124.01
Day Low/High 121.54 / 129.89
52 Wk Low/High 110.66 / 149.23
Avg Volume 2.12M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 341.46M
Market Cap 39.73B
EPS 6.30
P/E Ratio 19.87
Div & Yield 4.28 (3.54%)

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Jim Cramer: 6 Stocks to Buy on Coronavirus Fears

Jim Cramer: 6 Stocks to Buy on Coronavirus Fears

These companies all could be strong -- even if the 2019 nCoV fear spreads.

The Coronavirus Impact on Markets, Trump at Davos, Hot Housing, Trading Zscaler

The Coronavirus Impact on Markets, Trump at Davos, Hot Housing, Trading Zscaler

The market impact of the virus for U.S. investors has been seen in more pronounced fashion in Treasury markets.

The Week Ahead: Davos, Impeachment, PMI and 25 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: Davos, Impeachment, PMI and 25 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

Almost 200 companies are slated to report quarterly results, including 43 S&P 500 constituents.

There Is Always a Bear Market Somewhere!

To turn Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's watchword of his investment faith around, there is always a bear market somewhere. Today and yesterday I took very nice gains in shorts in , , and .

Covering KMB, CL

I shorted about a week ago. Though KMB had a small EPS beat it was not enough considering the advance of the share price recently. The shares are -$7.40/share (or -5.4%) and I have just covered my trading short rental in this name at $131.70 for a g...

China Trade Optimism, Do Boeing's Numbers Matter? Trading Apple: Market Recon

China Trade Optimism, Do Boeing's Numbers Matter? Trading Apple: Market Recon

There is a chance that Presidents Trump and Xi sign something when they meet up at the APEC summit this November in Santiago, Chile.

Kimberly-Clark Is Poised to Break Out From This Rare Chart Pattern

Kimberly-Clark Is Poised to Break Out From This Rare Chart Pattern

KMB is set to report quarterly results on Tuesday.

Key Market Observations

As mentioned earlier, breadth was only 2-1 positive with UnitedHealth , JPMorgan and Johnson & Johnson responsible for a large portion of the market's gains. Bond yields rose, aiding the rate-sensitive banks (who generally met expectations). FANG ha...

Defensives Are Offensive

Consumer non durables' weakness is conspicuous. (Ck out ) and are my new short names over the last few trading sessions.

My Recent Trading and Investing

I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...

Jim Cramer: Welcome to a Market Filled With Fear

Jim Cramer: Welcome to a Market Filled With Fear

The impact of Elizabeth Warren is pretty much everywhere Thursday.

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

The dividend yields on these stocks range from 2.4% to 3.0%, and in the last two quarters all three once again boosted their quarterly dividend.

Kimberly-Clark Has Been Rising, Ignoring the Broad Market Weakness

Kimberly-Clark Has Been Rising, Ignoring the Broad Market Weakness

Let's check the charts and indicators.

Jim Cramer: How Can Bad Be Good? It's Easy Now That the Fed Blinked

Jim Cramer: How Can Bad Be Good? It's Easy Now That the Fed Blinked

Anything weak is a positive to be excited about and anything strong is a nightmare because that might stiffen Powell's resolve to keep rates where they are instead of cutting them.

Jim Cramer: The Forbidden City of Stock Sectors

Jim Cramer: The Forbidden City of Stock Sectors

Now, we know that if we got any sort of truce in the trade war, with the exception of the financials, these hated sectors would be loved.

Jim Cramer: A Betting Man Would Say That President Xi Is Feeling the Vice Grip

Jim Cramer: A Betting Man Would Say That President Xi Is Feeling the Vice Grip

We have to stipulate what makes a market really tick these days in a world where we are ruled by tariffs and trade with a Fed sideshow.

Jim Cramer: What Should People Be Doing?

Jim Cramer: What Should People Be Doing?

There's just no reason to be aggressive.

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

Jim Cramer: Days Like Today Are When You Break Out Your List and Buy Domestic

These are the days when if you're brave you get a good price and begin the ride to greater riches.

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Portfolio managers are exercising their First Amendment right to do incredibly stupid things.

Novice Trade: Kimberly-Clark

Novice Trade: Kimberly-Clark

A low-cost intermediate play on a stock that seems to go straight up.

Low Volume and Slow Action Are a Big Issue Right Now

Low Volume and Slow Action Are a Big Issue Right Now

Is this just some routine consolidation after a big run or is it an indicator of further weakness ahead?

Why This Market Is Not 'Overvalued', Plus a Play on Citigroup: Market Recon

Why This Market Is Not 'Overvalued', Plus a Play on Citigroup: Market Recon

Citi is severely undervalued, even as financials underperform.

Procter & Gamble or Kimberly-Clark? Why One Dividend Aristocrat Has the Edge

Procter & Gamble or Kimberly-Clark? Why One Dividend Aristocrat Has the Edge

The advantage goes to P&G as the larger of the two behemoths in consumer staples has been posting stronger results of late.

An IBM Play and 2 Catalysts To Watch in Wednesday's Trading: Market Recon

An IBM Play and 2 Catalysts To Watch in Wednesday's Trading: Market Recon

Keeping an eye on the Senate shutdown vote and any trade discussion today, and watching key support levels on the SPX.

My Greatest Concern About Procter & Gamble Heading Into Earnings

My Greatest Concern About Procter & Gamble Heading Into Earnings

Volatility appears to be the most attractive play during the early portion of earnings season.