Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) dropped slightly amid mild profit booking and the last known price was $121.02 per share. The price decreased by -0.11 points or -0.09% which made the investors to buy on weakness. For the latest trading session, the net money flow was recorded at $8.03 million. The total upticks were valued at $27.86 million and the total downticks aggregated to $19.83 million, thereby putting the up/down ratio at 1.4,. The shares has seen a change in the share price of 0.03% on a weekly basis.In a big block trade which occurred today, the total uptick value was $8.21 million and the total downtick value was $0, resulting in an up/down ratio of 0. The net money flow for the block trade was calculated to be $8.21 million.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation has dropped 0.81% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 6.04% in the last 4 weeks. Kimberly-Clark Corporation is up 6.63% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.04%. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 0.1% or 0.12 points. After the session commenced at $120.52, the stock reached the higher end at $121.58 while it hit a low of $120.38. With the volume soaring to 1,952,597 shares, the last trade was called at $121.01. The company has a 52-week high of $138.87. The company has a market cap of $43,340 million and there are 358,155,430 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $111.3.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 22, 2016, Thomas J. Mielke (SVP – General Counsel) sold 11,946 shares at 113.35 per share price.On Oct 27, 2016, Robert W Decherd (director) purchased 2,000 shares at 113.59 per share price.On Aug 8, 2016, Lizanne C Gottung (SVP & Chief HR Officer) sold 12,407 shares at 129.93 per share price.
Kimberly Clark Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 24, 2017. The company reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04. Analyst had a consensus of $1.41. The company had revenue of $4544.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4545.59 million. The companys revenue was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.42 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Kimberly Clark Corp was Downgraded by Barclays on Jan 9, 2017 to Equal Weight, Lowers Price Target to $ 109 from a previous price target of $125 .Kimberly Clark Corp was Resumed by Wells Fargo to Market Perform on Nov 15, 2016.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation is one of the leading consumer products companies. Its global tissue, personal care and health care brands include Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, Depend, Kleenex, Scott, Kimberly-Clark, Safeskin, Tecnol, Kimwipes and Wypall. Other brands well known outside the U.S. include Andrex, Scottex, Page, Popee and Kimbies. Kimberly-Clark also is a major producer of premium business, correspondence and technical papers. (Company Press Release)