Impact of Brokerage Rating on Kimberly-Clark Corporation(KMB)

Many Kimberly-Clark Corporation(KMB) 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 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 2, 2017, Kimberly K Underhill (President, KCP) sold 4,000 shares at 120.95 per share price.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.

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.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 3.2 by 10 Brokerage Firm. 9 Brokerage Firms have advised hold. 1 Analysts have rated it as strong sell.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB): 8 analysts have set the short term price target of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) at $121.25. The standard deviation of short term price target has been estimated at $6.71, implying that the actual price may fluctuate by this value. The higher and the lower price estimates are $ 128 and $109 respectively.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Tuesday as its shares dropped 0.45% or 0.55 points. After the session commenced at $123.59, the stock reached the higher end at $123.59 while it hit a low of $121.78. With the volume soaring to 1,872,630 shares, the last trade was called at $122.88. The company has a 52-week high of $138.87. The company has a market cap of $43,779 million and there are 356,274,870 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $111.3.

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)


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