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 2.63 by 8 Brokerage Firm. 1 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 1 stock experts have also suggested a buy rating. 6 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.
Other Equity analysts have also commented on the company shares. In a research note released to the investors, Deutsche Bank downgrades its rating on Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB).The analysts at the brokerage house have a current rating of Hold on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Buy by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on April 25, 2016.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) should head towards $133.71 per share according to 7 Analysts in consensus. However, if the road gets shaky, the stock may fall short to $114 per share. The higher price estimate target is at $146 according to the Analysts.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) rose 0.12% or 0.16 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $133.31 the stock was seen hitting $133.71 as a peak level and $133 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $133.04. The daily volume was measured at 984,395 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $138.755 and the 52-week low is $103.04. The company has a market cap of $47,911 million.
Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation rose by 0.48% in the last five trading days and 6.29% for the last 4 weeks. Kimberly-Clark Corporation is up 0.26% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.99%.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation is engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of products made from natural or synthetic fibers. The Companys operating segments are based on product groupings. The Company operates in three segments, which include Personal Care, which offers solutions and products, such as disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swimpants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products; Consumer Tissue, offers products, such as facial and bathroom tissue, paper towels, napkins and related products, and K-C Professional (KCP), offers solutions and supporting products, such as apparel, wipers, soaps, sanitizers, tissue and towels. The Companys brands include Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, DryNites, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Poise, Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle, Viva, Andrex, Scottex, Neve, WypAll, Kimtech, and Jackson Safety, among others.