Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) : Shoker Investment Counsel reduced its stake in Kimberly Clark Corp by 0.7% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 12,486 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $1,608,447 after selling 88 shares in Kimberly Clark Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approximately 1.38% of Shoker Investment Counsel’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Holderness Investments Co reduced its stake in KMB by selling 488 shares or 10.39% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,210 shares of KMB which is valued at $542,332. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.53% of Holderness Investments Co’s portfolio.Atlantic Trust Group reduced its stake in KMB by selling 2,408 shares or 5.04% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 45,389 shares of KMB which is valued at $5,847,011. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.04% of Atlantic Trust Group’s portfolio.Gsa Capital Partners Llp boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,997 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,164 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $2,479,822. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.13% of Gsa Capital Partners Llp’s portfolio.Simmons Bank reduced its stake in KMB by selling 175 shares or 0.47% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 36,849 shares of KMB which is valued at $4,749,468. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.53% of Simmons Bank’s portfolio.Howard Capital Management boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 813 additional shares and now holds a total of 87,260 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $11,664,917. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 2.15% of Howard Capital Management’s portfolio.
Kimberly Clark Corp opened for trading at $128.4 and hit $129.1699 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $128.72, with a gain of 0.37% or 0.48 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,86,851 shares. Company has a market cap of $46,292 M.
On the company’s financial health, Kimberly Clark Corp reported $1.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.47. The company had revenue of $4588.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4564.57 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.41 EPS.
Investors should note that on Aug 1, 2016, Kimberly Clark Corp announced a cash dividend of $0.9200. The company’s management has announced Sep 7, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 9, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Oct 4, 2016.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation is engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of products made from natural or synthetic fibers. The Company’s 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 Company’s 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.