Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) : Asset Advisors Corp scooped up 7,715 additional shares in Kimberly Clark Corp during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 20, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 74,470 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $9,448,754.Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approximately 2.03% of Asset Advisors Corp’s portfolio.
Kimberly Clark Corp closed down -4.87 points or -3.70% at $126.88 with 57,25,647 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $125.52, the shares hit an intraday low of $123.78 and an intraday high of $127.24 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Regent Investment Management reduced its stake in KMB by selling 500 shares or 4.18% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 11,476 shares of KMB which is valued at $1,456,075. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.79% of Regent Investment Management’s portfolio.First Citizens Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in KMB by selling 3,640 shares or 20.77% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 13,887 shares of KMB which is valued at $1,761,983. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.15% of First Citizens Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.Cwm reduced its stake in KMB by selling 3 shares or 0.1% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,050 shares of KMB which is valued at $386,984. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.03% of Cwm’s portfolio.First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 75 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,164 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $1,532,259. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.91% of First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Kimberly Clark Corp reported $1.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Apr 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.51. The company had revenue of $4476.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4544.56 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.42 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kimberly Clark Corp. Shares were Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Apr 25, 2016 to ” Hold” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 130 from a previous price target of $145 .Shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 25, 2016 to “Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 134 from a previous price target of $143 .
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.