Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) : Argus Investors’ Counsel reduced its stake in Kimberly Clark Corp by 2.25% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 39,165 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $5,111,033 after selling 900 shares in Kimberly Clark Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 25, 2016.Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approximately 2.08% of Argus Investors’ Counsel’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Destination Wealth Management boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,305 additional shares and now holds a total of 18,224 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $2,378,232. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.19% of Destination Wealth Management’s portfolio.Meeder Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in KMB by selling 7,612 shares or 39.43% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 11,694 shares of KMB which is valued at $1,574,363. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 0.14% of Meeder Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,137 additional shares and now holds a total of 85,353 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $11,409,989. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 1.17% of State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue’s portfolio.F&v Capital Management boosted its stake in KMB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 20 additional shares and now holds a total of 37,670 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp which is valued at $5,121,613. Kimberly Clark Corp makes up approx 3.74% of F&v Capital Management’s portfolio.
Kimberly Clark Corp closed down -0.6 points or -0.46% at $129.55 with 18,27,786 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $130.25, the shares hit an intraday low of $129.55 and an intraday high of $131.055 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
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.
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.