Brokerage Firm Rating Update on Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) has an average broker rating of 2.57, which is interpreted as a Hold, as rated by 7 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 1 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. 1 other analysts advise a Buy. Nevertheless, the majority of 5 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 3, which is also a Hold.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) : The most positive equity analysts on Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) expects the shares to touch $146, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $114 in the short term. The company is covered by 7 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $134 with an expected fluctuation of $11.9 from the mean.


Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Also, Citigroup maintains its view on Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Neutral by the stock experts at the ratings house. Citigroup raises the price target from $135 per share to $139 per share on Kimberly-Clark Corporation. The rating by the firm was issued on July 27, 2016.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $126.94 and the intraday high of $128.42 after having opened at $127.98 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $127.98, a loss of -0.98%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,434,811 shares. The stock failed to cross $128.42 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $128.34.

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.

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