Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) Big Money Sentiment Is 0.93

May 16, 2018 - By Elizabeth Jones

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Kimberly Clark Corp’s Sentiment

“Big money sentiment for Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) in 2017 Q4 decreased to 0.93, SEC filings reveal. So its down -0.03, from 2017Q3’s 0.96. 443 institutional investors increased or started new equity positions, while 476 decreased and sold equity positions in Kimberly Clark Corp so the sentiment turned negative. These funds own 252.01 million shares, that’s up from 245.40 million shares in 2017Q3. Funds holding Kimberly Clark Corp in top 10 was flat from 8 to 8 for the same number . In total 72 funds closed positions, 404 reduced and 344 increased. Also 99 funds bought new Kimberly Clark Corp stakes.

Significant Kimberly Clark Corp Investors

Associated Banc owns 835,592 shares in Kimberly Clark Corp as of 2017 Q4. As of 2017 Q4, 573,448 shares of Kimberly Clark Corp are owned by Nuance Investments Llc. Furthermore, Legacy Private Trust Co. reported 310,348 shares in Kimberly Clark Corp equivalent to 4.37% of its long stock exposure. Cornerstone Capital Inc. revealed 153,376 shares position in Kimberly Clark Corp. The Tennessee-based fund Patten Group Inc. looks positive on Kimberly Clark Corp, possessing 64,264 shares.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, makes and markets personal care, consumer tissue, and professional products worldwide.The firm is worth $36.64 billion. The Personal Care segment offers disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swimpants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, DryNites, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Poise, and other brands.20.58 is the P/E ratio. The Consumer Tissue segment provides facial and bathroom tissues, paper towels, napkins, and related products under the Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle, Viva, Andrex, Scottex, Neve, and other brand names.

KMB touched $104.89 during the last trading session after $0.89 change.Currently Kimberly-Clark Corporation is downtrending after 18.78% change in last May 16, 2017. KMB has 1.62 million shares volume. KMB underperformed by 30.33% the S&P 500.

Investors wait Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB)’s quarterly earnings on July, 24., according to Faxor. This year’s earnings per share analyst estimate is expected to be $1.62. That is 8.72 % up compareed to $1.49 earnings per share for last year. KMB’s profit could be $565.91M if the current earnings per share of $1.62 is accurate. Wall Street forecasts -5.26 % negative EPS growth as of July, 24.

Korea holds 0.09% of its capital in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) for 157,725 shs. Mutual Of America Capital Limited Liability Corp holds 61,554 shs. Violich Capital holds 25,934 shs or 0.8% of its capital. Bb&T Corporation has invested 0.25% in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Homrich And Berg accumulated 6,958 shs or 0.06% of the stock. First Interstate Fincl Bank holds 0.03% of its capital in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) for 995 shs. Fuller And Thaler Asset Management holds 6,000 shs. One Management Lc has invested 0.45% in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Dupont holds 0.02% or 5,592 shs in its capital. Fort Point Prtnrs Ltd Liability invested in 3,842 shs or 0.22% of the stock. Victory Cap Mgmt Inc has invested 0.03% of its capital in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Tci Wealth Advsrs holds 18,657 shs. 3,444 were accumulated by Ifc Holding Fl. The Indiana-based Monarch Mgmt Inc has invested 0.25% in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Somerville Kurt F invested in 0.05% or 2,200 shs.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation had 1 insider sale and 0 insider buys since January 29, 2018. This’s net activity of $2.77 million.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 8 have positions in Kimberly Clark (NYSE:KMB) as follows: 0 rated it a “Buy”, 2 with “Sell” and 6 with “Hold”. The positive are 0. Since December 11, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Kimberly Clark has 11 analyst reports. On Thursday, January 4 the stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies. In Monday, December 11 report Citigroup downgraded it to “Sell” rating and $113.0 target. In Tuesday, April 24 report JP Morgan maintained the stock with “Underweight” rating. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has “Sell” rating given by Citigroup. On Tuesday, April 24 the firm has “Sell” rating given by Citigroup. In Thursday, April 19 report Wells Fargo maintained it with “Hold” rating and $10800 target. On Tuesday, April 24 Bernstein maintained the shares of KMB in report with “Hold” rating. On Monday, April 23 the firm has “Hold” rating given by RBC Capital Markets.

A couple more Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) news were released by: Seekingalpha.com which released on May 13, 2018 “Dividend Income Update April 2018”, also Seekingalpha.com on April 23, 2018 released “Kimberly-Clark +2% post Q1 results”, the next Prnewswire.com is “Kimberly-Clark Announces Executive Leadership Changes” on May 11, 2018. Streetinsider.com has article titled “Maduro seizes Kellogg plant after it leaves Venezuela due to crisis”.

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