Kimberly-Clark Corporation [KMB] has traded in a range of $110.66 to $160.16 in the last 1 year. As of this writing, the stock is at $153.93, up 0.35%. To check whether the stock’s short-term amount has a thrust, its good to check stock’s recent movement. Over the last week, KMB shares are 2.58% up with the monthly amount drift of 3.29% and seems well in a long time frame.

On 8, October 2020, Kimberly-Clark to Webcast Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its third quarter 2020 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Thursday, October 22. Kimberly-Clark’s Chairman and CEO Mike Hsu and Senior Vice President and CFO Maria Henry will participate in the live webcast. A news release detailing the results will be issued via PR Newswire and First Call earlier that same day.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Kimberly-Clark Corporation [NYSE:KMB] stock was on October 23, 2019, when it was Upgrade with a Hold rating from Deutsche Bank, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $123 to $124. Before that, on March 30, 2020, Jefferies Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $149. On September 27, 2019, BofA/Merrill Upgrade a Buy rating and boosted its price target on this stock to $155. On September 23, 2019, Barclays Upgrade an Overweight rating and increased its price target from $144 to $152. On July 24, 2019, Atlantic Equities Upgrade a Neutral rating. On June 19, 2019, BofA/Merrill Reiterated a Neutral rating and boosted its amount target on this stock to $143. On April 23, 2019, Macquarie Upgrade an Outperform rating. On the same date Argus Upgrade a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $150.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $110.66 and a peak of $160.16. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $159.75. At the most recent market close, shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation [NYSE:KMB] were valued at $153.93. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 0.57%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Kimberly-Clark Corporation [NYSE:KMB] most recently reported quarterly sales of 4.61 billion, which represented growth of 0.40%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $461,250 per employee, while its income is $53,925 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 37.20%, its Operating Margin is 18.30%, its Pretax Margin is +14.36, and its Net Margin is +11.69.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 100.41 and the whole liability to whole assets at 53.33. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 79.91 and enduring liability to assets at 0.42 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 152.50 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 151.62. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 154.30 and at 155.22 for 2nd resistance point.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation [KMB] reported its earnings at $2.2 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 6/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $1.8/share signifying the difference of 0.4 and 22.20% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 3/30/2020, the stated earnings were $2.13 calling estimates for $1.98/share with the difference of 0.15 depicting the surprise of 7.60%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Kimberly-Clark Corporation [NYSE:KMB] is 0.90. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.06. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 2.58 and showing 20.62 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Powell Aaron, President, Asia Pacific, and it was the sale of 8663.0 shares on Jul 30. Underhill Kimberly K, the President, KCNA, completed a sale of 11715.0 shares on Jul 24. On May 12, Underhill Kimberly K, President, KCNA, completed a sale of 4679.0 shares.