Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 25th. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $148.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th.
Several research analysts recently commented on KMB shares. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, October 25 by UBS. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, December 29 by Warburg Research. As per Wednesday, October 26, the company rating was downgraded by CLSA. The company was upgraded on Monday, February 8 by Susquehanna. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of DOW in report on Thursday, July 13 with "Hold" rating.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $1.17 million activity. PALMER ANTHONY J. sold $4.78M worth of stock.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) stock marked a gap of -11.12% off its 52 week- peak price value and pointed turn of 8.78% from its 52 week-bottom price value. Acrospire Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation by 125.0% in the first quarter. 60,964 shares were sold by FALK THOMAS J, worth $8.02 million.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.18, from 1.34 in 2016Q3. 99 funds opened positions while 342 raised stakes. 238.90 million shares or 0.38% more from 237.99 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Moreover, Neuberger Berman Group has 0% invested in PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) for 7,242 shares. First Allied Advisory Ser has invested 0.08% in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB). Keating Counselors Incorporated stated it has 2.77% in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB). First Republic Inv Mgmt Incorporated holds 0.05% or 52,717 shares. Kimberly-Clark Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. Societe Generale downgraded Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) rating on Friday, March 10. Ascend Cap Ltd Liability Corp has 2.8% invested in Dollar Tree, Inc. United Fire Group, a Iowa-based fund reported 170,000 shares. The number of shares now owned by investors are 354.35 mln. Fjarde Ap has invested 0.33% of its portfolio in Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW).
In terms of performance, shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) are 5.71% since the start of 2016. Mairs & Pwr reported 0.24% of its portfolio in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB). Carlson Limited Partnership invested in 32,812 shares. Mcdaniel Terry accumulated 261,121 shares. As of quarter end Investment Centers Of America Inc had disposed of a total of 640 shares trimming its position 1.2%. It also reduced Spdr Dow Jones Indl Avrg Etf (DIA) stake by 41,440 shares and now owns 97,946 shares. Southwest Airls Co (NYSE:LUV) was reduced too. Jefferies Group LLC decreased their target price on shares of Kimberly-Clark Corporation from $134.00 to $133.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th. Therefore 61% are positive. Kimberly-Clark had 40 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. TheStreet raised Kimberly-Clark Corporation from a "c+" rating to an "a-" rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th. Picking the next victor to bolster the portfolio may involve some hard work and a little bit of stock market magic.
The average 1-year price target for MFA Financial, Inc. As per Friday, March 24, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, November 15, the company rating was reinitiated by Wells Fargo. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $127.0 target. On Monday, June 19 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Buy". During the past six months, Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB)'s stock has been -2.36% and -6.44% for the last 12 months. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $127.0 target. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating given on Friday, January 6 by Barclays Capital. Kirr Marbach & Company Llc sold 18,420 shares as Lyondellbasell Indu (LYB)'s stock declined 12.71%. The Firm specializes in the sale of services and products within its garden centers, as well as through its online store. P/E ratio of the company is marked at 20.23. It offers products in various categories, such as bath and sanitation, construction materials, wood, windows and doors, flooring and tiles, paint and wallpaper, garden, heating, air conditioning and ventilation, household items, kitchen machines and utensils, lighting and electrical solutions, machinery and tool, as well as various products for pets, including food and toys, among others. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. About 173,894 shares traded. PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) has risen 19.93% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.83% the S&P500.