Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

Last Closing Price: 130.01 (2023-02-01)

Company Description

Kimberly-Clark Corporation is principally engaged in the manufacture and marketing of a wide range of consumer products around the world. The company sells its products to supermarkets; mass merchandisers; drugstores; warehouse clubs; variety and department stores; retail outlets; manufacturing, lodging, office building, food service, and health care establishments; and high volume public facilities. Based on product grouping, the company conducts its operations in three business segments namely Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, and K-C Professional. The Personal Care segment includes products like disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swimpants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products. Products in this segment are sold under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, Little Swimmers, GoodNites, DryNites, Kotex, U by Kotex, Intimus, Depend, Plenitud, Poise and other brand names.

Financials, Fundamental Metrics & Ratios
Revenue (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $20.18B
Net Income (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $1.93B
PE Ratio (Current Year Earnings Estimate) 21.97
PE Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 23.09
PEG Ratio (Long Term Growth Estimate) 2.23
Price to Sales Ratio (Trailing 12 Months) 2.17
Price to Book Ratio (Most Recent Quarterly Book Value per Share) 62.68
Price to Cash Ratio (Most Recent Annual Cash Flow per Share) 16.50
Pre-Tax Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 11.60%
Net Margin (Trailing 12 Months) 9.59%
Return on Equity (Trailing 12 Months) 264.67%
Return on Assets (Trailing 12 Months) 10.50%
Current Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.78
Quick Ratio (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 0.47
Debt to Common Equity (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) 10.83
Inventory Turnover (Trailing 12 Months) 6.14
Book Value per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $2.07
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Quarter) $1.54
Earnings per Share (Most Recent Fiscal Year) $5.63
Diluted Earnings per Share (Trailing 12 Months) $5.72
Exchange NYSE
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Household & Personal Products
Common Shares Outstanding 337.49M
Free Float 335.64M
Market Capitalization $43.88B
Average Volume (Last 20 Days) 1.82M
Beta (Past 60 Months) 0.40
Percentage Held By Insiders (Latest Annual Proxy Report) 0.55%
Percentage Held By Institutions (Latest 13F Reports) 74.16%
Annual Dividend (Based on Last Quarter) $4.64
Dividend Yield (Based on Last Quarter) 3.57%