Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Personal Products in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB has a market cap of 45071.34. Since its IPO date on the 12/17/1984, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB performance year to date is -1.79%. Today Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB has gained -1.00%, with a current price of 122.39.
Ownership of the company is 0.34% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 70.90%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 66.40%. Return of assets are at 13.20%, with return on investment at 15.60%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 35.56. While Total debt/equity is 39.49. With a profit margin of 10.70%, this is combined with a gross margin of 36.10%, and operating margin of 16.70%. Kimberly-Clark Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1, while the quick ratio is 0.6.
For the last year Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB has seen a EPS growth of -29.30%. A performance for the year of 21.35%. The 52-week high is -11.24%, and the 52-week low is 21.84%. The average volume for Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB is 1581100.
With a target price of 138.73, can Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, KMB. Kimberly-Clark Corporation has a P/E of 22.72 and a forward P/E of 18.78. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 3.2. Kimberly-Clark Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.46 and 226.65 respectively. For P/cash, Kimberly-Clark Corporation has a value of 68.71, while it is 63.48 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 122.39, Kimberly-Clark Corporation has a dividend yield of 3.01%. We see a return on equity of *TBA.
Looking more long-term Kimberly-Clark Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.10%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.20% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -29.30% for this year and for the last five years a -9.10% growth has been seen.