Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) Holdings Boosted by Camden National Bank

Marco Green
January 14, 2018

Empirical Financial Services Llc, which manages about $933.31 million and $433.35M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Patterson Companies Inc (NASDAQ:PDCO) by 8,002 shares to 6,998 shares, valued at $270,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Rignet Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $317.57M market cap company. It closed at $15.05 lastly.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q3. It has underperformed by 6.99% the S&P500.

Financial Counselors Inc. lifted its position in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) by 10.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. American Beacon Advisors Inc sold 806 shares as the company's stock declined 3.59% while stock markets rallied. Janney Montgomery Scott Llc who had been investing in Kimberly Clark Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $40.45B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.20% or $2.63 during the last trading session, reaching $116.8. As shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of -5.26% from last close price of 112.70 and act as support or resistance of price limit.

Kimberly Clark (NYSE:KMB) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 23rd. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. Investors of record on Friday, December 8th were paid a dividend of $0.97 per share. Its down -0.01, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 64 investors sold KMB shares while 404 reduced holdings. The ratio fall, as 447 investment professionals increased and opened new positions, while 468 sold and decreased equity positions in Kimberly Clark Corp. The company reported $1.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.54 by $0.06. Adirondack Trust accumulated 2,548 shares or 0.24% of the stock. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kimberly Clark from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. 21,114 were accumulated by Summit Fincl Wealth Advsrs Ltd Llc. Macquarie Gru Ltd owns 12,986 shares. Alta Capital Mgmt Lc reported 14,393 shares. Mosaic Family Wealth LLC raised its stake in shares of Kimberly Clark by 0.5% in the second quarter. Fiera Cap Corporation owns 3,971 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Meridian Invest Counsel holds 1,714 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. Woodstock holds 0.63% or 28,164 shares in its portfolio. Gemmer Asset Management Ltd Liability stated it has 7,672 shares. Hirtle Callaghan Company Ltd Liability invested in 112 shares. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, BLL is a stock with 347.88 million shares outstanding that normally trades 5.77% of its float. RBC Capital Markets maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) on Friday, May 26 with "Hold" rating. RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) has risen 36.15% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. They expect $1.86 earnings per share, down 41.88% or $1.34 from last year's $3.2 per share. KMB's profit would be $545.22 million giving it 18.54 P/E if the $1.55 EPS is correct. Signaturefd Limited Liability Com stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB).

Ratings analysis reveals 11% of Kimberly-Clark's analysts are positive. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co on Tuesday, October 25 with "Neutral". Societe Generale downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, March 10 report. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral" on Wednesday, July 26. On Tuesday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold".

When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, the company has 1.37 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell. JP Morgan maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $58 target in Friday, May 27 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $121.0 target in Thursday, September 7 report. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, October 24. As per Monday, December 11, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. M&R Capital Inc owns 1,872 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. It also upped Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT) stake by 1,264 shares and now owns 19,330 shares. (NASDAQ:PEP) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, June 22. Therefore 92% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 6 by Alembic. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $114.0 target. The share price was last seen -1.58% lower, reaching at $114.96 on October 01, 2018. The stock of Farmers National Banc Corp. On Wednesday, December 13 the stock rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan to "Buy". (NASDAQ:FMNB) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 3 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Analysts await The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FMNB) to report earnings on January, 24. Howe & Rusling invested in 0% or 100 shares. Narrowing in further, the stock has been recently noted at -12.85% away from the 30 day high and +1.72% separated from the 30 day low. After $0.88 actual EPS reported by U.S. Bancorp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.14% negative EPS growth.

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