Acquires 3466 Shares of Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)

Marco Green
March 13, 2018

The firm owned 26,717 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 457 shares during the quarter. Stanley has 18,426 shares. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.335 during the last trading session, reaching $112.275.

Buckingham Asset Management Llc, which manages about $6.11B and $420.44M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Vanguard Index Fds (VV) by 4,324 shares to 15,873 shares, valued at $1.83M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) has risen 43.26% since March 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 18.77% the S&P500.

State Of Tennessee Treasury Department decreased its stake in Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) by 46.96% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd sold 3,918 shares as the company's stock declined 3.59% while stock markets rallied. The Alethea Capital Management Llc holds 4,600 shares with $541,000 value, down from 10,000 last quarter. Kimberly Clark Corp now has $39.26 billion valuation.

Shares of Kimberly Clark (KMB) traded down $0.11 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $111.94.

Moors & Cabot Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) by 16.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. Therefore 11% are positive. The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $125.87. Dte Energy Company had 26 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained the stock with "Mkt Perform" rating in Friday, February 19 report. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, July 6 by Jefferies. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, November 1 by Wells Fargo. (NYSE:TWX) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 23. Citigroup downgraded it to "Sell" rating and $113.0 target in Monday, December 11 report. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, January 4 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.34, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 64 investors sold KMB shares while 404 reduced holdings.

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. 245.40 million shares or 1.70% more from 241.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Us National Bank & Trust De has 0.16% invested in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Kbc Group Nv invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB).

Among 18 analysts covering Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB), 2 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Cleararc Inc has invested 0.16% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Comerica National Bank has 247,289 shares. Azimuth Limited Liability Company invested in 4,678 shares. Findlay Park Ptnrs Llp holds 641,404 shares or 0.65% of its portfolio. Bingham Osborn And Scarborough Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.03% or 2,984 shares. Moreover, Altavista Wealth Mgmt has 0.13% invested in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Barclays Capital maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) on Monday, March 21 with "Overweight" rating. Groesbeck Invest Mngmt Corporation Nj has invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Time Warner Inc. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of Kimberly Clark in a report on Wednesday, December 13th. Deboer Scott J sold $1.03 million worth of Micron Technology, Inc. 3,300 are held by Paradigm Asset Mgmt Limited Com. Moreover, Reaves W H And Commerce has 5.61% invested in DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE) for 1.44M shares.

Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Forward Fds was reduced too.

Since January 29, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $2.77 million activity.

In other news, insider Kimberly K. Underhill sold 23,158 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, January 29th. The stock of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, April 25 by Deutsche Bank. They expect $1.70 EPS, up 8.28% or $0.13 from last year's $1.57 per share. After $0.30 actual earnings per share reported by Duke Realty Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.33% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2017 Q3. 66 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. 586.69 million shares or 2.23% less from 600.08 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Highstreet Asset Mgmt has invested 0.08% in Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE). State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 107,246 shares. Clear Harbor Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company owns 4,181 shares. Icon Advisers Inc Co has invested 0.08% in KT Corporation (NYSE:KT). Bridgewater Assoc Lp reported 134,770 shares. Brown Advisory Ltd Liability holds 3,814 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Peapack Gladstone Corp owns 8,017 shares or 0.05% of their United States portfolio. San Francisco Sentry Investment Group CA now owns 994 shares of the company's stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 954 shares during the period. Amp Cap has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Perritt Management has 3,357 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Aristotle Capital Boston Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 181,522 shares. Hutchin Hill Capital Limited Partnership invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE). MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Kimberly Clark during the second quarter valued at $150,000. The Mosaic Company had 91 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by M Partners on Tuesday, September 8 to "Buy". Guggenheim has "Buy" rating and $121.0 target. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by Robert W. Baird. Citigroup maintained the shares of KMB in report on Wednesday, January 24 with "Sell" rating. As per Monday, November 16, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. (NASDAQ:MU) on Tuesday, February 23 with "Buy" rating.

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