Kimberly Clark Corp Shares Plunge 4% as Earnings, Forecast Miss the Mark

Kimberly Clark logoPersonal hygeine products maker Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) saw its shares plummet this morning after its Q3 results and full-year outlook missed expectations.
NYSE:KMB October 24, 2016 8:15am

Kimberly Clark Corp, Colgate-Palmolive Company, General Mills, Inc.: Consumer Staples Giants Hike Their Dividends

investBob Ciura:  Many of the stocks with the longest histories of paying and raising their dividends over many years come from the consumer staples sector. Because of their popular products, high degree of earnings predictability and dividend growth, consumer staples are very popular among income investors.
ETF BASIC NEWS March 17, 2016 12:06pm

Clorox Co, Chevron Corporation, Kimberly Clark Corp, PepsiCo, Inc.: Dividend Aristocrats To Own Heading Into 2015

money and investingMarshall Hargrave: As we head into the holiday season the market is slowing, but that shouldn’t slow your dividend investing strategy.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 26, 2014 1:29pm

The Best Way To Invest In Aging America [The Procter & Gamble Company, Kimberly Clark Corp, Tredegar Corporation]

investMarshall Hargrave: There are many ways to invest in the aging of America, but adult diapers may prove to be the most intriguing possibility yet. 
ETF BASIC NEWS August 21, 2014 3:20pm

Stocks Defying The Stock Market Sell-Off? [Johnson & Johnson, 3M Co, Union Pacific Corporation, Kimberly Clark Corp, Caterpillar Inc.]

Wall streetMitchell Clark: With the broader stock market selling off, it’s amazing to see a company’s share price defy the near-term trend and appreciate in value.
ETF BASIC NEWS April 9, 2014 12:33pm

Time To Ditch Swinging Cyclicals? [Kimberly Clark Corp, CVS Caremark Corporation, The Clorox Co, Travelers Companies Inc]

wall-street-etfGeorge Leong: The stock market appears to be getting somewhat top-heavy. Scanning through my screens, I am quite amazed to find that the majority of S&P 500 stocks are well above their respective 200-day moving averages, which makes opportunities
NYSE:XLP April 4, 2014 10:39am

5 Best Performing Dividend Yield Stocks [Kimberly Clark Corp, Merck & Co., Inc., Garmin Ltd., Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin Corporation]

yieldMarshall Hargrave: The stock market has been disappointing so far this year. Nearly all the major indices are flat.
ETF BASIC NEWS March 31, 2014 10:03pm

How To Build A Portfolio To Reduce Risk [Johnson & Johnson, PepsiCo, Inc., Kimberly Clark Corp, Colgate-Palmolive Company]

portfolioMitchell Clark: Putting together an equity market portfolio always requires conviction. In this market, stocks have not come off their highs very much at all. The main indices have been bouncing around quite a bit, but there is still a positive disposition to stocks
ETF BASIC NEWS February 11, 2014 11:31am

October Job Numbers A Tale Of Two Economies

jobsJohn Whitefoot: Are the recent U.S. job numbers a tale of two economies? The Labor Department announced last Friday that U.S. employers added 204,000 jobs in October, beating even the most optimistic estimates.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 12, 2013 5:52pm

“Boring” Defensive Plays Where The Action Is In This Kind Of Economy

economyGeorge Leong: While the stock market appears to want to move higher, we may be seeing a shift from high momentum growth stocks like Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Incorporated (NASDAQ:PCLN)—which are both trading
NYSE:XLP October 29, 2013 11:53am

Everything You Believe Is Wrong

right wrongI’m reading a fascinating book called the Emperor of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee. It details the history of cancer and cancer treatments. What I find most interesting is not the chemistry or biology in how new medicines were
NASDAQ:QQQ June 7, 2013 12:50pm

Consumer Staples ETF No Longer A Buy In This Market?

retail-shopping: The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) is likely a company that a lot of people have in their stock market portfolios, whether they’re saving for retirement or are actually in retirement now. It remains a great business with
NYSE:XLP April 29, 2013 12:26pm

Protect Yourself From Gold

goldshutoffGold is supposed to act as a safe haven from crisis and a hedge against inflation. But lately, it hasn’t been either. You would think with the bombastic manchild leader in North Korea threatening nuclear Armageddon and
NYSE:GLD April 22, 2013 10:46am

4 Easy Ways to Play Beta and Volatility with ETFs (SPHB, LVOL, HBTA, SPLV, WYN, KMB, SHW, ANR, GNW)

Eric Dutram: Volatility in the equity market in recent years resulted in investors becoming overly vigilant while constructing their portfolios. In an effort to provide security to investors against prevailing market precariousness, ETF issuers have expanded
NYSE:SPHB June 27, 2012 3:29pm

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