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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.09
KMB's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
78% of the 1622 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. KMB: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
KMB' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.09 Max: 0.22
Current: 0.09
0.01
0.22
Equity-to-Asset 0.02
KMB's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
96% of the 1597 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. KMB: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
KMB' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.01  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.45
Current: 0.02
-0.01
0.45
Debt-to-Equity 29.52
KMB's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
100% of the 1204 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. KMB: 29.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
KMB' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74.24  Med: 0.65 Max: 140.46
Current: 29.52
-74.24
140.46
Debt-to-EBITDA 1.89
KMB's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
59% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. KMB: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
KMB' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 1.75 Max: 3.27
Current: 1.89
1.49
3.27
Interest Coverage 10.17
KMB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
60% of the 1420 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. KMB: 10.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KMB' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.47  Med: 9.38 Max: 11.41
Current: 10.17
5.47
11.41
Piotroski F-Score: 8
Altman Z-Score: 3.59
Beneish M-Score: -2.66
WACC vs ROIC
5.93%
32.18%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 18.25
KMB's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
87% of the 1615 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.66 vs. KMB: 18.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
KMB' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.68  Med: 13.58 Max: 18.22
Current: 18.25
8.68
18.22
Net Margin % 11.89
KMB's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
83% of the 1613 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. KMB: 11.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
KMB' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.45  Med: 9.16 Max: 11.9
Current: 11.89
5.45
11.9
ROE % 1560.52
KMB's ROE % is ranked higher than
100% of the 1580 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 8.59 vs. KMB: 1560.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
KMB' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.5  Med: 37.14 Max: 365.05
Current: 1560.52
28.5
365.05
ROA % 14.56
KMB's ROA % is ranked higher than
89% of the 1647 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. KMB: 14.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
KMB' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.67  Med: 9.34 Max: 14.71
Current: 14.56
6.67
14.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 46.09
KMB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
86% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.31 vs. KMB: 46.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
KMB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.34  Med: 29.54 Max: 46.22
Current: 46.09
22.34
46.22
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -0.10
KMB's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 1446 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. KMB: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
KMB' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.6  Med: 4.1 Max: 12.3
Current: -0.1
-5.6
12.3
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 4.50
KMB's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
55% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. KMB: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
KMB' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9  Med: 4 Max: 31.1
Current: 4.5
-9
31.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 6.10
KMB's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
51% of the 1186 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. KMB: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
KMB' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.8  Med: 2.9 Max: 222.4
Current: 6.1
-61.8
222.4
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Guru Trades

Q4 2016

KMB Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Chuck Royce 20,100 sh (+111.58%)
Joel Greenblatt 368,377 sh (+91.62%)
Ken Fisher 5,179 sh (+40.89%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,165,462 sh (+9.78%)
Mairs and Power 162,805 sh (+0.85%)
Dodge & Cox 4,023 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
John Buckingham 14,428 sh (-0.28%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 40,439 sh (-1.78%)
Murray Stahl 3,546 sh (-2.74%)
Mario Gabelli 6,145 sh (-4.65%)
Pioneer Investments 1,689,719 sh (-5.17%)
Ray Dalio 46,200 sh (-37.82%)
Jim Simons 523,200 sh (-45.04%)
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Q1 2017

KMB Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 2,701 sh (New)
Jim Simons 991,500 sh (+89.51%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 71,953 sh (+77.93%)
Chuck Royce 31,300 sh (+55.72%)
Mairs and Power 218,985 sh (+34.51%)
John Buckingham 14,665 sh (+1.64%)
Caxton Associates 50,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Murray Stahl 3,496 sh (-1.41%)
Dodge & Cox 3,943 sh (-1.99%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,120,006 sh (-2.10%)
Mario Gabelli 5,945 sh (-3.25%)
Pioneer Investments 1,181,679 sh (-30.07%)
Joel Greenblatt 190,104 sh (-48.39%)
Ken Fisher 2,634 sh (-49.14%)
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Q2 2017

KMB Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 12,144 sh (+349.61%)
Jim Simons 1,537,800 sh (+55.10%)
Ken Fisher 3,611 sh (+37.09%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 96,826 sh (+34.57%)
Joel Greenblatt 227,338 sh (+19.59%)
Chuck Royce 36,000 sh (+15.02%)
Mario Gabelli 5,945 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 3,943 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Mairs and Power 216,845 sh (-0.98%)
Murray Stahl 3,446 sh (-1.43%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,054,367 sh (-3.10%)
John Buckingham 13,938 sh (-4.96%)
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Q3 2017

KMB Guru Trades in Q3 2017

T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 1,360,000 sh (New)
Robert Olstein 30,000 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 134,770 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 5,400 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 55,500 sh (+54.17%)
Ken Fisher 4,753 sh (+31.63%)
Joel Greenblatt 294,366 sh (+29.48%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,330,115 sh (+13.42%)
John Buckingham 14,106 sh (+1.21%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 97,831 sh (+1.04%)
Dodge & Cox 3,943 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 3,446 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 215,316 sh (-0.71%)
Mario Gabelli 5,745 sh (-3.36%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,632 sh (-28.92%)
Jim Simons 1,033,100 sh (-32.82%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with KMB

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 2017-09-30 New Buy0.77%$116.51 - $128.66 $ 116.48-5%1,360,000
Joel Greenblatt 2017-09-30 Add 29.48%0.12%$116.51 - $128.66 $ 116.48-5%294,366
Robert Olstein 2017-09-30 New Buy0.46%$116.51 - $128.66 $ 116.48-5%30,000
Mario Gabelli 2017-09-30 Reduce -3.36%$116.51 - $128.66 $ 116.48-5%5,745
Ken Fisher 2017-09-30 Add 31.63%$116.51 - $128.66 $ 116.48-5%4,753
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 Add 19.59%0.07%$126.72 - $133.91 $ 116.48-11%227,338
Ken Fisher 2017-06-30 Add 37.09%$126.72 - $133.91 $ 116.48-11%3,611
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Reduce -48.39%0.26%$114.36 - $135 $ 116.48-8%190,104
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -3.25%$114.36 - $135 $ 116.48-8%5,945
Dodge & Cox 2017-03-31 Reduce -1.99%$114.36 - $135 $ 116.48-8%3,943
Ken Fisher 2017-03-31 Reduce -49.14%$114.36 - $135 $ 116.48-8%2,634
Joel Greenblatt 2016-12-31 Add 91.62%0.26%$112.15 - $124.76 $ 116.480%368,377
Mario Gabelli 2016-12-31 Reduce -4.65%$112.15 - $124.76 $ 116.480%6,145
Ken Fisher 2016-12-31 Add 40.89%$112.15 - $124.76 $ 116.480%5,179
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Household & Personal Products    NAICS: 322291    SIC: 2676
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Traded in other countries:KMB.Argentina, KMBB34.Brazil, KMY.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Kimberly-Clark Corp is a part of the household products industry. It manufactures and markets synthetic fiber products.

Kimberly-Clark is a leading manufacturer of personal care (roughly half of sales) and tissue products (roughly one third of sales). Its portfolio of brands includes Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, Depends, Kleenex, and Cottonelle, among others. The firm also operates K-C Professional, which partners with businesses to provide safety and sanitary products for the workplace. Kimberly-Clark generates slightly more than half of its sales in North America and more than 10% in Europe, with the rest primarily concentrated in Asia and Latin America.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 19.19
KMB's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1294 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.68 vs. KMB: 19.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KMB' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.58  Med: 17.93 Max: 74.38
Current: 19.19
10.58
74.38
Forward PE Ratio 17.67
KMB's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.55 vs. KMB: 17.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 19.19
KMB's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
51% of the 1291 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.76 vs. KMB: 19.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
KMB' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.53  Med: 17.95 Max: 72.6
Current: 19.19
10.53
72.6
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 21.04
KMB's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
52% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.00 vs. KMB: 21.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
KMB' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.46  Med: 17.59 Max: 516.93
Current: 21.04
7.46
516.93
PB Ratio 158.26
KMB's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the 1570 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. KMB: 158.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KMB' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.91  Med: 5.6 Max: 813.69
Current: 158.26
3.91
813.69
PS Ratio 2.28
KMB's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1560 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. KMB: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KMB' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.73 Max: 2.73
Current: 2.28
0.92
2.73
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 19.33
KMB's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
57% of the 647 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.47 vs. KMB: 19.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
KMB' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.93  Med: 18.63 Max: 39.67
Current: 19.33
8.93
39.67
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.17
KMB's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
54% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.32 vs. KMB: 14.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
KMB' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.35  Med: 11.79 Max: 20.84
Current: 14.17
6.35
20.84
EV-to-EBIT 14.45
KMB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.31 vs. KMB: 14.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KMB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.1  Med: 14.4 Max: 44.5
Current: 14.45
9.1
44.5
EV-to-EBITDA 11.90
KMB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
50% of the 1416 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. KMB: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KMB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 11.1 Max: 26.7
Current: 11.9
7.1
26.7
EV-to-Revenue 2.65
KMB's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
75% of the 1597 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. KMB: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
KMB' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 2 Max: 3.1
Current: 2.65
1.2
3.1
PEG Ratio 19.20
KMB's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. KMB: 19.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
KMB' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 3.86 Max: 360.6
Current: 19.2
1.19
360.6
Shiller PE Ratio 23.68
KMB's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 26.07 vs. KMB: 23.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
KMB' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.85  Med: 19.2 Max: 30.62
Current: 23.68
10.85
30.62
Current Ratio 0.97
KMB's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 1474 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. KMB: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KMB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.28
Current: 0.97
0.82
1.28
Quick Ratio 0.64
KMB's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 1474 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. KMB: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KMB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.82
Current: 0.64
0.47
0.82
Days Inventory 54.36
KMB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 1517 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 64.96 vs. KMB: 54.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KMB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 54.36  Med: 62.65 Max: 66.46
Current: 54.36
54.36
66.46
Days Sales Outstanding 47.28
KMB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
58% of the 1192 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 37.42 vs. KMB: 47.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KMB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.14  Med: 46.27 Max: 51.17
Current: 47.28
41.14
51.17
Days Payable 85.96
KMB's Days Payable is ranked higher than
76% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 43.95 vs. KMB: 85.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KMB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.29  Med: 63.94 Max: 85.96
Current: 85.96
38.29
85.96

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 3.28
KMB's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
79% of the 1689 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. KMB: 3.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
KMB' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.59  Med: 3.33 Max: 5.56
Current: 3.28
2.59
5.56
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.63
KMB's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 1001 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. KMB: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
KMB' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.63 Max: 1.27
Current: 0.63
0.52
1.27
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 4.30
KMB's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
50% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. KMB: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
KMB' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 7 Max: 23.9
Current: 4.3
2.3
23.9
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.34
KMB's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
74% of the 1609 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. KMB: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.33
KMB's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
77% of the 2184 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. KMB: 4.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
KMB' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.42  Med: 4.39 Max: 7.34
Current: 4.33
3.42
7.34
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.20
KMB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 808 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. KMB: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KMB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.2  Med: 1.5 Max: 4.5
Current: 2.2
-20.2
4.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.25
KMB's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. KMB: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
KMB' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.18 Max: 5.16
Current: 2.25
0.72
5.16
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.32
KMB's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
66% of the 1397 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. KMB: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KMB' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.58
Current: 1.32
0.46
1.58
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 6.92
KMB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
61% of the 1643 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.53 vs. KMB: 6.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KMB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 6.9 Max: 11
Current: 6.92
2.2
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 7.55
KMB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
56% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.84 vs. KMB: 7.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
KMB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.8  Med: 7.5 Max: 18
Current: 7.55
-2.8
18

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $18,221.00
EPS (TTM) $ 6.07
Beta0.69
Short Percentage of Float3.90%
52-Week Range $109.67 - 136.21
Shares Outstanding (Mil)351.76

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 18,294 18,670 19,082
EPS ($) 6.24 6.59 6.97
EPS without NRI ($) 6.24 6.59 6.97
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
5.50%
Dividends per Share ($) 3.88 4.05 4.27

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 88
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyN
Higher Current Ratio yoyY
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyY
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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