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Kimberly-Clark Profitability Rank

: 8 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Kimberly-Clark has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Kimberly-Clark's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 12.27%. As of today, Kimberly-Clark's Piotroski F-Score is 6.


Competitive Comparison

For the Household & Personal Products subindustry, Kimberly-Clark's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Kimberly-Clark Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Kimberly-Clark's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Kimberly-Clark's Profitability Rank falls into.



Kimberly-Clark Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

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.

Kimberly-Clark has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Kimberly-Clark's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=621 / 5063
=12.27 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Kimberly-Clark has an F-score of 6 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

Kimberly-Clark Corp operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -4.6%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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Kimberly-Clark Business Description

Kimberly-Clark logo
Address
P.O. Box 619100, Dallas, TX, USA, 75261-9100
With around half of sales from personal care and another third from tissue products, Kimberly-Clark sits as a leading manufacturer of tissue and hygiene realm. Its brand mix includes Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, Depend, Kleenex, and Cottonelle. The firm also operates K-C Professional, which partners with businesses to provide safety and sanitary products for the workplace. Kimberly-Clark generates just over of half its sales in North America and more than 10% in Europe, with the rest primarily concentrated in Asia and Latin America.
Executives
Mathews Sylvia M director P.O. BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Urdaneta Nelson officer: Chief Financial Officer C/O MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL, INC. THREE PARKWAY NORTH DEERFIELD IL 60015
Abou-oaf Ehab officer: President KCP PO BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Cunningham Doug officer: President, EMEA PO BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Mahlan Deirdre director 1201 DOWDELL LANE SAINT HELENA CA 94574
Ramirez Jaime A director 1000 STANLEY DRIVE NEW BRITAIN CT 06053
Azzi Shane officer: Chief Supply Chain Officer PO BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Ramos Paula officer: Chief Strategy Officer PO BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Long Robert Edward officer: Chief R&D Officer THE COCA-COLA COMPANY ONE COCA-COLA PLAZA ATLANTA GA 30313
Uribe Gonzalo officer: President, Latin America P.O. BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261
Karrmann Sandra R officer: Chief Human Resources Officer P.O. BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261-9100
Culver John director 2401 UTAH AVE. S. SUITE 800 SEATTLE WA 98134
Ghory Gustavo Lopez officer: Chief Supply Chain Officer PO BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75281
Torres Russell officer: President, KCP C/O NEWELL BRANDS INC. 221 RIVER STREET HOBOKEN NJ 07030
Lewis Alison officer: Chief Growth Officer P.O. BOX 619100 DALLAS TX 75261

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