Kimberly-Clark’s Numbers Lowered at UBS (KMB)

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Health and hygiene company Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) saw its earnings estimates lowered on Monday by analysts at UBS.

The firm said it cut its estimates for KMB through 2011, due to recently-lowered guidance and higher input costs. Still, UBS reiterated its "Buy" rating and $74 price target on the stock.

Kimberly-Clark shares, which had closed at $63.64 on Friday, were mostly flat in premarket trading Monday.

The Bottom Line
We have been recommending shares of KMB since July 23, 2009, when the stock was trading at $54.46. The company has a 4.15% dividend yield, based on Friday's closing stock price of $54.46.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) is a "recommended", holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars.

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