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Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2016

Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.92 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 04, 2017. Shareholders who purchased KMB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that KMB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $113.63, the dividend yield is 3.24%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KMB was $113.63, representing a -18.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $138.87 and a 2.09% increase over the 52 week low of $111.30.

KMB is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Westrock Company ( WRK ) and Ball Corporation ( BLL ). KMB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.49. Zacks Investment Research reports KMB's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 4.22%, compared to an industry average of 14.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KMB Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to KMB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have KMB as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Edge MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF ( QUAL )
  • PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio ( PSL )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LRGF with an increase of 5.98% over the last 100 days. QUAL has the highest percent weighting of KMB at 4.62%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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