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Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Stake Decreased by Citizens Financial Group Inc. RI

Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Stake Decreased by Citizens Financial Group Inc. RI

The hedge fund run by Brad Gerstner held 50,000 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.81 million, down from 952,489 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Winch Advisory Services LLC now owns 1,404 shares of the company's stock valued at $181,000 after purchasing an additional 8 shares in the last quarter. Strategy Asset Managers LLC now owns 3,128 shares of the company's stock worth $404,000 after purchasing an additional 1,390 shares in the last quarter. HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has risen 7.08% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.87% the S&P500.

Willingdon Wealth Management decreased its stake in Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) by 41.44% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Violich Capital Management Inc acquired 5,920 shares as Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)'s stock declined 3.59%. The institutional investor held 23,834 shares of the containers and packaging company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.81M, up from 17,914 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oakwood Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Kimberly Clark for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.74 billion market cap company. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management now owns 1,145 shares of the company's stock worth $157,000 after buying an additional 10 shares in the last quarter. About 2,829 shares traded. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has risen 0.32% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.77% the S&P500.

Investors of record on Friday, December 8th were given a dividend of $0.97 per share. Its down 0.07, from 1.56 in 2017Q2.

Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. 84 funds opened positions while 363 raised stakes. The company reported $1.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.54 by $0.06. Exane Derivatives holds 0.09% or 4,275 shares in its portfolio.

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Wallington Asset Management Llc, which manages about $499.10 million and $376.94M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Spdr S&P 500 Etf (SPY) by 2,995 shares to 11,025 shares, valued at $2.77M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Valley National Advisers has invested 0% in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). Crawford Invest Counsel owns 20,955 shares. Bbva Compass Comml Bank Inc has invested 0.27% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB). "Buys Shares of 4,187 Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)" was originally published by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. Nordea Investment Management AB increased its stake in Kimberly Clark by 9.3% in the third quarter. Wealthfront reported 0.02% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Delta Asset Management LLC TN boosted its position in Kimberly-Clark Corporation by 0.4% in the third quarter. (NYSE:HCA). Cognios Cap Ltd owns 0.76% invested in HCA Healthcare, Inc. Ltd. lifted its position in Kimberly Clark by 1.4% in the third quarter. Tower Research (Trc) has invested 0% in Transcat, Inc. Quantres Asset Management owns 2,700 shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. RBC Capital Markets maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) rating on Monday, November 13. They expect $1.55 EPS, up 6.90% or $0.10 from last year's $1.45 per share. KMB's profit will be $545.22M for 18.22 P/E if the $1.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.24 actual earnings per share reported by Alaska Air Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -58.04% negative EPS growth. Haverford Trust Co. grew its position in shares of Kimberly Clark by 2.1% during the 3rd quarter. Zacks Investment Research raised Kimberly Clark from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $134.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Wednesday. Therefore 11% are positive. The business's revenue was up 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts anticipate that Kimberly Clark Corp will post 6.2 EPS for the current fiscal year. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with "Market Perform" on Tuesday, October 24. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, September 15 by Macquarie Research. The stock of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 25 by Deutsche Bank. RBC Capital Markets maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) rating on Friday, March 24. Societe Generale upgraded Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) on Friday, October 23 to "Buy" rating. The company has market cap of $98.95 million. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, July 12 by UBS. Bank of America dropped their target price on Kimberly Clark from $123.00 to $120.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, October 24th.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.17 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 0.87 in 2017Q2. The insider UTECHT ANDREA E sold 14,174 shares worth $1.19 million. 72 funds opened positions while 246 raised stakes. 201.79 million shares or 1.34% more from 199.13 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Eqis Mgmt reported 31,920 shares or 0.13% of all its holdings. Bp Public Limited accumulated 44,000 shares or 0.18% of the stock. 3,492 were reported by Archford Cap Strategies Ltd Liability Company. Westpac Banking stated it has 0.09% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Moreover, Optimum Invest Advisors has 0.13% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Tudor Investment Et Al invested 0.24% of its portfolio in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC). Jensen Inv Mgmt Incorporated owns 4,510 shares. Lsv Asset Mngmt stated it has 5.04M shares or 0.66% of all its holdings. Summit Fincl Wealth Advisors Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 0.9% or 21,114 shares. Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Limited Liability Partnership Ma accumulated 0.06% or 22,447 shares. Cobblestone Advsrs Limited Company stated it has 5,128 shares. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund invested in 0.04% or 30,881 shares.

Since September 27, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $5.11 million activity. $35,640 worth of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) was sold by Hurlbut Thomas E. Squires James A sold $2.93 million worth of stock or 24,407 shares. It also reduced its holding in Verizon Comm (NYSE:VZ) by 246,251 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 53,043 shares, and cut its stake in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD).