Procter & Gamble – Kimberly-Clark Corp. stock rises Monday, still underperforms market
Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp.
inched 0.05% higher to $128.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 2.38% to 3,901.82 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.95% to 31,535.51. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $31.77 below its 52-week high ($160.16), which the company reached on August 12th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.54% to $159.32, Procter & Gamble Co.
rose 0.62% to $124.29, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A
rose 2.83% to $293.95. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.