Procter & Gamble – Kimberly-Clark Corp. stock underperforms Tuesday when compared to competitors
Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp.
dropped 0.52% to $132.94 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.85% to 4,127.83 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.78% to 34,060.66. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $27.22 below its 52-week high ($160.16), which the company achieved on August 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.04% to $170.45, Procter & Gamble Co.
fell 1.02% to $136.32, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A
fell 0.15% to $296.20. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 263,059 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.