Procter & Gamble – Kimberly-Clark Corp. stock underperforms Wednesday when compared to competitors
Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp.
slumped 0.65% to $141.47 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.93% to 4,173.42 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.93% to 34,137.31. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $18.69 short of its 52-week high ($160.16), which the company reached on August 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.07% to $166.59, Procter & Gamble Co.
fell 0.65% to $136.85, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A
rose 0.14% to $309.87. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 48,617 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.