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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) sank 0.10% to $135.61 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.72% to 4,667.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.00% to 35,754.69. The stock's fall snapped a six-day winning streak. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $7.76 short of its 52-week high ($143.37), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.95% to $165.90, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) rose 0.58% to $153.32, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 0.09% to $355.84. Trading volume (935,021) remained 651,647 below its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 9, 2021.
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December 09, 2021 17:04 ET (22:04 GMT)
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