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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) inched 0.15% higher to $138.30 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.63% to 4,709.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.08% to 35,927.43. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $5.07 below its 52-week high ($143.37), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.50% to $171.14, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) rose 0.39% to $158.86, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) rose 2.34% to $365.12. Trading volume (2.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 15, 2021.
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December 15, 2021 17:04 ET (22:04 GMT)
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