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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) slid 0.24% to $138.89 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.62% to 4,725.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.55% to 35,950.56. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $4.48 short of its 52-week high ($143.37), which the company achieved on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.19% to $168.25, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) rose 0.49% to $160.10, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) rose 1.19% to $365.99. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 608,466 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 23, 2021.
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December 23, 2021 17:04 ET (22:04 GMT)
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