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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) inched 0.43% higher to $143.74 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.41% to 4,677.03 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.01% to 36,231.66. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $1.58 short of its 52-week high ($145.32), which the company achieved on January 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 1.35% to $173.95, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) fell 0.06% to $162.74, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 0.13% to $354.93. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 203,340 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 7, 2022.
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January 07, 2022 17:05 ET (22:05 GMT)
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