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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) sank 0.03% to $143.09 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.28% to 4,726.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.11% to 36,290.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $2.70 below its 52-week high ($145.79), which the company achieved on January 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.85% to $169.79, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) rose 0.22% to $159.01, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) rose 1.46% to $345.55. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 249,311 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 12, 2022.
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January 12, 2022 17:04 ET (22:04 GMT)
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