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Shares of Kimberly-Clark Corp. (KMB) rose 1.28% to $142.68 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.97% to 4,532.76 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.96% to 35,028.65. Kimberly-Clark Corp. closed $3.11 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 0.31% to $166.58, Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) rose 3.36% to $162.00, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 0.46% to $309.52. Trading volume (1.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 19, 2022.
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January 19, 2022 17:05 ET (22:05 GMT)
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