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Kimberly-Clark is a multinational personal care corporation engaged in manufacturing and marketing personal care, consumer tissue, and professional products. The Personal Care segment offers disposable diapers, training and youth pants, swim pants, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products, and other related products. The Consumer Tissue segment provides facial and bathroom tissues, paper towels, napkins, etc. The K-C Professional (KCP) segment offers wipers, tissues, towels, apparel, soaps, and sanitizers. Kimberly-Clark markets its products under a number of brands.

TypePublic
Founded1872
HQIrving, US
Websitekimberly-clark.com
Employee Ratings3.9

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)40,000(-2%)
Job Openings267
Revenue (FY, 2019)$18.5 B
Share Price (May 2020)$141.4

Key People/Management at Kimberly-Clark

J. Scott Boston

J. Scott Boston

Chief Human Resources Officer
Michael D. Hsu

Michael D. Hsu

Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey Melucci

Jeffrey Melucci

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Alison Lewis

Alison Lewis

Chief Growth Officer
Tristram Wilkinson

Tristram Wilkinson

President, EMEA Consumer Business
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Kimberly-Clark Office Locations

Kimberly-Clark has offices in Irving, Dallas, Neenah, Milsons Point and in 4 other locations
Irving, US (HQ)
351 Phelps Dr
Dallas, US
Dallas, TX 75261, USA
Neenah, US
Neenah, WI 54957, USA
Milsons Point, AU
52 Alfred St S
Huangpu Qu, CN
299号 Danshui Rd
Seoul, KR
504 Teheran Road, Gangnam-gu
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Kimberly-Clark Financials and Metrics

Kimberly-Clark Revenue

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Kimberly-Clark's revenue was reported to be $18.45 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

5.0b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

1.8b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

35.8%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

675.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

904.0m

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

48.2b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

141.4

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

979.0m

EV

55.6b
Kimberly-Clark's current market capitalization is $48.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

19.7b20.8b21.1b21.2b19.7b18.6b18.2b18.3b18.5b18.5b

Revenue growth, %

(7%)(6%)(2%)0%1%

Cost of goods sold

13.2b14.7b14.3b13.9b13.0b12.0b11.6b11.7b12.9b12.4b

Gross profit

6.6b6.2b6.7b7.2b6.7b6.6b6.7b6.6b5.6b6.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2010Q2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

4.8b4.9b5.0b5.0b5.3b5.4b5.2b5.3b5.2b5.3b5.3b5.3b5.3b5.3b5.4b4.7b4.6b4.7b4.5b4.6b4.6b4.5b4.6b4.6b4.7b4.6b4.6b4.6b4.6b4.6b5.0b

Cost of goods sold

3.2b3.2b3.4b3.6b3.7b3.8b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.0b3.0b3.0b2.8b2.9b2.9b2.8b2.9b3.0b3.4b3.1b3.2b3.2b3.1b3.1b3.2b

Gross profit

1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.7b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.9b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.6b1.7b1.3b1.5b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.6b1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

34%34%32%29%30%30%33%33%34%34%34%34%35%34%35%35%36%36%37%36%36%37%36%36%28%32%31%31%32%34%36%
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

876.0m764.0m1.1b1.1b789.0m619.0m923.0m616.0m539.0m442.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.5b2.6b2.6b2.5b2.2b2.3b2.2b2.3b2.2b2.3b

Prepaid Expenses

202.0m561.0m493.0m525.0m562.0m

Inventories

2.4b2.4b2.3b2.2b1.9b1.9b1.7b1.8b1.8b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2010Q2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash

669.0m585.0m533.0m585.0m908.0m1.2b785.0m994.0m1.2b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.4b1.4b587.0m603.0m643.0m635.0m656.0m884.0m835.0m1.1b655.0m626.0m484.0m494.0m491.0m534.0m416.0m979.0m

Accounts Receivable

2.6b2.4b2.4b2.7b2.5b2.4b2.7b2.7b2.7b2.7b2.5b2.5b2.6b2.6b2.5b2.2b2.3b2.3b2.3b2.2b2.2b2.2b2.2b2.4b2.5b2.3b2.3b2.4b2.4b2.3b2.5b

Prepaid Expenses

389.0m413.0m526.0m400.0m536.0m452.0m506.0m549.0m570.0m524.0m754.0m536.0m530.0m534.0m563.0m

Inventories

2.1b2.2b2.4b2.4b2.5b2.4b2.4b2.4b2.4b2.4b2.3b2.2b2.3b2.4b2.3b1.9b1.9b1.9b1.9b1.8b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.9b1.9b1.8b1.5b
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

61.5 x

EV/CFO

79 x

Financial Leverage

340.8 x
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Kimberly-Clark Operating Metrics

FY, 2016

Facilities

91
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Kimberly-Clark Revenue Breakdown

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Kimberly-Clark revenue breakdown by business segment: 49.7% from Personal Care, 32.5% from Consumer Tissue, 17.6% from K-C Professional and 0.2% from Other

Kimberly-Clark revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 49.5% from Outside North America and 50.5% from North America

Kimberly-Clark Online and Social Media Presence

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Kimberly-Clark Blogs

Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates $500,000 to Support Infectious Disease Training for Cleaning Professionals on Front Lines of COVID-19

ROSWELL, Ga., April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To address the needs of cleaning professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic, Kimberly-Clark Professional has announced a new scholarship program to help smaller cleaning organizations provide critical training on infectious disease prevention and control

Kimberly-Clark Announces First Quarter 2020 Results

DALLAS , April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported first quarter 2020 results. Executive Summary First quarter 2020 net sales of $5.0 billion increased 8 percent compared to the year-ago period, including organic sales growth of 11 percent.

Kimberly-Clark to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting of Stockholders

DALLAS , April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) announced that it will host its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders virtually due to the public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) and to protect the health and well-being of our employees,

Kimberly-Clark to Webcast First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

DALLAS , April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast a discussion of its first quarter 2020 results at 9 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, April 22 . Kimberly-Clark's Chairman and CEO Mike Hsu and Senior Vice President and CFO Maria Henry will participate in the live

Hand to Hold Launches Virtual Support Services for NICU Families

Kimberly-Clark's Huggies® brand serving as national sponsor as part of #HelpingHugs campaign to highlight supporting families during COVID-19 challenges AUSTIN, Texas , April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A high-risk pregnancy, a complicated birth or a NICU stay can be traumatic and isolating

Scott® Brand Teams Up with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to Provide Childcare for Families of Essential Workers

Brand commits $500,000 as part of an effort to recognize essential personnel through the #ThankAHero campaign NEENAH, Wis. , April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott® Brand announced today a commitment of $500,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of America to help support the families of everyday heroes, the
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Kimberly-Clark Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kimberly-Clark founded?

    Kimberly-Clark was founded in 1872.

  • Who are Kimberly-Clark key executives?

    Kimberly-Clark's key executives are J. Scott Boston, Michael D. Hsu and Jeffrey Melucci.

  • How many employees does Kimberly-Clark have?

    Kimberly-Clark has 40,000 employees.

  • What is Kimberly-Clark revenue?

    Latest Kimberly-Clark annual revenue is $18.5 b.

  • What is Kimberly-Clark revenue per employee?

    Latest Kimberly-Clark revenue per employee is $461.3 k.

  • Who are Kimberly-Clark competitors?

    Competitors of Kimberly-Clark include Colgate Palmolive, Unilever and Clorox.

  • Where is Kimberly-Clark headquarters?

    Kimberly-Clark headquarters is located at 351 Phelps Dr, Irving.

  • Where are Kimberly-Clark offices?

    Kimberly-Clark has offices in Irving, Dallas, Neenah, Milsons Point and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kimberly-Clark have?

    Kimberly-Clark has 8 offices.