Kimberly-Clark's (KMB +2%) Q1 earnings and revenue beats push shares near 52-week highs. U.S....

|About: Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)|By:, SA News Editor

Kimberly-Clark's (KMB +2%) Q1 earnings and revenue beats push shares near 52-week highs. U.S. sales of Huggies diapers have been dropping, but CEO Tom Falk looks on the bright side, pointing to "reasons to believe the birth rate will turn from slightly negative to slightly positive later this year." KMB's strength also boosts PG +1.4%, CL +1.4%, which report earnings next week.