Rising input costs more than offset Kimberly-Clark's (KMB -3.4%) success at moving Kleenex and...

|About: Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)|By:, SA News Editor
Rising input costs more than offset Kimberly-Clark's (KMB -3.4%) success at moving Kleenex and Huggies in Q1, and its stock slide leads the S&P 500. “[T]he rapid run-up in commodity costs has influenced our near-term profitability, so... a number of our businesses will be raising selling prices, including most of our North American consumer products businesses,” CEO Thomas Falk says.