Kimberly-Clark (KMB +1.7%) moves up after saying it's acquired the anesthesia business of...

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

Kimberly-Clark (KMB +1.7%) moves up after saying it's acquired the anesthesia business of Life-Tech, a Texas-based medical device manufacturer. The acquisition consists of needles, catheters and accessories associated with peripheral nerve block procedures, and the assets will become part of KMB's Health Care business and added to K-C Health Care's ON-Q family of products.