More on Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Q1 earnings: FY2013 EPS guidance upped to $5.60-$5.75 vs....

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More on Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Q1 earnings: FY2013 EPS guidance upped to $5.60-$5.75 vs. $5.50-$5.65 previously. Organic sales up 3% Y/Y, but revenue gain of just 1%, mostly thanks to currency moves. Operating profit gained 16% thanks to a 200 bp boost to margins. Completed $800M in share repurchases. Shares +3.6% premarket. (PR)