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Kimberly-Clark (KMB) Raises Dividend 5%, But Sales Growth Stalls.

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Kimberly-Clark's (NYSE:KMB) dividend was increased by a solid 5%. Its overall yield is now 3.21%. The firm started paying a dividend in 1993.

Kimberly-Clark manufactures and markets personal care and consumer products throughout the world. Major products include diapers, baby wipes, feminine and incontinence care products under the Huggies, Pull-Ups, md GoodNites brands. The firm also has product lines in other consumer areas such as facial and bathroom tissue, paper towels, and napkins. These products are sold under the Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle, and Viva brand names. Kimberly-Clark falls within the consumer staples category. It was founded in 1872 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

Kimberly-Clark has maintained a solid three-year growth rate of dividends of 4 percent. Kimberly-Clark currently ranks Click here to finish reading this article by The Dividend Manager...

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