Kimberly-Clark shares rose 0.8% to close at $63.79 on Thursday. Kimberly-Clark said net selling prices in the U.S. and Canada for its Huggies baby wipes and diapers, Pull-Ups training pants and GoodNites youth pants will increase between 3% and 7%, on average. The price hikes will go into effect between June 19 and Aug. 17 of this year. Additionally, Kimberly-Clark will raise net selling prices in the U.S. for Cottonelle and Scott 1000 bathroom tissue products by around 7%, effective June 19. Price increases will vary by brand and pack size, the company said. Kimberly-Clark said net sales in North America for the consumer products facing price increases came to over $4 billion in 2010. A number of
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