NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $74.88, above its previous 52-week high of $74.84 with one million shares traded as of 1:35 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.3 million shares over the past 30 days. Kimberly-Clark has a market cap of $29.12 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 1.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Kimberly-Clark Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in manufacturing and marketing health care products worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, K-C Professional and Other, and Health Care. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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