Kimberly-Clark Dividend

What is Kimberly-Clark current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


3.39%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Kimberly-Clark Dividend Yield vs Market
How does KMB dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (KMB)3.4%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Household Products)2.4%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (KMB)3.6%

Notable Dividend: KMB's dividend (3.39%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.53%).

High Dividend: KMB's dividend (3.39%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.35%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Kimberly-Clark's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20244.9812
12/31/20234.7513
12/31/20224.635
12/8/20224.643.39
8/3/20224.643.7
4/29/20224.643.49
1/27/20224.643.61
1/26/20224.643.41
11/18/20214.563.28
8/2/20214.563.39
4/29/20214.563.43
3/5/20214.563.37
2/11/20214.563.49
1/25/20214.563.41
11/19/20204.283.17
8/3/20204.282.9
4/29/20204.283.04
4/22/20204.283.04
2/13/20204.283.18
1/23/20204.282.96
11/21/20194.122.99
8/1/20194.123.03
5/2/20194.123.09
4/22/20194.123.26
2/7/20194.123.44
1/23/20194.123.71
11/15/201843.52
8/1/201843.57
5/10/201843.83
1/23/201843.65
11/16/20173.883.29
8/1/20173.883.29
4/20/20173.883.03
2/8/20173.882.95
1/24/20173.883.19
11/15/20163.683.2
8/1/20163.683
5/4/20163.682.8
2/11/20163.682.78
11/12/20153.522.83
8/3/20153.523.13
4/30/20153.523.21
2/19/20153.523.25
11/13/20143.362.96
8/1/20143.363.09
5/1/20143.363.03
2/25/20143.363.05
11/15/20133.243.04
8/1/20133.243.29
5/2/20133.243.26
2/21/20133.243.31
11/15/20122.963.41
8/2/20122.963.51
5/3/20122.963.61
2/28/20122.963.98

Stable Dividend: KMB's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: KMB's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: At its current payout ratio (87.3%), KMB's payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (84.6%), KMB's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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