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Kimberly-Clark's Q1 Profit Climbs 34 PercentPersonal care company Kimberly-Clark said that its first-quarter profit rose 34 percent, as higher selling prices helped offset rising costs.
Rising Costs Push Kimberly-Clark To Lower Q4 ProfitKimberly-Clark -- the maker of Kleenex, Huggies and other household goods -- said that its fourth-quarter net income fell 19 percent as rising costs dampened its performance.
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High Costs Lead To Lower Income For Kleenex MakerKimberly-Clark, based in Irving, also cut its revenue outlook and the high end of its earnings outlook.
Kimberly-Clark Profit Falls As Costs ClimbThe maker of Kleenex and Huggies says its first-quarter net income fell 9.5 percent because it shelled out more for materials.