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Is Kimberly-Clark a Buy Right Now?

·3-min read

Kimberly-Clark (NYSE: KMB) stock has been outperforming the market in 2022, and its recent announcement helps explain that outperformance. While the consumer staples giant faced higher costs and slowing economic growth, it still enjoyed strong demand in Q2 for essentials like tissue paper, diapers, and office cleaning supplies. Here's why Kimberly-Clark's business is looking solid heading into the second half of 2022.