DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2018 -- The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $1.00 per share.
The dividend is payable on January 3, 2019, to stockholders of record on December 7, 2018.
This represents the 46th consecutive year that Kimberly-Clark has increased its dividend and the 84th straight year that the company has paid a dividend to shareholders.
The company also announced that it will hold its next annual shareholder meeting on May 2, 2019.
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