Shares of Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.70 points or 0.55% at $128.82 with 815,121 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $128.01, the shares hit an intraday low of $128.01 and an intraday high of $129.46 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $46.58 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 359.64 million shares.
Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) announced that it will webcast its participation in the 2016 Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference from 9:30 a.m. to 10:10 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, September 7. Maria Henry, Senior Vice President and CFO, will make a presentation about the company’s strategies for growing its global consumer and professional businesses and will subsequently answer questions from conference attendees.
A link to the broadcast and related presentation slides will be provided through the Investors section of Kimberly-Clark’s Web site at www.kimberly-clark.com.
Shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.81 points or 1.01% at $80.66 with 930,739 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $80.26, the shares hit an intraday low of $80.04 and an intraday high of $80.69 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $14.20 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 174.23 million shares.
On Aug. 4, 2016 Ball Corporation (BLL) board of directors has elected Cynthia A. Niekamp, retired senior vice president from PPG Industries, Inc., and Daniel J. Heinrich, former executive vice president and chief financial officer from The Clorox Company, to serve as directors of the Corporation.
Niekamp, 57, served at PPG Industries for seven years, most recently as senior vice president of automotive coatings. Prior to that, she served as president and general manager of TorqTransfer Systems at BorgWarner Inc.; senior vice president and chief financial officer at MeadWestvaco Corporation (now WestRock Company); and in various leadership roles at TRW, Inc. and General Motors Corporation. Niekamp currently serves on the board of directors for Magna International Inc.
Heinrich, 60, worked at The Clorox Company for 11 years, serving as executive vice president and chief financial officer for 9 years. Previous roles include senior vice president and treasurer at Transamerica Finance Corporation; senior vice president, treasurer and controller at Granite Management Company; and senior vice president, chief accounting officer and controller at First Nationwide Bank. Heinrich currently serves on the board of directors for ARAMARK and Edgewell Personal Care Company.
“We are pleased to welcome Cindy and Dan to Ball’s board of directors,” said John A. Hayes, chairman, president and chief executive officer. “They share our values, and the breadth of their industry, operational and financial experience is the perfect complement to our current board makeup as we continue to position Ball for long-term success.”