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$MMC's 1Q16 effective tax rate was 28.6% vs. 29.2% in 1Q15. The rates reflect non-U.S. income taxed at rates below the US statutory rate, including the effect of repatriation. The effective tax rate is sensitive to the geographic mix and repatriation of the company's earnings, which may result in higher or lower tax rates.
Visa ($V) set to release it earning after market close today. With new CEO resigning so close to the earnings, should we expect to see any surprises? Visa has been making strong moves with Visa Europe acquisition, partnership with PayPal and a 15% increase if quarterly dividends.
Kimberly Clark Corp ($KMB) has been in decline for most of the year, the stock has also not been getting any analyst love. Will today’s earnings break the trend? Revenue has been up and down in the last four quarters, let us see what this quarter brings.
$KMB down close to 4% after it misses on earnings and revenue. Forecasts are lower for the year.