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According to the Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey, the diffusion index for current activity was negative in December 2015, decreasing from 1.9 to -5.9. The index for current new orders remained negative and fell 6 points to -9.5. The current inventories index has increased 9 points to its first positive reading in four months.
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.