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Kimberly-Clark has the Best Relative Performance in the Household Products Industry (KMB, CHD, CLX, CL, PG)

By James Quinn

We looked at the Household Products industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) ranks first with a gain of 1.06%; Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) ranks second with a gain of 1.02%; and Clorox (NYSE:CLX) ranks third with a gain of 0.63%.

Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) follows with a gain of 0.40% and Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.24%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Procter & Gamble on June 9th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $82.85. Since that recommendation, shares of Procter & Gamble have risen 6.7%. We continue to monitor Procter & Gamble for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance kimberly-clark church & dwight Clorox Colgate-Palmolive Procter & Gamble