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Walmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

$122.37
-1.75 (-1.41%)
(As of 06/28/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$122.29
$125.57
50-Day Range
$118.29
$159.87
52-Week Range
$117.27
$160.77
Volume
4.97 million shs
Average Volume
8.91 million shs
Market Capitalization
$335.43 billion
P/E Ratio
26.32
Dividend Yield
1.80%
Price Target
$157.56
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WMT Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

3.27 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

15th out of 283 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Walmart (NYSE:WMT)

Walmart Inc. engages in the operation of retail, wholesale, and other units worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. It operates supercenters, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, and discount stores; membership-only warehouse clubs; ecommerce websites, such as walmart.com, walmart.com.mx, walmart.ca, flipkart.com, and samsclub.com; and mobile commerce applications. The company offers grocery and consumables, which includes dairy, meat, bakery, deli, produce, dry, chilled or frozen packaged foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral, snack foods, candy, other grocery items, health and beauty aids, paper goods, laundry and home care, baby care, pet supplies, and other consumable items; and health and wellness products covering pharmacy, over-the-counter drugs and other medical products, and optical and hearing services. It also provides gasoline stations and tobacco; home improvement, outdoor living, gardening, furniture, apparel, jewelry, tools and power equipment, housewares, toys, seasonal items, mattresses, and tire and battery centers; and consumer electronics and accessories, software, video games, office supplies, appliances, and third-party gift cards. In addition, the company offers fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, money transfers, and check cashing and bill payment, as well as various types of installment lending. It operates approximately 10,500 stores and various e-commerce websites under 46 banners in 24 countries. The company was formerly known as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and changed its name to Walmart Inc. in February 2018. The company was founded in 1945 and is based in Bentonville, Arkansas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Variety stores
Sub-Industry
Hypermarkets & Super Centers
CUSIP
93114210
Employees
2,300,000
Year Founded
1962

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/4 Dividend
3/17/2022
Dividend Payable
4/04/2022
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
5/05/2022
Last Earnings
5/17/2022
Dividend Payable
5/31/2022
Today
6/29/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/16/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$156.74
High Stock Price Forecast
$181.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$134.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+28.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.60869565217391
Research Coverage
23 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$13.67 billion
Pretax Margin
3.08%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$572.75 billion
Cash Flow
$10.27 per share
Book Value
$33.13 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,741,150,000
Free Float
1,413,337,000
Market Cap
$335.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.50

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Walmart Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Walmart stock right now?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walmart in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Walmart stock.
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What is Walmart's stock price forecast for 2022?

23 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Walmart's stock. Their WMT stock forecasts range from $134.00 to $181.00. On average, they expect Walmart's stock price to reach $156.74 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.1% from the stock's current price.
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How has Walmart's stock performed in 2022?

Walmart's stock was trading at $144.69 at the start of the year. Since then, WMT stock has decreased by 15.4% and is now trading at $122.37.
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When is Walmart's next earnings date?

Walmart is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 16th 2022.
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How were Walmart's earnings last quarter?

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 17th. The retailer reported $1.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.48 by $0.18. The retailer had revenue of $141.60 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $138.05 billion. Walmart had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.05% and a net margin of 2.26%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.69 EPS.
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How often does Walmart pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Walmart?

Walmart announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.56 per share on Tuesday, January 3rd. This represents a $2.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 8th.
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Is Walmart a good dividend stock?

Walmart(NYSE:WMT) pays an annual dividend of $2.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.80%. Walmart has been increasing its dividend for 49 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Walmart is 48.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Walmart will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.28% next year. This indicates that Walmart will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Walmart's stock buyback program work?

Walmart announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Thursday, February 18th 2021, which allows the company to repurchase $20,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Walmart issued on next quarter's earnings?

Walmart issued an update on its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.40-$6.40 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $6.76. The company issued revenue guidance of $585.79 billion-$585.79 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $591.18 billion.

Who are Walmart's key executives?

Walmart's management team includes the following people:

What is Doug McMillon's approval rating as Walmart's CEO?

8,426 employees have rated Walmart CEO Doug McMillon on Glassdoor.com. Doug McMillon has an approval rating of 69% among Walmart's employees. 57.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Walmart to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Walmart own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Walmart investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Walmart's stock symbol?

Walmart trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WMT."

Who are Walmart's major shareholders?

Walmart's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.57%), BlackRock Inc. (3.35%), State Street Corp (2.20%), Northern Trust Corp (0.59%), GQG Partners LLC (0.56%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.40%). Company insiders that own Walmart stock include Alice L Walton, Alice L Walton, Bernhard E Spiess, Bradley D Owens, C Douglas Mcmillon, Daniel J Bartlett, David Chojnowski, Jim C Walton, Jim C Walton, John R Furner, John R Furner, Judith J Mckenna, Judith J Mckenna, Kathryn J Mclay, M Brett Biggs, Marc E Lore, Rachel L Brand, Randall L Stephenson and S Robson Walton.
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Which major investors are selling Walmart stock?

WMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, HS Management Partners LLC, Capital Wealth Planning LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd., Royal Bank of Canada, and Capitolis Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Walmart company stock in the last two years include Alice L Walton, Bernhard E Spiess, Bradley D Owens, C Douglas Mcmillon, Daniel J Bartlett, David Chojnowski, Jim C Walton, John R Furner, Judith J Mckenna, M Brett Biggs, Marc E Lore, Rachel L Brand, and S Robson Walton.
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Which major investors are buying Walmart stock?

WMT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GQG Partners LLC, Aaron Wealth Advisors LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Bridgewater Associates LP, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, and Dorsal Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Walmart?

Shares of WMT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Walmart's stock price today?

One share of WMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $122.37.

How much money does Walmart make?

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has a market capitalization of $335.43 billion and generates $572.75 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $13.67 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.65 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Walmart have?

Walmart employs 2,300,000 workers across the globe.

Does Walmart have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Walmart: ASDA Group, ASDA Group Limited, Art.com, Asda, Aspectiva, Bare Necessities, BigTrade, Bompreço, Bonobos, CareZone, Cifra, Cornershop, Distribucion y Servicio, Eloquii, Flipkart, Flipkart Private Limited, FloCare, Jet.com, Massmart, Massmart Holdings Ltd, ModCloth, Moosejaw, Moosejaw Mountaineering, Parcel, Polymorph Labs, Reclip.It, Sam's East, Sam's East Inc., Sam's Property Company, Sam's Real Estate Business Trust, Sam's West, Sam's West Inc., Seiyu Group, Shoes.com, Vudu, Wal-Mart Canada, Wal-Mart Canada Corp., Wal-Mart Japan, Wal-Mart Japan Holdings K.K., Wal-Mart Property Company, Wal-Mart Real Estate Business Trust, Wal-Mart Stores East, Wal-Mart Stores East LP, Wal-Mart Stores Texas, Wal-Mart Stores Texas LLC, Wal-Mart de Mexico, Wal-Mart de Mexico S.A.B. de C.V., Walmart Chile, Walmart Chile S.A., Wim Yogurt, and Yihaodian.
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When was Walmart founded?

Walmart was founded in 1962.

How can I contact Walmart?

Walmart's mailing address is 702 SOUTHWEST 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE AR, 72716. The official website for Walmart is www.stock.walmart.com. The retailer can be reached via phone at (479) 273-4000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 479-277-1830.

This page (NYSE:WMT) was last updated on 6/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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