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Walmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

$122.63
+1.05 (+0.86%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$121.16
$122.92
50-Day Range
$118.29
$156.94
52-Week Range
$117.27
$160.77
Volume
5.72 million shs
Average Volume
8.84 million shs
Market Capitalization
$336.15 billion
P/E Ratio
26.37
Dividend Yield
1.84%
Price Target
$156.74

Walmart Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.61 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
27.8% Upside
$156.74 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.92% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.69
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.01mentions of Walmart in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$3.90 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.44%
From $6.40 to $6.94 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.66 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

12th out of 283 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

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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
7/02/2022
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
+27.8%
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
$10.29 per share
Book Value
$33.13 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,741,150,000
Free Float
1,413,337,000
Market Cap
$336.15 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 equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walmart in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Walmart stock.
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What is Walmart's stock price forecast for 2022?

23 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Walmart's shares. Their WMT stock forecasts range from $134.00 to $181.00. On average, they anticipate Walmart's stock price to reach $156.74 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.8% from the stock's current price.
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How has Walmart's stock price performed in 2022?

Walmart's stock was trading at $144.69 at the start of the year. Since then, WMT shares have decreased by 15.2% and is now trading at $122.63.
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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) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 17th. The retailer reported $1.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.48 by $0.18. The retailer earned $141.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $138.05 billion. Walmart had a net margin of 2.26% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.05%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.69 earnings per share.
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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 dividend on an annualized basis 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 1.84%. 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 declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Thursday, February 18th 2021, which authorizes the company to repurchase $20,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Walmart updated 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 earnings per share 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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Chemung Canal Trust Co. (0.00%), Silverleafe Capital Partners LLC (0.00%), First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.00%), Park National Corp OH (0.00%) and Insight Wealth Strategies LLC (0.00%). 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 Park National Corp OH, and First Financial Bank Trust Division. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chemung Canal Trust Co., Silverleafe Capital Partners LLC, and Insight Wealth Strategies 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 $122.63.

How much money does Walmart make?

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has a market capitalization of $336.15 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 7/2/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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