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NYSE:WMT

Walmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

$143.17
+0.40 (+0.28 %)
(As of 09/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$142.49
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50-Day Range
$141.17
$151.45
52-Week Range
$126.28
$153.66
Volume4.45 million shs
Average Volume8.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$399.23 billion
P/E Ratio40.33
Dividend Yield1.54%
Beta0.47
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About Walmart

Walmart, Inc. engages in retail and wholesale business. The Company offers an assortment of merchandise and services at everyday low prices. It operates through the following business segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. The Walmart U.S. segment operates as a merchandiser of consumer products, operating under the Walmart, Wal-Mart, and Walmart Neighborhood Market brands, as well as walmart.com and other eCommerce brands. The Walmart International segment manages supercenters, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, and cash and carry outside of the United States. The Sam's Club segment comprises membership-only warehouse clubs and samsclubs.com. The company was founded by Samuel Moore Walton and James Lawrence Walton in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, AR.

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2.96 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

15th out of 263 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Walmart a buy right now?

24 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walmart in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Walmart stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Walmart?

Wall Street analysts have given Walmart a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Walmart wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Walmart's next earnings date?

Walmart is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 16th 2021.
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How were Walmart's earnings last quarter?

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) released its earnings results on Monday, August, 16th. The retailer reported $1.78 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.57 by $0.21. The retailer earned $141 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $136.07 billion. Walmart had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.22% and a net margin of 1.78%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.56 earnings per share.
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How has Walmart's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Walmart's stock was trading at $114.43 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WMT shares have increased by 25.1% and is now trading at $143.17.
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How often does Walmart pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Walmart?

Walmart declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, December 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Monday, January 3rd. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 9th.
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Is Walmart a good dividend stock?

Walmart pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%. Walmart has been increasing its dividend for 45 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Walmart is 40.15%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Walmart will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.13% 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 has initiated a share repurchase plan on Thursday, February 18th 2021, which authorizes the company to repurchase $20,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 5.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Walmart updated its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.300-$1.400 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.310. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for WMT?

24 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Walmart's stock. Their forecasts range from $131.00 to $185.00. On average, they anticipate Walmart's stock price to reach $168.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Walmart's key executives?

Walmart's management team includes the following people:
  • C. Douglas McMillon, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Dacona Smith, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Brett M. Biggs, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Jerry R. Geisler, Chief Information Security Officer & Senior VP
  • Clay Johnson, Enterprise Chief Information Officer & EVP

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), The Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), The 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.69%), BlackRock Inc. (3.21%), State Street Corp (2.24%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.81%), Northern Trust Corp (0.55%) and Morgan Stanley (0.50%). 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, 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 FMR LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, AQR Capital Management LLC, Pactiv General Employee Benefit Trust, and Clearbridge Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold Walmart company stock in the last year include Alice L Walton, Bernhard E Spiess, Bradley D Owens, C Douglas Mcmillon, Daniel J Bartlett, David Chojnowski, Jim C Walton, 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 BlackRock Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bridgewater Associates LP, Prospera Financial Services Inc, California Public Employees Retirement System, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and Millennium 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 $143.17.

How much money does Walmart make?

Walmart has a market capitalization of $399.23 billion and generates $559.15 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $13.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.48 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.

When was Walmart founded?

Walmart was founded in 1962.

What is Walmart's official website?

The official website for Walmart is www.stock.walmart.com.

Where are Walmart's headquarters?

Walmart is headquartered at 702 SOUTHWEST 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE AR, 72716.

How can I contact Walmart?

Walmart's mailing address is 702 SOUTHWEST 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE AR, 72716. The retailer can be reached via phone at (479) 273-4000 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 9/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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