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Walmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

$144.90
-1.64 (-1.12%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$144.42
$147.88
50-Day Range
$135.73
$151.28
52-Week Range
$126.28
$153.66
Volume
7.01 million shs
Average Volume
8.01 million shs
Market Capitalization
$404.05 billion
P/E Ratio
40.82
Dividend Yield
1.50%
Beta
0.5
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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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Variety stores
Sub-Industry
Hypermarkets & Super Centers
CUSIP
93114210
Employees
1,886,000
Year Founded
1962

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$559.15 billion
Cash Flow
$9.22 per share
Book Value
$30.94 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$13.51 billion
Pretax Margin
2.88%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,788,498,000
Free Float
1,437,750,000
Market Cap
$404.05 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend
8/12/2021
Dividend Payable
9/07/2021
Last Earnings
11/16/2021
Today
11/27/2021
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/17/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.96 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

23rd out of 273 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

1st out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Walmart a buy right now?

20 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walmart in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 16 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Walmart stock.
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How has Walmart's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Walmart's stock was trading at $114.43 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WMT shares have increased by 26.6% and is now trading at $144.90.
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When is Walmart's next earnings date?

Walmart is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 17th 2022.
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How were Walmart's earnings last quarter?

Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 16th. The retailer reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.06. The retailer earned $140.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $134.26 billion. Walmart had a net margin of 1.78% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.22%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.34 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 Monday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 10th will be given 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 1.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 1.50%. 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 61.97%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Walmart will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.08% 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 has approved a stock repurchase plan 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 purchase up to 5.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Walmart issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.400-$6.400 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.330. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for WMT?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Walmart's stock. Their forecasts range from $131.00 to $196.00. On average, they anticipate Walmart's share price to reach $170.39 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.6% 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), 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.31%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.86%), Morgan Stanley (0.52%), State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. (0.47%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.47%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.41%). 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 institutional investors are selling Walmart stock?

WMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., Prospera Financial Services Inc, Franklin Resources Inc., Altshuler Shaham Ltd, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 institutional investors are buying Walmart stock?

WMT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Natixis, Alliancebernstein L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, and Renaissance Technologies 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 $144.90.

How much money does Walmart make?

Walmart has a market capitalization of $404.05 billion and generates $559.15 billion in revenue each year. The retailer earns $13.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.55 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Walmart have?

Walmart employs 1,886,000 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 479-277-1830.


This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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