Wal Mart Stores IncWMT:NYQ

77.88
1.36 / 1.72 %
11.82m
0.28%
0.4695
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Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 10, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 34 polled investment analysts covering Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Aug 11, 2014. The previous consensus forecast advised that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. would outperform the market.

Previous recommendations
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Buy4
Outperform5
Hold19
Underperform4
Sell1
No opinion0

Research Reports

S&P Capital IQ – STARS Reports
Ford Investor Services, Inc.
MarketLine (a Datamonitor Company)
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

Share price forecast

The 22 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. have a median target of 86.00, with a high estimate of 100.00 and a low estimate of 66.00. The median estimate represents a 10.43% increase from the last price of 77.88. View Full Financials

High+28.4 %100.00
Med+10.4 %86.00
Low-15.3 %66.00

Dividends

In 2015, Wal Mart Stores Inc reported a dividend of 1.92 USD, which represents a 2.13% increase over last year. The 12 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.98 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 3.02%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+2.13 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 19, 2015, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported 4th quarter 2015 earnings of 1.58 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 26 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 4th quarter results by 1.25 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 19, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.80 %

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported annual 2015 earnings of 5.04 per share on Feb 19, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is expected the week of Feb 18, 2016. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+5.64 %
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Revenue

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had 4th quarter 2015 revenues of 131.5650bn. This missed the 132.3547bn consensus estimate of the 20 analysts following the company. This was 10.56% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.69 %

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had revenues for the full year 2015 of 485.6510bn. This was 1.96% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+3.78 %
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