Wal-Mart Stores IncWMT:NYQ

84.98
0.03 / 0.04%
3.94m
5.33%
0.4626
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Consensus recommendation

As of Nov 22, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 41 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.

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Buy8
Outperform8
Hold20
Underperform3
Sell1
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Research Reports

Directors Deals Ltd.
S&P Capital IQ – STARS Reports
Ford Investor Services, Inc.
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

Share price forecast

The 23 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. have a median target of 84.00, with a high estimate of 92.00 and a low estimate of 66.00. The median estimate represents a -1.15% decrease from the last price of 84.98. View Full Financials

High+8.3 %92.00
Med-1.2 %84.00
Low-22.3 %66.00

Dividends

In 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported a dividend of 1.88 USD, which represents a 18.24% increase over last year. The 11 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.92 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 1.91%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+18.24%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Nov 13, 2014, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported 3rd quarter 2015 earnings of 1.15 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 27 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 3rd quarter results by 0.88%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Feb 19, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+3.54%

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported annual 2014 earnings of 5.11 per share on Feb 20, 2014.
The next earnings announcement from Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is expected the week of Feb 19, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+8.78%
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Revenue

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had 3rd quarter 2015 revenues of 119.00bn. This bettered the 118.32bn consensus of the 20 analysts covering the company. This was 0.94% below the prior year's 3rd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+1.08%

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 476.29bn. This was 1.52% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+4.15%
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