Wal Mart Stores IncWMT:NYQ

0.19 / 0.28 %
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Consensus recommendation

As of Oct 02, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 32 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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Research Reports

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 22 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. have a median target of 72.50, with a high estimate of 85.00 and a low estimate of 61.00. The median estimate represents a 8.71% increase from the last price of 66.69. View Full Financials

High+27.5 %85.00
Med+8.7 %72.50
Low-8.5 %61.00


In 2015, Wal Mart Stores Inc reported a dividend of 1.92 USD, which represents a 2.13% increase over last year. The 13 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.96 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.19%. View Full Financials

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

On Aug 18, 2015, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported 2nd quarter 2016 earnings of 1.08 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 26 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 2nd quarter results by 10.74 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Nov 17, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.97 %

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported annual 2015 earnings of 5.07 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+5.78 %
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had 2nd quarter 2016 revenues of 120.23bn. This bettered the 119.72bn consensus of the 22 analysts covering the company. This was 0.09% above the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.40 %

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had revenues for the full year 2015 of 485.65bn. This was 1.96% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+3.78 %
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