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As of Apr 29, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 29 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.
|Last year||3 months ago||2 months ago||4 weeks ago||Latest|
The 23 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. have a median target of 65.00, with a high estimate of 80.00 and a low estimate of 50.00. The median estimate represents a -2.80 % decrease from the last price of 66.87. View Full Financials
In 2016, Wal Mart Stores Inc reported a dividend of 1.96 USD, which represents a 2.08% increase over last year. The 13 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 2.00 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.14%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+2.08 %|
On Feb 18, 2016, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported 4th quarter 2016 earnings of 1.49 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 20 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 4th quarter results by 7.45 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 19, 2016. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+2.75 %|
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported annual 2016 earnings of 4.59 per share on Feb 18, 2016.
The next earnings announcement from Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is expected the week of Feb 21, 2017. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+0.84 %|
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had 4th quarter 2016 revenues of 129.67bn. This missed the 130.78bn consensus estimate of the 15 analysts following the company. This was 1.44 % below the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+0.02 %|
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had revenues for the full year 2016 of 482.13bn. This was 0.73 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+1.93 %|