Wal-Mart Stores IncWMT:NYQ

75.71
0.26 / 0.34%
5.51m
2.94%
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 25, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 35 polled investment analysts covering Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Sep 01, 2010. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to purchase equity in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc..

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Buy8
Outperform8
Hold16
Underperform2
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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 23 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. have a median target of 83.00, with a high estimate of 90.00 and a low estimate of 59.00. The median estimate represents a 9.25% increase from the last price of 75.97. View Full Financials

High+18.9 %90.00
Med+9.6 %83.00
Low-22.1 %59.00

Dividends

In 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc reported a dividend of 1.88 USD, which represents a 18.24% increase over last year. The 13 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.93 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.55%. View Full Financials

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

On May 15, 2014, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. reported 1st quarter 2015 earnings of 1.10 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 26 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 1st quarter results by 3.51%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Aug 14, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.49%

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 1st quarter 2015 revenues of 114.96bn. This missed the 116.27bn consensus estimate of the 19 analysts following the company. This was 11.37% below the prior year's 1st quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.52%

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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