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Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
IndexDJIA S&P500 P/E15.70 EPS (ttm)4.96 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand3.23B Perf Week-3.43%
Market Cap251.25B Forward P/E15.07 EPS next Y5.17 Insider Trans-3.36% Shs Float1.58B Perf Month-5.63%
Income16.08B PEG3.36 EPS next Q1.05 Inst Own30.70% Short Float1.33% Perf Quarter-10.34%
Sales485.65B P/S0.52 EPS this Y2.50% Inst Trans-0.04% Short Ratio3.11 Perf Half Y4.77%
Book/sh25.22 P/B3.09 EPS next Y5.73% ROA9.80% Target Price84.50 Perf Year3.34%
Cash/sh2.72 P/C28.58 EPS next 5Y4.68% ROE25.60% 52W Range71.46 - 90.43 Perf YTD-8.77%
Dividend1.96 P/FCF24.62 EPS past 5Y5.90% ROI14.50% 52W High-13.88% Beta0.46
Dividend %2.52% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y3.50% Gross Margin24.80% 52W Low8.98% ATR1.10
Employees2200000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q1.40% Oper. Margin5.60% RSI (14)27.73 Volatility1.29% 1.35%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.62 EPS Q/Q15.00% Profit Margin4.10% Rel Volume1.74 Prev Close79.24
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.54 EarningsMay 19 BMO Payout46.60% Avg Volume6.77M Price77.88
Recom2.90 SMA20-4.17% SMA50-5.95% SMA200-2.47% Volume11,790,373 Change-1.72%
Feb-20-15Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral $83 → $80
Feb-20-15Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Equal Weight $90 → $85
Feb-13-15Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral $79 → $83
Dec-04-14Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral
Nov-28-14Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral
Nov-14-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $80 → $87
Nov-14-14Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral $72 → $79
Nov-14-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $72 → $76
Nov-14-14Downgrade BMO Capital Markets Market Perform → Underperform $80 → $78
Oct-16-14Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral $74 → $72
Oct-10-14Upgrade Gilford Securities Neutral → Buy
Aug-15-14Reiterated UBS Buy $85 → $83
May-28-14Initiated Standpoint Research Strong Sell
May-16-14Reiterated MKM Partners Neutral $76 → $75
Feb-21-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $86 → $80
Feb-21-14Reiterated Barclays Overweight $90 → $84
Feb-21-14Downgrade Gilford Securities Buy → Neutral
Feb-20-14Reiterated Prime Executions Neutral $79 → $77
Dec-10-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $80 → $86
Nov-15-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $75 → $77
Apr-17-15 08:28PM  Workers claim Wal-Mart closed California store in retaliation Reuters
06:22PM  Wal-Mart shuffles U.S. store management to improve sales
05:56PM  John Bolton: Nobody Believes Obama on Iran at Bloomberg
05:37PM  Wal-Mart to shed some in-store management in bid to improve shopper service at Fortune
04:17PM  Wal-Mart says to add 7,000 to 8,000 in-store department managers
03:36PM  Wal-Mart cutting layer of management in stores-Bloomberg
02:56PM  Wal-Mart Said to Eliminate Management Layer to Streamline Stores at Bloomberg
02:45PM  Warren Buffett on track to lose more than $1 billion on his Dow stocks in one day at MarketWatch
01:19PM  This Company Is Stealing Wal-Mart And Target's Grocery Business
12:42PM  This Rosslyn-based company is uprooting itself after a quarter-century at
09:52AM  Wal-Mart suddenly closed 5 stores and laid off thousands of workers and no one knows why
09:12AM  Media Alert: Walmart Family Mobile Powered by T-Mobile doubles the 4G LTE data at noodls
08:31AM  G4S chief executive Ashley Almanza receives 73% pay rise at Financial Times
07:00AM  Wal-Mart and Target Are Being Crushed by Supermarkets in the Business of Selling Food at TheStreet
Apr-16-15 06:44PM  Walmart fired 2,200 to fix the plumbing at
06:08PM  Calloway REIT to Buy SmartCentres at The Wall Street Journal
06:07PM  Calloway to acquire SmartCentres in C$1.16 bln deal Reuters
05:46PM  Rana Plaza clothing factory disaster fund still short of target at Financial Times
04:01PM  The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday at 24/7 Wall St.
03:14PM  Walmart Statement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement at noodls
01:01PM  3 Things Party City Must Do Now That It's a Public Company at TheStreet
12:10PM  Acuity Brands adds to the fold with ByteLight acquisition at
11:30AM  Former Wal-Mart CEO joins Carlyle private equity firm
09:03AM  Wal-Marts ex-CEO Mike Duke joins private equity firm Carlyle at Fortune
08:25AM  5 Large Cap Rising Star Stocks Portfolio Managers Love at 24/7 Wall St.
04:32AM  Carlyle Group names ex-Wal-Mart CEO Duke as operating executive: WSJ
12:00AM  Former Wal-Mart CEO Joins Carlyle Group at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-15-15 07:32PM  Fast-food strikes widen into social-justice movement at USA TODAY
06:32PM  Nearly 1,000 in L.A. join nationwide protests for $15 minimum wage at Los Angeles Times
06:19PM  Fight for $15 protests expand for low-wage workers AP
03:59PM  U.S. fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages Reuters
03:42PM  25% of college adjunct faculty get government assistance at MarketWatch
03:18PM  Eating out vs. groceries, millennials vs. boomers
03:17PM  $15 Minimum Wage Protests Could Spell Major Problem for Retailers at TheStreet
01:44PM  Is $15 an hour a realistic minimum wage?
01:35PM  Walmart Beats Out Church In Court Fight Over Gun Sales at Forbes
01:35PM  Ross Stores Prices Low, Sells More And Expands at Investor's Business Daily
01:07PM  How fast food protests affect McDonald's
12:19PM  13 Companies Paying Employees Higher Wages, Including Gravity Payments, McDonald's, Wal-Mart at TheStreet
10:59AM  Wage protests, Tax deadline looms, Google and the EU
10:34AM  Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday
08:07AM  Fed and earnings in focus; Google under fire; 'Death tax' vote
08:00AM  These companies are the real earnings bellwethers at CNBC
07:20AM  Cisco CEO: Digitization disruption
07:00AM  Fast food workers protest
05:00AM  U.S. fast-food workers plan rallies demanding higher wages Reuters
03:24AM  Matomy Media Buys 70% of Avenlo at The Wall Street Journal
03:01AM  Court: Wal-Mart can exclude gun sales proposal from proxy
02:06AM  McDonalds Announces an Increase in Minimum Wage Market Realist
01:00AM  Union spends big on low-wage campaign, endgame unclear
12:29AM  Alibaba injects pharmacy business into HK-listed affiliate in $2.5 bln deal Reuters
12:04AM  Court Lets Wal-Mart Block Investor Proposal on Gun Sales at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-14-15 07:44PM  PanAust Rejects New A$1.1 Billion Bid From Guangdong as Too Low at Bloomberg
06:06PM  Is the Labor Market Paving a Path toward Policy Patience?
05:54PM  Wal-Mart defeats bid for shareholder vote on gun sales Reuters
05:12PM  Court Lets Wal-Mart Block Investor Proposal on Gun Sales at The Wall Street Journal
04:57PM  US court lifts injunction against Wal-Mart over gun sale proposal Reuters
04:22PM  Wal-Mart Wins Appeals Court Ruling on Gun Oversight Vote at Bloomberg
02:19PM  US labour: High stakes on low pay at Financial Times
01:45PM  Hillary Clinton is bashing CEOs -- while taking their money
01:44PM  It's not just farmers: Weather worries big firms at CNBC
01:00PM  Workers Seeking $15 Hourly Wage Set Strikes in 230 Cities at 24/7 Wall St.
12:54PM  Staples, Inc. -- Moody's assigns prospective rating to Staples term loan at Moody's
12:05PM  Publix continues battle with Kroger for North Carolina with new stores in metro Charlotte, Raleigh at
11:24AM  March Retail Sales Puts Floor Under Tepid Economic Data
11:11AM  Bloomberg-Backed Gun Control Group Upping Ante To End Open Carry At Kroger at Forbes
07:19AM  Taxpayers Do Not Subsidize McDonald's Low Wages By $1.2 Billion A Year at Forbes
06:00AM  This Weeks Best Deals: Tax Day Freebies, Game of Thrones Box Set
Apr-13-15 10:47PM  [$$] Target Hires PetSmart Executive Anne Dament to Lead Grocery Revamp at The Wall Street Journal
07:45PM  Local First Arizona, Walmart say Arizona wage study not full picture at
05:36PM  Sams Club Set to Open New Austin Club Thursday Business Wire
03:42PM  Target Hires PetSmart Executive to Lead Grocery Revamp at The Wall Street Journal
03:38PM  Target CEO hires an ex-Safeway colleague to re-invent the stores grocery business at Fortune
12:12PM  The Average Wal-Mart Worker Would Need 1 Million Years to Match Wal-Mart Heir at Bloomberg
12:12PM  The Average Wal-Mart Worker Would Need 1 Million Years to Match Wal-Mart Heir
11:22AM  Major retailers under scrutiny for work schedules
07:10AM  Retail ETFs Soar to New Highs Despite Slump in Retail Sales at TheStreet
12:01AM  Samsung, Wal-Mart, Kickstarter, Rio Tinto: Intellectual Property at Bloomberg
Apr-12-15 01:09PM  Asda kicks off hunt for new chief operating officer at Financial Times
09:16AM  The 10 Biggest Milestones in Wal-Mart History at 24/7 Wall St.
08:31AM  Walton Family Sells Walmart Shares 24/7 Wall St.
Apr-11-15 07:00AM  Economic Weakness: Is It Just the Weather? at Morningstar
Apr-10-15 06:43PM  Wal-Mart says Walton family to sell shares to keep lid on stake Reuters
06:40PM  Walton Family Plans to Sell Some Wal-Mart Shares at The Wall Street Journal
06:27PM  Walton family to trim stake in Wal-Mart at Fortune
04:53PM  Corruption Currents: Activists Find Accidental Hedge-Fund Ally at The Wall Street Journal
04:50PM  Walton Enterprises, LLC Statement at noodls
03:00PM  12 reasons Americans hate grocery shopping
02:32PM  Street Talk: GM, SLB, M, GRMN & KYTH
10:31AM  8 businesses making millions in the pet market at CNBC
10:16AM  Incidents at Walmart responsible for 46% of this city's crime rate: Weird business news
02:35AM  Carrefour Sales Lifted by Latin America at The Wall Street Journal
12:07AM  Walgreens to Close 200 Stores as It Expands Cost Cuts at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-09-15 06:53PM  Why Warren Buffett is wrong on car-dealer model at CNBC
05:58PM  American Express Lab Testing Facial Recognition Technology at The Wall Street Journal
05:01PM  Ronda Rousey goes off on Walmart for not selling her book in stores
01:56PM  Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores
11:51AM  Walgreens to Close 200 Stores at The Wall Street Journal
11:37AM  Number of people sickened in listeria case grows
10:00AM  Why Costco's Record High Means You Can Profit From Technical Charts at TheStreet
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. It operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, restaurants, apparel stores, drug stores, and convenience stores, as well as retail Websites, such as and The company's stores offer meat, produce, deli, bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and floral and dry grocery; health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid services, movies, music, video games, and books; and pharmacy, optical, over-the-counter drugs, and clinical services. Its merchandise also include stationery, automotive accessories, hardware and paint, sporting goods, fabrics and crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home dcor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member's Mark and its own proprietary brands, such as Daily Chef and Simply Right. Further, the company operates banks that provide consumer financing programs. It operates approximately 11,000 stores under 72 banners in 27 countries; and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. The company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Whaley Steven PSenior Vice PresidentMar 05Sale83.282,400199,87228,189Mar 09 06:14 PM
BREWER ROSALIND GExecutive Vice PresidentNov 25Sale84.967,000594,724181,535Nov 26 05:08 PM
Cheesewright DavidExecutive Vice PresidentNov 24Sale85.2212,0001,022,69668,988Nov 25 05:11 PM
Chambers Mary SusanExecutive Vice PresidentNov 19Option Exercise49.4823,7631,175,908234,000Nov 21 07:40 PM
Whaley Steven PSenior Vice PresidentNov 19Sale84.601,799152,19527,253Nov 21 05:03 PM
Chambers Mary SusanExecutive Vice PresidentNov 19Sale85.4623,7632,030,788210,237Nov 21 07:40 PM
Ford Rollin L.EVPNov 17Sale83.1760550,31833,363Nov 19 08:37 PM
DUKE MICHAEL TChairman of Exec. CommitteeNov 14Option Exercise53.3574,0133,948,5941,348,856Nov 18 06:47 PM
DUKE MICHAEL TChairman of Exec. CommitteeNov 14Sale82.5260,6815,007,6691,288,175Nov 18 06:47 PM
Gearhart Jeffrey JExecutive Vice PresidentNov 14Sale82.524,000330,08092,111Nov 18 05:52 PM
Ford Rollin L.EVPAug 25Sale75.7666250,15334,619Aug 27 05:06 PM
Whaley Steven PSenior Vice PresidentJun 10Sale76.791,20092,15029,052Jun 12 05:04 PM
Ford Rollin L.EVPMay 30Sale76.551,00076,55035,265May 30 06:14 PM