Based out of, , Wal-Mart Stores has n/a employees and is helmed by CEO. Vetr’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 11.69% from the stock’s previous close.
Wal-Mart spokesman Brian Nick said that union pressure did not influence the company’s decisions. The firm had revenue of $120.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $119.77 billion.
The amount of seasonal workers that Walmart is planning to hire this year matches the same amount it hired last year. The actual reported number was -3.57% away from what analysts had expected. Currently, it has an average volume of 6.78 million shares and trades with a Forward P/E valuation of 14.49 The earnings per share for the trailing 0.72 months is at $-11.44, and the average annual earnings growth estimates for the next five years is at 9.00%.
The stock price of Wal-Mart Stores has decreased 24.81% over the last 200 days, and is in strong down trend. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.21 EPS.
Similar to previous holiday shopping seasons, Wal-Mart will offer current hourly associates the first opportunity to pick up additional hours. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, Morgan Stanley reduced their target price on shares of Wal-Mart Stores from $82.00 to $80.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, June 8th. The consensus or mean average of all targets taken into consideration stands at $75.357. The Organization has a range of products and services at everyday low prices (NYSE:WMT).
Squabbling has broken out among union forces – with a splinter group, OUR Walmart, claiming that it better represents the interests of Walmart’s 1.4 million employees than the United Food and Commercial Workers union, which has led the charge against Walmart for the past two decades.
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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Walmart) operates retail stores in various formats globally. The Walmart global section contains operations in 26 countries outside America and includes numerous formats divided into three main types: other, wholesale and retail. 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, in addition to retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com.
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