Walmart Inc

WMT-N

NYSE:WMT

148.91
0.39 (0.26%)
Walmart is an American multinational retailing corporation that operates as a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores.
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BUY
BUY
November 23, 2020
They've made a fortune despite and during Covid as an essential retailer. It kept rising from July-Spetember, which usually spells weak seasonalty for them. This will win during the Thanksgiving-Christmas sales season.
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November 23, 2020
They've made a fortune despite and during Covid as an essential retailer. It kept rising from July-Spetember, which usually spells weak seasonalty for them. This will win during the Thanksgiving-Christmas sales season.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
October 23, 2020
(A Top Pick Oct 17/19, Up 21%) He has sold it on a valuation basis. 56% of their revenues comes from groceries, which is a low margin business, which does not justify trading at high 20 multiples. It is a stretch. The company has done everything you expect, but the valuation did not make sense so they took their profit.
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October 23, 2020
(A Top Pick Oct 17/19, Up 21%) He has sold it on a valuation basis. 56% of their revenues comes from groceries, which is a low margin business, which does not justify trading at high 20 multiples. It is a stretch. The company has done everything you expect, but the valuation did not make sense so they took their profit.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
October 13, 2020
(A Top Pick Sep 22/20, Up 5.8%)Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly Our TOP PICK in WMT has achieved analyst targets. Although we think there is more upside to come, we are recommending moving the stop-loss up closer the acquisition cost to $136, from the previous $120.
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October 13, 2020
(A Top Pick Sep 22/20, Up 5.8%)Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly Our TOP PICK in WMT has achieved analyst targets. Although we think there is more upside to come, we are recommending moving the stop-loss up closer the acquisition cost to $136, from the previous $120.
BUY
BUY
October 7, 2020
Controversial. Historically, not known for good execution. Changes in consumer patterns necessitated digital capability. Good job in that respect. Lately, not expensive. As more of a defensive name in your portfolio, you'll do fine with it.
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Walmart Inc (WMT-N)
October 7, 2020
Controversial. Historically, not known for good execution. Changes in consumer patterns necessitated digital capability. Good job in that respect. Lately, not expensive. As more of a defensive name in your portfolio, you'll do fine with it.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
September 23, 2020

WMT vs. COST vs. AMZN Costco has a good management team, good long-term grower, make strategic, smart decisions. Walmart just jumps around too much. They should stick to their knitting, but instead management is always trying to play catch up in different arenas. But, quite frankly, the one to own in this space is Amazon.

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September 23, 2020

WMT vs. COST vs. AMZN Costco has a good management team, good long-term grower, make strategic, smart decisions. Walmart just jumps around too much. They should stick to their knitting, but instead management is always trying to play catch up in different arenas. But, quite frankly, the one to own in this space is Amazon.

TOP PICK
TOP PICK
September 22, 2020
Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly With the recent pullback from $150 highs, this is a good opportunity to enter. Rising revenues, profit margins and EPS are propelling this company, which has been an essential service provider during the pandemic. As retail bankruptcies rise in the US, there is a growing gap for WMT to fill. Dividends have grown for 47 consecutive years and are backed by a 34% payout ratio. We would buy this with a stop-loss at $120. Yield 1.58% (Analysts’ price target is $145.88)
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September 22, 2020
Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly With the recent pullback from $150 highs, this is a good opportunity to enter. Rising revenues, profit margins and EPS are propelling this company, which has been an essential service provider during the pandemic. As retail bankruptcies rise in the US, there is a growing gap for WMT to fill. Dividends have grown for 47 consecutive years and are backed by a 34% payout ratio. We would buy this with a stop-loss at $120. Yield 1.58% (Analysts’ price target is $145.88)
WEAK BUY
WEAK BUY
September 16, 2020

Recent retail sales data in the US shows that about 40% is concentrated in the 4 names of Walmart, Home Depot, Lowe's, and Target. Going forward, this is a play on the US GDP. If you believe the economy will chug along at a decent rate, this is the one to buy. If not, then look at one of the niche e-retailers.

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September 16, 2020

Recent retail sales data in the US shows that about 40% is concentrated in the 4 names of Walmart, Home Depot, Lowe's, and Target. Going forward, this is a play on the US GDP. If you believe the economy will chug along at a decent rate, this is the one to buy. If not, then look at one of the niche e-retailers.

WEAK BUY
WEAK BUY
September 14, 2020

They are one of the few that are going to survive on the retail side. The problem is that they constantly bought assets and then squashed those businesses. It doesn't help them against AMZN-Q. They are having trouble competing with Amazon Prime. They are not having trouble moving into the digital world. They have used their balance sheet to constantly buy assets. They have a good existing business but they don’t understand what they want to use their digital presence for. AMZN-Q will be higher in five years.

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Walmart Inc (WMT-N)
September 14, 2020

They are one of the few that are going to survive on the retail side. The problem is that they constantly bought assets and then squashed those businesses. It doesn't help them against AMZN-Q. They are having trouble competing with Amazon Prime. They are not having trouble moving into the digital world. They have used their balance sheet to constantly buy assets. They have a good existing business but they don’t understand what they want to use their digital presence for. AMZN-Q will be higher in five years.

COMMENT
COMMENT
August 21, 2020
Best retailer to invest in. He would hold off in investing in any of them right now. Large cap retailers are capturing market share and growing revenues. However, it's not going to last forever and the valuation has climbed up very quickly. Longer-term they are great retail franchises but expensive right now.
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August 21, 2020
Best retailer to invest in. He would hold off in investing in any of them right now. Large cap retailers are capturing market share and growing revenues. However, it's not going to last forever and the valuation has climbed up very quickly. Longer-term they are great retail franchises but expensive right now.
BUY
BUY
August 11, 2020
Allan Tong’s Discover Picks Historically, Walmart has been the anti–bellwether stock. During the 2008-9 recession, Walmart rallied as the U.S. GDP plunged, then Walmart’s sales fell as the American economy recovered from mid-2009 through 2011. Walmart and the GDP actually moved in synch from mid-2012 through mid-2013, but de-coupled by late-2013. Read FedEx Stock and Walmart Stock: Discover the U.S. Market Bellwethers for our full analysis.
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August 11, 2020
Allan Tong’s Discover Picks Historically, Walmart has been the anti–bellwether stock. During the 2008-9 recession, Walmart rallied as the U.S. GDP plunged, then Walmart’s sales fell as the American economy recovered from mid-2009 through 2011. Walmart and the GDP actually moved in synch from mid-2012 through mid-2013, but de-coupled by late-2013. Read FedEx Stock and Walmart Stock: Discover the U.S. Market Bellwethers for our full analysis.
COMMENT
COMMENT
July 27, 2020

It's made great strides to compete with Amazon with next-day delivery. He'd still prefer Amazon, but Walmart will continue to do well. Discount retailers will. Amazon could pull back in this earnings period.

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July 27, 2020

It's made great strides to compete with Amazon with next-day delivery. He'd still prefer Amazon, but Walmart will continue to do well. Discount retailers will. Amazon could pull back in this earnings period.

PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
July 23, 2020
(A Top Pick Jun 26/19, Up 22%) Sold it based on valuation. Trading at 25-26x. Largest grocer in the world, but low margins and not dynamic. Believe in the fundamentals of your research, because a stock price can turn on you very quickly.
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Walmart Inc (WMT-N)
July 23, 2020
(A Top Pick Jun 26/19, Up 22%) Sold it based on valuation. Trading at 25-26x. Largest grocer in the world, but low margins and not dynamic. Believe in the fundamentals of your research, because a stock price can turn on you very quickly.
BUY
BUY
July 21, 2020

$3.5 billion investment in warehouses and Shopify deal They're one of the few companies that can compete with Amazon, given how they're pushing their online business aggressively through the Shopify deal. (Target can also compete.) Walmart has done all the right things. They've executed well online and have performed well during this pandemic. Walmart will continue to invest in e-commerce with strong supply chain management. It's a great story.

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July 21, 2020

$3.5 billion investment in warehouses and Shopify deal They're one of the few companies that can compete with Amazon, given how they're pushing their online business aggressively through the Shopify deal. (Target can also compete.) Walmart has done all the right things. They've executed well online and have performed well during this pandemic. Walmart will continue to invest in e-commerce with strong supply chain management. It's a great story.

WEAK BUY
WEAK BUY
July 13, 2020
He won't go long on any brick-and-mortars, but Walmart is a smart operator. Their online sales are impressive with continued growth. Their price points work with consumer. (In contrast, avoid high-end retail which will take a while to recover.)
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July 13, 2020
He won't go long on any brick-and-mortars, but Walmart is a smart operator. Their online sales are impressive with continued growth. Their price points work with consumer. (In contrast, avoid high-end retail which will take a while to recover.)
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
May 7, 2020
(A Top Pick Feb 07/20, Up 6%) It is fortunate that it had positioned itself for on-line sales. He thinks this will benefit from the overall trend coming for increased spending.
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(A Top Pick Feb 07/20, Up 6%) It is fortunate that it had positioned itself for on-line sales. He thinks this will benefit from the overall trend coming for increased spending.
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Walmart Inc(WMT-N) Rating

Ranking : 5 out of 5

Bullish - Buy Signals / Votes : 12

Neutral - Hold Signals / Votes : 3

Bearish - Sell Signals / Votes : 5

Total Signals / Votes : 20

Stockchase rating for Walmart Inc is calculated according to the stock experts' signals. A high score means experts mostly recommend to buy the stock while a low score means experts mostly recommend to sell the stock.

Walmart Inc(WMT-N) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Walmart Inc stock symbol?

Walmart Inc is a American stock, trading under the symbol WMT-N on the New York Stock Exchange (WMT). It is usually referred to as NYSE:WMT or WMT-N

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In the last year, 20 stock analysts published opinions about WMT-N. 12 analysts recommended to BUY the stock. 5 analysts recommended to SELL the stock. The latest stock analyst recommendation is BUY. Read the latest stock experts' ratings for Walmart Inc.

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What is Walmart Inc stock price?

On 2020-12-04, Walmart Inc (WMT-N) stock closed at a price of $148.91.