Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) had an volatile session and gained 0.01 points till last call. The price was at $70.59, gaining 0.01% till the last intraday data. The total uptick value was $35.04 million while the total downtick value was $43.6 million. The shares saw a net money flow of $(-8.56) million and the up/down ratio stood at 0.8. The stock has seen a change of of 0.7% for the week. The share had a block transaction during the course of trading in which the net money flow was $(-13.35) million. Almost $0 million were received in upticks and approximately $13.35 million were lost in downticks, thereby giving the up/down ratio of 0.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 9 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, Investors should also note that 11 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. There are 3 Analysts recommending as a Strong Sell. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.2% or 0.14 points. After the session commenced at $70.11, the stock reached the higher end at $70.7 while it hit a low of $70.07. With the volume soaring to 7,060,977 shares, the last trade was called at $70.44. The company has a 52-week high of $75.19. The company has a market cap of $216,476 million and there are 3,073,190,300 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $62.72.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 16.5 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 2.73. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 9.33. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 2.81% and Return on Equity of the stock is 16.93%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. will release next earnings on May 18, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.96. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $75.42. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $4.33. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $6.9. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has a Dividend Yield of 2.89% with an Annual Dividend of $2.04. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.46 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.08.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is the worlds largest retailer. They are engaged in the operation of mass merchandising stores, which serve their customers primarily through the operation of three segments, which are the Wal-Mart Stores segment, the SAMS Club segment and the International segment.