Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) : Fridays money flow indicated an uptick to downtick ratio was at 2.08. The total value of inflow transactions on upticks was $152.98 million, whereas, the total value of outflow trades on downticks was $73.52 million. The total money flow was $79.46 million, which shows a mild bullish bias. The total money flow into the stock in block trades was $74.29 million. The total value of the trades done on upticks was $86.19 million. Downticks saw transactions worth $11.9 million. The total uptick to downtick ratio stood at 7.24, mildly in favor of the bulls. Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) was trading with a -0.47% change over previous days close. It fell $0.34 during the day and reached $72.5. The stock was 1.91% compared to the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 51.55% of Wal-Mart Stores shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -3.6% . Institutional Investors own 29.47% of Wal-Mart Stores shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -3.6%.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the director 10% owner of Wal Mart Stores Inc, Walton S Robson had sold 3,504,756 shares worth of $250,765,292 in a transaction dated August 25, 2016. In this transaction, 3,504,756 shares were sold at $71.55 per share.
Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $72.415 and the intraday high of $73.19 after having opened at $72.99 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $72.99, a loss of -0.47%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 8,082,949 shares. The stock failed to cross $73.19 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $72.84.
Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -1.58% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.4% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 1.91% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -1.71% in the past 4 weeks.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is engaged in the operation of retail, wholesale and other units in various formats around the world. The Company offers an assortment of merchandise and services at everyday low prices (EDLP). The Companys operations are conducted in three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International and Sams Club. The Walmart U.S. segment operates retail stores in all 50 states in the United States, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, with three primary store formats, as well as digital retail. The Walmart International segment consists of operations in 26 countries outside of the United States and includes numerous formats divided into three main categories: retail, wholesale and other. The Sams Club consists of membership-only warehouse clubs and operates in 48 states in the United States and in Puerto Rico, as well as digital retail.