Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Wal-Mart Stores (WMT), hence the stock is down -2.3% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.65% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.51% and the stock has fallen -2.29% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 2.47% and the fifty day Moving Average is 2.03%. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is up 1.24% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 18.57%.
Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) : Average target price received by Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) is $72.93 with an expected standard deviation of $8.55. The most aggressive target on the stock is $86, whereas the most downbeat target is $50. 16 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $71.41 with an intraday high of $71.69. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $70.89. However, the stock managed to close at $71.14, a loss of 0.11% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $71.22. The total traded volume of the day was 10,038,464 shares.
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.