Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) has an average broker rating of 2.75, which is interpreted as a Hold, as rated by 16 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 4 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 10 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 2, which is also a Buy. 2 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company.
Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) : The most positive equity analysts on Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) expects the shares to touch $86, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $50 in the short term. The company is covered by 15 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $72.8 with an expected fluctuation of $8.77 from the mean.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has lost 1.26% in the last five trading days and dropped 1.75% in the last 4 weeks. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is up 3.16% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 19.96%. Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $72.89 with an intraday high of $73.07. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $71.96. However, the stock managed to close at $71.97, a loss of 1.00% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $72.7. The total traded volume of the day was 9,391,390 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.