Northcoast Research Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)


Its up 0.13, from 0.89 in 2017Q1. Beacon Group Inc has 0.33% invested in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. 129 funds opened positions while 457 raised stakes. The retailer reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97 by $0.03. Brandes Invest Partners Limited Partnership reported 0.2% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT). Fragasso Grp Incorporated Incorporated owns 18,639 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys has invested 0.34% in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Moreover, South Dakota Inv Council has 1.38% invested in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

A number of analysts recently commented on WMT shares. Gemmer Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 0.3% during the second quarter.

Zweig has 5,600 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has a 1-year low of $65.28 and a 1-year high of $100.13.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research" was first published by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald. Eqis Cap owns 19,880 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Vetr cut shares of Wal-Mart Stores from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $91.97 target price for the a research note on Friday, November 17th.

The Sarasota-based producer of hydraulic valves has declared a 9 cent per share quarterly dividend payable January 20 to shareholders of record as of January 5. Iberiabank stated it has 81,062 shares or 1.83% of all its holdings. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. boosted its stake in Wal-Mart Stores by 3.9% in the third quarter. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that Wal-Mart Stores will post 4.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-one have issued a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 44% are positive. The stock of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The company now has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $92.68. The company will also remove the word "Stores" from its name, according to a report by USA Today. Guinness Asset Management Ltd's holdings in Wal-Mart Stores were worth $10,196,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Piper Jaffray has "Neutral" rating and $73 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of ANDE in report on Wednesday, November 8 with "Market Perform" rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained Velocys plc (LON:VLS) on Wednesday, June 28 with "Speculative Buy" rating. (NYSE:WMT) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, May 19. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,847 shares of the retailer's stock worth $139,000 after acquiring an additional 7 shares in the last quarter. Wal-Mart Stores had a net margin of 2.31% and a return on equity of 16.92%. Also, SVP David Chojnowski sold 684 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, November 17th. Canaccord Genuity maintained Velocys plc (LON:VLS) on Monday, February 6 with "Speculative Buy" rating. The Greylin Investment Mangement Inc holds 9,930 shares with $752,000 value, down from 23,510 last quarter. (NYSE:WMT) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, October 15 by Credit Suisse. The company was maintained on Monday, October 5 by Macquarie Research. The share price was last seen 0.85% higher, reaching at $97.83 on May. About 9.01 million shares traded. Northern Technologies International Corporation (NASDAQ:NTIC) has risen 14.35% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 1,373 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $104,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares in the last quarter. The firm has a market cap of $287,380.69, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.15, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.58 and a beta of 0.37. It operates through three divisions: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and SamÂ's Club.