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Wal-Mart Stores


Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

77.66 0.44 (0.57%)

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Today's Open $77.08
Previous Close $77.22
Daily Range $77.08 - $77.75
52-Week Range $71.51 - $81.37
Market Cap $250.8B
P/E Ratio 16.01
Dividend (Yield) $1.92 (2.5%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
Volume 6,964,745
Average Daily Volume 6,883,320
Current FY EPS $5.30

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sandybdr (< 20)
Submitted August 15, 2011

While the US based stores have minimal to no growth; their international stores are outperforming targets. Next big opportunity is in India, where the goverment is looking to pass a law that would all … More

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astephan2525 (< 20)
Submitted June 16, 2011

Some people think I'm crazy to short the biggest retailer in the world or doubt its customer base. (http://www.peopleofwalmart.com) But I think Wal-Mart could be the next K-Mart. They are ripe to ha … More

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Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Description

Wal-Mart is the world’s largest retailer, operating discount stores, supercenters, neighborhood markets, and Sam’s Club warehouses around the world. Website: http://www.walmart.com/

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