Navigate Fool.com
Will WMT beat
the market?

Wal-Mart Stores


Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

77.15 0.27 (0.35%)

REAL-TIME: Last trade at

company name or ticker

Recent Quotes

Company Photos
(Click to zoom)
1D 1W 3M 6M 1Y 2Y 3Y
Today's Open $77.31
Previous Close $76.88
Daily Range $77.03 - $77.47
52-Week Range $71.51 - $81.37
Market Cap $249.1B
P/E Ratio 15.85
Dividend (Yield) $1.92 (2.5%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
Volume 3,211,067
Average Daily Volume 6,837,710
Current FY EPS $5.31

How do you think WMT
will perform against the market?

Top WMT Bull/Bear Pitches


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

0 Replies Reply Report this Post

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

1 Replies Reply Report this Post

News & Commentary Rss Feed

Is Investing in This Dollar Store Worthwhile?

Despite a mixed quarter, is Dollar General still a rewarding investment?

Will People Buy Organic Foods From Wal-Mart?

With its new line of Wild Oats Marketplace products, Wal-Mart hopes to deliver reasonably-price organics to a wider marketplace.

Stocks to Watch Now: Amazon.com and Berkshire Hathaway

Here's why Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway were lighting up on our analysts' radars today.

Adapt or Die: 3 Companies Scrambling to Embrace E-Commerce

Wal-Mart, J.C. Penney, and Sears Holdings will either witness or participate in a paradigm shift in retail; the Dow tacks on gains Tuesday

Target's Problem: Poor Leadership Not Data Security

It was just a matter of time for Wal-Mart and Tuesday Morning. While it may be too soon right now for Target, in a few months it'll be time for a reality check.

Is This the Time to Buy Costco?

Costco's latest comparable sales have given investors a renewed hope.

Is Best Buy Still the Best Choice for Both Consumers and Investors?

As buyers of consumer electronics place a stronger emphasis on price and affordability over factors such as branding, Best Buy's dominance of the consumer electronics market is likely to become a thing of the past.

Wal-Mart Strikes A Deal With Wild Oats To Sell Cheaper Organic Foods

Workers Say Walmart Chairman Owes $7.8 Billion Tax

Dow Movers: WMT, KO

See More WMT News...





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/

Featured Broker Partners

Learn more about our new Fool ticker page!

Take a Tour
no thanks