Active Volume Stock: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)


Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) gained 1.9 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $86.13. The stock traded with the average Volume of 12.04 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.33/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.37/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.04/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -2.9 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 2 analysts rated Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 7 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.01% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.82% and -3.99% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 13%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 10%.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.67% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.72% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 3.7%, monthly performance percentage is -2.01 percent, Quarterly performance is -15.31 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -5.34% and Yearly Performance is 14.67 percent.

Company Profile:

Walmart Inc. is a multinational retail corporation which operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores and grocery stores. Walmart Inc., formerly known as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.