Walmart to offer fast returns through mobile app

Posted October 11, 2017

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc also provided guidance for fiscal 2019 in its recent meeting with investors. Logan Mngmt Incorporated owns 12,489 shares.

"Undoubtedly, Wal-Mart did the math and logistical mapping to arrive at the conclusion that streamlining and even encouraging in-store returns is preferable to taking them in through shipments", Spieckerman said. Geode Capital Limited Liability accumulated 401,280 shares. Banque Pictet And Cie has 0.01% invested in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Bank of America maintained Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) rating on Tuesday, March 14.

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The company reported its EPS on 7/30/2017. The stock rose 3.79% or $3.05 reaching $83.57.

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In an effort to compete with other retailers and make life easier for shoppers, Wal-Mart is promising 30 second returns in stores. The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 0.55 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 1.28, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 4.16. WMT's profit will be $2.90B for 20.36 P/E if the $0.97 EPS becomes a reality. Wal-Mart Stores, the parent company of Walmart and Sam's Club, expects earnings to increase about 5 percent year over year for fiscal 2019.

In the midst of reviewing its forecasts and strategic plans for the next couple years, the world's largest retailer noted how it has spent billions cleaning up and improving its store experience, lowering prices, paying employees more and improving its e-commerce capability and efficiency.

"By leveraging our physical stores and the Walmart app, we're changing the returns game in ways that only Walmart can do", said Eckert. Therefore 49% are positive. Finally, BidaskClub cut Wal-Mart Stores from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. Following Friday's jobs report, market data indicated traders see about a 75% chance the Fed will move to raise rates at its December meeting.