Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

131.68 -0.93%
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Pros
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is declining
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers

Pros

  1. WMT forward dividend yield is 1.70%, higher than the industry (1.02%) and sector (0.88%) forward dividend yields. See WMT forward dividend chart.
  2. WMT average analyst rating is Buy. See WMT analyst rating chart.
  3. WMT average analyst price target ($151.24) is above its current price ($129.70). See WMT price target chart.

Cons

  1. WMT quarterly revenue growth was 2.40%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (6.64% and 9.28%, respectively). See WMT revenue growth chart.
  2. WMT profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -0.84 percentage points. See WMT profitability chart.
  3. WMT PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 1.95, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See WMT PEG chart.