78.00 -0.10 (-0.13%)
After hours: 5:07PM EST
|Bid||78.00 x 800|
|Ask||78.25 x 100|
|Day's Range||76.89 - 78.17|
|52 Week Range||48.56 - 78.17|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||16.37|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.48 (3.23%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The graph below shows that Walmart’s (WMT) price target is on an uptrend with multiple analysts raising their price target in recent months thanks to the company’s strong sales and improved earnings on the back of stellar e-commerce sales and increased store traffic. Walmart has rolled out several customer-friendly initiatives aimed at saving time and money, which have bolstered the company’s top-line performance and helped its earnings to return to growth. Walmart’s value pricing, fast-delivery for online orders, expansion of online grocery pickup services, supply-chain reinvention, and omnichannel offerings resonate well with customers and solidify its competitive positioning.
Everything has gone right for Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) of late. Not that long ago, Walmart looked like it was floundering, and WMT stock was buffeted by fears it would become a potential victim of online competition. The company looks perfectly positioned for where US retail is headed.
There is a long list of popular averages and ranges that investors like to use while looking at stocks, and that includes the 52-week low and 52-week high metrics. We have found five stocks that are seeing positive estimate revision activity and are hovering near their 52-week highs. Check them out now!
Target Corp. is adding a fragrance brand to its roster of exclusive lines with Good Chemistry, available at all Target stores on Jan. 21. Good Chemistry will include four collections: Confident and Charming, ...
Target Corporation (TGT) seems to be a decent pick in a strong industry on the back of solid estimate revisions and favorable Zacks rank.
Short interest is moderate for TGT with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on January 16.
On January 9, 2018, Express (EXPR) reported that its holiday season sales performance had not been as expected, and subsequently, the company slashed its fiscal 4Q17 outlook, causing the stock to plummet 20%. This low traffic offset the encouraging start witnessed at the beginning of the holiday season (from November to early December).
Another grocer in the Houston area has teamed up with San Francisco-based Instacart to provide home delivery. Same-day delivery in as little as one hour is available, or customers can preschedule deliveries for the next day or later in the week. Sprouts has more than 12,000 products available for delivery, including produce, meat and seafood, dairy, bulk foods, frozen items, and beer and wine.
Less than three weeks before it is set to close for good, shoppers at the Target at Mondawmin Mall say the change is a bittersweet challenge for the community. Other closings will occur in Florida, Louisiana, Kansas, Georgia, Michigan, Texas and Illinois, the company said.
U.S. retail sales rose for the fourth straight month in December, as people continued the shopping spree. But does the sector promises a safe bet for 2018?
The tables have turned in the big-box retail world! For most of 2017, the narrative in big-box retail was that Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) was transforming into a formidable Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) competitor and obliterating Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) along the way. From January 2017 to mid-November 2017, Walmart stock rose an astounding 45%. Target stock dropped 25% in that same time frame.
Is Online Wholesaler Boxed Kroger’s Acquisition Target? According to a recent report by Forbes, America’s largest supermarket chain Kroger (KR) is reportedly in talks to buy Boxed—an online bulk order wholesaler. Costco (COST), Target (TGT), and German-based Aldi are some of the other companies that have reportedly shown interest in Boxed.
Cities across the country appear to be doing anything and everything to convince Amazon to build a second headquarters in their own backyard. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Dion Rabouin discuss.