96.81 -0.32 (-0.33%)
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|Bid||97.02 x 100|
|Ask||97.10 x 200|
|Day's Range||97.10 - 98.57|
|52 Week Range||65.28 - 100.13|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||25.78|
|Earnings Date||Feb 20, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.04 (2.11%)|
|1y Target Est||100.73|
Walmart is rolling out a new policy that allows its 1.44 million employees claim earned salary before payday. Financial experts caution that it could encourage impulsive spending.
Target strikes a big deal buying Shipt as the battle with online giants Amazon and Walmart heats up. But Amazon's dominance in the retail space continues to grow. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dan Roberts and Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief, Andy Serwer, discuss.
Target Corp. has become the latest retailer to make a big bet on same-day delivery service, with plans to acquire app-based delivery service Shipt for $550 million. The deal, which Minneapolis-based Target (TGT) announced Wednesday, capped off a year in which retailers that had been struggling to compete with the convenience of Amazon.com (AMZN) stepped up their approach to online shopping, offering more in-store pickup and delivery options. "This is continuing the trend we’ve seen this year of traditional brick-and-mortar retail not being willing to roll over and let Amazon take their market share," said Justin Greider, who leads JLL's retail real estate team in Central, North and West Florida.
Shares of Walmart have been on a tear this year, especially in Q4, and could end 2017 with a fresh opportunity for investors to buy.
Membership warehouse retailer Costco Wholesale topped fiscal first-quarter estimates late Thursday, helped by strong same-store sales and a surge in e-commerce.
The holiday season has seen a smashing start with retailers, especially online, enjoying strong sales on long promotions, heavy discounts and free shipping. Adobe expects 2017 be the first-ever holiday season to break $100 billion in online sales. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is ruling so far this holiday season.
The ability to gain access to paychecks before pay day is available to employees through the Even app. This is a financial management tool that lets employees withdraw their paychecks early eight times a year for free. Walmart notes that all of its employees will have access to the Even app.
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) just made a key acquisition that breathes new life into the retailer. The company is acquiring online grocery delivery company Shipt for $550 million. Having Shipt will allow customers to order items from Target and receive same-day delivery.
Walmart (WMT), Target (TGT), and Costco (COST), three of the nation’s largest mass merchandisers, saw pressure on their margins due to their continued business investments to strengthen their digital business ...
Ever since Amazon (AMZN) expanded into the grocery space with its Whole Foods acquisition, Walmart (WMT) has left no stone unturned to match the services of the e-commerce giant.
Target (TGT) recently announced the acquisition of Shipt, one of the leading online platforms that provides same-day delivery.