|Bid||113.74 x 1800|
|Ask||113.94 x 1200|
|Day's Range||113.86 - 115.31|
|52 Week Range||85.78 - 115.49|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.66|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||39.85|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.12 (1.85%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Walmart has entered into a global settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that resolves a more than seven-year investigation into the company’s compliance with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Through the settlements, which cover conduct that took place years ago, Walmart has agreed to a combined payment of $282.7 million. The global resolution ends all FCPA-related investigations or inquiries into Walmart and its subsidiaries by the DOJ and the SEC.
Companies from across the country attend informative two-day supplier event, culminating with pitches to Walmart buyers
ARMONK, N.Y., NEW YORK, KENILWORTH, N.J., and BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM), KPMG, Merck (MRK), and Walmart (WMT) today announced that the companies have been selected by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be included in a program in support of the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) that addresses requirements to identify, track and trace prescription medicines and vaccines distributed within the United States.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. and MINNEAPOLIS, June 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Walmart announced that it has reached an agreement with US Solar to subscribe to 36 of US Solar's community solar gardens located throughout the state of Minnesota. US Solar's 36 one-megawatt (MW) community solar gardens will generate clean, renewable energy and provide energy savings to Walmart locations in 13 separate counties.
Walmart Inc. will participate in dbAccess Global Consumer Conference in Paris on Tuesday, June 11. A discussion with Richard Mayfield, Walmart International executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com.
RESTON, Va. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., June 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrify America and Walmart announced today that more than 120 plus ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) charging stations are now operational and open to the public at Walmart stores across the U.S. Building upon the original commitment set forth in April 2018, the companies are planning to expand the relationship in the coming years with additional Electrify America charging stations located at Walmart stores across the country. Electrify America's continued collaboration with Walmart is expected to make the retailer one of the largest retail hosts of electric vehicle charging stations across the United States, and reinforces Walmart's broader mission to spark collective action – alongside key partners – to drive environmental sustainability and provide customers access to sustainable options.
Walmart U.S. today announced it is transforming its community engagement program, aimed at creating new and different ways to engage Walmart associates and customers in supporting their communities through its new Walmart Rise initiative. The company will give an additional $5,000 to every Walmart store and distribution center across the U.S. this year, totaling over $24 million, to help spark change in their local communities.
Walmart Inc. today announced shareholder voting results for its Formal Business and Annual Shareholders’ Meeting. Approximately 92 percent of all outstanding shares were present or represented by proxy at the meeting.
Walmart is committed to winning the future of retail and knows investing in its people is essential to serving customers today and in the future. To help prepare its workforce for tomorrow, the retailer is expanding its Live Better U education benefit to include new technology degrees and certificates for $1 a day and offering high school students a bridge into the workforce, including access to all its learning programs. These enhancements come a year after Walmart announced the education benefit, which is designed to help remove barriers — like cost, time and earning a relevant degree in a changing economy — that too often keep adult learners from furthering their educations.
Walmart Inc. (WMT) will hold its annual Associate and Shareholder meeting on Friday, June 7. Following this meeting, the company will host a Question and Answer session with the investment community. The session will be led by Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon and will begin at approximately 12:15 p.m. CDT.
With rain and flooding continuing and expected to worsen across much of the Midwest and South, and communities in Ohio, Kansas, Missouri, Indiana, and Texas still experiencing ongoing relief needs due to the recent outbreak of tornados, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org have committed to double the support provided so far this spring, bringing the total commitment to $1 million. As part of this commitment, Walmart is also working closely with local officials and government entities to help meet the needs of those affected. “We are grateful to all those providing relief during this historic and prolonged severe weather, which continues to impact states across the Midwest and South,” said Julie Gehrki, vice president, philanthropy at Walmart.
Today, Walmart announced it has appointed Suresh Kumar to a new elevated Chief Technology Officer and Chief Development Officer role reporting directly to President and CEO Doug McMillon. Kumar joins at a time when Walmart is rapidly transforming its customer and associate experiences, and he brings more than 25 years of technology leadership experience coming from Google, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM.
Walmart Inc. will participate in Bernstein’s 35th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Thursday, May 30. A discussion with Brett Biggs, Walmart executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be webcast live through the “Events” link at www.stock.walmart.com.
To help busy families, especially moms, who are dispensing antibiotics and other medications to sick little ones, Walmart is now offering FLAVORx with select liquid prescriptions for no additional cost at Neighborhood Market pharmacies. This allows moms, dads and caregivers to choose the flavor of medicine the child likes best—from grape to strawberry to mango to bubblegum—to get those important medications down in an easy, stress-free way. “We know our customers face a lot of challenges during the day and getting your child to swallow necessary medications shouldn’t be one of them,” said Jay Picklesimer, Senior Director of Walmart Neighborhood Market Health & Wellness Operations.
Walmart today announced the hiring of nearly 6,000 military spouses since launching the Military Spouse Career Connection (MSCC) on Veterans Day 2018. In its sixth month, the MSCC gives hiring preference to military spouses who seek employment with Walmart or Sam’s Club. This announcement comes at a time when more than 75 percent of our nation’s 500,000 military spouses want or need work, according to the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership.
BELLINGHAM, Wash., May 15, 2019 -- APANA and Walmart Inc. are expanding a water conservation pilot program at Walmart stores in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. As a result of.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Plug and Play announced plans to open a supply chain and logistics accelerator program in Northwest Arkansas. The new program will bring innovative startups from around the world to Northwest Arkansas and build upon the fast-growing region's robust innovation ecosystem.
In response to the floods and tornados that have continued to impact midwestern and southern states, including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota and Texas, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Walmart.org have committed to provide an additional $200,000 in support through cash and product donations, building on commitments of $150,000 made in March. Walmart.org represents the combined philanthropic efforts of both Walmart and the Walmart Foundation. The commitment includes up to $50,000 in product donations and $150,000 in grants to organizations actively engaged in responding to impacted communities such as Salvation Army Central and Southern Territories.
Walmart Inc. (WMT) today issued its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which details the company’s goals, progress and achievements for fiscal year 2019 toward its commitment to increase economic opportunity for associates and local communities, build sustainability in supply chains and activate climate change initiatives. Climate Change Impact Scenario Analysis – Walmart worked with an independent third-party consultant to better understand the nature of climate change and potential implications for the retail sector aiming to align with the scenario guidance set forth by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.
According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA), Americans retiring today are living longer, with significantly less money saved, amid ever-increasing costs. In addition, older adults are frequently targeted by scam artists because they are thought to be vulnerable and have a significant amount of money sitting in their accounts. Today, Walmart and NCOA announced a national pilot program to empower older adults to protect themselves from financial fraud.
The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today published its Final Report on the proposed merger of Asda and Sainsbury’s, resulting in prohibition of the merger. Despite the clear customer benefits of the proposed merger, as a result of the CMA’s findings, Asda, its parent Walmart and Sainsbury’s have mutually agreed to terminate the transaction.
Walmart Inc. (WMT) today issued its 2019 Annual Report and filed its Proxy Statement in preparation for the company’s upcoming Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. “This has been a period of significant change at Walmart,” said Walmart President and Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon in his letter to shareholders, associates and customers. The 2019 Annual Report provides shareholders with highlights of Walmart's achievements in the last fiscal year that contributed to the company’s strong momentum.
Campaign Aims to Help Feeding America Secure 1 Billion Meals for Local Food Banks
Today, Walmart announced a partnership with KIDBOX to offer Walmart.com customers an exclusive, curated stylebox for kids, with the option to receive seasonally, without a styling fee. The new Walmart KIDBOX stylebox will offer Walmart.com customers personalized style from more than 120 premium kids’ brands, including BCBG, Butter Super Soft, C&C California and Puma. Starting today, Walmart customers can order a Walmart KIDBOX stylebox by visiting Walmart.com and completing a short style quiz for their child.