Walmart moved -1.2% this evening session, trading between a high of $160.95 and a low of $159.0 per share. Yesterday the stock finished at $161.0 per share, compared to an average analyst target price of $179.08.
Walmart Inc. engages in the operation of retail, wholesale, and other units worldwide. The large-cap department/specialty retail stores company is based in the United States, and over the last twelve months it has returned a dividend yield of 1.4%. Walmart has trailing twelve months earnings per share (EPS) of 5.2, which at today's prices amounts to a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 30.6.
Based on its expected future earnings growth, the company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 3.39. Usually a PEG ratio between 0 and 1 indicates a potentially undervalued company.
Overview of the Company's Gross Margins:
|Date Reported||Revenue ($ k)||Cost of Revenue ($ k)||Gross Margins (%)||YoY Growth (%)|
Walmart's 24.8% average gross margins are thinner than the 23.25% average of the Department Store industry, implying that the firm might be lacking in competitivity.