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Wal Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N)

WMT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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6 Dec 2016
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Wal-Mart reports Q3 earnings per share $0.98
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016 07:09am EST 

Wal-Mart Stores Inc : Q3 earnings per share $0.98 . Currency negatively impacted EPS by about $0.03 in Q3 . Q3 constant currency revenue $120.3 billion, up 2.5 percent . Q3 e-commerce sales increased 20.6 percent on a constant currency basis . Q3 net sales $117.18 billion versus $116.6 billion . Q3 total revenues $118.18 billion versus $117.41 billion . Sees full-year GAAP EPS $4.34 to $4.49 (previously $4.29 to $4.49) . Sees adjusted full-year EPS $4.20 to $4.35 (previously $4.15 to $4.35) . Sees Q4 Walmart U.S. comparable sales up 1 percent to 1.5 percent . Sees Q4 Sam's Club comparable sales, without fuel up 1 percent to 1.5 percent . Q3 earnings per share view $0.96, revenue view $118.69 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . FY2017 earnings per share view $4.34 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S Source: http://bit.ly/2fYR5eD Further company coverage: [WMT.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Wal-Mart to invest $25 mln in China food safety research - Bloomberg
Wednesday, 19 Oct 2016 06:23am EDT 

Wal Mart Stores Inc :Wal-Mart Stores Inc and its foundation investing $25 million over five years in food safety research in China- Bloomberg.  Full Article

Global Logistic Properties leases 32,000 sqm to Walmart in China
Monday, 10 Oct 2016 07:01pm EDT 

Global Logistic Properties Ltd :GLP leases 32,000 sqm (344,000 sq ft) to Walmart in China.  Full Article

Wal Mart to cut 7,000 back-office store jobs- WSJ
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 11:30am EDT 

:Wal Mart Stores Inc to cut 7,000 back-office store jobs- WSJ.  Full Article

Wal Mart Q2 consolidated constant currency net sales up 2.3 pct
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 07:02am EDT 

Wal Mart Stores Inc : Currency negatively impacted qtrly EPS by approximately $0.03 . Qtrly Consolidated Constant Currency Net Sales Up 2.3 Percent .Qtrly Total U.S. Comparable Sales (Without Fuel) Up 1.4 Percent.  Full Article

Wal Mart Stores Q2 adj earnings per share $1.07
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 07:02am EDT 

Wal Mart Stores Inc : Q​2 earnings per share $1.21; Q2 adjusted earnings per share of $1.07; Q​2 total revenue $120.85 billion versus $120.23 billion . Q2 net sales $119.41 billion versus $119.33 billion . Q2 Walmart U.S. net sales $76.24 billion versus $73.96 billion . Q2 Sam's Club net sales $14.54 billion versus $14.73 billion . Sees Walmart U.S. comparable sales 1.0% to 1.5% for the 13-week period ending Oct. 28, 2016 . Q2 Walmart U.S. comparable sales (without fuel) up 1.6 percent . Q2 earnings per share view $1.02, revenue view $120.16 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 constant currency revenue $123.60 billion, up 2.8 percent; Q2 consolidated constant currency net sales up 2.3 percent . Q2 globally, on constant currency basis, e-commerce sales, GMV increased 11.8% and 13.0%, respectively . Q2 Walmart International net sales $28.62 billion versus $30.64 billion . Sees Q3 earnings per share $0.90 to $1.00; sees fiscal year 2017 adjusted EPS $4.15 to $4.35 . Sees Sam's Club comparable sales without fuel slightly positive for the 13-week period ending Oct. 28, 2016 . Q2 Sam's Club comparable sales (without fuel) up 0.6 percent . Q3 earnings per share view $0.94 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .FY2017 earnings per share view $4.27 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Wal-Mart to buy Jet.com for about $3.3 bln
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 08:59am EDT 

Wal-Mart Stores Inc : Walmart agrees to acquire Jet.Com, one of the fastest growing e-commerce companies in the U.S. . Says deal for $3 billion in cash and $300 million of Walmart shares . $300 million of Walmart shares will be paid over time as part of transaction . Believes will obtain necessary regulatory approvals to complete transaction, both companies intend to make necessary filings in near future . Walmart and Jet will maintain distinct brands . Walmart.com will focus on delivering company's "everyday low price strategy" .Financial advisors to Walmart on transaction were Allen & Company and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC.  Full Article

Wal Mart in talks to buy Jet.com, which could be valued at $3 bln - WSJ
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 11:25am EDT 

:Wal Mart is in talks to buy online discount retailer Jet.com, which could be valued at $3 billion - WSJ, citing sources.  Full Article

Wal Mart in talks to buy web retailer Jet.com - CNBC
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 11:24am EDT 

: Wal Mart in talks to buy web retailer Jet.com - CNBC, citing DJ Further company coverage: [WMT.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

Sam's Club selects Salesforce to change membership engagement
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 08:00am EDT 

Salesforce.Com Inc :Sam's club chooses Salesforce to digitally transform its membership engagement.  Full Article

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Wal-Mart to settle U.S. lawsuit over benefits for same-sex spouses

Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Friday said it would pay $7.5 million to settle a U.S. lawsuit claiming it discriminated against gay employees nationwide by denying health benefits to their spouses.