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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

WMT on New York Consolidated

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22 Sep 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

‍Walmart Canada announces launch of its online grocery pickup service​
Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017 08:12am EDT 

Sept 12 (Reuters) - ‍Walmart Canada :‍Walmart Canada announces launch of its online grocery pickup service​.  Full Article

Walmart provides hurricane Irma facility closure information
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 02:32pm EDT 

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Wal-mart Stores Inc ::Walmart says due to hurricane Irma's impact on Florida, some facilities will close or adjust hours of operation‍​.  Full Article

Walmart to open 1,000th online grocery pickup location on Sept. 7
Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 12:11pm EDT 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::Walmart to open its 1,000th online grocery pickup location on Thursday, Sept. 7.  Full Article

Asda to cut hundreds of head office jobs - the Independent
Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 11:12am EDT 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - :Asda to cut hundreds of head office jobs - Independent.  Full Article

Walmart expands global online marketplace to Walmart Canada's flagship online store
Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 06:01am EDT 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - Wal-mart Stores Inc :‍walmart Canada - Walmart announced expansion of its global online marketplace to Walmart Canada's flagship online store, walmart.ca​.  Full Article

Massmart records H1 HEPS of 151.8 cents
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 11:21pm EDT 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Massmart Holdings Ltd :H1 HEADLINE EPS 151.8 CENTS VERSUS 148.2 CENTS A YEAR AGO.H1 HEADLINE EARNINGS 328.6 MILLION RAND VERSUS 320.6 MILLION RAND A YEAR AGO.H1 REVENUE 42.63 BILLION RAND VERSUS 42.47 BILLION RAND YEAR AGO.H1 PROFIT BEFORE TAXATION 483.0 MILLION RAND VERSUS 539.9 MILLION RAND YEAR AGO.LIKELY THAT SALES GROWTH MAY IMPROVE SLIGHTLY IN SECOND HALF OF 2017 COMPARED TO FIRST HALF.GROSS INTERIM CASH DIVIDEND OF 76.00 CENTS PER SHARE, IN RESPECT OF THE PERIOD ENDED 25 JUNE 2017 HAS BEEN DECLARED.  Full Article

Wal-Mart to enter voice-shopping market via Google platform
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 06:42am EDT 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::Google enters partnership with Walmart to bring users products that can be bought through Google Home or the Google Express website or app.  Full Article

Wal-Mart says currency fluctuations negatively impacted International sales by $1.0 bln in quarter
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 07:24am EDT 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::Currency exchange rate fluctuations negatively impacted Walmart International net sales by $1.0 billion in quarter.Divestitures of Yihaodian and Suburbia created headwind of nearly $520 million for Walmart International's sales in the quarter - presentation.In China, inventory grew at a slower rate than sales for Walmart International during the quarter.  Full Article

Wal-Mart Stores Q2 adj. earnings per share $1.08
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 07:01am EDT 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::Q2 earnings per share $0.96; Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.08; Q2 net sales $121.95 billion versus $119.41 billion; Q2 total revenue $123.36 billion versus $120.85 billion.Q2 earnings per share view $1.07, revenue view $122.84 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 Walmart U.S. net sales $78.74 billion versus $76.24 billion; Q2 Walmart U.S. comparable sales ex. fuel up 1.8 percent.Q2 Walmart International net sales $28.33 billion versus $28.62 billion.Q2 Sam’S Club net sales $14.88 billion versus $14.54 billion; Q2 Sam's Club comparable sales ex. fuel up 1.2 percent.Sees Q3 earnings per share $0.90 to $0.98; sees Q3 Walmart U.S. comparable sales ex. fuel up 1.5 percent to 2 percent; sees Q3 Sam’s Club comparable sales ex. fuel up 1 percent to 1.5 percent.Q3 earnings per share view $0.98 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2018 earnings per share $4.18 to $4.28; sees FY 2018 adjusted earnings per share $4.30 to $4.40.FY2018 earnings per share view $4.37 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Says second quarter EPS included a charge of $0.17 for loss on extinguishment of debt.  Full Article

Rapha says RZC investments now majority shareholder in business
Tuesday, 8 Aug 2017 01:00am EDT 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - :Rapha strengthens leadership position and growth ambitions with investment from RZC.US-based RZC investments is now majority shareholder in business.Simon Mottram will remain as Chief Executive and has retained a significant part of his stake in business.William Blair, Pinsent Masons and Withers advised company on transaction.  Full Article

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Wal-Mart tests direct-to-fridge; Amazon ups restaurant game

Wal-Mart Stores Inc is testing a service to stock groceries directly to customers' refrigerators as it seeks to take on e-commerce giant Amazon.com. | Video