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Wal Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

WMT on New York Consolidated

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2 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Wal-Mart reiterates FY 2017 Adj EPS Guidance Of $4.15-$4.35
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016 07:32am EDT 

Wal Mart Stores Inc : For Fiscal Year 2018, The Company Expects GAAP EPS To Be Relatively Flat To Fiscal Year 2017 Adjusted EPS . Will Be Increasing Investments In E-Commerce, Technology, Store Remodels And Other Customer Initiatives . Remains On Track To Generate Approximately $80 Billion In Operating Cash Flow From Fiscal Year 2017 Through Fiscal Year 2019 . FY2017 Earnings Per Share View $4.34 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Reiterates Fiscal Year 2017 GAAP EPS Guidance Of $4.29 To $4.49, Or Adjusted EPS Guidance Of $4.15 To $4.35 . Capital Investments Are Expected To Be Approximately $11.0 Billion For Fiscal Year 2018 .For Fiscal Year 2019, The Company Expects EPS Growth To Be Approximately 5%.  Full Article

Wal Mart Stores reports 10.8 percent passive stake in jd.com inc
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 05:08pm EDT 

Wal Mart Stores Inc : Reports 10.8 pct passive stake in jd.com inc, as of October 5, 2016 - SEC filing .Wal Mart Stores had earlier reported a 5.9 percent passive stake in jd.com as of June 20, 2016.  Full Article

U.S. CPSC says Walmart recalls tripod stools due to fall hazard
Thursday, 29 Sep 2016 01:15pm EDT 

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: Walmart recalls tripod stools due to fall hazard .Recall involves about 46,300 tripod stools.  Full Article

Walmart to process payments through Chasenet
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 09:02am EDT 

JPMorgan Chase & Co : Chasenet offers businesses guaranteed, fixed-rate pricing for chase visa credit and debit payments for term of contract . Walmart to process payments through Chasenet .Expanded relationship with Walmart to process payments on Chasenet, at 5,000+ Walmart, Sam's Club locations in U.S., at Sam's Club ecommerce.  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 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 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 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

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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.