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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

WMT on New York Consolidated

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20 Jan 2017
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Workday says Wal-Mart purchased subscription to Workday Human Capital Management, Recruiting, Learning and Planning
Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017 01:19pm EST 

Workday : Workday inc says Wal-Mart Stores has purchased a subscription to workday human capital management, recruiting, learning and planning .Is not updating financial guidance for Q4 of current fiscal year ending January 31, 2017 or for fiscal year ending January 31, 2018.  Full Article

Wal-Mart preparing another round of job cuts at its headquarters before end of month- WSJ, citing sources
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017 01:05pm EST 

: Wal-Mart Stores Inc is preparing another round of job cuts at its headquarters before the end of the month- WSJ, citing sources . Wal-Mart Stores plans to eliminate hundreds of jobs before the end of its fiscal year on Jan 31- WSJ, citing sources Source http://on.wsj.com/2i9WKUI ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

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

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U.S. department stores steady profitability boat even as sales slide

CHICAGO U.S. department store chains, hit by slowing sales for more than two years, have used layoffs, store closings and cutbacks to maintain one aspect of stability: profit margins.