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Walmart Inc (WMT)

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Walmart Inc Raises Annual Dividend To $2.12 Per Share
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 07:03am EST 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART RAISES ANNUAL DIVIDEND TO $2.12 PER SHARE, MARKING 46TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF DIVIDEND INCREASES.WALMART - APPROVED AN ANNUAL CASH DIVIDEND FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020 OF $2.12 PER SHARE.WALMART - NEW ANNUAL DIVIDEND IS INCREASE OF APPROXIMATELY TWO PERCENT FROM $2.08 PER SHARE PAID FOR LAST FISCAL YEAR.WALMART - IN FISCAL YEAR 2019, WALMART RETURNED $13.5 BILLION TO SHAREHOLDERS IN FORM OF DIVIDENDS AND SHARE REPURCHASES.  Full Article

Walmart Reports Quarterly Earnings Per Share Of $1.27
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 07:01am EST 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::QUARTERLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.27.QUARTERLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.41.QUARTERLY TOTAL REVENUE $138.79 BILLION VERSUS $136.27 BILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.33, REVENUE VIEW $138.65 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.EXCLUDING CURRENCY, QUARTERLY TOTAL REVENUE WAS $140.5 BILLION, UP $4.2 BILLION, OR 3.1%.QUARTERLY WALMART U.S. COMP SALES, WITHOUT FUEL UP 4.2 PERCENT.WALMART SAYS REITERATES FISCAL 2020 GUIDANCE.FY2020 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $4.72, REVENUE VIEW $528.99 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QUARTERLY NET SALES $137.74 BILLION VERSUS $135.15 BILLION.QUARTERLY WALMART U.S. NET SALES $90.52 BILLION VERSUS $86.58 BILLION.QUARTERLY WALMART INTERNATIONAL NET SALES $32.32 BILLION VERSUS $33.09 BILLION.QUARTERLY SAM'S CLUB NET SALES $14.91 BILLION VERSUS $15.48 BILLION.QUARTERLY SAM'S CLUB COMPARABLE SALES, WITHOUT FUEL UP 3.3 PERCENT.QUARTERLY TOTAL U.S. COMPARABLE SALES, WITHOUT FUEL UP 4 PERCENT.QUARTERLY WALMART U.S. ECOMMERCE CONTINUED TO BENEFIT FROM EXPANSION OF GROCERY PICKUP, DELIVERY, BROADER ASSORTMENT ON WALMART.COM.QUARTERLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE EXCLUDES EFFECT OF CHARGE OF $0.17 DUE TO ADJUSTMENT IN PROVISIONAL AMOUNT RELATED TO TAX REFORM.QUARTERLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE ALSO EXCLUDES EFFECT OF UNREALIZED GAIN OF $0.03 ON CO'S EQUITY INVESTMENT IN JD.COM.  Full Article

Walmart Inc - Walmart U.S. Q4 Comp Sales Grew 4.2 pct
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 07:01am EST 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART U.S. Q4 COMP SALES GREW 4.2% AND WALMART U.S. ECOMMERCE SALES GREW 43%, Q4 2019 GAAP EPS OF $1.27; ADJUSTED EPS OF $1.41, FISCAL YEAR 2019 GAAP EPS OF $2.26; ADJUSTED EPS OF $4.91, COMPANY REITERATES FISCAL 2020 GUIDANCE.Q4 SAME STORE SALES ROSE 4.2 PERCENT.Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.27.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.33 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Flipkart Says Co Committed To Doing Everything To Be Compliant With New E-Commerce Rules
Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 10:25pm EST 

Feb 1 (Reuters) - Flipkart::FLIPKART SAYS CO COMMITTED TO DOING EVERYTHING TO BE COMPLIANT WITH NEW E-COMMERCE RULES.FLIPKART SAYS SIGNIFICANT WORK REQUIRED TO CHANGE SUPPLY CHAINS AND SYSTEMS.FLIPKART SAYS CO BELIEVES THAT POLICY SHOULD BE CREATED IN A CONSULTATIVE, MARKET-DRIVEN MANNER.  Full Article

Massmart Holdings Sees 2018 HEPS 385.4 - 454.2 Cents
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 07:41am EST 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Massmart Holdings Ltd ::SALES UPDATE AND TRADING STATEMENT FOR THE 52-WEEK PERIOD ENDED 30 DECEMBER 2018.MASSMART'S TOTAL SALES FOR 52-WEEK PERIOD OF R90.9 BLN INCREASED BY 2.9 PCT.2018 GROSS MARGINS OF 19.46 PCT WERE 18BPS BELOW THOSE FOR 2017 52-WEEK PERIOD.SALES GROWTH SLOWED IN ALL DIVISIONS APART FROM MASSDISCOUNTERS IN BOTH NOV AND DEC.MASSMART HOLDINGS LTD SEES 2018 HEPS 385.4 - 454.2 CENTS.MASSMART HOLDINGS LTD SEES 2018 NORMALISED HEPS 440.4 - 501.6 CENTS.  Full Article

Myntra and Jabong CEO Ananth Narayanan Resigns
Monday, 14 Jan 2019 06:14am EST 

Jan 14 (Reuters) - Myntra::MYNTRA JABONG CEO ANANTH NARAYANAN RESIGNS.AMAR NAGARAM HAS BEEN NAMED AS HEAD, MYNTRA AND JABONG, REPORTING TO KALYAN KRISHNAMURTHY, CEO OF FLIPKART GROUP.NARAYANAN DECIDED TO STEP DOWN AS CEO OF MYNTRA AND JABONG TO PURSUE EXTERNAL OPPORTUNITIES.  Full Article

Walmart Announces A New Pilot With Autonomous Vehicle Company, Udelv
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 01:38pm EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::WALMART - ANNOUNCING A NEW PILOT WITH AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE COMPANY, UDELV.WALMART - PILOT PROGRAM WITH UDELV WILL TAKE PLACE IN SURPRISE, ARIZONA.  Full Article

Sam's Club And Dynavax Technologies Announce Collaboration To Make Hepatitis B Vaccine
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 09:00am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Dynavax Technologies Corp ::SAM’S CLUB AND DYNAVAX TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION TO MAKE HEPLISAV-B® [HEPATITIS B VACCINE (RECOMBINANT), ADJUVANTED] AVAILABLE TO SAM’S CLUB PATIENTS.DYNAVAX TECHNOLOGIES - CO, SAM'S CLUB TEAMED UP TO INTRODUCE HEPLISAV-B INTO SAM'S CLUB RETAIL PHARMACIES NATION-WIDE IN U.S..  Full Article

Walmart Says Hurricanes Had Marginal Benefit To Walmart U.S. Comp Sales In Q3
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 07:44am EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::SAYS HURRICANES IN Q3 HAD MARGINAL BENEFIT TO WALMART U.S. COMP SALES THIS YEAR COMPARED TO 30-50 BASIS POINT BENEFIT LAST YEAR - PRESENTATION.SAYS LAPPING ABOUT $150 MILLION IMPAIRMENT CHARGE IN Q3 FROM DECISION TO EXIT SOME PROPERTIES IN 1 INTERNATIONAL MARKET IN Q3, BENEFITING FROM DECONSOLIDATION OF BRAZIL THIS YEAR.SAYS WALMART BRAZIL MAJORITY STAKE SALE LED TO $1.3 BILLION NET SALES HEADWIND AT WALMART INTERNATIONAL PARTIALLY OFFSET BY FLIPKART SALES FOR ABOUT HALF OF QUARTER.  Full Article

Walmart Sees FY19 Gaap EPS Of $2.26 To $2.36
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 07:02am EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc ::SEES FY19 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.26 TO $2.36; SEES FY19 ADJUSTED. EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.75 TO $4.85.SEES FY19 COMP SALES, EXCLUDING FUEL, AT WALMART U.S. OF AT LEAST 3 PERCENT VERSUS PREVIOUS GUIDANCE OF "ABOUT 3%".FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $4.79 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

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For Sainsbury and Asda, watchdog's analysis leaves merger in serious doubt

LONDON Sainsbury's planned 7.3 billion pound ($9.5 billion) takeover of Walmart's Asda can only be salvaged if Britain's competition regulator fundamentally changes its analysis of Britain's grocery market, experts said on Thursday.