WallStreetZen

NYSE: WMT
Walmart Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for WMT

Based on 14 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Walmart Inc.
Min Forecast
$131.00-8.1%
Avg Forecast
$161.50+13.29%
Max Forecast
$181.00+26.97%

Should I buy or sell WMT stock?

Based on 14 analysts offering ratings for Walmart Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
8 analysts 57.14%
Buy
4 analysts 28.57%
Hold
1 analysts 7.14%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 7.14%

WMT stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Citigroup
Top 6%
95
Strong BuyMaintains$179.00+25.57%2021-05-19
UBS
Top 12%
89
Strong BuyMaintains$170.00+19.26%2021-05-19
Deutsche Bank
Top 3%
98
Strong BuyMaintains$181.00+26.97%2021-05-19
Anonymous
Morgan Stanley
Strong BuyMaintains$160.00+12.24%2021-05-19
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 1%
1
Strong BuyMaintains$154.00+8.03%2021-02-22
KeyBanc
Top 1%
100
Strong BuyMaintains$180.00+26.27%2020-11-18
Guggenheim
Top 19%
82
Strong BuyMaintains$150.00+5.23%2020-08-19
DA Davidson
Top 3%
98
Strong BuyMaintains$154.00+8.03%2020-08-19
RBC Capital
Top 5%
96
BuyMaintains$173.00+21.36%2021-05-19
Raymond James
Top 8%
93
BuyMaintains$165.00+15.75%2021-05-19

1 of 2

Forecast return on equity

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
24.38%
Industry
39.6%
Market
59.33%
WMT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (24.38%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
Forecast

Forecast return on assets

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
8.07%
Industry
9.73%
Market
15.31%
WMT is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (8.07%) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (9.73%)
Forecast

WMT earnings per share forecast

What is WMT's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.96+37.64%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$6.31+45.65%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$6.82+57.43%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 15.91% per year, which is not exceptional
Forecast

WMT revenue forecast

What is WMT's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$551.9B-1.94%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$566.6B+0.66%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$584.5B+3.85%
WMT's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 1.21% per year, which is not exceptional
Forecast

WMT earnings growth forecast

How is WMT forecast to perform vs Consumer Defensive companies and vs the US market?
Company
15.91%
Industry
12.54%
Market
18.21%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (15.91% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (12.54%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (15.91% per year) than the US market average (18.21%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (15.91% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.2%)
Forecast

WMT revenue growth forecast

How is WMT forecast to perform vs Consumer Defensive companies and vs the US market?
Company
1.21%
Industry
4.8%
Market
13.5%
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.21% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (4.8%)
Forecast
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.21% per year) than the US market average (13.5%)
Forecast

Walmart Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Walmart Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 14 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: WMT) stock is to Strong Buy WMT stock.

Out of 14 analysts, 8 (57.14%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Buy, 4 (28.57%) are recommending WMT as a Buy, 1 (7.14%) are recommending WMT as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending WMT as a Sell, and 1 (7.14%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Sell.

What is WMT's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 15.91% is forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 12.54%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.21%.

Walmart's earnings in 2021 is $12,250,000,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2022 to be $16,700,789,725, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $16,252,446,377, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $17,485,390,584. On average, 12 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2023 to be $17,672,293,718, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $17,037,047,236, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $18,466,141,659.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $19,101,388,141 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $18,830,420,629 and the highest earnings forecast at $19,615,021,489.

What is WMT's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.21% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 4.8%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 13.5%.

Walmart's revenue in 2021 is $562,839,000,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2022 to be $1,546,485,792,509,555, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,521,782,572,799,098, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,561,397,742,713,305. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2023 to be $1,587,585,374,009,277, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,566,040,338,085,159, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,615,240,976,700,610.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $1,637,866,167,023,793 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $1,611,424,453,948,036 and the highest revenue forecast at $1,670,157,432,577,956.

What is WMT's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROA is 8.07%, which is lower than the forecast US Consumer Defensive industry average of 9.73%.

What is WMT's Price Target?

According to 14 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year WMT price target, the average WMT price target is $161.50, with the highest WMT stock price forecast at $181.00 and the lowest WMT stock price forecast at $131.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Walmart's share price could stay at $161.50 by May 19, 2022. The average Walmart stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current WMT share price of $142.55.

What is WMT's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $4.33. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $5.96 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.80, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.24. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $6.31 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.08, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.59. In 2024, WMT's EPS is forecast to hit $6.82 (min: $6.72, max: $7.00).

What is WMT's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROE is 24.38%, which is considered strong.
WallStreetZen does not provide financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes and is not advice. WallStreetZen does not bear any responsibility for any losses or damage that may occur as a result of reliance on this data.