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

Analyst price target for WMT

Based on 15 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Walmart Inc.
Min Forecast
$131.00-6.28%
Avg Forecast
$151.20+8.17%
Max Forecast
$180.00+28.77%

Should I buy or sell WMT stock?

Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 43.75%
Buy
6 analysts 37.5%
Hold
2 analysts 12.5%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 6.25%

WMT stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Simeon Gutman
Morgan Stanley
Strong BuyMaintains$154.00+10.17%2021-02-22
Paul Trussell
Deutsche Bank
Strong BuyMaintains$168.00+20.19%2020-11-18
Edward Yruma
KeyBanc
Strong BuyMaintains$180.00+28.77%2020-11-18
Robert Drbul
Guggenheim
Strong BuyMaintains$150.00+7.31%2020-08-19
Michael Baker
DA Davidson
Strong BuyMaintains$154.00+10.17%2020-08-19
Michael Lasser
UBS
Strong BuyUpgrades$135.00-3.42%2020-06-22
Paul Lejuez
Citigroup
Strong BuyAssumes$140.00+0.16%2020-04-23
Bobby Griffin
Raymond James
BuyMaintains$155.00+10.89%2021-02-19
Anonymous
RBC Capital
BuyUpgrades$170.00+21.62%2020-12-21
Rupesh Parikh
Oppenheimer
BuyMaintains$152.00+8.74%2020-09-22

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Forecast return on equity

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
22.77%
Industry
42.06%
Market
32,369.88%
WMT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (22.77%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
7.3%
Industry
9.68%
Market
11,660.33%
WMT is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (7.3%) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (9.68%)
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WMT earnings per share forecast

What is WMT's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.42+13.64%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.89+23.46%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$6.51+36.55%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 10.52% per year, which is not exceptional
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WMT revenue forecast

What is WMT's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$547.2B-2.13%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$561.2B+0.37%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$584.6B+4.55%
WMT's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 1.31% per year, which is not exceptional
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WMT earnings growth forecast

How is WMT forecast to perform vs Consumer Defensive companies and vs the US market?
Company
10.52%
Industry
14.85%
Market
23.13%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (10.52% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (14.85%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (10.52% per year) than the US market average (23.13%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (10.52% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.7%)
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WMT revenue growth forecast

How is WMT forecast to perform vs Consumer Defensive companies and vs the US market?
Company
1.31%
Industry
4.14%
Market
15.05%
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.31% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (4.14%)
Forecast
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.31% per year) than the US market average (15.05%)
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Walmart Stock Forecast FAQ

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

The consensus among 16 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: WMT) stock is to Buy WMT stock.

Out of 16 analysts, 7 (43.75%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Buy, 6 (37.5%) are recommending WMT as a Buy, 2 (12.5%) are recommending WMT as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending WMT as a Sell, and 1 (6.25%) 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 10.52% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 14.85%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 23.13%.

Walmart's earnings in 2021 is $13,510,000,000.On average, 15 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2022 to be $15,336,710,219, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $14,938,629,689, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $16,805,958,400. On average, 13 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2023 to be $16,662,230,675, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $16,240,101,215, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $17,767,915,615.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $18,427,988,022 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $17,711,329,897 and the highest earnings forecast at $19,041,094,282.

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

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.31% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 4.14%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 15.05%.

Walmart's revenue in 2021 is $559,151,000,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2022 to be $1,548,282,803,998,071, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,515,828,130,214,501, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,594,752,475,763,234. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2023 to be $1,587,907,946,471,061, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,540,182,340,536,916, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,651,346,682,141,012.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $1,654,037,717,839,524 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $1,637,116,533,940,462 and the highest revenue forecast at $1,686,333,631,901,928.

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

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROA is 7.3%, which is lower than the forecast US Consumer Defensive industry average of 9.68%.

What is WMT's Price Target?

According to 15 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year WMT price target, the average WMT price target is $151.20, with the highest WMT stock price forecast at $180.00 and the lowest WMT stock price forecast at $131.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Walmart's share price could stay at $151.20 by Feb 22, 2022. The average Walmart stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current WMT share price of $139.78.

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

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $4.77. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $5.42 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.28, and the highest EPS forecast at $5.94. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $5.89 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.74, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.28. In 2024, WMT's EPS is forecast to hit $6.51 (min: $6.26, max: $6.73).

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

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROE is 22.77%, which is considered strong.
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