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Walmart Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for WMT

Based on 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Walmart Inc.
Min Forecast
$156.00+5.16%
Avg Forecast
$173.38+16.88%
Max Forecast
$196.00+32.13%

Should I buy or sell WMT stock?

Based on 16 analysts offering ratings for Walmart Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
10 analysts 62.5%
Buy
5 analysts 31.25%
Hold
1 analysts 6.25%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

WMT stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Goldman Sachs
Bottom 3%
3
Strong BuyMaintains$196.00+32.13%2021-10-19
Baird
Top 11%
90
BuyMaintains$170.00+14.60%2021-08-18
MKM Partners
Top 31%
70
HoldMaintains$156.00+5.16%2021-08-18
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 1%
1
Strong BuyMaintains$170.00+14.60%2021-08-18
Deutsche Bank
Top 5%
96
Strong BuyMaintains$185.00+24.71%2021-08-18
Raymond James
Top 5%
96
BuyMaintains$170.00+14.60%2021-08-18
Credit Suisse
Top 32%
69
BuyMaintains$166.00+11.91%2021-08-18
UBS
Top 12%
89
Strong BuyMaintains$180.00+21.34%2021-08-18
Barclays
Bottom 7%
7
Strong BuyMaintains$170.00+14.60%2021-08-18
Telsey Advisory Group
Top 2%
99
BuyMaintains$175.00+17.97%2021-08-18

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Forecast return on equity

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
24.65%
Industry
45.48%
Market
17.31%
WMT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (24.65%); 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
8.32%
Industry
11.33%
WMT is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (8.32%) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (11.33%)
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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 13 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$6.30+76.47%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$6.64+85.99%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$7.12+99.44%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow at an exceptional rate of 25.49% per year
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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
$565.4B-0.13%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$577.9B+2.08%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$594.5B+5%
WMT's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 1.58% 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
25.49%
Industry
13.02%
Market
18.33%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (25.49% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (13.02%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (25.49% per year) than the US market average (18.33%)
Forecast
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow faster (25.49% 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
1.58%
Industry
2.23%
Market
11.75%
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.58% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (2.23%)
Forecast
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.58% per year) than the US market average (11.75%)
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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 Strong Buy WMT stock.

Out of 16 analysts, 10 (62.5%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Buy, 5 (31.25%) are recommending WMT as a Buy, 1 (6.25%) are recommending WMT as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending WMT as a Sell, and 0 (0%) 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 25.49% is forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 13.02%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.33%.

Walmart's earnings in 2021 is $10,050,000,000.On average, 13 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2022 to be $17,567,536,241, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $17,288,686,459, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $17,790,616,066. On average, 13 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2023 to be $18,515,625,498, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $17,846,386,022, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $19,380,059,821.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $19,854,104,450 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $19,686,794,581 and the highest earnings forecast at $20,077,184,275.

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

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.58% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 2.23%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.75%.

Walmart's revenue in 2021 is $566,145,000,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2022 to be $1,576,573,875,667,413, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,562,919,563,894,208, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,591,952,845,454,837. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2023 to be $1,611,492,426,870,597, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,565,922,497,192,258, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,631,876,884,085,635.

In 2024, WMT is forecast to generate $1,657,695,989,696,163 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $1,603,575,862,051,488 and the highest revenue forecast at $1,691,904,318,871,104.

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

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROA is 8.32%, which is lower than the forecast US Consumer Defensive industry average of 11.33%.

What is WMT's Price Target?

According to 16 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year WMT price target, the average WMT price target is $173.38, with the highest WMT stock price forecast at $196.00 and the lowest WMT stock price forecast at $156.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Walmart's share price could stay at $173.38 by Oct 19, 2022. The average Walmart stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current WMT share price of $148.34.

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

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $3.57. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $6.30 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.20, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.38. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $6.64 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.40, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.95. In 2024, WMT's EPS is forecast to hit $7.12 (min: $7.06, max: $7.20).

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

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROE is 24.65%, which is considered strong.
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