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

Analyst price target for WMT

Based on 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Walmart Inc.
Min Forecast
$98.00-32.34%
Avg Forecast
$158.15+9.18%
Max Forecast
$180.00+24.27%

Should I buy or sell WMT stock?

Strong Buy
Strong Buy
15 analysts 65.22%
Buy
3 analysts 13.04%
Hold
4 analysts 17.39%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 4.35%

Forecast return on equity

Is WMT forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
23.49%
Industry
35.55%
Market
62.3%
WMT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 4 years (23.49%); 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
7.62%
Industry
8.36%
Market
19.84%
WMT is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (7.62%) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (8.36%)
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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 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.55-20.44%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.79-16.9%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$6.10-12.53%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of -4.46% 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 7 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$554.7B+1.08%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$557.0B+1.51%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$577.2B+5.19%
WMT's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 1.45% 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
-4.46%
Industry
2.45%
Market
20.63%
WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (-4.46% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (2.45%)
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WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (-4.46% per year) than the US market average (20.63%)
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WMT's earnings are forecast to grow slower (-4.46% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.1%)
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WMT revenue growth forecast

How is WMT forecast to perform vs Consumer Defensive companies and vs the US market?
Company
1.45%
Industry
3.25%
Market
14.47%
WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.45% per year) than the US Consumer Defensive industry average (3.25%)
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WMT's revenues are forecast to grow slower (1.45% per year) than the US market average (14.47%)
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Walmart Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Walmart Stock a good buy in 2020, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 23 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: WMT) stock is to Strong Buy WMT stock.

Out of 23 analysts, 15 (65.22%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Buy, 3 (13.04%) are recommending WMT as a Buy, 4 (17.39%) are recommending WMT as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending WMT as a Sell, and 1 (4.35%) are recommending WMT as a Strong Sell.

What is WMT's Price Target?

According to 24 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year WMT price target, the average WMT price target is $158.15, with the highest WMT stock price forecast at $180.00 and the lowest WMT stock price forecast at $98.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Walmart's share price could reach $158.15 by Jan 15, 2022. The average Walmart stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 9.18% from the current WMT share price of $144.85.

What is WMT's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual earnings growth rate of -4.46% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 2.45%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 20.63%.

Walmart's earnings in 2020 is $19,742,000,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2021 to be $15,713,160,041, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $15,302,265,865, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $15,869,016,453. On average, 15 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's earnings for 2022 to be $16,413,097,017, with the lowest WMT earnings forecast at $15,585,641,159, and the highest WMT earnings forecast at $18,051,006,215.

In 2023, WMT is forecast to generate $17,276,541,537 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $16,860,829,981 and the highest earnings forecast at $17,682,618,333.

What is WMT's revenue growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 1.45% is not forecast to beat the US Consumer Defensive industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 3.25%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 14.47%.

Walmart's revenue in 2020 is $548,743,000,000.On average, 7 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2021 to be $1,571,866,480,465,477, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,565,727,843,327,264, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,577,489,334,896,433. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast WMT's revenue for 2022 to be $1,578,407,717,384,851, with the lowest WMT revenue forecast at $1,520,237,607,413,550, and the highest WMT revenue forecast at $1,605,479,729,541,528.

In 2023, WMT is forecast to generate $1,635,761,156,761,937 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $1,610,512,474,759,416 and the highest revenue forecast at $1,648,957,717,493,968.

What is WMT's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: WMT) Walmart's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $6.97. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $5.55 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.40, and the highest EPS forecast at $5.60. On average, analysts forecast that WMT's EPS will be $5.79 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.50, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.37. In 2023, WMT's EPS is forecast to hit $6.10 (min: $5.95, max: $6.24).

What is WMT's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROE is 23.49%, which is considered strong.

What is WMT's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2024?

(NYSE: WMT) forecast ROA is 7.62%, which is lower than the forecast US Consumer Defensive industry average of 8.36%.
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