Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT)

Walmart Seeks Patent for Warehouse Floating in the Sky

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) apparently wants to move goods without the need for roads, trucks or airplanes. At least that is what a patent filing hints. A document filed ...
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Can Walmart Beat Amazon as an Advertising Platform?

One often-cited reason for the rash of e-commerce acquisitions by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is that sites like Jet.com, Bonobos, Hayneedle, Moosejaw and Modcloth give the retail giant a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Blue Apron, Gap, Harmony Gold, Myriad Genetics, Noble, Walmart and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Friday after Thursday's big-sell-off. Even with the turmoil in Washington, D.C., the markets are still very close to all-time highs. The one ...
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Cisco, Walmart Tank DJIA on Thursday

August 17, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday as traders looked more closed at the FOMC and wondered how the Fed will choose to deal with inflation. The Fed may also ...
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How Sam’s Club Stacks Up Against Costco

When Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported fiscal second-quarter results Thursday morning, a noticeable laggard appeared in the results of the company's three segments. Operating income at the company's Sam's ...
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Why Walmart Earnings Disappointed Investors

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported second-quarter fiscal 2018 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The retailing giant posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.08 on total revenues ...
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Walmart, Cisco, Alibaba and More Earnings to Watch For This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back from their ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is developing a self-driving truck, according to an exclusive report by Reuters. It has filed with Nevada to begin to test the vehicle there. Essential Products, ...
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Is Walmart Chasing Another Online Retailer?

Continuing on the path that brought e-commerce sites like Jet.com, Bonobos and ModCloth into its tent, mega-retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is reported to be discussing another acquisition. This ...
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Apple, Goldman Sachs Lift DJIA on Monday

August 7, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday but trading was lackluster for most of the day as economic news was almost totally absent and the morning earnings reports did not ...
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Why Apple Isn’t the Only Dow Stock That Analysts Are Thrilled About

This current earnings season has been a roller-coaster for Dow stocks. Although a few have underperformed, there have been a couple that have completely changed the game. In the final ...
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5 Mega-Cap Family Businesses to Own the Rest of 2017 and Beyond

When most of us think of a family-owned business, we may think of a local grocer or a specialty clothing or antique store in our area. The reality is some ...
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Why Analysts Are Growing More Bullish on 3 Dow Stocks That Aren’t Apple

This earnings season has been absolutely explosive for Dow stocks. Last week Boeing knocked it out of the park and the stock rose over 13%, and this week Apple helped ...
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Shopping for Groceries Online: Can Walmart Face Down Amazon?

Ever since Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced its offer to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), a lot of attention has been focused on shopping online for groceries. Who ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Caterpillar, Pfizer, Royal Caribbean, Shopify, Under Armour, Walmart and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher yet again on Wednesday for all-time highs on the Dow and S&P 500, with the Dow challenging 22,000 for the first time ever after ...
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