Walmart Stock (WMT)

Walmart stock represents the largest retailer in the world. With growing earnings, well managed and a global presence Walmart Stock is worthy as a stock investment.

Walmart Stock (WMT) Plunge Opens New Trade – Nov 17 2016

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Walmart Stock (WMT) Plunge Opens New Trade – Nov 17 2016

There were too many negatives out of the latest quarterly earnings for Walmart Stock to be able to continue its climb. Everything from disappointing revenue growth, to its online store costs and even growth at some of its smaller outlets was disappointing. Walmart Stock Sinks With a flat sales forecast for 2017 and expenses mounting, the stock will probably stay under pressure for some time. This article is a strategy discussion of the approach I have taken to Walmart Stock throughout this past year. While…

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock (WMT) Drops Today – Oct 6 2016

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock (WMT) Drops Today – Oct 6 2016

Retailer Walmart is seeing its stock drop today as the company’s outlook disappointed investors. Walmart Outlook Sinks Stock The company plans on opening fewer new stores and focusing more on their e-commerce. While some of their ideas for e-commerce may draw in investors, such as their declining purchase cost depending on payment method, product quantity, whether it will be final sale, etc., it is an unknown entity that looks like it could cut into Walmart revenue numbers and investors hate uncertainty. The company also announced…

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Trade Alerts As Walmart Stock Outlook for 2016 Disappoints – Feb 18 2016

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Trade Alerts As Walmart Stock Outlook for 2016 Disappoints – Feb 18 2016

Retailer Walmart disappointed investors this morning on its flat sales outlook for 2016. This sent Walmart Stock down by 5% this morning.  This is reminiscent of November last year when the stock fell on disappointing earnings outlook. Walmart Stock Dividend Boosted 2% While boosting the dividend 2% to bring it to an even $2.00 annually, the company indicated they expect sales growth to be “relatively flat”. The dividend increase places the return on Walmart Stock to 3.1% this morning. Walmart Closing 269 Stores Walmart is…

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Continues The Decline – Nov 13 2015

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Continues The Decline – Nov 13 2015

Wal-Mart stock is the king of retail with annual revenue of $485.5 billion there is no-one that compares with their numbers. Walmart Stock Chart The stock has been in a downturn since it collapsed on Oct 14. Yo can see in the chart below the decline period and the past three weeks of trading following what was the worst one day decline in years for Walmart Stock. The stock was starting to rise following a low of $56.77 on Nov 2. It reached an intraday…

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Learning To Become A Better Investor – Walmart Stock Rescue Strategy – Investor Questions

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Learning To Become A Better Investor – Walmart Stock Rescue Strategy – Investor Questions

There are two key aspects to investing successfully. Both are equally important. The first is having clear goals and not deviating from those goals. The second is knowing and understanding the type of investor you are. Goals To successfully sell put options for income an investor has to decide on their goals. These goals have to be built around levels of risk and how comfortable an investor is depending on those risk levels. Once goals are made, they should not deviate from them. Setting up…

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Stuns Investors – Oct 14 2015

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Stuns Investors – Oct 14 2015

Wal-Mart stock is the king of retail with annual revenue of $485.5 billion there is no-one that compares with their numbers. The company today stunned investors with its forecast and plans to repurchase $20 billion of shares over the next two years. Earnings will drop in the next fiscal year as the company plans to spend more in an effort to obviously beat back competition from the likes of Amazon, Costco and a host of other retailers. The news dropped the stock and set up…

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Plunges – Aug 18 2015

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Trade Alert As Walmart Stock Plunges – Aug 18 2015

Walmart stock is a giant of stock. It is held by institutions and pension funds around the world. Its annual revenue is staggering at $485.5 billion. The latest revenue however was yet another disappointment for investors as the profit picture was hurt by the high US dollar, increasing wages for employees, improving customer service by increasing employee hours, struggling with online sales, declining pharmacy revenue among a variety of other smaller factors including delaying or stopping smaller-format stores from opening. There was one bright spot…

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Trade Alert – Earnings Decline Drops Walmart Stock – May 19 2015

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Trade Alert – Earnings Decline Drops Walmart Stock – May 19 2015

Walmart stock is a giant of stock. It is held by institutions and pension funds around the world. Its revenue is staggering at $485 billion. The latest revenue was a decline of 0.1% from $114.96 billion to $114.83 billion. Walmart indicated that currency transactions accounted for a decline of $3.3 billion which would have put the company’s quarter easily within the consensus which was a rise to $116.1 billion for the quarter. Earnings fell to $3.34 billion from $3.59 billion for the same period last…

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Trade Alert – The Drop Continues In Walmart Stock (WMT) – Mar 4 2015

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Trade Alert – The Drop Continues In Walmart Stock (WMT) – Mar 4 2015

My last trade in Walmart Stock was Feb 24 2015.  I sold 3 naked puts for the $82 put strike for .60 cents and bought 300 shares for $84.03.  The stock though is still under pressure and continues to move lower. With many investors worried that health-care costs are going to eat into the profits from Walmart, investors have been busy dumping shares of the world’s largest retailer. With 300 shares in my account, I sold 2 covered calls for .91 cents at the open…

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Trade Alert – Why I Am Back In Walmart Stock (WMT) – Feb 24 2015

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Trade Alert – Why I Am Back In Walmart Stock (WMT) – Feb 24 2015

Walmart Stock has been in my portfolio for many years. As the world’s biggest retailer, Walmart Stock has a very strong pension and institutional following and a continuous annual increase in the dividend is another drawing card. But it is the chart itself that has me back in Walmart stock. This trade in Walmart Stock is for FullyInformed USA Members. Walmart Stock  – Trade Alert FullyInformed USA Members can acess this Walmart Stock trade alert directly through this link or Members can sign in to…

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Walmart Stock (WMT) Trade Alert – July 28 2014

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Walmart Stock (WMT) Trade Alert – July 28 2014

Walmart Stock has been in my portfolio for several years. As the world’s biggest retailer, Walmart Stock has a very strong pension and institutional following. This is an early morning trade done in Walmart Stock. Trading symbol is WMT. Walmart Stock  – Trade Alert FullyInformed USA Members can acess this Walmart Stock trade alert directly through this link or Members can sign in to the full USA members site here. Non-members can join here. Disclaimer: There are risks involved in all investment strategies and investors…

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Walmart Stock (WMT) Trade Alert – June 18 2014

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Walmart Stock (WMT) Trade Alert – June 18 2014

Walmart Stock has been in my portfolio for several years. As the world’s biggest retailer, Walmart Stock has a very strong pension and institutional following. This is another trade done today in Walmart Stock. It includes a full write-up and the trade and the method being using to profit from it. The stop-loss being used in this trade is also outlined. Walmart Stock  – Trade Alert FullyInformed USA Members can acess this Walmart Stock trade alert directly through this link or Members can sign in…

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Macys Stock Leads Retailers – Put Selling Opportunities Reviewed

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Macys Stock Leads Retailers – Put Selling Opportunities Reviewed

The outlook for market direction today was for stocks to move lower. I had expected the S&P 500 to try to fill the early morning gap from yesterday which was around 1771 and then head lower. Instead the S&P is up at new all-time highs of 1776.25 at the time of writing this intraday comment. So what happened? The biggest news came just before the markets opened with Macy’s announcing stronger than expected results and its stock shooting up from the open. Could Macys Stock…

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Walmart Stock – Combining Strategies To Profit In A Boring Stock

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Walmart Stock – Combining Strategies To Profit In A Boring Stock

Walmart Stock is in two of my portfolios. Walmart Stock symbol is WMT. In 2006 I added it to my retirement portfolio and in 2011 it joined my Put Selling on-line portfolio. During the bear market of 2008 to 2009 the stock actually held up quite well, falling about 26% from its 2008 high into February of 2009. The collapse was far less than the rest of the market and certainly a lot less than many stocks. But for a lot of investors Walmart Stock…

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Walmart Stock Trade – Put Selling The Recent Decline

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Walmart Stock Trade – Put Selling The Recent Decline

Over the past 3 days I have watched Walmart Stock and waiting for an opportunity to do more Put Selling. Walmart Stock symbol is WMT. Having sold December puts in mid-November when Walmart stock declined below $68.00 I have closed those puts and have waited patiently for the stock to pull back again. I have little interest in owning the stock long-term, but like all stocks I do Put Selling against, I would own it if assigned and then do more Put Selling at lower…

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