Walmart’s Latest Earnings Win Having Outsized Effects On Retail ETFs

The recent surge in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) post a well-received quarterly earnings report (it has rallied over 3.7% just in the past five days) has boosted the Retail Equity sector in general, especially those ETFs which have a considerable
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NYSE:WMT February 27, 2017 11:50am

Here’s Why Warren Buffett Dumping His Walmart Holdings Was A Mistake

From Stephen Mauzy: Caldor, Service Merchandise, Gaylords, Gimbels, Montgomery Ward, W.T. Grant, Woolworth. What do the aforementioned names have in common?
NYSE:WMT February 23, 2017 6:51am

Walmart’s ShoeBuy Acquisition Proves Competition With Amazon Heating Up

From Retail superpower Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), intent on competing with Amazon, has acquired a major online shoe retailer via a subsidiary, it announced yesterday.
NYSE:WMT January 6, 2017 7:48am

Mobile Accounted For Over 70% Of Walmart’s Black Friday Traffic

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) said Monday that the overwhelming majority of users it attracted to its massive Black Friday online event visited using their smartphones and other mobile devices.
NYSE:WMT November 28, 2016 7:33am

Third Party Sellers On Are Seeing Huge Growth

The investments that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) recently made in expanding its online offerings are paying off, according to just-released third party sales data.
NYSE:WMT November 25, 2016 9:22am

Walmart Shares Fall As Forecast Could Miss Estimates

Retail superpower Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT) Thursday morning posted mixed third quarter earnings and issued guidance that could fall short of expectations, sending its shares lower in early trading.
NYSE:WMT November 17, 2016 7:46am

Walmart’s Upcoming Earnings Carry Big Implications

When retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) delivers its third quarter earnings report before the opening bell on Thursday, the sentiment of the entire retail world will hang in the balance.
NYSE:WMT November 16, 2016 2:47pm

Wal-Mart Builds More Warehouses, Better Tech to Boost E-Commerce Business

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is taking aggressive measures to try to bolster its e-commerce business and better compete with its main foe, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN).
NYSE:WMT October 6, 2016 7:48am

Wal-Mart Lifts Forecast as Brick-and-Mortar Recovery Continues

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has now seen eight consecutive quarters of same-store sales growth, which propeled earnings higher and prompted a raised full-year outlook.
NYSE:WMT August 18, 2016 8:06am

Wal-Mart’s Retail War with Amazon Depends on Landing Rockstar CEO Marc Lore

As Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) closes in on its $3 billion acquisition of online retailer, people close to the situation report that the deal hinges upon retaining CEO Marc Lore.
NYSE:WMT August 7, 2016 9:10am

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Tries Subtle Cost Cutting Measures In China And It Backfires

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ETF BASIC NEWS July 8, 2016 10:56am

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. vs., Inc.: The Battle Heats Up

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NYSE:XRT May 23, 2016 2:04pm

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Surpasses Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. As Largest Retail Company In The World

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