Walmart WMT reported its Q2 earnings results on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 07:00 AM.
Here’s what investors need to know about the announcement.
Walmart beat estimated earnings by 9.26%, reporting an EPS of $1.77 versus an estimate of $1.62.
Revenue was up $11.81 billion from the same period last year.
Past Earnings Performance
Last quarter the company missed on EPS by $0.18 which was followed by a 6.79% drop in the share price the next day.
Here’s a look at Walmart’s past performance:
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New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).
Walmart management provided guidance for FY 2023, expecting earnings between $5.75 and $5.88 per share.
To track all earnings releases for Walmart visit their earnings calendar here.
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