Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) stock had a bullish inflow of $183.43 million worth of trades on uptick and an outflow of $121.84 million in downticks on Tuesday. The total uptick to downtick ratio stood at 1.51. The net money flow into the stock was $61.59 million. The money flow data, which is calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick minus the downtick trades indicated bullish. The block trades had a total money flow of $62.4 million. An inflow of $31.24 million block trade was recorded on downticks. $93.64 million of block trade during Uptick was observed, which shows continued buying by the smart money on every weakness. The total uptick to downtick ratio of block trades was 3 in favor of the bulls. However, Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) stock traded down $0.79 , and reached $73.27, a drop of -1.07% over the previous day. On a weekly basis, the stock is -0.77%, over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 51.55% of Wal-Mart Stores shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 31.11% of Wal-Mart Stores shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -9.78%. In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the Officer (Executive Vice President) of WAL MART STORES INC, Brewer Rosalind G had sold 10,794 shares worth of $773,390 in a transaction dated June 29, 2016. In this transaction, 10,794 shares were sold at $71.65 per share.
Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose by 0.18% in the last five trading days and 2.99% for the last 4 weeks. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is up 7.28% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 21.29%.
Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $73.56 with an intraday high of $73.73. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $73. However, the stock managed to close at $73.27, a loss of 1.07% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $74.06. The total traded volume of the day was 12,361,175 shares.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is engaged in the operation of retail, wholesale and other units in various formats around the world. The Company offers an assortment of merchandise and services at everyday low prices (EDLP). The Companys operations are conducted in three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International and Sams Club. The Walmart U.S. segment operates retail stores in all 50 states in the United States, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, with three primary store formats, as well as digital retail. The Walmart International segment consists of operations in 26 countries outside of the United States and includes numerous formats divided into three main categories: retail, wholesale and other. The Sams Club consists of membership-only warehouse clubs and operates in 48 states in the United States and in Puerto Rico, as well as digital retail.