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Walmart Inc. (WMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 08, 2018

Walmart Inc. ( WMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WMT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.96% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of WMT was $89.06, representing a -19.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.98 and a 28.46% increase over the 52 week low of $69.33.

WMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ) and Target Corporation ( TGT ). WMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.27. Zacks Investment Research reports WMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 11.31%, compared to an industry average of 11.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WMT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to WMT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have WMT as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
  • iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF ( KXI )
  • iShares U.S. Consumer Services ETF ( IYC )
  • iShares Trust ( VLUE )
  • SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF ( DIA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYC with an increase of 14.18% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting of WMT at 4.8%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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