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Is Wal-Mart Stock Now Fully Valued?

  • WalMart stock has already delivered a gain of nearly $10/share to those who bought in January.
  • The stock is facing headwinds at its current price of $70, as it seeks to incorporate e-commerce into stores.
  • You can get a nice yield while you wait for these plans to materialize.

After rising smartly at the start of the year, while rivals like (NSDQ:AMZN) were stalled out, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) now looks becalmed.

The company was undervalued at $60/share, but after its move to near $70 it encountered resistance and is only now getting back to $69.

After experimenting with smaller store formats, CEO Doug McMillon has returned to the original big box idea, trying to execute better by integrating e-commerce into the stores. I experienced this recently. I ordered a product online for in-store pick-up, on short notice, and was able...