Warren Buffett's Top 25 Stocks for 2014
5. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)
Shares Held by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway: 58,052,000
Value of Holdings: $4.43 billion
Portfolio Weighting as of 3/31/2014: 4.2%
Wal-Mart Stores Inc, operates retail stores in various formats under various banners. Its operations comprise of three reportable business segments, Walmart U.S., Walmart International and Sam's Club in three categories retail, wholesale and others.
Free Report: Jim Cramer's Best Stocks for 2014TheStreet Ratings team rates WAL-MART STORES INC as a Buy with a ratings score of A. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation:
"We rate WAL-MART STORES INC (WMT) a BUY. This is based on the convergence of positive investment measures, which should help this stock outperform the majority of stocks that we rate. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins."
- You can view the full analysis from the report here: WMT Ratings Report
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