|Bid||75.55 x 300|
|Ask||75.58 x 300|
|Day's range||74.92 - 75.93|
|52-week range||65.28 - 80.47|
|PE ratio (TTM)||17.14|
|Earnings date||17 Aug 2017|
|Dividend & yield||2.04 (2.73%)|
|1y target est||80.49|
The family of an Illinois Uber driver who was stabbed to death filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Monday against Wal-Mart Stores Inc for failing to stop the teen suspect in the incident from stealing a machete and knife from one of its stores. The lawsuit was filed in the Cook County Circuit Court by the family of Grant Nelson, 34. Nelson was killed early on May 30 after picking up 16-year-old Eliza Wasni outside a Wal-Mart in Skokie, Illinois, around 16 miles (26 km) north of Chicago.
Most retailers except for Walmart (WMT) are struggling to drive sales amid weak consumer uptake, while Costco (COST) continues to post strong numbers.
With the share price of Whole Foods Market Inc. still hovering above the $42 price offered by Amazon.com Inc., speculation that another bidder could jump into the fray reached a fever pitch late last week, with one analyst suggesting Wal-Mart Stores Inc. was a likely suitor. By Monday morning, speculation about the Arkansas-based retail behemoth challenging Amazon's $13.7 billion takeover appeared doused, after Reuters threw cold water on the rumors. Walmart (WMT), as the nation's top groceries seller, is in the strongest position among "traditional" retailers such as Kroger Co. (KR) and Target (TGT), according to a JPMorgan research note .