Walmart Stock: Is it good for an Investment Right Now?

Walmart has had a good time lately and even the last year which was an unstable year because of the coronavirus pandemic went quite well for the company. Walmart currently stands in competition with Amazon because of the similarity in their businesses. The major similarity came about when Walmart launched its Walmart+ which is similar to Amazon’s Amazon Prime and this is how both the firms stand against each other in a tough competition in the same field. Another plus point of Walmart is that it has a consistently increasing dividend. Although the stocks with dividends are sometimes risky for investing when it comes to those companies which have increased their dividend without fail, an investment there would not bring about losses. Walmart along with Walmart+ is also developing Walmart Health. The company is expanding its business in different fields to earn profits from everywhere and make the company stronger than before. Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) 52 Week Range: $102.00 - $153.66 Average Volume: 7,616,816 Market Capital: $413.416B Forward Dividend and Yield: 16 (1.49%) The company presently gives a good dividend and yield to its shareholders and there is a very high chance that the dividend will only go towards the side of increment. The company stands strong even against the e-commerce giant Amazon and that is something very great for the firm. Every year, Walmart+ costs $98 (monthly $12.95 and also comes with a free trial for 15 days) whereas Amazon Prime costs $119 (monthly $12.99). Covid-19 worked in…

Highly Profitable Stocks to buy in 2021

The stock market faced numerous ups and downs during the year 2020. These were primarily due to the coronavirus pandemic and the 2020 US Presidential Elections for the election of the 46th President of the United States. The year was a year full of gains and profits for the stocks of some companies while various other companies had to face the wrath of the pandemic and their businesses got slowed down or shut down. Now, this year is a year of re-establishment for those companies and a year of gaining more for the companies who performed well last year. Here, let us discuss the stocks which will give great profits upon investment. In the case of these stocks, investors can expect good profits. These stocks will work out well for both the old shareholders and the new shareholders. Innovative Industrial Properties Inc. (NYSE: IIPR) 52 Week Range: $40.21 - $199.35 Average Volume: 475,650 Market Capital: $3.992B Forward Dividend and Yield: 96 (2.71%) Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) 52 Week Range: $1,013.54 - $1,847.20 Average Volume: 1,660,769 Market Capital: $1.177T Forward Dividend and Yield: N/A (N/A)   UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH) 52 Week Range: $187.72 - $367.95 Average Volume: 3,126,431 Market Capital: $327.153B Forward Dividend and Yield: 00 (1.43%)   Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST) 52 Week Range: $271.28 - $393.15 Average Volume: 2,248,396 Market Capital: $166.436B Forward Dividend and Yield: 80 (0.74%)   Fiverr International Ltd. (NYSE: FVRR) 52 Week Range: $20.42 - $228.49 Average Volume: 1,311,331 Market Capital: $7.53B…

Is Starbucks Stock a Good Buy for the Investors Right Now?

Starbucks is a worldwide acclaimed coffee giant and is currently in the process of recovering itself from the losses that it had to suffer due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Without a doubt, at one point in time, the coronavirus pandemic had brought the world to a standstill. This majorly affected so many sectors and the businesses that exist under them. Now, after the reopening of almost everything once again, these companies are trying to get back on their track, recover their losses quickly, and become profitable once again. The food industry had to withstand the imposition of the lockdowns and curfews wherein for some time, these food and beverage giants stopped completely. Even after these have got reopened, the fear of the virus has not got over yet and that is why the sales are still less. Analyzing the stock of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) statistically: 52 Week Range: $50.02 - $106.09 Average Volume: 6,541,836 Market Capital: $122.03B Forward Dividend and Yield: 80 (1.76%) Starbucks Stock and the Losses The year 2020, as mentioned above, has thoroughly been a year of losses for the first half at least and after that, the year of recovery of the losses incurred in the first half. Starbucks’ business also stopped when the lockdowns were imposed and now the recovery process is going on. The company says that they are recovering quite quickly and the recovery is faster than it was expected to be. The earnings for the fourth quarter have come out…

Is it a good Time to Invest in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST)?

The American Multinational Company, Costco Wholesale Corporation is a large warehouse retailer and in the whole world, after Walmart, it is the second-largest retailer. The company has seen some major growth and the growth continues finely and steadily. Its provision in terms of products is so widespread that it cannot be compared to that of any other firm even amongst the major rivals of this company. By just paying $60, one can get its membership and then buy almost everything from one place itself. Therefore, this company has better prospects when it comes to its situation in the future. Costco Wholesale Corporation: Growth and Earnings If we compare the income of the company this year with that of last year, we can see the growth that has taken place. While in 2019, the company’s total yearly income was $149.35 billion and in 2020, its annual income has come out to be $163.22 billion. There is an increase of 9.3% which is huge in itself. The sales of this company have grown by 17% (year over year basis). From every aspect, ignoring the minor ups and downs that have occurred, the company has grown well and there are no such signs that this growth will retaliate. From the growth that has happened, it is evident that the pandemic was not able to affect the company. With a total of 785 warehouses (as per the statistics of 2019) spread around the world there are hardly any chances that anything will let the…

Effect of the Pandemic on Domino’s Pizza Stock

During the past few months of the coronavirus pandemic, Domino’s Pizza stock surged up high because pizza went on to become the favorite food of the public through this time. Domino’s was ordered quite a lot during this time and is expected to grow more thereafter. If we consider the time post-pandemic for the company when the public will have access to other places of eatery as well, even then, Domino’s Pizza has high prospects of keeping up the growth. Therefore, it is not very likely that the success of a vaccine will in any way hamper the growth of this company. Domino’s Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ) through the year 2020 Becoming the best food during the pandemic, the stocks of Domino’s Pizza soared by a rate of 30% in the year 2020. This high rate of growth makes it quite sure that the growth of the company is certain and will be steady in the upcoming years. There are a few reasons which make Domino’s stand out and have helped in the immense rise of the company this year. First of all, when it comes to buying pizza for a family, Domino’s does not turn out to be much expensive and becomes a reasonable choice for the same. We can say it is around 20% and 60% cheaper in the case of dining with family and food delivery respectively as compared to the other restaurants. The well definite suburban reach of this company makes it more popular in various…