Reportedly, Walmart Stores, Inc. (WMT) is in talks with media companies about including streaming entertainment in its membership service. Executives from Paramount, Walt Disney Co (DIS), and Comcast Corp, which operate several major streaming services, have in recent weeks spoken with the U.S. retail giant.
The Walmart+ membership costs $12.95 per month and currently includes free shipping on orders, fuel discounts, and a six-month free subscription to Spotify’s premium music service.
Walmart Stores, Inc. (WMT) is a worldwide retailer that operates in various formats. The company’s three segments include Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company is comprised of discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites. To learn more about Walmart (WMT) and to continue to track its progress please visit the Vista Partners Walmart Coverage Page.
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