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Walmart is a retailing corporation that operates as a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores. The Company's operations are organized into four divisions: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, Sam's Club and Global eCommerce. Walmart offers various retail formats throughout these divisions, including supercenters, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash-and-carry stores, home improvement, specialty electronics, restaurants, apparel stores, drugstores, convenience stores, and digital retail. It offers a wide selection of consumer products, as well as photo, financial, wireless, and pharmacy services. 

TypePublic
Founded1962
HQBentonville, US
Websitewalmart.com
Employee Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2018)2,300,000
Job Openings5,806
Revenue (FY, 2018)$500.3 B(+3%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$99

Key People/Management at Walmart

Doug McMillon

Doug McMillon

President, CEO
Greg Foran

Greg Foran

President and CEO, Walmart U.S
Judith McKenna

Judith McKenna

President and CEO, Walmart International
John Furner

John Furner

President and CEO, Sam's Club
Marc Lore

Marc Lore

President and CEO, Walmart eCommerce U.S
Andy Barron

Andy Barron

Executive Vice President, Softlines and General Merchandise, Walmart U.S
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Walmart Office Locations

Walmart has offices in Bentonville, Leeds, São Paulo, and in 23 other locations
Bentonville, US (HQ)
702 SW 8th St
Villa Pueyrredón, AR
C1431 6020 Av. de los Constituyentes
Tamboré, BR
125 Av. Tambaqui
Mississauga, CA
1940 Argentia Rd
Xicheng Qu, CN
8 Deshengmen E St
Guatemala, GT
1-28 12 Calle
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Walmart Financials and Metrics

Walmart Revenue

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Walmart's revenue was reported to be $500.34 b in FY, 2018 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2019)

123.9b

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

30.8b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

24.8%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

1.8b

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

5.0b

Market capitalization (13-Mar-2019)

287.7b

Closing stock price (13-Mar-2019)

99.0

Cash (31-Oct-2018)

9.2b

EV

336.2b
Walmart's current market capitalization is $287.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

485.7b482.1b485.9b500.3b

Revenue growth, %

2%(1%)1%3%

Cost of goods sold

365.1b361.0b361.3b373.4b

Gross profit

120.6b121.1b124.6b126.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

114.0b119.3b117.4b115.9b120.9b118.2b117.5b123.4b123.2m122.7b127.1b123.9b

Cost of goods sold

86.5b90.1b87.4b86.5b89.5b87.5b87.7b91.5b91.5b91.7b95.6b93.1b

Gross profit

27.5b29.3b30.0b29.4b31.4b30.7b29.9b31.8b(91.4b)31.0b31.5b30.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

24%25%26%25%26%26%25%26%(74220%)25%25%25%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

9.1b8.7b6.9b6.8b

Accounts Receivable

6.8b5.6b5.8b5.6b

Prepaid Expenses

2.2b1.4b1.9b3.5b

Inventories

45.1b44.5b43.0b43.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

7.8b5.8b7.0b7.6b7.7b5.9b6.5b6.5b7.0b7.9b15.8b9.2b

Accounts Receivable

5.8b5.3b5.0b5.2b5.3b5.3b5.3b5.4b5.9b4.6b5.0b5.8b

Prepaid Expenses

2.3b2.1b2.4b1.8b1.8b2.3b2.2b1.5b2.3b3.5b3.5b4.1b

Inventories

46.3b45.0b50.7b44.5b43.5b49.8b43.4b43.4b50.1b43.3b42.0b50.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

17.1b15.1b14.3b10.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

9.2b9.5b10.1b10.5b

Inventories

(1.2b)(703.0m)1.0b(140.0m)

Accounts Payable

2.7b2.0b3.9b4.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

3.3b6.9b10.3b3.2b7.1b10.3b3.2b6.3b8.2b2.3b1.5b3.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3b4.7b7.0b2.4b4.9b7.4b2.6b5.2b7.8b2.7b5.3b7.9b

Inventories

(1.5b)(227.0m)(6.6b)264.0m1.1b(5.5b)66.0m233.0m(6.4b)547.0m(441.0m)7.3b

Accounts Payable

(319.0m)(562.0m)3.6b(234.0m)1.9b5.1b(155.0m)535.0m5.6b(1.8b)(1.6b)4.1b
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

67.4 x

EV/CFO

19.4 x

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Walmart Operating Metrics

FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q3, 2019

Weekly Customers

260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m270 m270 m265 m

Stores Total (Walmart U.S.)

4.52 k4.56 k4.59 k4.63 k4.57 k4.60 k4.63 k4.65 k4.67 k4.69 k4.74 k4.75 k4.76 k4.76 k

Stores Total (Walmart International)

6.29 k6.29 k6.29 k6.27 k6.30 k6.27 k6.26 k6.29 k6.36 k6.37 k6.25 k6.29 k6.36 k6.36 k

Warehouse Clubs Total (Sam's Club)

647 648 651 652 655 652 654 656 660 662 661 660 597 597
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Walmart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
AspectivaFebruary 26, 2019
Art.comNovember 20, 2018
Bare NecessitiesOctober 13, 2018
EloquiiOctober 02, 2018$100 m
CornershopSeptember 14, 2018$225 m
FlipkartMay 09, 2018$16 b
ParcelOctober 03, 2017
BonobosApril 17, 2017$300 m
ModClothMarch 16, 2017
Moosejaw MountaineeringFebruary 14, 2017$51 m
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Walmart Revenue Breakdown

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Walmart revenue breakdown by business segment: 12.2% from Sam's Club, 22.2% from Walmart International and 65.6% from Walmart U.S.

Walmart revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 23.9% from Non-U.S. Operations and 76.1% from U.S. Operations

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Walmart Online and Social Media Presence

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Walmart News and Updates

The Arlo Pro HD smart home security camera system is on sale for $200 off at Walmart

Keeping your home safe and secure can get really pricey. However, smart home security devices like this HD camera system from Arlo are making it really easy and inexpensive for just about anyone with a home WiFi network to gain peace of mind. Luckily, the Arlo Pro HD smart home security camera sys…

The Chi Air Spin N Curl is the ultimate styler for lazy people and it's $60 off at Walmart

Curling your hair is a serious undertaking. With the strength and endurance you need to hold your your arms above your head nonstop for an hour, it should be a damn Olympic event. Chi, a brand known for premium hair devices that last forever, decided that getting ready should be fun — not a workou…

Casper too expensive? This memory foam mattress alternative from Walmart is up to $170 off.

With daylight saving time this past weekend and National Sleep Awareness Week starting today, retailers have yet another excuse to have a mattress sale. But 10% off a $1,000 Casper mattress isn't a good enough sale for some, especially those who are ultra weary of the whole "mattress in a box" tre…

What is this madness? A bunch of NCAA Crock-Pots just went on sale at Walmart for less than $25.

For college basketball fans, the first day of spring isn't the thing that makes March a top-tier month: It's March Madness season, baby. Walmart is making sure fans are prepped for game day by putting a load of NCCA team-themed Crock-Pots on sale. Regularly $49.99, you can grab one for just $24.50…

Walmart is billing itself as a tech company at this year's SXSW

Walmart, the biggest retailer in the world, will be at SXSW in Austin this year, selling itself as a tech company.

Walmart Is Being Accused of Manipulating Social Conservatives. It's Either Twisted Or Very Clever

And the big retailer isn't the only brand that's being accused of these tactics.
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Walmart Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Walmart founded?

    Walmart was founded in 1962.

  • Who are Walmart key executives?

    Walmart's key executives are Doug McMillon, Greg Foran and Judith McKenna.

  • How many employees does Walmart have?

    Walmart has 2,300,000 employees.

  • What is Walmart revenue?

    Latest Walmart annual revenue is $500.3 b.

  • What is Walmart revenue per employee?

    Latest Walmart revenue per employee is $217.5 k.

  • Who are Walmart competitors?

    Competitors of Walmart include JD.com, Walgreens Boots Alliance and Target.

  • Where is Walmart headquarters?

    Walmart headquarters is located at 702 SW 8th St, Bentonville.

  • Where are Walmart offices?

    Walmart has offices in Bentonville, Leeds, São Paulo, and in 23 other locations.

  • How many offices does Walmart have?

    Walmart has 30 offices.