Walmart is an American multinational 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.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Bentonville, US
Founded
1962
Size (employees)
2,300,000 (est)
Walmart was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Bentonville, US

Key People/Management at Walmart

David Cheesewright

David Cheesewright

President and CEO, Walmart International
Doug McMillon

Doug McMillon

President and CEO, Walmart
Greg Foran

Greg Foran

President and CEO, Walmart U.S.
Marc Lore

Marc Lore

President and CEO, Walmart eCommerce U.S.
John Furner

John Furner

President and CEO, Sam's Club
Brett Biggs

Brett Biggs

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Steve Bratspies

Steve Bratspies

Chief Merchandising Officer, Walmart U.S.
Michael Dastugue

Michael Dastugue

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Walmart U.S.
Ben-Saba Hasan

Ben-Saba Hasan

Senior Vice President and Chief Culture, Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Jeremy King

Jeremy King

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Richard Mayfield

Richard Mayfield

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Walmart International
Judith McKenna

Judith McKenna

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Walmart U.S.
Kathleen McLaughlin

Kathleen McLaughlin

Senior Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer; President, Walmart Foundation
Dirk Van den Berghe

Dirk Van den Berghe

Executive Vice President and Regional CEO – Walmart Canada and Asia
Tony Rogers

Tony Rogers

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Walmart U.S.
Kerry Pauling

Kerry Pauling

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer – Walmart International
Enrique Ostalé

Enrique Ostalé

Executive Vice President and Regional CEO – U.K., Latin America and Africa, Walmart International
Cindy Moehring

Cindy Moehring

Senior Vice President, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer – U.S.

Walmart Office Locations

Walmart has an office in Bentonville
Bentonville, US (HQ)
702 SW 8th St

Walmart Financials and Metrics

Walmart Financials

Walmart's revenue was reported to be $485.9 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

122.1 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

30.6 b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

25%

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

4.8 b

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

292.9 b

Cash (31-Oct-2017)

7 b

EV

325.2 b
Walmart's current market capitalization is $292.9 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

476.3 b485.7 b482.1 b485.9 b

Revenue growth, %

2%2%(1%)1%

Cost of goods sold

358.1 b365.1 b361 b361.3 b

Gross profit

118.2 b120.6 b121.1 b124.6 b
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

114 b119.3 b117.4 b115.9 b120.9 b118.2 b117.5 b123.4 b122.1 b

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

27.5 b29.3 b30 b29.4 b31.4 b30.7 b29.9 b31.8 b30.6 b

Gross profit Margin, %

24%25%26%25%26%26%25%26%25%
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

7.3 b9.1 b8.7 b6.9 b

Accounts Receivable

6.7 b6.8 b5.6 b5.8 b

Prepaid Expenses

1.9 b2.2 b1.4 b1.9 b

Inventories

44.9 b45.1 b44.5 b43 b
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

7.8 b5.8 b7 b7.6 b7.7 b5.9 b6.5 b6.5 b7 b

Accounts Receivable

5.8 b5.3 b5 b5.2 b5.3 b5.3 b5.3 b5.4 b

Prepaid Expenses

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

Inventories

46.3 b45 b50.7 b44.5 b43.5 b49.8 b43.4 b43.4 b50.1 b
    USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    16.7 b17.1 b15.1 b14.3 b

    Depreciation and Amortization

    8.9 b9.2 b9.5 b10.1 b

    Accounts Receivable

    (566 m)(569 m)(19 m)(402 m)

    Inventories

    (1.7 b)(1.2 b)(703 m)1 b
    USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

    Net Income

    3.3 b6.9 b10.3 b3.2 b7.1 b10.3 b3.2 b6.3 b

    Depreciation and Amortization

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

    Accounts Receivable

    782 m683 m783 m494 m443 m271 m726 m585 m

    Inventories

    (1.5 b)(227 m)(6.6 b)264 m1.1 b(5.5 b)66 m233 m50.1 b
      USDY, 2017

      EV/EBIT

      68.3 x

      EV/CFO

      19.1 x

      Revenue/Employee

      53.1 k

      Financial Leverage

      2.7 x
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      Walmart Operating Metrics

      Walmart's Stores was reported to be 11.6 k in Q2, 2018
      FY, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2016Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Oct, 2017

      Weekly Customers

      260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m260 m

      Stores Total (Walmart U.S.)

      4.52 k4.56 k4.59 k4.63 k4.57 k4.6 k4.63 k4.65 k4.67 k4.69 k4.74 k

      Stores Total (Walmart International)

      6.29 k6.29 k6.29 k6.27 k6.3 k6.27 k6.26 k6.29 k6.36 k6.37 k6.25 k

      Warehouse Clubs Total (Sam's Club)

      647648651652655652654656660662661
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      Walmart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

      Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
      Wal-Mart de Mexico
      Sam's Property Company
      Sam's West
      Sam's Real Estate Business Trust
      Wal-Mart Canada
      Wal-Mart Real Estate Business Trust
      Wal-Mart Property Company
      Sam's East
      ASDA Group
      Wal-Mart Japan
      Walmart Chile
      Massmart
      Wal-Mart Stores East
      Wal-Mart Stores Texas
      ParcelOctober 03, 2017
      BonobosApril 17, 2017$300 m
      ModClothMarch 16, 2017
      Moosejaw MountaineeringFebruary 14, 2017$51 m
      ShoebuyJanuary 05, 2017$70 m
      Jet.comAugust 08, 2016$3 b

      Walmart Market Value History

      Walmart Revenue Breakdown

      Walmart's Web-traffic and Trends

      Walmart Online and Social Media Presence

      Walmart News and Updates

      Walmart Gives Workers App to Get Paid Earlier

      The retailer has teamed up with a financial technology startup to providing workers with an app aimed at helping them budget their money and get paid before payday.

      Judge Halts Razing Of Rare Miami Forest Eyed For Walmart Center

      Environmentalists say the land's development would harm 20 endangered plants and animals.

      Surging Online Orders Slow Walmart Delivery Network

      The backlog reflects the degree to which Walmart, UPS and other companies struggled to handle peak e-commerce volumes, despite months of preparation and major investments to expand and upgrade distribution facilities.

      Walmart to Change Name, Reflecting Shift From Bricks to Clicks

      The tweak reflects how customers commonly refer to the company, and supports its aim to serve customers both in physical stores and online.

      Walmart pulls T-shirt from site after complaint

      Walmart pulls T-shirt offered by outside seller that says "Rope. Tree. Journalist. SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED"

      Clothing & Carbon Emissions — The Naked Truth

      The MacArthur Foundation and fashion designer Stella McCartney are working to change attitudes about recycling clothing. They say the world throws away nearly a half trillion worth of clothes every year, leading to more carbon emissions in the atmosphere.
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      Walmart Company Life and Culture

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