Each day, it’s our mission to help people save money so they can live better. And as the world’s largest retailer, it takes a lot of really talented people to make this happen. More than 50 years ago, Sam Walton started the tradition of hiring the best and brightest when he opened our first store. And our strong values still hold true today. Each day, you’ll grow and build new skills as we shape the future of the retail industry around the globe. It’s a big responsibility, with career rewards that match. And no matter how big we grow, you’ll always find a culture of support built by people passionate about innovation.

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

Key People at Walmart

Doug McMillon

Doug McMillon

President & CEO
David Cheesewright

David Cheesewright

President & CEO
Marc Lore

Marc Lore

President & CEO
Greg Foran

Greg Foran

President & CEO
John Furner

John Furner

President and CEO

Walmart Office Locations

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

Walmart Data and Metrics

Walmart Financial Metrics

Walmart's revenue was reported to be $482.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 1% decrease from the previous period.
$, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

482.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

121.1 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

15.1 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

24.1 b

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2017)

227.7 b

Closing share price (22-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

8.7 b


262.6 b
Walmart's current market capitalization is $227.7 b.
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


476.3 b485.7 b482.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

358.1 b365.1 b361 b

Gross profit

118.2 b120.6 b121.1 b

Gross profit Margin, %



26.9 b27.1 b24.1 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest income

119 m113 m81 m

Pre tax profit

24.7 b24.8 b21.6 b

Net Income

16.7 b17.1 b15.1 b
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


7.3 b9.1 b8.7 b


44.9 b45.1 b44.5 b

Current Assets

61.2 b63.3 b60.2 b


115.4 b114.3 b110.2 b


19.5 b18.1 b16.7 b

Total Assets

204.8 b203.7 b199.6 b

Accounts Payable

37.4 b38.4 b38.5 b

Total Debt

53.5 b47.5 b43.7 b

Current Liabilities

69.3 b65.3 b64.6 b

Common Stock

323 m323 m317 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

2.4 b2.5 b1.8 b

Retained Earnings

76.6 b85.8 b90 b

Total Equity

81.3 b85.9 b83.6 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.7 x0.6 x0.5 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.2 x0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x2.4 x2.4 x
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

16.7 b17.1 b15.1 b


(1.7 b)(1.2 b)(703 m)

Accounts Payable

531 m2.7 b2 b

Cash From Operating Activities

23.3 b28.6 b27.4 b

Cash From Investing Activities

(12.3 b)(11.1 b)(10.7 b)

Short-term Borrowings

911 m(6.3 b)1.2 b

Long-term Borrowings

(5 b)(3.9 b)(4.4 b)

Dividends Paid

(6.1 b)(6.2 b)(6.3 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(11 b)(15.1 b)(16.1 b)

Interest Paid

2.4 b2.4 b2.5 b

Income Taxes Paid

8.6 b8.2 b8.1 b
$, USDY, 2016


10.9 x


9.6 x


209.6 k


0.5 x


0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

Walmart Operating Metrics

Y, 2015Y, 2016May, 2017

Monthly Visitors

80 m

Weekly Customers

260 m

Products Online

40 m

Walmart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
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

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