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Walmart is a retailing company that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores. It offers various retail formats, including supercenters, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash-and-carry stores, home improvement, specialty electronics, restaurants, apparel stores, drugstores, convenience stores, and digital retail. The company provides a selection of consumer products as well as photo, financial, wireless, and pharmacy services.

Its major brands include: 

TypePublic
Founded1962
HQBentonville, US
Websitewalmart.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Culture scoreC+

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2020)2,200,000
Revenue (FY, 2020)$524 B(+2%)
Share Price (May 2020)$124.1

Key People/Management at Walmart

Doug McMillon

Doug McMillon

President and CEO, Walmart Inc., Director
Donna Morris

Donna Morris

Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer, Walmart Inc.
Suresh Kumar

Suresh Kumar

Executive Vice President, Global Chief Technology Officer and Chief Development Officer, Walmart Inc.
Kathryn McLay

Kathryn McLay

President and CEO, Sam’s Club
Judith McKenna

Judith McKenna

President and CEO, Walmart International
John Furner

John Furner

President and CEO, Walmart U.S.
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Walmart Office Locations

Walmart has offices in Bentonville, San Bruno, Sunnyvale, Buenos Aires and in 11 other locations
Bentonville, US (HQ)
702 SW 8th St
San Bruno, US
850 Cherry Ave
Sunnyvale, US
840 W California Ave
Buenos Aires, AR
Bolivia 5831
Mississauga, CA
1940 Argentia Rd
Huechuraba, CL
Del Valle 725
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Walmart Financials and Metrics

Walmart Revenue

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Walmart's revenue was reported to be $523.96 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

524.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

129.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

24.7%

Net income (FY, 2020)

15.2b

EBIT (FY, 2020)

20.6b

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

351.5b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

124.1

Cash (31-Jan-2020)

9.5b

EV

413.4b
Walmart's current market capitalization is $351.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

485.7b482.1b485.9b500.3b514.4b524.0b

Revenue growth, %

2%(1%)1%3%3%

Cost of goods sold

365.1b361.0b361.3b373.4b385.3b394.6b

Gross profit

120.6b121.1b124.6b126.9b129.1b129.4b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

9.1b8.7b6.9b6.8b7.7b9.5b

Accounts Receivable

6.8b5.6b5.8b5.6b6.3b6.3b

Prepaid Expenses

2.2b1.4b1.9b3.5b3.6b1.6b

Inventories

45.1b44.5b43.0b43.8b44.3b44.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

7.8b5.8b7.0b7.6b7.7b5.9b6.5b6.5b7.0b7.9b15.8b9.2b9.3b9.3b8.6b

Accounts Receivable

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

Prepaid Expenses

2.3b2.1b2.4b1.8b1.8b2.3b2.2b1.5b2.3b3.5b3.5b4.1b2.4b2.6b2.1b

Inventories

46.3b45.0b50.7b44.5b43.5b49.8b43.4b43.4b50.1b43.3b42.0b50.4b44.8b44.1b51.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

17.1b15.1b14.3b10.5b7.2b15.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

9.2b9.5b10.1b10.5b10.7b11.0b

Inventories

(1.2b)(703.0m)1.0b(140.0m)(1.3b)(300.0m)

Accounts Payable

2.7b2.0b3.9b4.1b1.8b(274.0m)
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

20.1 x

EV/CFO

16.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Walmart Operating Metrics

Walmart's Stores was reported to be 11.3 k in Q3, 2020.
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Walmart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
BigTradeJuly 10, 2019
FloCareJuly 10, 2019
Polymorph LabsApril 10, 2019
AspectivaFebruary 26, 2019
Art.comNovember 20, 2018
Bare NecessitiesOctober 13, 2018
EloquiiOctober 02, 2018$100 m
FlipkartMay 09, 2018$16 b
ParcelOctober 03, 2017
BonobosApril 17, 2017$300 m
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Walmart Revenue Breakdown

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Walmart revenue breakdown by business segment: 65.0% from Walmart U.S., 23.7% from Walmart International and 11.3% from Sam's Club

Walmart revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 76.3% from U.S. Operations and 23.7% from Non-U.S. Operations

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Walmart Online and Social Media Presence

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Walmart Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    63/100

  • Compensation

    C

    62/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    66/100

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Walmart News and Updates

Walmart Employees Are Out to Show Its Anti-Shoplifting AI Doesn't Work

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You can now buy used clothes online from Walmart

The world’s largest retailer just partnered with the world’s largest resale site. If you’re a Walmart shopper, here’s some good news. Starting this week, while you’re ordering groceries and BBQ supplies online, you can also add pre-owned Reebok sneakers or a secondhand Anna Sui dress to your cart.R…

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Walmart partners with fashion consignment marketplace thredUP

Walmart is continuing its foray into fashion e-commerce, announcing a strategic partnership with fashion resale marketplace thredUP to list a large number of the items on Walmart’s digital storefront. With this partnership over 750,000 items from thredUP will be available on walmart.com/thredup, sta…

Walmart jumps into the secondhand clothing market through partnership with ThredUp

Walmart will add used clothing, as well as a number of new brands, to its online clothing lineup through a partnership with ThredUp.
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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, Donna Morris and Suresh Kumar.

  • How many employees does Walmart have?

    Walmart has 2,200,000 employees.

  • What is Walmart revenue?

    Latest Walmart annual revenue is $524 b.

  • What is Walmart revenue per employee?

    Latest Walmart revenue per employee is $238.2 k.

  • Who are Walmart competitors?

    Competitors of Walmart include Target, Giant Eagle and Costco.

  • Where is Walmart headquarters?

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

  • Where are Walmart offices?

    Walmart has offices in Bentonville, San Bruno, Sunnyvale, Buenos Aires and in 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does Walmart have?

    Walmart has 16 offices.