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  • Previous Rank
    1
  • Revenues ($M)
    $500,343.00
  • Revenue Percent Change
    3%
  • Profits ($M)
    $9,862.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    -27.7%
  • Assets ($M)
    $204,522.00
  • Employees
    2,300,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)
    $263,563.10

Walmart has been pruning the less productive parts of its business, such as selling its Asda business in Britain and closing 63 Sam’s Club locations in the U.S., to better focus on areas of growth. Its Walmart business in the U.S. is transforming its website into an online mall offering a slew of brands and expanding its grocery delivery, while the shuttered Sam’s Clubs will be repurposed as e-commerce distribution centers to speed up delivery. Meanwhile, Walmart is making big moves in both China and India, looking to rev up international growth again.

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Company Info

CEO
C. Douglas McMillon
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Sector
Retailing
Industry
General Merchandisers
HQ Location
Bentonville, Ark.
Websitehttp://www.stock.walmart.com
Years on Fortune 500 List24
Employees2,300,000
Changed name from Wal-Mart Stores, Feb. 1, 2018., Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2018.

Walmart Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$500,343.003%
Profits ($M)$9,862.00-27.7%
Assets ($M)$204,522.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$77,869.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$263,563.10-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues2%
Profits as % of Assets4.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.28
EPS % Change (from 2016)-25.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-8.2%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)46.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)10.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.2%