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Walmart (NYS: WMT) Enter ticker symbol:  
Company Information
Description: America's largest retailer by sales, Walmart operates over 11,500 stores under 56 banners, selling a variety of general merchandise and grocery items. Its home market accounted for 77% of sales in fiscal 2020, with Mexico and Central America (6%), the United Kingdom (6%), and Canada (4%) its largest external markets. In the United States, around 56% of sales come from grocery, 34% from general merchandise, and 10% from health and wellness items. The company operates several e-commerce properties apart from its eponymous site, including Flipkart and shoes.com (it also owns a roughly 10% stake in Chinese online retailer JD.com). Combined, e-commerce accounted for about 7% of fiscal 2020 sales.
Sector: Consumer Defensive
Industry: Discount Stores
Capital Structure (04/30/2020)
Comm Shares Outst (M): 2,831.0
Preferred Stock (M): --
Long Term Debt (M): 63,149.0
Total Debt (M): 75,432.0
Total Capital (M): 143,672.0
LT Debt as % of Capital: 44.0%
Price (07/10/2020)
Present Price: $130.68
Annual Dividend (Ind.): $2.16
Yield: 1.65%
52-Week High: $125.38
52-Week Low: $96.53
 
Annual Financial History (Fiscal Year ends Jan 31)
Fiscal Year20152016201720182019
Sales (M)482,130.0485,873.0500,343.0514,405.0523,964.0
Pre-Tax Profit (M)21,638.020,497.018,259.011,460.020,116.0
Net Income (M)14,701.713,630.69,872.86,655.714,884.9
EPS4.574.383.282.265.19
Low Price56.362.466.381.893.4
Quarterly Financial History
 4/20197/201910/20191/20204/2020Change (%)
Sales (M)123,925.0130,377.0127,991.0141,671.0134,622.08.6%
Pre-Tax Profit (M)5,157.04,913.04,373.05,673.05,396.04.6%
EPS1.331.261.151.451.405.3%
Historical Growth Rates, 5 Years
Sales Growth: 2.3% EPS Growth: -4.0%
Evaluating Management
Fiscal Year20152016201720182019Average
% PTP on Sales4.5%4.2%3.6%2.2%3.8%3.7%
% Earned on Equity18.2%17.2%12.7%9.1%20.3%15.5%
Price/Earnings History and Valuation Trends
Fiscal YearHi PriceLo PriceEPSHi P/ELo P/EDivPayoutHi Yield
201588.056.34.5719.312.31.9642.9%3.5%
201675.262.44.3817.214.22.0045.7%3.2%
2017110.066.33.2833.520.22.0462.2%3.1%
2018106.581.82.2647.136.22.0892.0%2.5%
2019125.493.45.1924.218.02.1240.8%2.3%
Average P/E Ratio:   24.2 Current P/E Ratio:  24.8