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Last $76.11 USD
Change Today +0.21 / 0.28%
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wal-mart stores inc (WMT) Details

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. It operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, restaurants, apparel stores, drug stores, and convenience stores, as well as retail Websites, such as and The company’s stores offer meat, produce, deli, bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and floral and dry grocery; health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid services, movies, music, video games, and books; and pharmacy, optical, over-the-counter drugs, and clinical services. Its merchandise also include stationery, automotive accessories, hardware and paint, sporting goods, fabrics and crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home décor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark and its own proprietary brands, such as Daily Chef and Simply Right. Further, the company operates banks that provide consumer financing programs. It operates approximately 11,000 stores under 72 banners in 27 countries; and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. The company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

2,200,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/19/15
Founded in 1945

wal-mart stores inc (WMT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director,...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $885.2K
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $935.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

wal-mart stores inc (WMT) Key Developments

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended April 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2016

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2015. For the quarter, the diluted EPS from continuing operations was $1.03. Currency negatively impacted EPS by approximately $0.03. E-commerce sales globally increased approximately 17%. Consolidated operating income declined 8.3%, due to impacts from currency fluctuations and investments in associate wages & training and e-commerce. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $114,826 million against $114,960 million a year ago. Operating income was $5,680 million against $6,193 million a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $4,856 million against $5,625 million a year ago. Consolidated net income attributable to the company was $3,341 million against $3,593 million a year ago. Diluted net income per common share attributable to the company was $1.03 against $1.11 year ago. Income from continuing operations attributable to Walmart was $3,341 million or diluted net income per common share of $1.03 compared to income from continuing operations of $3,582 million or diluted net income per common share of $1.10 for the same period last year. Net cash provided by operating activities was $4,446 million against $5,939 million a year ago. Payments for property and equipment were $2,203 million against $2,157 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $2.243 million against $3.782 million a year ago. The decrease in free cash flow was due to lower income from continuing operations and the impact of the timing of payments for inventory, as well as the timing of income tax payments. The company expects second quarter fiscal year 2016 earnings per share to range between $1.06 and $1.18.

D-Link Announces Availability of Wi-Fi Cameras in over 1,000 Walmart Stores

D-Link has announced the availability of its Wi-Fi cameras, the Day & Night Wi-Fi Camera, DCS-933L, the Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera, DCS-5020L, and the HD Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera, DCS-5222L, in over 1,000 Walmart stores. Offering a simple and affordable DIY alternative to traditional home security systems, D-Link Wi-Fi Cameras enable users to keep an eye on what matters most from anywhere, anytime without any contracts or monthly fees. D-Link Wi-Fi Cameras connect to an existing wireless network and work seamlessly with the mydlink portal and free mydlink Lite mobile app to allow home and small business owners to view a live video surveillance feed from a smartphone, tablet or PC with a Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G connection. Featuring simple installation and a host of newly added features for expanded remote control including pinch-to-zoom viewing, push notifications of sound and motion alerts, two-way audio, and video play back from cameras featuring a microSD/SDHC slot, Wi-Fi Cameras are the best solution for DIY home surveillance available. The Day & Night Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-933L), the Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-5020L) and the HD Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera (DCS-5222L) are now available at select Walmart stores nationwide for $79.99, $119.99, $169.99, respectively.

Wal-Mart to Expand in Canada

Wal-Mart announced that the company is buying 13 former Target stores and one distribution centre and it will hire 3,400 new employees. It is spending $290 million to buy and renovate the stores and will create 1,500 construction jobs.


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