Wal-Mart Stores IncWMT:NYQ

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Income statement in USD

Year on year Wal-Mart Stores Inc's net income fell 5.75% from 17.00bn to 16.02bn despite relatively flat revenues. A contributing factor has been an increase in the selling, general and administrative costs as a percentage of sales from 18.91% to 19.18%. View full income statement

Gross margin24.77%
Net profit margin3.34%
Operating margin5.49%
Return on assets7.74%
Return on equity20.38%
Return on investment12.55%

Growth rates in USD

Year on year, growth in dividends per share increased 18.24% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by 3.28%. The positive trend in dividend payments is noteworthy since only some companies in the Retail (Grocery) industry pay a dividend. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, both dividend per share and earnings per share growth ranked in-line with the industry average relative to its peers.

Div yield(5 year avg)2.27%
Div growth rate (5 year)14.63%
Payout ratio (TTM)9.63%
EPS growth(5 years)7.62
EPS (TTM) vs
TTM 1 year ago

Cash flow in USD

In 2014, cash reserves at Wal-Mart Stores Inc fell by 500.00m. However, the company earned 23.26bn from its operations for a Cash Flow Margin of 4.88%. In addition the company used 12.30bn on investing activities and also paid 11.02bn in financing cash flows. View full cash flow statement

Cash flow per share7.80
Price/Cash flow per share11.14
Book value per share24.51
Tangible book value per share18.66

Balance sheet in USD

Wal-Mart Stores Inc has a Debt to Total Capital ratio of 39.85%, a lower figure than the previous year's 60.69%. View full balance sheet

Current ratio0.9201
Quick ratio0.2004
Total debt/total equity0.7039
Total debt/total capital0.3985
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