|Company Name||Wal-Mart Stores|
|Website||['Corporate website', 'Commercial website']|
|Snippet||Walmart Inc. (formerly branded as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.) is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores. Headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, the company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. It also owns and operates Sam's Club retail warehouses. As of January 31, 2018,[update] Walmart has 11,718 stores and clubs in 28 countries, operating under 59 different names. The company operates under the name Walmart in the United States and Canada, as Walmart de México y Centroamérica in Mexico and Central America, as Asda in the United Kingdom, as the Seiyu Group in Japan, and as Best Price in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Brazil, and Canada.|
|Number of employees||2.3 million, Worldwide (2016), 1.4 million, U.S. (2016)|
|Net income||US$13.643 billion (2016)|
|Operating income||US$22.764 billion (2016)|
|Formerly called||Wal-Mart, Inc. (1969-1970)Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (1970-2018)|
|Products||Electronics, movies and music, home and furniture, home improvement, clothing, footwear, jewelry, toys, health and beauty, pet supplies, sporting goods and fitness, auto, photo finishing, craft supplies, party supplies, grocery|
|Founded||1962, Rogers, Arkansas, U.S.|
|Key people||Greg Penner (Chairman), Doug McMillon (President & CEO), Brett Biggs (CFO)|
|Number of locations||11,718 stores worldwide (January 31, 2018)|
|Services||Walmart-2-Walmart, Walmart MoneyCard, Pickup Today, Walmart.com, Walmart Pay|
|Traded as||NYSE: WMT, DJIA component, S&P 100 component, S&P 500 component|
|Revenue||US$485.87 billion (2016)|
|Owner||Walton family (51%)|
|Headquarters||Bentonville, Arkansas, United States|
|Website||Corporate website, Commercial website|
|Subsidiaries||Walmart Canada, Walmart Mexico, Walmart Chile, Walmart de México y Centroamérica, @WalmartLabs, Walmart Neighborhood Market, Asda, Amigo Supermarkets, Vudu, Massmart, Seiyu Group, Bompreço, Líder, Jet.com, Hayneedle, Moosejaw, ModCloth|
|Divisions||Walmart U.S., Walmart International, Sam's Club, Global eCommerce|
|Total assets||US$198.82 billion (2016)|
|Total equity||US$77.798 billion (2016)|
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