Global 500  FULL LIST
PREVIOUS  NEXT
Wal-Mart Stores
Rank: 1 (Previous rank: 2)
Get quote: WMT
Financials: Latest quarterly results
CEO: H. Lee Scott Jr.
Employees: 1,900,000
Address: 702 S.W. Eighth St.
Bentonville, AR 72716
U.S.
Phone: 479-273-4000
Website: www.walmart.com
GALLERY
Top 25
Wal-Mart retakes the lead as the world's biggest company. See which other companies top our list.
See them all
GALLERY
Most profitable
Exxon Mobil leads our list of top earners this year. Which other companies are among the most profitable on the planet?
See them all
GALLERY
Money losers
Which automaker lost a whopping $12.6 billion last year? And just how far into the red are stalwarts like Coca-Cola and Tyson Foods?
See them all
Revenues 351,139.0 11.2
Profits 11,284.0 0.5
Assets 151,193.0 --
Stockholders' Equity 61,573.0 --
1 Wal-Mart Stores 1 351,139.0
2 Target 96 59,490.0
3 Sears Holdings 114 53,012.0
4 Foncière Euris 204 32,237.0
5 Macy's 227 28,711.0
6 PPR 296 23,191.6
7 J.C. Penney 352 19,903.0
8 Marks & Spencer 458 16,267.5
9 Kohl's 487 15,544.2
From the July 23, 2007 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2007.
How Microsoft conquered China Or is it the other way around? Fortune's David Kirkpatrick goes on the road to Beijing with Bill Gates, who threw his business model out the window. (more)
The spy goes to Wall Street Ex-CIA Intelligence Chief Jami Miscik was wrong about WMD in Iraq. But in her new career, Lehman brothers depends on her to say where it's safe to put billions. (more)
How the Countries Stack Up
United States 162
Japan 67
France 38
Biggest employers
Wal-Mart Stores 1,900,000
State Grid 1,504,000
China National Petroleum 1,086,966
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 39,500.0
Royal Dutch Shell 25,442.0
UAL 22,876.0
Top 5 in Asia
Toyota Motor 204,746.4
Sinopec 131,636.0
China National Petroleum 110,520.2
State Grid 107,185.5
Honda Motor 94,790.5
Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.
Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.