Walmart U.S. Q1 comps grew 1.4% and Walmart U.S. eCommerce GMV grew 69%, Company reports Q1 FY18 diluted EPS of $1.00

  • Diluted EPS was $1.00, an increase of 2% over last year.
  • Total revenue was $117.5 billion, an increase of 1.4%. Excluding currency, total revenue was $118.8 billion, an increase of 2.5%.
  • Walmart U.S. comp sales increased 1.4%, driven by a traffic increase of 1.5%. Comp traffic increased 3.0% on a two-year stacked basis.
  • E-commerce growth at Walmart U.S. was strong as sales and GMV increased 63% and 69%, respectively. The majority of this growth was organic through Walmart.com.
  • Net sales at Walmart International were $27.1 billion, a decrease of 3.5%. Excluding currency, net sales were $28.3 billion, an increase of 0.8%.
  • The company generated $5.4 billion in operating cash flow and returned $3.7 billion to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases.

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Contacts

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Investor Relations:
Steve Schmitt, 479-258-7172
or
Media Relations:
Randy Hargrove, 800-331-0085

Release Summary

Walmart U.S. Q1 Comps grew 1.4% and Walmart U.S. eCommerce GMV grew 69%. Company reports Q1 FY18 diluted EPS of $1.00.

Contacts

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Investor Relations:
Steve Schmitt, 479-258-7172
or
Media Relations:
Randy Hargrove, 800-331-0085