Global 500 
Wal-Mart Stores
Rank: 2 (2005 rank: 1)
Get quote: WMT
Employees: 1,800,000
  
CEO: H. Lee Scott Jr.
Address: 702 S.W. Eighth St., Bentonville, AR 72716
Phone: 479-273-4000
Website: http://www.walmartstores.com
Revenues 315,654.0 9.6
Profits 11,231.0 9.4
Assets 138,187.0 --
Stockholders' Equity 53,171.0 --
Industry: General Merchandisers
1 Wal-Mart Stores 2 315,654
2 Target 97 52,620
3 Sears Holdings 107 49,124
4 FonciŤre Euris 198 29,308
5 Federated Dept. Stores 262 23,347
6 PPR 288 22,075
7 Karstadt Quelle 305 21,004
8 J.C. Penney 339 18,968
9 Daiei 452 14,928
10 Marks & Spencer 493 13,909
From the July 24, 2006 issue
Footnote:
Figures are for fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2006.
How the Countries Stack Up
United States 170
Japan 70
Britain, France (tied) 38
Biggest employers
Wal-Mart Stores 1,800,000
China National Petroleum 1,090,232
State Grid 844,031
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 36,130
Royal Dutch Shell 25,311
Citigroup 24,589
Top 5 in Asia
Toyota Motor 185,805
Sinopec 98,784
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone 94,869
Honda Motor 87,510
State Grid 86,984