Income statements for WALMART company from the past three years (e.g. 2014-2016) should be reported in a side by side comparison.
Example: YEAR 2014 2015 2016 (or most recent last three years published)
– Net Revenues
– Gross Margin
– Operating Expenses (line items reported)
– Net Profit (before/after taxes)
A brief discussion of the trends in numbers and how they relate to implementation of strategy, shifts in focus, expansion efforts etc. should be highlighted. Is the retailer pursuing a profit margin or asset turnover management path? Other related figures that are also applicable include comparable store sales growth, sales per square foot, growth in sales and profits. (Example attached).
Needed: Two pages + graphs, spreadsheet figures/2-3 slides