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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)
Pretax Income
$24,229 Mil (TTM As of Oct. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's pretax income for the three months ended in Oct. 2014 was $5,609 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was $24,229 Mil. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's pretax margin was 4.71%.

During the past 13 years, Wal-Mart Stores Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 5.74%. The lowest was 4.64%. And the median was 5.36%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=26872+0+-2335+119+0
=24,656

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=6265+0+-676+20+0
=5,609

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2014 was 6793 (Jan. 2014 ) + 5625 (Apr. 2014 ) + 6202 (Jul. 2014 ) + 5609 (Oct. 2014 ) = $24,229 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=5609/119001
=4.71%

During the past 13 years, Wal-Mart Stores Inc's highest Pretax Margin was 5.74%. The lowest was 4.64%. And the median was 5.36%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
Pretax Income 16,32017,53518,96820,15820,89822,11823,53824,39825,66224,656

Wal-Mart Stores Inc Quarterly Data

Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14
Pretax Income 6,1935,5478,1035,9086,2255,7306,7935,6256,2025,609
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