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Walmart Inc  (NYSE:WMT) Net Cash per Share: $-40.21 (As of Apr. 2018)

Net cash per share is calculated as Cash And Cash Equivalents minus Total Liabilities and then divided by Shares Outstanding (EOP). Walmart Inc's net cash per share for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2018 was $-40.21.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Walmart Inc Annual Data

Jan09 Jan10 Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18
Net Cash per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -35.92 -33.59 -33.92 -36.56 -39.62

Walmart Inc Quarterly Data

Jul13 Oct13 Jan14 Apr14 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18
Net Cash per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only -38.61 -38.77 -41.60 -39.62 -40.21

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Walmart Inc Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Walmart Inc's Net Cash per Share falls into.



Calculation

In the calculation of a company's net cash, assets other than cash and short term investments are considered to be worth nothing. But the company has to pay its debt and other liabilities in full. This is an extremely conservative way of valuation. Most companies have negative net cash. But sometimes a company's price may be lower than its net-cash.

Walmart Inc's Net Cash Per Share for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2018 is calculated as

Net Cash Per Share (A: Jan. 2018 )=(Cash And Cash Equivalents-Total Liabilities)/Shares Outstanding (EOP)
=(6756-123700)/2952.00
=-39.62

Walmart Inc's Net Cash Per Share for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2018 is calculated as

Net Cash Per Share (Q: Apr. 2018 )=(Cash And Cash Equivalents-Total Liabilities)/Shares Outstanding (EOP)
=(7885-126603)/2952.48
=-40.21

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

Ben Graham invested in situations where the company's stock price was lower than its net-cash. He assigned some value to the company's other current asset. The value is called Net Current Asset Value (NCAV). One research study, covering the years 1970 through 1983 showed that portfolios picked at the beginning of each year, and held for one year, returned 29.4 percent, on average, over the 13-year period, compared to 11.5 percent for the S&P 500 Index. Other studies of Graham's strategy produced similar results.

You can find companies that are traded below their Net Current Asset Value (NCAV) with our Net-Net screener. GuruFocus also publishes a monthly Net-Net newsletter.


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