Walmart returns to strong growth in 2022, at the expense of margin

With a low price positioning, Walmart has managed to accelerate growth in 2022. This policy has nevertheless cost profitability. Note: the group has generated US$2.7 billion in advertising revenue, up by 30% in one year.

Through Bleuenn Fequant et Sophie Baqué. Published on 24 February 2023 à 13h07 - Update on 10 May 2023 à 10h19

On 21 February, Walmart published the Q4 2022 results and annual projections. For the full year 2022, the world’s largest retailer reported total revenue of US$611.3 billion, up 7.4% at constant rates. A year ago, sales growth was 1.6%.…