The income statement presents information on the financial results of a company business activities over a period of time. The income statement communicates how much revenue the company generated during a period and what cost it incurred in connection with generating that revenue.
Based on: 10-K (reporting date: 2022-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2021-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2020-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2019-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2018-01-31), 10-K (reporting date: 2017-01-31).
|Income statement item||Description||The company|
|Net sales||Amount, including tax collected from customer, of revenue from satisfaction of performance obligation by transferring promised good or service to customer. Tax collected from customer is tax assessed by governmental authority that is both imposed on and concurrent with specific revenue-producing transaction, including, but not limited to, sales, use, value-added and excise.||Walmart Inc. net sales increased from 2020 to 2021 and from 2021 to 2022.|
|Operating income||The net result for the period of deducting operating expenses from operating revenues.||Walmart Inc. operating income increased from 2020 to 2021 and from 2021 to 2022.|
|Income before income taxes||Amount of income (loss) from continuing operations, including income (loss) from equity method investments, before deduction of income tax expense (benefit), and income (loss) attributable to noncontrolling interest.||Walmart Inc. income before income taxes increased from 2020 to 2021 but then decreased significantly from 2021 to 2022.|
|Consolidated net income attributable to Walmart||The portion of profit or loss for the period, net of income taxes, which is attributable to the parent.||Walmart Inc. consolidated net income attributable to Walmart decreased from 2020 to 2021 but then slightly increased from 2021 to 2022.|