Part I: Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s income statement and balance sheet are attached. Gather relevant information from the financial statements to calculate the financial ratios, and complete the following table. You can use Excel or calculator.
Part II: Discuss Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s financial status both cross-sectional (to industry average) and cross year. Focus your analysis on the following aspects of firms' financial status: liquidity, activity, debt, profitability.