Question Description

Write a 1,050-word comparative analysis using

– The financial statements of Amazon.com, Inc. presented in the attached “Amazon 2014 Annual Report” The Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements begin on page 43

– And the financial statements for Walmart Stores, Inc., presented in the attached “Walmart 2014 annual report”The Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements begin on page 40.

  • Compute these 2014 values for each company based on the information in the financial statements:
    • Inventory turnover (Use cost of sales and inventories)
    • Days of inventory
  • Conclusions concerning the management of the inventory can you draw from this data.

Show work on the attached spreadsheet and submit with analysis.