Wesfarmers Limited operates in the Department stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Wesfarmers Limited with three other
department stores in Australasia:
Myer Holdings Limited
sales of 2.80 billion Australian Dollars [US$2.16 billion]
of which 100%
was Department Store),
The Reject Shop Ltd
(799.96 million Australian Dollars [US$616.30 million]
of which 100%
was Merchandise Retailing), and
iBuyNew Group Ltd
(3.57 million Australian Dollars [US$2.75 million]
Wesfarmers Limited reported sales of A$65.98 billion (US$50.83 billion)
June of 2016.
increase of 5.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were A$62.45 billion.
Sales at Wesfarmers Limited have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 20%).
Sales of Kmart saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
14.0% in 2016, from
A$4.55 billion to A$5.19 billion.
Not all segments of Wesfarmers Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Resources fell 26.6% to A$1.01 billion.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Wesfarmers Limited also experienced decreases in sales in
Chemicals, Energy and Fertilisers (down 1.0% to A$1.82 billion)