Jim C. Walton net worth and biography

Jim Walton Biography and Net Worth

Major Shareholder of Walmart

James “Jim” Walton is the youngest son of Walmart founder, Sam Walton. The Waltons are the wealthiest family in America, and as of April 2021, Jim Walton was ranked the 19th-richest person in the world.

He joined the family business shortly after earning his bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and spent four years running Walmart’s real estate operations. He then moved on to join the family’s holding company, Walton Enterprises, where he would later become president.

In 2005, he took his late brother John’s place on Walmart’s board of directors, where he served until 2016 when he was replaced by his son, Steuart.

Walton also serves as chairman and CEO of Arvest Bank Group, a regional bank owned by the family holding company. Additionally, he serves as chairman of the board of Community Publishers, which publishes newspapers in Arkansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma. 

Walton has made significant financial contributions to political causes at both the local and national level. Additionally, he recently donated $1.2 billion of Walmart shares to charity, joining the ranks of other business leaders who have pledged to commit their wealth to philanthropy.

He resides with his family in Bentonville, Arkansas. 

What is Jim C. Walton's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Jim C. Walton is at least $38.39 billion as of December 13th, 2022. Mr. Walton owns 270,872,130 shares of Walmart stock worth more than $38,385,289,542 as of February 5th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Walton may own. Learn More about Jim C. Walton's net worth.

How do I contact Jim C. Walton?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Walton and other Walmart executives is 702 SOUTHWEST 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE AR, 72716. Walmart can also be reached via phone at (479) 273-4000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Jim C. Walton's contact information.

Has Jim C. Walton been buying or selling shares of Walmart?

Jim C. Walton has not been actively trading shares of Walmart during the last ninety days. Most recently, Jim C. Walton sold 873,005 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $147.46, for a transaction totalling $128,733,317.30. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 270,872,130 shares of the company's stock, valued at $39,942,804,289.80. Learn More on Jim C. Walton's trading history.

Who are Walmart's active insiders?

Walmart's insider roster includes Daniel Bartlett (EVP), M. Biggs (EVP), Rachel Brand (EVP), Rosalind Brewer (Insider), Jacqueline Canney (EVP), David Chojnowski (SVP), John Furner (EVP), Marc Lore (EVP), Judith Mckenna (EVP), Kathryn McLay (EVP), C Mcmillon (CEO), Christopher Nicholas (Exec. VP & COO), Randall Stephenson (Former Director), Alice Walton (Major Shareholder), Jim Walton (Major Shareholder), and S Walton (Director). Learn More on Walmart's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Walmart?

During the last year, insiders at the retailer sold shares 44 times. They sold a total of 12,448,690 shares worth more than $1,810,516,395.70. The most recent insider tranaction occured on January, 26th when CEO C Douglas Mcmillon sold 9,708 shares worth more than $1,393,777.56. Insiders at Walmart own 47.1% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Walmart.

Information on this page was last updated on 1/26/2023.

Jim C. Walton Insider Trading History at Walmart

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/13/2022Sell873,005$147.46$128,733,317.30270,872,130View SEC Filing Icon  
12/9/2022Sell204,114$146.82$29,968,017.48272,604,991View SEC Filing Icon  
11/30/2022Sell1,293,218$152.25$196,892,440.50274,836,917View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2022Sell136,617$135.04$18,448,759.68282,678,177View SEC Filing Icon  
8/22/2022Sell141,150$135.72$19,156,878.00282,859,674View SEC Filing Icon  
3/8/2022Sell50,000$140.13$7,006,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2021Sell366,333$139.25$51,011,870.25View SEC Filing Icon  
12/8/2021Sell391,339$137.01$53,617,356.39View SEC Filing Icon  
12/6/2021Sell573,955$138.83$79,682,172.65View SEC Filing Icon  
9/20/2021Sell307,927$142.51$43,882,676.77View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2021Sell670,603$147.53$98,934,060.59View SEC Filing Icon  
9/2/2021Sell754,655$148.45$112,028,534.756,748,580View SEC Filing Icon  
8/25/2021Sell840,503$148.90$125,150,896.706,748,580View SEC Filing Icon  
8/23/2021Sell254,700$150.93$38,441,871.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/17/2021Sell666,540$137.71$91,789,223.4010,507,124View SEC Filing Icon  
5/28/2021Sell956,414$142.22$136,021,199.0810,507,124View SEC Filing Icon  
3/18/2021Sell106,049$131.23$13,916,810.2710,507,124View SEC Filing Icon  
12/29/2020Sell411,355$144.42$59,407,889.1010,507,124View SEC Filing Icon  
12/18/2020Sell917,433$145.88$133,835,126.046,351,524View SEC Filing Icon  
6/7/2019Sell1,014,826$105.33$106,891,622.5817,502,080View SEC Filing Icon  
5/20/2019Sell820,736$101.45$83,263,667.2017,502,080View SEC Filing Icon  
5/17/2019Sell1,626,851$101.08$164,442,099.0817,502,080View SEC Filing Icon  
3/1/2019Sell694,483$98.46$68,378,796.1815,557,224View SEC Filing Icon  
2/25/2019Sell660,959$99.54$65,791,858.8615,557,224View SEC Filing Icon  
12/11/2018Sell729,469$93.99$68,562,791.3110,557,224View SEC Filing Icon  
11/20/2018Sell706,769$94.27$66,627,113.6310,557,224View SEC Filing Icon  
9/28/2018Sell2,009,792$94.63$190,186,616.9610,557,224View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2018Sell592,155$84.64$50,119,999.2010,507,224View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2017Sell1,319,133$97.61$128,760,572.1311,057,224View SEC Filing Icon  
11/30/2017Sell1,488,039$97.54$145,143,324.0610,507,224View SEC Filing Icon  
8/24/2017Sell775,958$80.24$62,262,869.9210,507,224View SEC Filing Icon  
6/8/2017Sell3,278,735$79.00$259,020,065.0010,507,224View SEC Filing Icon  
5/31/2017Sell1,455,636$78.34$114,034,524.2410,507,224View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2017Sell3,000,000$70.50$211,500,000.0010,507,127View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2017Sell3,667,343$71.99$264,012,022.5710,507,127View SEC Filing Icon  
2/23/2017Sell4,375,337$71.79$314,105,443.2310,507,127View SEC Filing Icon  
8/22/2016Sell3,502,398$73.02$255,745,101.9610,507,127View SEC Filing Icon  
6/28/2016Sell1,450,000$71.39$103,515,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Walmart Company Overview

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Walmart, Inc. engages in retail and wholesale business. The company offers an assortment of merchandise and services at everyday low prices. It operates through the following business segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. The Walmart U.S. segment operates as a merchandiser of consumer products, operating under the Walmart, Wal-Mart, and Walmart Neighborhood Market brands, as well as walmart.com and other eCommerce brands. The Walmart International segment manages supercenters, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, and cash and carry outside of the United States. The Sam's Club segment consists of membership-only warehouse clubs and samsclubs.com. The company was founded by Samuel Moore Walton and James Lawrence Walton in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, AR.
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