Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Quarterly Results (unaudited) (Unaudited Quarterly Results) (Details)

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Quarterly Results (unaudited) (Unaudited Quarterly Results) (Details) - USD ($)
$ / shares in Units, $ in Millions
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Feb. 01, 2020
Nov. 02, 2019
Aug. 03, 2019
May 04, 2019
Feb. 02, 2019
Nov. 03, 2018
Aug. 04, 2018
May 05, 2018
Feb. 01, 2020
Feb. 02, 2019
Feb. 03, 2018
Quarterly Financial Data [Abstract]                      
Net sales $ 8,337 $ 5,173 $ 5,546 $ 5,504 $ 8,455 $ 5,404 $ 5,572 $ 5,541 $ 24,560 $ 24,971 $ 24,939
Credit Card Revenues, Net 239 183 176 172 240 185 186 157 771 768 702
Cost of sales (5,266) (3,106) (3,395) (3,403) (5,288) (3,226) (3,320) (3,382) (15,171) (15,215) (15,181)
Selling, general and administrative expenses (2,509) (2,202) (2,177) (2,112) (2,538) (2,255) (2,164) (2,083) (8,998) (9,039) (8,954)
Gains on sale of real estate 95 17 7 43 278 42 46 24 162 389 544
Restructuring, impairment, store closing and other costs (337) (13) (2) (1) (97) (3) (17) (19) (354) (136) (186)
Benefit plan income, net 8 8 8 7 8 9 11 11 31 39 57
Settlement charges (46) (12) 0 0 (15) (23) (50) 0 (58) (88) (105)
Net income attributable to Macy's, Inc. shareholders $ 340 $ 2 $ 86 $ 136 $ 740 $ 62 $ 166 $ 139 $ 564 $ 1,108 $ 1,566
Basic earnings per share attributable to Macy's, Inc. shareholders $ 1.10 $ 0.01 $ 0.28 $ 0.44 $ 2.40 $ 0.20 $ 0.54 $ 0.45 $ 1.82 $ 3.60 $ 5.13
Diluted earnings per share attributable to Macy's, Inc. shareholders $ 1.09 $ 0.01 $ 0.28 $ 0.44 $ 2.37 $ 0.20 $ 0.53 $ 0.45 $ 1.81 $ 3.56 $ 5.10