Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Long-Term Debt (Details)

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Long-Term Debt (Details)
$ in Millions
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
Jul. 29, 2017
USD ($)
Jul. 30, 2016
USD ($)
Jul. 29, 2017
USD ($)
Jul. 30, 2016
USD ($)
Jan. 28, 2017
USD ($)
Debt repurchase, aggregate consideration paid $ 334        
Less: current maturities 232 $ 341 $ 232 $ 341 $ 263
Unamortized debt issuance costs (56) (67) (56) (67) (63)
Total debt, excluding capital leases, financing obligation and note payable 4,068 4,697 4,068 4,697 4,602
Total debt, excluding unamortized debt issuance costs, capital leases, financing obligation and note payable 4,124 4,764 4,124 4,764 4,665
Total long-term debt, excluding capital leases, financing obligation and note payable 3,836 4,356 3,836 4,356 4,339
(Gain)/loss on extinguishment of debt 35 34 35 30  
Premium On Early Retirement Of Long Term Debt 30 0 $ 30 0  
Payment for Debt Extinguishment or Debt Prepayment Cost 1        
Write off of Deferred Debt Issuance Cost $ 3        
Debt Instrument, Basis Spread on Variable Rate 75        
Senior Notes 5.65% Due 2020 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.65%   5.65%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [1] $ 400 400 $ 400 400 400
Senior Notes 5.75% Due 2018 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.75%   5.75%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [1] $ 190 265 $ 190 265 265
Senior Secured Notes Five Point Eight Seven Five Percent Due2023 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 5.875%   5.875%    
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [1] $ 500 500 $ 500 500 500
Senior Notes 6.375% Due 2036 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 6.375%   6.375%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [1] $ 388 388 $ 388 388 388
Notes 6.9% Due 2026 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 6.90%   6.90%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 2 2 $ 2 2 2
Debentures 7.125% Due 2023 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.125%   7.125%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 10 10 $ 10 10 10
Debentures 7.4% Due 2037 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.40%   7.40%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 313 313 $ 313 313 313
Notes 7.625% Due 2097 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.625%   7.625%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 500 500 $ 500 500 500
Debentures Seven Point Six Five Percent Due2016 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.65%   7.65%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 0 78 $ 0 78 0
Debentures Seven Point Nine Five Percent Due2017 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 7.95%   7.95%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent $ 0 220 $ 0 220 220
Senior Notes 8.125% due 2019 [Member]          
Debt Instrument, Interest Rate, Stated Percentage 8.125%   8.125%    
Unsecured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent [1] $ 175 400 $ 175 400 400
2016 Term Loan Facility [Member]          
Secured Long-term Debt, Noncurrent 1,646 1,688 1,646 1,688 1,667
Notes And Debentures Including Current Maturities [Member]          
Total debt, excluding unamortized debt issuance costs, capital leases, financing obligation and note payable 4,124 $ 4,764 $ 4,124 $ 4,764 $ 4,665
Portions of Senior Notes due 2018 and Senior Notes due 2019 [Member]          
(Gain)/loss on extinguishment of debt $ (34)        
[1] These debt issuances contain a change of control provision that would obligate us, at the holders’ option, to repurchase the debt at a price of 101%.