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Wal-Mart Spokesman Resigns Over False Information In Resume: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Chief Spokesman David Tovar resigned after the company allegedly found that he had lied about his academic record in his resume, Bloomberg reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. While conducting...Show More Summary

Does it Mean Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Cares More Because It Asks Less Than ObamaCare?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has been struggling to emerge as a health-care service provider, a bizarre idea from a certain perspective. However, it managed to kill two birds with one stone: it made better conditions for its small republic of 2.2 million employees and made the same services available for the broader public. FOX’s Charles […]

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO) at Takeover Impasse Due to Differing Opinions about Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) may be avoiding a major challenger to their retailer enterprise (or at least a segment of it) simply by being a contentious point amongst the two entities that could otherwise join forces to possibly topple them. According to Jeffrey McCracken on Bloomberg yesterday, the impasse over antitrust concerns related to a […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Stocking Holiday Shelves with Toys “Chosen by Kids” for Second Year

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is using a rather unique method to determine what the hottest items of the upcoming holiday season will be: by going directly to the source. Whereas Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) used to take their cues from toy buyers, they’re now skipping the middle-men (parents), and going directly to the toy-users (the […]

Wal-Mart plans to rebrand Express format

After several years trialing the banner, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to convert its existing Express stores to Neighborhood Markets.

Canadian Retailers Bet On Technology In Fight With U.S. Giants

By Sayantani Ghosh and Solarina Ho TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian retailers, scrambling to keep pace with the likes of Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Inc in an increasingly crowded market, are investing heavily in high-tech tools to lure shoppers. Show More Summary

Can Target Survive In Today's Retail Environment?

By Daniel Jennings: Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) is an extremely vulnerable position right now because of its smaller size and limited business model. Unlike its main rival, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), the nation's second largest discounter lacks the revenues, cash, and flexibility needed to survive in a radically changing marketplace. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Thinks About Your Health

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), currently the world’s largest retailer, is making an aggressive push into the primary health-care services, providing low cost professional examinations, CNBC said. The program is currently in the Pilot...Show More Summary

Why Wal-Mart Will Not Buy Family Dollar

By Daniel Jennings: A lot of investors are surprised because Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) decided not to bid for Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO), which is essentially selling itself to Dollar Tree Stores (NASDAQ:DLTR) right now. Those investors should not be surprised, because it makes little or no sense for Wal-Mart to buy Family Dollar. Show More Summary

Who Is Taking Wal-Mart's Customers And Why?

By Daniel Jennings: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) and its investors are facing a very interesting mystery: where are the customers going? Traffic at the retail giant's U.S. stores has been falling for the past seven quarters. The billion...Show More Summary

What Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Will Offer at Its Clinics?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is on a spree to cut its costs and one of the dominant areas those cuts will be coming from is healthcare. It was revealed recently that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) will be opening ‘Wal-Mart Care Clinics’, which will essentially be primary health clinics located inside of Walmart stores. The company […]

Ahead of iPhone 6, Wal-Mart rolls back prices on iPhone 5s, 5c

Ahead of next month's expected iPhone 6 unveiling, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is looking to clear its inventory of last year's iPhones by announcing drastic price cuts Wednesday night. 

Wal-Mart: The Time To Buy Is When No One Likes A Quality Dividend Company

By Dividend Growth Investor: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. This dividend champion has paid a dividend since 1974 and increased it for 41 years in a row. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart's Ecommerce Push Is A Threat To Dollar Stores And Category Killers

By Daniel Jennings: Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (NYSE:WMT) massive e-commerce push is bad news for category killers like Staples Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) and dollar store operators like Dollar General (NYSE:DG) and the new Family Dollar/Dollar Tree Stores (NASDAQ:DLTR) combination. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart Stores' (WMT) CEO Doug McMillon on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

By SA Transcripts: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Q2 2015 Earnings Conference Call August 14, 2014 7:00 AM ET Executives Carol Schumacher – VP, IR Doug McMillon – President and CEO Claire Babineaux-Fontenot – EVP and Treasurer Greg Foran – President and CEO, Wal-Mart U.S. Show More Summary

U.S. retailers feel the pinch as frugal shoppers curb spending

Weak results from the likes of Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Macy's Inc are the latest sign less affluent U.S. consumers are still pinching their pennies and the trend appears to be hurting upmarket retailers as well. A number of large U.S. Show More Summary

U.S. Retailers Feel The Pinch As Frugal Shoppers Curb Spending

By Siddharth Cavale and Sruthi Ramakrishnan (Reuters) - Weak results from the likes of Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Macy's Inc are the latest sign less affluent U.S. consumers are still pinching their pennies and the trend appears to be hurting upmarket retailers as well. Show More Summary

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Finds It Hard to Grow

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) announced its second-quarter results today and again failed to beat analysts’ expectations. The company witnessed its seventh straight quarter of traffic decline. Although Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) saw growth in every country except China, it’s the company’s U.S. Show More Summary, Inc. (AMZN) Overwhelming Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) & Other Retailers: Cramer

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) downgraded their full-year earnings expectations today as the retailer struggles to ignite growth at their iconic big-box stores. They are just the latest in a series of retailers to temper expectations in a retail environment that hasn’t improved as many industry executives and analysts had anticipated. If there’s a giant elephant […]

Reality Bites Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT); Shift to e-Commerce Slowing Revenue Growth

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) had to lower their full-year forecast on Thursday as same-store sales continued to remain flat. Second quarter sales rose by 2.8% to $119.3 billion, while profit inched up by 0.6% to $4.09 billion. Despite slightly surpassing analyst expectations in revenue,  Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) cut their full-year forecasted earnings to $4.90 […]

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