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Walmart Darkens Outlook Because Of Tough Economy, Payroll Tax Increase

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 10.15.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's biggest retailer, said the weak global economy continues to batter its low-income shoppers. The ch...

Costco's Profit Soars As Low-Wage Competitors Struggle

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.31.2013 | Business

At a time when other retailers are struggling to get people into stores, Costco is enjoying a moment in the sun. The big box giant's profit jumped...

Walmart Profits Suffer

Reuters | Jessica Wohl | Posted 05.16.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc's quarterly profit just missed Wall Street expectations on Thursday, with sales down 1.4 percent at its Walmart U.S. ...

Walmart Exec Warns: Low-Income Shoppers Are Getting Squeezed

HuffPost/AP | Posted 02.21.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. offered a weak business outlook Thursday as new economic challenges for its low-income shoppers start to take a toll...

Apparently Bribery Allegations Aren't Hurting The Bottom Line

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2012 | Business

* Q1 EPS $1.09 vs Wall Street view of $1.04 * Walmart U.S. same-store sales up 2.6 pct * International bribery probe ong...

Walmart Offering Prices So Low It's Hurting Them

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2012 | Business

* Q4 EPS $1.44 excluding items vs Wall St view $1.45 * Sales up 5.8 pct to $122.29 bln, St view $124.21 bln * Walmart U....

Wal-Mart Profits Rise, But U.S. Sales Still Slump

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. posted a second-quarter profit increase of 5.7 percent on Tuesday and raised its outlook for the year as its res...

Wal-Mart's Low Prices Mean Big Profits In Crisis

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart officials sounded an upbeat tone for the holidays as the retailer posted a 10 percent increase in third-quarter profits on T...