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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

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  • Dollar General questions motives of Family Dollar CEO

    (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp questioned whether Family Dollar Stores Inc Chief Executive Howard Levine was being driven by self-interest in his support of a proposed takeover of his company by Dollar Tree Inc . Dollar General, which has made its own...
  • Sears posts loss for 9th straight quarter as sales fall again

    (Reuters) - Sears Holdings Corp reported its ninth straight quarterly loss as sales continued to fall and the retailer said it might close more stores than planned this year. Shares of the company, which owns Sears department stores and the Kmart...
  • Texas teenager missing for nearly three days found living at Walmart

    Texas teenager missing for nearly three days found living at Walmart
    A 14-year-old Texas boy who went missing for nearly three days was discovered living at a Walmart store where he had carved out hiding places in shelves stacked with products and foraged for food in other aisles, police and news reports said on Wednesday....
  • The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: July import and export prices, Bloomberg consumer comfort index for period ending Aug. 10, weekly jobless claims Local earnings: Lime Energy Co., WidePoint Corp. Other earnings: Autodesk Inc., J.C. Penney Co. Inc., Kohl's Corp., Nordstrom Inc.,...
  • Wal-Mart cuts forecast as it spends more on healthcare, online

    Wal-Mart cuts forecast as it spends more on healthcare, online
    (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc cut its full-year profit forecast, citing higher employee healthcare costs and increased investment in its online business. The world's largest retailer, which has 1.4 million employees in the United States, raised its...
  • Denver event aims to close gap in Walmart's 'Made in USA' push

    (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc, which has pledged to buy an additional $250 billion in U.S.-made goods over the next decade, is hitting a snag as it tries to meet that promise: Some vendors keen to participate in the initiative complain that after...
  • Wal-Mart recorta pronósticos financieros por mayor gasto en salud de empleados, negocio online

    (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc recortó su previsión de ganancias para todo el año, citando mayores costos por los cuidados de salud de suys empleados y una mayor inversión en su negocio online. Como estaba previsto, la mayor cadena minorista a nivel...
  • Kohl's profit beats estimates as costs fall

    (Reuters) - Department store chain Kohl's Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as costs fell, sending its shares up 3.4 percent in premarket trading. The company said selling, general and administrative costs fell about 2 percent to $981...
  • Top U.S. hedge funds up Walgreen shares; lose some taste for Apple

    (Reuters) - Top U.S. hedge fund managers did some shopping for shares of discount retailer Dollar General Corp and drug store operator Walgreen Co in the second quarter. Daniel Loeb's Third Point added 1 million shares of Dollar General, raising his...
  • Buffett's Berkshire reveals Charter stake, cuts DirecTV

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a new $366 million stake in cable TV operator Charter Communications Inc and pared its holdings in two other pay-TV companies, part of a flurry of changes in its stock investments...
  • U.S. retailers feel the pinch as frugal shoppers curb spending

    (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. A number of large U.S....