“We're very pleased with our financial performance for the third quarter and the dedication and hard work of our associates serving Walmart customers and communities around the world,” said Mike Duke, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) president and ...
Though it is addressed to Sam's Clubs -- a retail division of Walmart Stores Inc., that tends to attract slightly higher-income customers -- multiple Walmart employees confirmed that the plan applies to Walmart stores as well.
Wal-Mart's dividend yield is about average, offering just above a 2% annual payout at recent price levels. We prefer yields above 3% and don't include firms with yields below 2% in our dividend growth portfolio.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday became the biggest corporation yet to move its planned dividend into late December from early January to help shareholders avoid a looming jump in the tax rate due to the so-called fiscal cliff.
Nov. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, fired a supplier that made apparel at a Bangladesh factory where more than 100 people died in the country's deadliest ever blaze at a garment facility.