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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N)

WMT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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16 Jan 2018
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Walmart Appoints Judith Mckenna As International Ceo - Source‍​
2:59am IST 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - :Walmart <<>> APPOINTS JUDITH MCKENNA AS INTERNATIONAL CEO - SOURCE‍​.  Full Article

H&R Block Enters Exclusive Partnership With Walmart
12:30am IST 

H & R Block Inc ::H&R BLOCK ENTERS EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH WALMART.H & R BLOCK INC - ‍CO, WALMART​ ANNOUNCED JAN. 16 THAT H&R BLOCK WILL BE NEW DIY DESKTOP TAX SOFTWARE PROVIDER AVAILABLE AT WALMART STORES NATIONWIDE.  Full Article

Wal-Mart says Sam's Club to close 63 clubs around the country
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART - SAM'S CLUB ANNOUNCED CHANGES TO THE BUSINESS UNIT'S U.S. REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO, WITH THE CLOSURE OF 63 CLUBS AROUND THE COUNTRY.WALMART - CURRENTLY, CO AND SAM’S CLUB OPERATE OVER 5,400 LOCATIONS ACROSS U.S.; AFTER ACTIONS ANNOUNCED JAN 11, THE COMPANY WILL HAVE 597 CLUBS.WALMART - CO WILL CONVERT UP TO 12 IMPACTED CLUBS TO ECOMMERCE FULFILLMENT CENTERS, WITH BALANCE OF THE FACILITIES CLOSING OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS.WALMART - WILL RECORD DISCRETE CHARGE OF ABOUT $0.14/SHARE RELATED TO ACTIONS ANNOUNCED ON THURSDAY, WITH VAST MAJORITY OF IT IN Q4.WALMART - WILL PROVIDE SUPPORT AND RESOURCES TO AFFECTED ASSOCIATES, INCLUDING BONUS ANNOUNCED JAN 11, 60 DAYS OF PAY, SEVERANCE TO THOSE ELIGIBLE‍​.  Full Article

Wal-Mart Closing 63 Sam's Club Stores, Laying Off Thousands Of Workers- Business Insider‍​
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART IS CLOSING 63 SAM'S CLUB STORES AND LAYING OFF THOUSANDS OF WORKERS- BUSINESS INSIDER‍​.  Full Article

Walmart To Raise U.S. Wages, Provide One-Time Bonus, Expand Hourly Maternity And Parental Leave
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART TO RAISE U.S. WAGES, PROVIDE ONE-TIME BONUS AND EXPAND HOURLY MATERNITY AND PARENTAL LEAVE.WALMART SAYS PLANS TO EXPAND MATERNITY AND PARENTAL LEAVE BENEFITS, PROVIDE ONE-TIME CASH BONUS FOR ELIGIBLE ASSOCIATES OF UP TO $1,000.WALMART SAYS WILL ALSO PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO ASSOCIATES ADOPTING A CHILD.WALMART SAYS PLANS TO INCREASE STARTING WAGE RATE FOR ALL HOURLY ASSOCIATES IN THE U.S. TO $11.WALMART SAYS ADOPTION BENEFIT TO ASSOCIATES WILL TOTAL $5,000 PER CHILD.WALMART SAYS INCREASE IN WAGES TO ASSOCIATES WILL TAKE EFFECT IN FEBRUARY.WALMART SAYS INCREASE IN WAGES TO ASSOCIATES WILL BE ABOUT $300 MILLION INCREMENTAL TO THOSE ALREADY INCLUDED IN NEXT FISCAL YEAR’S PLAN.WALMART SAYS ONE-TIME BONUS REPRESENTS ADDITIONAL PAYMENT TO ASSOCIATES OF ABOUT $400 MILLION IN CURRENT FISCAL YEAR.WALMART SAYS PROVIDING FULL-TIME HOURLY ASSOCIATES IN U.S. WITH 10 WEEKS OF PAID MATERNITY LEAVE, 6 WEEKS OF PAID PARENTAL LEAVE.WALMART SAYS SALARIED ASSOCIATES IN U.S. WILL ALSO RECEIVE 6 WEEKS OF PAID PARENTAL LEAVE.WALMART SAYS A DISCRETE ONE-TIME CHARGE WILL BE TAKEN IN Q4 OF CURRENT YEAR TO ACCOUNT FOR BONUS.  Full Article

Walmart To Raise U.S. Wages, Provide One-Time Bonus, Expand Hourly Maternity, Parental Leave
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART TO RAISE U.S. WAGES, PROVIDE ONE-TIME BONUS AND EXPAND HOURLY MATERNITY AND PARENTAL LEAVE.  Full Article

Walmart Files For Potential Debt Shelf Size Undisclosed - SEC Filing
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART FILES FOR POTENTIAL DEBT SHELF; SIZE UNDISCLOSED - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Walmart files amendment to certificate of incorporation to change legal name
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc ::WALMART - FILED AMENDMENT TO CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION TO CHANGE LEGAL NAME FROM WAL-MART STORES INC TO WALMART INC.WALMART SAYS WILL CONTINUE TO TRADE ON THE NYSE AS 'WMT' - SEC FILING.WALMART SAYS FILED AMENDMENT TO CHANGE LEGAL NAME TO WALMART INC EFFECTIVE FEB. 1, 2018 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Wal-Mart says has preordered 5 of Tesla's new electric trucks for U.S.‍​‍​
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - :Wal-Mart says has pre-ordered 5 units of Tesla's new heavy-duty electric vehicle for the U.S. - Statement ‍​.Wal-Mart says has pre-ordered 10 units of Tesla's new heavy-duty electric vehicle for Wal-Mart Canada - Statement ‍.  Full Article

Wal-Mart says it's planning to test Tesla's new electric trucks- CNBC‍​
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - :Wal-Mart says it's planning to test Tesla's new electric trucks- CNBC‍​.  Full Article

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Wal-Mart launches program to safely dispose of unused opioids

NEW YORK Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Wednesday said it will provide customers filling prescriptions for opioids with a packet of powder that will help them dispose of leftover medication in order to help curb misuse and abuse.