Rhayne Hall

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Wal-Mart's pre-holiday sales disappoint: Bad omen for the economy?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday reported lower-than-expected fiscal third-quarter revenue and another drop in a key U.S. sales figure. The retail giant also reduced its full-year forecast for the second time.<p>All this just before the key holiday season, which for some retailers accounts for as much …

Tesla, Facebook, Wal-Mart, H-P are stocks to watch

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday’s session are Tesla Motors Inc., Facebook …

San Francisco

Wal-Mart: Food stamp cuts to hit profits

Wal-Mart Stores warned Friday that cuts to the nation's food stamps program late last year will hurt its bottom line.<p>The cut in food stamps went into effect Nov. 1. Food stamps had been increased during the height of the recession, but that expansion expired without Congressional action.<p>The …

Worst over for stocks? Depends on earnings

After a bumpy January, stocks have roared back to life this month.<p>Thanks to a strong rally last week, the S&P 500 is now down only slightly for the year while the Nasdaq is up nearly 2%.<p>Will stocks keep climbing this week? That will all hinge on a batch of earnings from several blue chip …

Wal-Mart de Mexico profit falls on accounting

MEXICO CITY-- Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s Mexican unit reported a 13% drop in fourth-quarter net profit, despite a 3.5% expansion on the year in net sales.<p>…

Mexico City

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