BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores here said operating profit for its discount store and supercenter division increased 19% in the second quarter, to $1.52 billion, compared with $1.27 billion in the year-ago quarter.
or the second quarter, to $224 million, compared with $203 million in the year-ago quarter. Sam's operating profit for the six-month period was up 8% to $413 million, compared with $383 million in the same period of the previous fiscal year.
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