Plenty of Room to Grow: Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart Stores expects to boost its U.S. growth in 15 opportunity markets, Eduardo Castro-Wright, president and chief executive officer of the company's Wal-Mart U.S. division, said last week. Speaking at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference, he said those markets are not necessarily the most urban and not necessarily the largest markets we call them opportunity markets,

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores expects to boost its U.S. growth in 15 “opportunity markets,” Eduardo Castro-Wright, president and chief executive officer of the company's Wal-Mart U.S. division, said here last week.

Speaking at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference, he said those markets “are not necessarily the most urban and not necessarily the largest markets — we call them opportunity markets, because they are markets where we have a 3.9% share as opposed t

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