BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Maybe all that Wal-Mart Stores here needed was a little economic recession.
Wal-Mart's Stock Shows Renewed Strength in First Quarter
Maybe all that Wal-Mart Stores needed was a little economic recession. Through the first three months of 2008, the company saw its stock climb at a double-digit rate, to close at $52.68 on March 31. That 11.3% gain outpaced all other major food retailers and has been followed by continuing gains through the first weeks of April. Analysts said the company has fixed some of the