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11 things you probably didn’t know about Walmart

Walmart is a retail giant around the world, with over 11,000 stores and subsidiaries in 27 different countries. According to the company’s website, most of their managers started in the company as hourly associates – even CEODoug McMillon unloaded Walmart trucks as a teen. The Walton Family, heirs to the […]
11 things you probably didn’t know about Walmart
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Walmart’s surge just added $12 billion to the Walton family’s wealth

The Walton family still controls about 48% of Walmart, meaning their exorbitant wealth is innately tied to the company’s stock price. Walmart’s earnings surge on Tuesday netted Sam Walton’s heirs a cool $US11.6 billion. Follow Walmart stock price in real-time here. Walmart skyrocketed more than 10% Thursday following the grocer’s […]
Walmart’s surge just added $12 billion to the Walton family’s wealth