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Wal-Mart Lowers Revenue Outlook for Year; Shares Drop
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Wal-Mart Lowers Revenue Outlook for Year; Shares Drop

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says a tougher sales environment will hurt its revenue this fiscal year. The retailer says it expects revenue will be up 2 to 3 percent over the prior fiscal year, down from a previous estimate of 3 to 5 percent.
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EEOC Filing Fewer Discrimination Cases In Arkansas

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed only two lawsuits in the state this calendar year, continuing a recent trend line. In 2011, the EEOC filed six lawsuits in Arkansas' federal courts and three the following year. Last year, the EEOC filed only two lawsuits against companies operating in the state.
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Little Rock Walgreens Sells for $5.7 Million (Real Deals)

ARCP WG Little Rock AR LLC of Phoenix bought the 15,181-SF store at 1601 Main St. from Stamja-DT AR Properties LLC, led by Jason LaFrance.
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Wal-Mart Scaling Back U.S. Growth to Focus on E-Commerce

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is scaling back its growth in U.S. stores next year, while investing more in e-commerce.
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