Wal-Mart Keeps Growing Globally

Jun.22.08 | About: Wal-Mart Stores, (WMT)

Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) serves more than 49 million international customers weekly at 3,146 stores in 13 markets outside the continental U.S. (see chart above), and employs 620,000 international associates. International sales were $90.6 billion for Wal-Mart's latest fiscal year (through 1/31/2008), a 17.5% increase over the previous year.