Shares of Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%) stay resilient in the face of stocks falling across the globe,...

|About: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%) stay resilient in the face of stocks falling across the globe, even managing to etch out yet another 52-week high in the process. At the company's annual meeting on Friday, shareholders will find out if the movement to oust current board members and increase transparency takes hold or if a 20% return over the last year is enough to keep a majority satisfied.