Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%) says it's working with suppliers as increased demand for gun ammunition has...

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

Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%) says it's working with suppliers as increased demand for gun ammunition has shelves nearly empty in its gun sections. The company will ration ammunition sales to three boxes per customer for the short term until supplies catch back up. Analysts think the gun demand rush has brought a marginal benefit to Wal-Mart's store sales with buyers presumably picking up incidental items along the way to checkout.