Wal-Mart's (WMT +0.9%) same-store sales were a good sign for the company - but maybe not for the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Wal-Mart's (WMT +0.9%) same-store sales were a good sign for the company - but maybe not for the economy. Sales were up on shoppers turning to Wal-Mart's "everyday low prices" to make their money stretch farther in the face of job cuts and inflation.