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Unformatted text preview: Wesley Barbosa Fin400 Final Appendix D In Wal-Mart’s 10-K financial report there were four items I found in the management discussion that I found to be important. The first is that Wal-Mart operates retail stores in various formats around the world and is committed to saving people money so they can live better. “We earn the trust of our customers every day by providing a broad assortment of quality merchandise and services at everyday low prices (“EDLP”) while fostering a culture that rewards and embraces mutual respect, integrity and diversity.” (www.sec.gov) This tells me that they are an established global company with a clear goals of helping people improve their lives. Wal-Mart’s stability and goals are a huge plus in the economy today. The second item that I found significant is that the company has several different business segments. “The company is engaged in the operations of retail stores located in all 50 states of the United States, our wholly-owned subsidiaries in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Japan,...
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- Spring '11
- U.S. state, square feet, retail stores