Gas Prices Slow Wal-Mart Express

Hogsett, Don
May 2005
Home Textiles Today;5/16/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 35, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the financial performance of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for the first-quarter of 2005. Comparison of same-store sales between Sam's warehouse operation and the core Wal-Mart Stores business; Failure to meet its first-quarter sales and earnings targets.


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