TITLE

Advisory Future For Wal-Mart is Up in Air

AUTHOR(S)
Hahn, Avital Louria
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/3/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 37, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines investment advisory at retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in the United States. Rumor that Wal-Mart plans to buy Tommy Hilfiger; Relationship between the retailer and adviser Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein; Terms of the deal between Wal-Mart and retailer Central American Retail Holding.
ACCESSION #
18454583

 

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