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Walmart is raising wages for thousands of U.S. pharmacists and opticians, the retailer said on Wednesday, part of its broader plan to expand primary care services across the country. The Bentonville, Arkansas-based chain said about 3,700 pharmacists would get a bump in pay starting on Wednesday, bringing their total annual average pay to more than $140,000, excluding bonuses and incentives. More than 4,000 opticians will also receive fatter paychecks, with their average hourly pay rising to more than $22.50 with this investment, Walmart executives wrote in a blog post.
Walmart investors voted against all 9 shareholder-led proposals during the retail giant's annual meeting on Wednesday, a preliminary tally by the company showed. Shareholders were asked to vote on a number of new proposals including revealing its exposure to China and conducting an independent review of its safety practices related to gun violence. Shareholders were also asked to vote on an additional "floor proposal" tabled during the meeting, that urged Walmart to disclose its funding to conservative political groups.
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 30, 2023--Walmart Leadership to Participate in Upcoming Investor Events
The gaze of investors now turns to what the Federal Reserve may do in a few short weeks.
Aldi and Walmart are both known for their low prices and good deals, but which one is better overall? Read on to find out!
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Cowen Senior Research Analyst Oliver Chen joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the latest from the retail sector, including Costco's declining sales, the outlook for luxury brands like LVMH, and how theft is hurting big names like Target and Ulta.
BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 26, 2023--Walmart to Webcast Question-and-Answer Session with the Investment Community on June 2
RH continues its stretch of poor results, in part because of poor execution.
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Yahoo Finance food reporter Brooke DiPalma details the biggest takeaways from Costco's recent earnings miss and what to expect from Walmart's annual shareholders meeting, including the chain's unveiling of its first-ever market fulfillment center in Arkansas.
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BENTONVILLE, Ark, May 25, 2023--By Lorraine Stomski, Senior Vice President, Associate Learning & Leadership
The mega-retailer continues to discount at a rate its rivals aren't, chipping away at already thin profit margins.
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Yahoo Finance Live anchor Diane King Hall discusses the rise of Dick's Sporting Goods stock on Q1 earnings, the company's growth outlook, and consumer spending trends.