WMT Stock: 5 Reasons to Buy Walmart

by Jim Woods | April 13, 2010 9:06 am

WMT Stock: 5 Reasons to Buy Walmart

Retail stock Walmart (WMT[1]) is the quintessential capitalist success story. Founded by Sam Walton in 1962 as just a mom-and-pop retail store in a small Arkansas town, Walmart has managed to grow into the biggest retailer on the planet. As king of the retail sector, Walmart serves more than 200 million customers a week at more than 8,000 affiliated stores worldwide.

But the question for investors is not how successful the company has been, but whether its shares represent a sound investment right now. The answer is yes – and here are five reasons why you should buy WMT stock:

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  1. WMT: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=WMT
  2. Tell us what you think here.: mailto:editor@investorplace.com
  3. Walmart (WMT) Lowers Prices to Lure Customers: http://investorplace.com/experts/paul_ausick/articles/walmart-lowers-prices-wmt-stock.html
  4. Retail Sales Rising (TGT, WMT, COST): http://investorplace.com/experts/paul_ausick/articles/retail-sales-target-tgt-walmart-wmt-costco-cost.html
  5. Stock Upgrades: COST, LLY, RDS, WMT: http://investorplace.com/experts/louis_navellier/articles/stock-upgrades-costco-cost-eli-lilly-lly-shell-rds-walmart-wmt.html
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