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Walmart raises full-year earnings forecast as grocery, online growth fuel higher sales

Walmart on Thursday raised its full-year forecast, as the discounter leaned on its low-price reputation to draw grocery customers and drive online spending.

Walmart buys out $1.4 billion Tiger Global stake in India’s Flipkart, Wall Street Journal reports

July 31 (Reuters) – Walmart (WMT.N) has paid $1.4 billion to buy out hedge fund Tiger Global’s investment in its Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart and acquired private equity firm Accel’s remaining 1% stake in the company as well, media reports said on Monday.

Walmart raises full-year guidance, as earnings beat on boost from grocery and online businesses

Walmart raised its full-year forecast Thursday, as fiscal first-quarter sales rose nearly 8% and its large grocery business helped offset weaker sales of clothing and electronics.