Wal-Mart cut 700-800 jobs today.

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    Kmart is laying people off also or I should say Sears Holding Company.
    It isn't a good sign when Walmart is laying people off!
     
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    like annie said those layoffs are coming in upper management. but they are also opening a offices in new york
     
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    Of course, all layoffs in the segment of your choice are good.
     
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    So they're cutting 700 to 800 jobs out of about 30,000 employees (~2.5%) and they'll be adding thousands of jobs at Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores this year. Congress just gave themselves a pay raise. Interesting stuff.
     
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    That's why I had a :eusa_whistle: as my comment. It's nice when a company actually knows how to handle hard times.
     
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