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Wal-Mart names John Furner CEO of Sam's Club, replacing Rosalind Brewer

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By Ciara Linnane

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite WMT +1.97% said it has named John Furner as chief executive of its Sam's Club unit, replacing Rosalind Brewer, who, is retiring effective Feb. 1. Furner is currently chief merchandising officer at Sam's Club and has worked at the company since joining it as an hourly store assistant in 1993, the company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Wal-Mart shares were slightly lower premarket, but are up about 9% in the last 12 months, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.76% has gained 18%.

/zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 128.48
+2.48 +1.97%
Volume: 8.43M
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P/E Ratio
27.62
Dividend Yield
1.74%
Market Cap
$353.68 billion
Rev. per Employee
$250,440
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US : Dow Jones Global
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+575.77 +1.76%
Volume: 331.19M
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