Wal-Mart U.S. same-store sales slip 0.3 percent
Aug 15 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc posted disappointing quarterly U.S. sales on Thursday as shoppers pinched by higher payroll taxes and gas prices made fewer trips to its stores.
Same-store sales at Walmart U.S, the company's biggest unit, fell 0.3 percent. Wall Street analysts were expecting a 1 percent gain, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Overall revenue increased to $116.2 billion.
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