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Strong U.S. economy boosts Walmart's third-quarter sales

Walmart Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly U.S. comparable sales on Thursday and raised its full year outlook as a strong economy boosted customer store visits and e-commerce purchases grew as it sold more groceries online.

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