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Description: Walmart’s stock surged this week. Target’s shares plunged. The rival big-box players are both known for selling an array of products including food, clothing, home goods and kitchen appliances. Both their CEOs − Walmart’s Doug McMillon and Target’s Brian Cornell − stepped into their roles in 2014.


Date: Nov 17, 2022


Questions for discussion:

  • How important is grocery shopping in explaining the variance between these retailers?
  • How can Target respond?
  • What does this all mean for investors looking ahead?