Wal-Mart 8-K 2006
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
July 28, 2006
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
702 Southwest 8th Street
Bentonville, Arkansas 72716-0100
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code:
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Item 8.01. Other Events .
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. issued a press release on July 28, 2006 relating to its agreement to sell its German retail operations to Metro AG. A copy of that press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Exhibit 99.1--Press Release of the Company dated July 28, 2006
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: August 1, 2006
WAL-MART STORES, INC.