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Comparison & interrelationship: Target & Wal-Mart

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Discuss the interrelationships noted among data provided by Wal-Mart and Target statements.

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Dear Student,
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Target & Wal-Mart: A Comparison

Based on the public records obtained for both companies currently available via financial documentations filed with the pertinent government offices, Wal-Mart & Target, competitors and mass market retailers work at creating a sense of 'financial transparency' in reporting earnings for the purpose of abiding with due legal responsibilities and taxation. The filing of documentation - which is standard procedure - also ensures that said competitors are committed to keep their commitment to their stakeholders - investors, clients and employees by ...

Solution Summary

The solution looks at the points of convergence and differences in terms of goals, purpose, strategies, financial investment Schemes and other related factors of performance and concerns between rival retail giants Target and Wal-Mart. The concluding interrelationship and differences between the two is derived from attached SEC filed Form 11K of each retailer, documents which are available for Public record. A word version of the solution is attached for easy printing.