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Walmart said this morning that it had a third quarter profit of $3.25 billion, up from $3.14 billion during the same period a year earlier. Q3 net sales increased 1.1% to $98.67 billion and would have risen 3.8% excluding currency changes, according to the company.

Excluding fuel sales, U.S. same-store sales fell 0.4%, down 0.5% at namesake stores and rising 0.1% at the Sam's Club warehouse chain.
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