Wal-Mart annual meeting: glitz, songs, stock buyback, protests


Wal-Mart Stores Inc’s (WMT.N) board approved a $15 billion stock repurchase plan, its first in two years, the world’s largest retailer announced at its annual meeting on Friday. The event at the Bud Walton arena in Fayetteville, Arkansas, is traditionally more of a pep rally for thousands of employees than …