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Q4 EPS from continuing operations of $1.51; Walmart U.S. delivers positive traffic and positive comp sales in Q4: Stocks and Markets in the News | Companies' EPS: Walmart reports

press release Feb. 21, 2012, 7:08 a.m. EST Walmart reports Q4 EPS from continuing operations of $1.51; Walmart U.S. delivers positive traffic and positive comp sales in Q4 Q4 highlights: BENTONVILLE, Ark., Feb 21, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- --Walmart reported fourth quarter diluted earnings per share from continuing operations (EPS) of $1.51, which included net benefits of approximately $0.07 from certain tax matters and real estate transactions. The company's EPS guidance for the quarter of $1.42 to $1.48 did not include these net benefits. This EPS compared to $1.41 last year, which included net tax benefits of approximately $0.07. --Consolidated net sales for the fourth quarter were $122.3 billion, an increase of 5.8 percent from last year. --Walmart U.S. reported positive comparable traffic, and comparable store sales rose 1.5 percent in the 13-week period ended Jan. 27, 2012. --Sam's Club comparable sales, without fuel, increased 5.4 percent for the same period. --Walmart