CARREFOUR SA S/ADR
Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) is without a doubt the biggest retailer in the world and a stable long-term investment. Having said that, it always helps to have some international exposure beyond the international markets that Wal-Mart serves. With that in mind it got me wondering, would investors benefit from investing in the world's second biggest retailer, Carrefour (NASDAQOTH: CRRFY.PK), or would Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST) provide a better return?
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On the current European economic scene, some of the world´s largest consumer goods companies and retailers are finding themselves at a serious point of inflection. With sales declining in the most battered Western economies such as in Spain, Unilever PLC (NYSE: UL) has decided to replicate the Indonesian model: selling products in small packages at affordable prices. Although the saying goes that good things come in small packages, from more »