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Wal-Mart, Amex to make financial services announcement on Monday

NEW YORK, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart and AmericanExpress will hold a conference call for media analystsand investors on Monday at 8:30 a.m. EST to make a financialservices announcement, the companies said in a joint pressstatement on Sunday.

Media will be allowed to ask questions after remarks fromthe companies.

(Reporting By Jeanine Prezioso; Editing by Bernard Orr)

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