Do Wal-Mart Customers Represent the U.S. Consumer?

July 15 (Bloomberg) -- Howard Davidowitz, chairman at Davidowitz & Associates, discusses how the financial troubles of Wal-Mart's target customers are hurting the retailer, how its foray into the lending business may help it to grow and the health of the retail consumer in America. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Iran, Oil Top Conversation Points for Obama, Salman
54:41 - John Sfakianakis, Middle East director at Ashmore Group, discusses Friday's scheduled meeting between President Barack Obama and Saudi King Salman as the two nations face issues over the Iran nuclear deal and oil production. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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