Walmart’s raises not loved by the markets

Good HR practices not always winners on Bay Street and Wall Street
By James Saft
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/09/2015

Editor’s note: James Saft is a columnist for Reuters who tackles financial issues. We thought it would be interesting for HR professionals to get insight on how decisions — such as compensation changes — are viewed through a financial lens.

When Walmart starts handing out raises, it may be time to worry about equity market valuations.