Big-box Retail companies shares up at 1 p.m.

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Shares of some top big-box retail companies are up at 1 p.m.:

Costco Wholesale Corp. rose $1.68 or 1.2 percent, to $146.25.

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Target rose $.78 or 1.0 percent, to $80.80.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose $.57 or .7 percent, to $78.45.

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