Walmart, Google partner to compete against Amazon

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Morning Business Outlook: 8/23/17

Walmart, Google partner to compete with Amazon

A rally in tech stocks boosted the markets overall yesterday.  The Dow saw its best day since April, rising 196 points.  The Nasdaq added 84.  Today could be a different story, with Wall Street dropping on Trump’s comments from his rally in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are partnering up to compete with Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN).  Walmart will add hundreds of thousands of items to Google's online-shopping market, Google Express.  And customers will be able to make voice-activated purchases from Walmart using Google's Virtual Assistant as a challenge to Amazon's Alexa.

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