Lets begin with some good news. Many lower-income Americans are finally feeling more flush a decade after the recession, say shoppers and retail executives. Lower gas prices and rising hourly wages are giving them extra cash to spend, a boon for Walmart Inc., second-tier mall owners and other retailers that count on them for a large percentage of their sales.
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