Walmex shares rise over 6 pct after reporting 1st-qtr profit
MEXICO CITY, April 27 (Reuters) - Shares in Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, rose more than 6 percent on Wednesday, the day after the company reported a 29.9 percent rise in first-quarter net profit.
Shares in the company, known locally as Walmex, later pared gains to trade at 42.06 pesos ($2.42) per share.
($1 = 17.3665 pesos) (Reporting by Gabriel Stargardter; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)
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