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Woolworths’s Masters delivers stunning sales

Here’s a stunning figure from Woolworths Limited’s (ASX: WOW) first half sales report.

In the first half of 2013, Woolworths’ Masters Home Improvement saw $637 million in sales. That figure is up 49.4% to $796 million this half.

Do you think Wesfarmers Limited’s (ASX: WES) Bunnings might be a bit worried?

Woolworths first half sales 2014

Source: Woolworths sales report

And it seems investors like the result, with Woolworths’ shares up 1.5% to $34.43 in early morning trade.

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Motley Fool writer/analyst Mike King owns shares in Woolworths. You can follow Mike on Twitter @TMFKinga

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