Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST)
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2 Months : From Jun 2019 to Aug 2019
By Micah Maidenberg
Same-store sales at Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) rose 5.4% in the five-week period that ended July 7 to $14.57 billion.
Excluding the effects of gasoline prices, currency fluctuations and an accounting change, Issaquah, Wash.-based Costco said Wednesday that same-store sales increased 5.1% in the period.
For the 44-week period that ended July 7, Costco recorded sales of $126.13 billion, up 8 percent versus the comparable timeframe last year.
Costco currently operates 776 warehouse stores, 539 of which are located in the U.S.
U.S. same-store sales after adjustments were up 5.3% in the five-week period that ended July 7, the company said.
Total company e-commerce same-store sales rose about 21% in the period, after adjustments.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
July 10, 2019 16:43 ET (20:43 GMT)
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