Rite Aid reports on December sales

|About: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)|By:, SA News Editor

Rite Aid (RAD) reports comparable-store sales rose 2.9% in December.

Pharmacy same store sales were up 4.2% despite a 102 bp negative impact from generic introductions.

A decrease in flu shots chipped away at the company's prescription count during the month.

RAD +3.0% premarket.