Costco's January sales +6%

|About: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)|By:, SA News Editor

Costco's (COST) net sales grew 6% on year to $7.99B in January.

Comparable sales +4%, topping consensus of +3.3%. U.S. +5%, international +1%.

Excluding the negative effects of gasoline-price deflation and currency swings, comparable sales increased 6%; U.S. +5%, international +8%. (PR)