Costco higher after defying weather in January

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

Shares of Costco (COST) are higher in early action after the company impressed with its read on January sales.

The retailer appears somewhat weather-proof as consumers stocked up on goods ahead of winter storms. Growth in the U.S. easily outpaced the company's international division.

COST +2.9% premarket