Costco's March sales +8%, comparable sales +5%

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

Costco's (COST) net sales grew 8% on year to $10.43B in March.

Comparable sales +5%, topping consensus of +3.5%. U.S. +6%, international +4%.

Excluding the negative effects of gasoline-price deflation and currency swings, comparable sales increased 7%; U.S. +6%, international +9%. (PR)