Walgreen report steady sales gains for May

|By:, SA News Editor

Walgreen (WAG) reports sales increased 6% Y/Y to $6.57B in May.

Comparable-store sales were 4.4% higher during the month, led by a 5.5% gain in the prescription sales comp.

Customer traffic in comparable stores fell 0.5% for the period, while the average basket size increased by 3.1%.

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