Walgreen reports June sales up 8.9%

|By:, SA News Editor

Walgreen (WAG) reports June sales increased 8.9% Y/Y to $6.28B in June.

Comparable-store sales in the front end of Walgreens stores rose 1.3% as a higher average basket size offset lower traffic.

Comparable store pharmacy sales rose 11.3% during the month as a calendar shift contributed positively.

WAG +0.4% premarket