More on Walgreen (WAG): Prescription sales fell 7.2% compared to a year ago while generic...

|By:, SA News Editor

More on Walgreen (WAG): Prescription sales fell 7.2% compared to a year ago while generic introductions negatively impacted sales by 4.9 percentage points in the quarter. Overall, total sales in comparable stores declined a disappointing 8%. The company opened 218 new drugstores during the period. WAG -2.2% premarket. (PR)