Walgreen's (WAG -0.4%) same-store sales rose 2.7% in July, but shares are lower as prescription...

|By:, SA News Editor

Walgreen's (WAG -0.4%) same-store sales rose 2.7% in July, but shares are lower as prescription sales were "weak," in Susquehanna's view. On an adjusted basis, the number of prescriptions filled slowed for the first time since September "as the impact from 90-day scripts were greater than its average over the last three months," the firm says.