Walgreen Same-Store Sales Rise 6.3% In July
Walgreen Co (NYSE: WAG) reported a 6.3% rise in its July same-store sales.
Analysts expected same-store sales to increase 5.3% in the month. Walgreen's same-store pharmacy sales climbed 8.8%, versus analysts' expectations for a 6.6% growth.
Its total July sales surged 7.9% to $6.03 billion.
Walgreen shares closed at $50.98 on Friday.
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