Monday, July 2, 2018

Walgreens Q3 earnings top Street; same-store sales flat

Chain Store Age
Walgreens Boots Alliance topped analysts’ earnings expectations amid stock repurchases even as its same-store sales disappointed.

Sales rose 14% to $34.33 billion, also better than expected. In its U.S. retail pharmacy division, sales rose 15% to $25.9 billion. Same-store sales decreased 1.2%, compared with the same quarter a year ago. . . . more