Costco Wholesale (COST) adj.-Comps Rose 2% in Oct. 2016

November 3, 2016 6:38 AM EDT

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Costco Wholesale Corporation (Nasdaq: COST) reported net sales of $9.11 billion for the month of October, the four weeks ended October 30, 2016, an increase of four percent from $8.78 billion during the similar period last year.

For the nine weeks ended October 30, 2016, the Company reported net sales of $20.17 billion, an increase of three percent from $19.53 billion during the similar period last year.

Comparable sales for the four-week and nine-week periods were as follows:


4 Weeks 9 Weeks
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U.S. 2% 0%
Canada 4% 5%
Other International 0% 0%

Total Company 2% 1%
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Comparable sales for these periods excluding the impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange were as follows:


4 Weeks 9 Weeks
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U.S. 2% 1%
Canada 5% 5%
Other International 3% 2%

Total Company 2% 2%
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Additional discussion of these results is available in a pre-recorded telephone message. The recording can be accessed by dialing 1-855-859-2056 (conference ID 57706967). This message will be available today through 5:00 p.m. (PT) on Wednesday, November 9, 2016.



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