ISSAQUAH — Costco’s sales at stores open at least a year rose 4 percent in January, topping analysts’ expectations.Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters predicted a 3.3 percent increase. Costco shares rose in early premarket trading.
Date: 02/07/2014 | Business
WASHINGTON -- U.S. wholesale prices dropped in November for the third consecutive month, pushed down again by cheaper gasoline and lower home heating oil costs. But excluding volatile energy costs, inflation was mostly stable.The producer price index, which measures prices...
Date: 12/14/2013 | Business
ISSAQUAH -- Costco's sales at stores open at least a year rose 3 percent in October, beating Wall Street's expectations.Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters predicted a 2.6 percent increase for the wholesale club operator.
Date: 11/08/2013 | Business
ISSAQUAH -- Costco's revenue at stores open at least a year climbed 4 percent in April, but fell just shy of analysts' expectations.Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters predicted a 4.5 percent increase.This figure is a key gauge of a retailer's health because it...
Date: 05/10/2013 | Business