August 2018 US Same-Store Sales: Strong Beat by Costco
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Our monthly US Same-Store Sales Report reviews comparable sales metrics reported by Costco, Buckle and Cato.
Highlights from our August US Same-Store Sales report:
- Costco’s same-store sales rose higher in August this year compared to the growth reported in the same month last year.
- Among the specialty retailers, comp growth at Buckle was marginally negative. Cato and L Brands posted positive comp growth compared to negative growth posted in August last year.
- Costco continues to report strong traffic trends.