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Costco Says Lunar New Year/Chinese New Year Holiday Shift Will Adversely Impact Feb. Sales


Wednesday, 6 Feb 2019 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS JANUARY SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - REPORTED NET SALES OF $10.71 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF JANUARY, UP 8.0 PERCENT FROM $9.92 BILLION LAST YEAR.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - LUNAR NEW YEAR/CHINESE NEW YEAR HOLIDAY SHIFT FAVORABLY IMPACTED JANUARY'S OTHER INTERNATIONAL SALES BY ABOUT 4.5%.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - LUNAR NEW YEAR/CHINESE NEW YEAR HOLIDAY SHIFT WILL ADVERSELY IMPACT FEBRUARY SALES.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - TOTAL COMPANY JANUARY COMPARABLE SALES 5.2%.