Walgreen Says March SSS Fall 4.3% YoY

Financial News Network
April 07, 2012 AT 6:55 PM
Walgreen (NYSE:WAG) reported March same-store sales fell 4.3% year-over-year to $6.02 billion.Meanwhile, comp store front-end sales rose 1.2%, and comp customer traffic fell 1%.Comparable prescriptions fell 11.4% and the negative impact from no longer being in Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX) network was 10.7 percentage points.