ISSAQUAH, Wash. ( TheStreet) -- Costco Wholesale (COST - Get Report) said same-store sales in its warehouse clubs rose greater than expectations in October, boosted by higher gas prices and strengthening foreign currencies.Costco said that comparable sales across the company were up 6% in October, with a 4% increase in the U.S. and a 14% jump in international markets. Analysts were expecting a 4.6% rise, according to data collected by Thomson Reuters.
Costco October Same-Store Sales Rise 6%
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