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Albertsons posts Q1 sales increase, raises outlook

Albertsons posts Q1 sales increase, raises outlook

BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons Cos. reported top and bottom line gains for its fiscal first quarter, and raised its outlook for the year. The company said Tuesday that identical sales increased 6.8% for the quarter, which ended June 18. Digital sales increased 28%, and net income increased about 8.1%, to $484.2 million, or $0.84 per

Dollar Tree’s Q1 earnings beat expectations

Dollar Tree’s Q1 earnings beat expectations

CHESAPEAKE, Va.— Dollar Tree reported a 43.2% increase in net income, to $536.4 million for the first quarter ended April 30. Diluted earnings per share for the quarter increased 48.1% to a first-quarter company record $2.37, compared to $1.60 in the prior year’s quarter, the company said Thursday. Consolidated net sales increased 6.5% to $6.90

Ahold Delhaize’s Q1 sales climb 8.3%

ZAANDAM, Netherlands — Ahold Delhaize said its global retail portfolio reported sales growth of 8.3% in its first quarter as food-at-home consumption continued to prove resilient. Sales benefited from recent store acquisitions as well as favorable currency rates; at constant exchange rates, net sales increased 3.6% in the period to April 3. Net sales at

CVS’ first quarter results beat projections

CVS’ first quarter results beat projections

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health reported strong first quarter results, topping analysts’ forecasts for revenue and earnings. Total revenue for the period ended March 31 climbed 11.2% from the year-ago quarter to $76.8 billion, driven by growth across all segments. Wall Street had estimated revenue of $75.3 billion. Adjusted earnings per share rose 8.8% to

WBA’s first quarter earnings far surpass expectations

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens Boots Alliance’s (WBA’s) first quarter sales and profits topped Wall Street’s expectations, and its own. Customers flocking to stores for COVID vaccines and tests helped drive a 7.8% increase in sales, to $33.9 billion, for the three-month period ended November 30. That easily topped analysts’ prediction of $32.7 billion. Adjusted earnings

Kroger’s first quarter results top expectations

Kroger’s first quarter results top expectations

CINCINNATI — Kroger on Thursday reported first-quarter results that beat analysts’ expectations. The retailer also raised its guidance for the year and announced a new $1 billion share repurchase plan. “Kroger is even better positioned to connect with our customers than we were prior to the pandemic as a result of our relentless focus on

Walmart first quarter results beat expectations

Walmart first quarter results beat expectations

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart on Tuesday reported first-quarter sales and earnings that handily beat expectations. Comp sales for the company’s Walmart U.S. division increased 6.0% with market share gains in grocery and operating income increased 26.8%. Walmart U.S. e-commerce sales grew 37% with strong results across all channels, contributing approximately 360 basis points to comp

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