Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) shares inched up 0.6% after the retailer on Wednesday reported net sales of $13.64 billion for the retail month of January, up 18% from $11.57 billion in the same month a year ago. The company also said e-commerce sales in January soared 107%. Costco shares are up 15% over the last 12 months. The broader S&P 500 index has improved 15% in the last year.
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