UPDATE 1-Costco November same-store sales up 9 pct

* International segment same-store sales up 13 pct

* Net sales up 12 pct

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Dec 2 (BestGrowthStock) – Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.O: ) posted a 9
percent rise in November sales at store open at least a year,
helped by higher gasoline prices and strengthening foreign
currencies.

The largest U.S. warehouse club company, which operates 582
warehouses across the world, recorded 13 percent same-store
sales growth at its international segment in the month.

Analysts were expecting same-store sales to rise 6.2
percent, according to Thomson Reuters data.

For the four weeks ended Nov. 28, net sales at Issaquah,
Washington-based Costco rose 12 percent to $6.78 billion.
(Reporting by S. John Tilak in Bangalore; Editing by Hans
Peters)

UPDATE 1-Costco November same-store sales up 9 pct