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Discount store revenue comparisons for October

NEW YORK (AP) -- Summary of revenue at stores open at least a year in October for discount chains, with percentage increase or decrease over the same month last year.

These figures are a key indicator of a retailer's health because they exclude revenue at newly opened stores.

Costco Wholesale Corp. 7 pct

Target Corp. 2.4 pct

Fred's Inc. -0.8 pct