Shares of retailers and other consumer-services companies rose after strong economic data and a deal between drug-store chain CVS and insurer Aetna.
Dollar General is among the fastest expanding retail chains because the deep discounter has focused on an increasingly frugal and under-served rural population, The Wall Street Journal reported.
--Rob Curran, firstname.lastname@example.org
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
December 04, 2017 16:37 ET (21:37 GMT)