MINNEAPOLIS — Target Corp. here and Costco Wholesale Corp. were among retailers that reported weaker than expected same-store sales for June on Thursday. Target reported same-store sales gains of 2.1% for the five-week period that ended June 30, driven by an increase in transaction size, while traffic was flat relative to the period of year ago. The company said June comps were strongest in food categories, with gains in the low double digits, followed by smaller gains in apparel ...

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