Pompano Beach, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/04/2012 -- Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is currently trading at $0.992, 1.83% lower. Rite Aid Corporationis a retail drugstore chain in the United States. As of March 3, 2012, the Company operated drugstores in 31 states across the country and in the District of Columbia. As of March 3, 2012, it operated 4,667 stores. In the Company’s stores, it sells prescription drugs and a range of other merchandise, which it calls front end products. During the fiscal year ended March 3, 2012 (fiscal 2012), prescription drug sales accounted for 68.1% of its total sales.