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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.09 EPS (ttm)5.77 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand440.31M Perf Week-1.67%
Market Cap66.24B Forward P/E23.49 EPS next Y6.41 Insider Trans-7.36% Shs Float435.73M Perf Month-7.79%
Income2.54B PEG2.55 EPS next Q1.99 Inst Own75.80% Short Float3.26% Perf Quarter-8.34%
Sales123.29B P/S0.54 EPS this Y-0.70% Inst Trans0.03% Short Ratio3.65 Perf Half Y-4.70%
Book/sh22.56 P/B6.67 EPS next Y11.06% ROA7.20% Target Price181.85 Perf Year-6.30%
Cash/sh13.00 P/C11.57 EPS next 5Y10.22% ROE21.90% 52W Range136.59 - 182.71 Perf YTD-2.24%
Dividend2.00 P/FCF48.67 EPS past 5Y10.10% ROI13.80% 52W High-17.66% Beta0.94
Dividend %1.33% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin13.30% 52W Low10.14% ATR2.48
Employees126000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q7.80% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)27.96 Volatility0.88% 1.38%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.40 EPS Q/Q28.40% Profit Margin2.10% Rel Volume1.05 Prev Close150.99
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.29 EarningsAug 24 AMC Payout31.10% Avg Volume3.89M Price150.44
Recom2.10 SMA20-3.26% SMA50-9.98% SMA200-5.31% Volume4,076,678 Change-0.36%
Jun-26-17Upgrade Raymond James Mkt Perform → Outperform
Jun-23-17Reiterated Stifel Buy $191 → $173
Jun-20-17Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
May-26-17Reiterated Stifel Buy $185 → $191
May-09-17Initiated Gordon Haskett Accumulate $191
Apr-21-17Upgrade Barclays Equal Weight → Overweight $170 → $185
Mar-03-17Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $158 → $170
Feb-10-17Initiated Susquehanna Positive $192
Feb-06-17Initiated Bernstein Mkt Perform $170
Jan-20-17Resumed Stifel Buy $185
Jan-05-17Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $170 → $180
Dec-19-16Upgrade Citigroup Neutral → Buy
Dec-08-16Resumed Credit Suisse Outperform $175
Dec-08-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $176 → $177
Oct-19-16Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Oct-18-16Initiated Wells Fargo Market Perform
Jun-01-16Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy $169 → $175
May-27-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $169 → $173
May-03-16Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $169
Mar-31-16Resumed Barclays Equal Weight
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Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. It offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The company provides dry and packaged foods, and groceries; snack foods, candies, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio; meat, bakery, deli, and produces; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates gas stations, pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers; and engages in the travel businesses. In addition, the company provides gold star individual and business membership services. As of August 28, 2016, it operated 715 warehouses, including 501 warehouses in the United States, Washington, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; 91 in Canada; 36 in Mexico; 28 in the United Kingdom; 25 in Japan; 12 in Korea; 12 in Taiwan; 8 in Australia; and 2 in Spain. Further, the company sells its products through online. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorJul 03Sale160.281,000160,2805,974Jul 05 09:07 PM
Murphy James P.Executive VPJun 07Sale181.305,000906,50448,845Jun 07 05:54 PM
Hines Daniel M.Principal Acctg OfficerJun 06Sale181.325,000906,59828,786Jun 06 04:58 PM
McKay John DExecutive Vice PresidentJun 05Sale181.603,000544,81062,607Jun 05 02:45 PM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorMar 24Sale166.3550,0008,317,650617,421Mar 27 10:44 AM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorMar 24Sale166.3550,0008,317,650717,296Mar 27 10:44 AM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPMar 16Sale166.954,000667,79944,049Mar 16 05:08 PM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorMar 13Sale164.5217,0002,796,772767,296Mar 13 03:53 PM
McKay John DExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 03Sale168.254,948832,50164,532Feb 03 12:51 PM
Vachris Roland MichaelExecutive VPJan 11Sale161.733,180514,3027,123Jan 11 04:38 PM
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VPJan 10Sale161.127,0001,127,80512,728Jan 11 09:53 AM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPJan 06Sale161.9814,1892,298,37352,604Jan 09 11:13 AM
PETTERSON DAVID SFormer Principal Acct OfficerDec 28Sale161.13700112,79420,926Dec 29 01:21 PM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorDec 19Sale164.0765,00010,664,375691,879Jan 09 11:27 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFODec 15Sale161.091,084174,61832,455Dec 15 12:17 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFODec 15Sale160.221,560249,94330,895Dec 16 10:01 AM
PETTERSON DAVID SFormer Principal Acct OfficerDec 09Sale158.554,000634,18021,626Dec 09 05:37 PM
PORTERA JOSEPH PExecutive VPDec 09Sale158.3816,9212,679,99519,022Dec 09 05:37 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPDec 09Sale158.9311,7151,861,81266,793Dec 09 05:36 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFONov 11Sale148.893,111463,20133,539Nov 14 09:46 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFONov 07Sale143.531,930277,01936,650Nov 07 05:30 PM
PETTERSON DAVID SFormer Principal Acct OfficerOct 26Sale151.103,000453,29525,626Oct 26 11:34 AM
LIBENSON RICHARD MDirectorOct 25Sale151.002,385360,13558,317Oct 25 03:08 PM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPOct 12Sale151.124,000604,48351,045Oct 14 09:46 AM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorOct 07Sale149.0220,1142,997,416768,136Oct 11 10:02 AM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorAug 17Sale167.745,737962,3474,652Aug 18 02:38 PM
RUCKELSHAUS JILL SFormer DirectorJul 26Sale167.107,4421,243,52318,566Jul 27 10:17 AM