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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E31.54 EPS (ttm)5.42 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand438.71M Perf Week1.14%
Market Cap74.92B Forward P/E26.60 EPS next Y6.42 Insider Trans-12.97% Shs Float436.08M Perf Month1.84%
Income2.38B PEG3.13 EPS next Q1.31 Inst Own74.50% Short Float1.69% Perf Quarter4.26%
Sales121.19B P/S0.62 EPS this Y-0.70% Inst Trans-0.04% Short Ratio3.27 Perf Half Y14.93%
Book/sh28.33 P/B6.03 EPS next Y13.25% ROA6.90% Target Price183.50 Perf Year14.07%
Cash/sh13.60 P/C12.56 EPS next 5Y10.09% ROE19.90% 52W Range137.40 - 178.71 Perf YTD6.95%
Dividend1.80 P/FCF43.68 EPS past 5Y10.10% ROI13.80% 52W High-4.44% Beta0.90
Dividend %1.05% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin13.30% 52W Low24.28% ATR1.59
Employees126000 Current Ratio0.90 Sales Q/Q5.70% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)54.07 Volatility0.64% 0.91%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.41 EPS Q/Q-5.50% Profit Margin2.00% Rel Volume1.00 Prev Close170.15
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.23 EarningsJun 01 AMC Payout32.20% Avg Volume2.25M Price170.77
Recom2.10 SMA201.31% SMA500.37% SMA2006.31% Volume2,256,339 Change0.36%
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
Mar-04-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $175 → $170
Dec-10-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $150 → $160
Dec-10-15Reiterated Argus Buy $165 → $175
Dec-09-15Reiterated Piper Jaffray Overweight $171 → $174
Dec-03-15Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $152 → $200
Apr-23-17 07:00AM  People Are So Obsessed With Costco They Wouldn't Mind Paying Even More to Shop for Bulk Mustard TheStreet.com
Apr-21-17 01:39PM  Street's lovin' McDonalds & Barclays bets on one supermar... CNBC Videos
12:53PM  Why Amazon Can't Kill Costco Barrons.com
12:35PM  Costco Stock Upgraded: What You Need to Know Motley Fool
12:28PM  The Best Cash-Back Credit Cards in April Motley Fool
11:28AM  Four Reasons To Buy Costco Barrons.com
10:20AM  This Category Fuels Costco's Success Motley Fool
10:19AM  Costco is a worthy opponent of e-commerce competition CNBC Videos
10:15AM  Barclays Upgrades Costco on Comps Growth Investopedia
09:55AM  Costco Stock Upgraded at Barclays TheStreet.com
09:32AM  Amazon Probably Can't Destroy Costco Because of One Incredibly Simple Advantage TheStreet.com
09:00AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Costco, Dominos Pizza, Fortinet, Verizon, Yum Brands and More 24/7 Wall St.
08:29AM  Here's why Costco may be the one company Amazon can't destroy CNBC
07:44AM  Early movers: GE, HON, SWK, STI, COST, MCD, WEN CNBC
Apr-20-17 06:41PM  Visa's profit boosted by Europe unit, big card portfolio wins Reuters
11:33AM  AmEx Shares Surge to Top of Dow After Strategic Moves Pay Off TheStreet.com
10:36AM  3 Dividend Stocks That Laugh at Market Crashes Motley Fool
10:06AM  American Express: We're Baaaack. Barrons.com
12:39AM  [$$] American Express Results Decline Less Than Expected The Wall Street Journal
Apr-19-17 06:35PM  [$$] American Express Results Decline Less Than Expected The Wall Street Journal
05:07PM  American Express profit falls 13 percent, but tops forecasts Associated Press
04:57PM  American Express Wins Big on Earnings Even Without Costco 24/7 Wall St.
04:30PM  AmExs Richer Rewards, Marketing Fuel Revenue After Costco Loss Bloomberg
04:30PM  American Express Revenue Beats Estimates After Marketing Push Bloomberg
03:43PM  Sam's Club Succumbs To The Lure Of Cheap Wine Forbes
08:18AM  Costco Wholesale Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COST-US : April 19, 2017 Capital Cube
Apr-18-17 03:05PM  10 Companies That Offer Health Insurance For Part Time Employees Insider Monkey
Apr-16-17 09:47AM  3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week Motley Fool
Apr-14-17 06:00AM  4 Ways to Save More Money at Costco Motley Fool
Apr-13-17 11:26AM  Luxury Homeowners Hold Out to Find a Buyer MarketWatch
08:04AM  Citigroup Rides Three-Year High in Bond Trading to Earnings Beat Bloomberg
Apr-12-17 01:06PM  Staples Is for Sale, but Is It Talking to the Wrong Buyers? Motley Fool
07:22AM  What Costco Investors Should Know About Last Week's Gains Motley Fool
06:32AM  Whole Foods Markets: Cramer's Top Takeaways TheStreet.com
Apr-11-17 10:14AM  Costco's Strategic Initiatives Bode Well for the Long Run Zacks
09:59AM  Wal-Mart's Sam's Club Has a New Way to Drive Sales Motley Fool
Apr-10-17 09:45AM  People Favor Costco Over Sam's, BJ's for Gas Motley Fool
09:32AM  Op-Ed: Here's what's driving me crazy about the GDP number CNBC
07:10AM  How 36 Major Retailers Fight For E-Commerce (And Only Some Profit) Forbes
Apr-08-17 01:53PM  Getting Rid Of Cashiers Didn't Help Target Become More Efficient Or Profitable Forbes
Apr-07-17 04:27PM  Vetr Downgrades Costco After Good Sales News Benzinga
10:34AM  BMO Ups Costco Target On 'Impressive' March Sales Barrons.com
10:08AM  Costco Wholesale Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COST-US : April 7, 2017 Capital Cube
07:56AM  This is the next big catalyst for Amazons stock (and its not the NFL) MarketWatch
07:30AM  Costco Wholesale and Yum! Brands on the Rise Following Solid Sales Accesswire
06:09AM  5 Credit Cards for Saving Money on Gas Motley Fool
Apr-06-17 08:03PM  What's causing retail's 'anti-Amazon rally' CNBC Videos
06:39PM  Cramer: Here's what's really causing retail's 'anti-Amazo... CNBC Videos
06:31PM  The Liquidator: From Flipping Pickled Peppers to Coffins MarketWatch
02:35PM  Costco on the Street: Analyst Recommendations Market Realist
01:37PM  Food & retail stocks in today's trader blitz CNBC Videos
01:08PM  Today's charts: Cautious call on Netflix; Twitter launches 'lite' version; Costco shares gain on sales increase Yahoo Finance
01:05PM  Whats Behind Costcos Share Price Decline? Market Realist
01:00PM  American Express Recovery Is Past Its Peak TheStreet.com
11:30AM  Costco: Great Sales, Shame About the Valuation Barrons.com
11:12AM  Costco Got Paid in March Market Realist
10:28AM  Costco Stock Climbs on March Sales Increase TheStreet.com
09:21AM  Costco (COST) Continues with Positive Comparable Sales Trend Zacks
09:12AM  Stocks edge higher ahead of Trump's China summit and before Friday's jobs data Yahoo Finance
07:55AM  March Same-Store Sales Deliver Little Good News 24/7 Wall St.
Apr-05-17 09:00PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports March Sales Results GlobeNewswire
12:29PM  Costco Under Pressure to Compete With Amazon Online MarketWatch
10:19AM  Costco May Have Nothing to Fear From Amazon Motley Fool
08:37AM  [$$] Why Costco Loves Store Sales: You Try Shipping a Tub of Mayo The Wall Street Journal
Apr-04-17 05:00PM  Forget Apple. Xiaomi CEO Now Wants to Be More Like Costco Bloomberg
03:46AM  Why Is Costco (COST) Down 5.7% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Apr-03-17 09:00AM  This Man Will Purify Your Portfolio at Forbes
08:17AM  5 Reasons to Buy Costco Now Motley Fool
06:00AM  These 8 Retailers Are Actually Opening Stores Motley Fool
Apr-01-17 09:35AM  Huge Retail Trade Highlights Slowing Insider Selling: Costco, Pool, Ulta Beauty, Isle of Capri, Vector Group and More
Mar-31-17 04:07PM  3 Reasons to Prefer Wal-Mart Over Costco GuruFocus.com
08:21AM  Bad News, Cyberwars and the Science of Lying Bloomberg
Mar-30-17 01:28PM  Amazon Courts Consumer Packaged Goods Companies
Mar-29-17 06:50PM  Mayor Stanton, city leaders open trade office in Hermosillo, announce $2.2M Mexican investment in Phoenix at bizjournals.com
11:21AM  Costco: 5 Reasons to Be Bullish at Barrons.com
Mar-28-17 06:38PM  How to Find Wide Investment Moats the 'Easy' Way
05:20PM  Why Live Nation Should Be Wary of Partnering With Amazon
Mar-27-17 03:53PM  ETFs with exposure to Costco Wholesale Corp. : March 27, 2017
09:37AM  U.S. Supreme Court rejects bid to revive $7.25 billion credit card settlement
Mar-25-17 12:35PM  Why You're Smart to Buy Costco Stock at Motley Fool
Mar-24-17 10:10PM  Dunkin' Donuts may be coming to East Oahu at bizjournals.com
03:11PM  [video]Target Is the Perfect Contrarian Stock to Buy Now -- Here's Why
08:44AM  The Customer Is Always Right: This ETF Is Tailored To Customer Satisfaction
Mar-23-17 02:54PM  Costco's Best Deals May Be In The Liquor Aisle at Forbes
Mar-22-17 03:36PM  How Targets Sales Are Trending
01:38PM  Why Costco Is Expanding Its Home Delivery Service at Forbes
11:47AM  Costco Wholesale Corp. : COST-US: Dividend Analysis : February 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : March 22, 2017
11:45AM  Costco will not be delivered right to your door
10:13AM  Costco Wholesale Corp. :COST-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : March 22, 2017
10:00AM  Perspective Needed: Nervousness Remains, But One Day Doesn't Tell Entire Story
07:36AM  Why Walmart Stock Has a Consensus Hold Rating
Mar-21-17 08:00PM  3 Most Wildly Overvalued Dividend Stocks at Motley Fool
03:52PM  Costco Wholesale expands test of home grocery delivery at CNBC
03:30PM  Costco taps a tech executive as its new board member at bizjournals.com
02:43PM  Costco Tests Grocery Delivery Service at Investopedia
12:55PM  Costco to Begin Home Delivery
11:46AM  Costco's new plan to take on Amazon
11:05AM  Costco expands grocery delivery through Florida partnership at MarketWatch
10:01AM  What Propelled Office Depot's Shares in Past Six Months?
10:00AM  Why Costco Is Teeing Off on Titleist
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
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 15Sale160.221,560249,94330,895Dec 16 10:01 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFODec 15Sale161.091,084174,61832,455Dec 15 12:17 PM
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
RUCKELSHAUS JILL SFormer DirectorJul 13Sale166.036,1801,026,08526,008Jul 13 05:41 PM
SCHUTT DOUGLAS WFormer Executive VPJul 11Sale166.7614,6562,443,99140,184Jul 11 04:56 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOJul 11Sale167.082,400400,98227,636Jul 11 03:10 PM
McKay John DExecutive Vice PresidentJul 11Sale166.587,5001,249,37658,535Jul 11 03:19 PM