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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E36.92 EPS (ttm)7.99 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand439.73M Perf Week-1.62%
Market Cap129.70B Forward P/E31.72 EPS next Y9.30 Insider Trans-7.58% Shs Float437.37M Perf Month-2.20%
Income3.54B PEG4.97 EPS next Q1.71 Inst Own73.00% Short Float1.27% Perf Quarter-1.36%
Sales152.70B P/S0.85 EPS this Y11.90% Inst Trans-1.06% Short Ratio2.73 Perf Half Y14.83%
Book/sh34.66 P/B8.51 EPS next Y7.98% ROA8.30% Target Price305.38 Perf Year26.48%
Cash/sh21.48 P/C13.73 EPS next 5Y7.44% ROE25.80% 52W Range189.51 - 307.34 Perf YTD44.79%
Dividend2.60 P/FCF55.90 EPS past 5Y11.40% ROI15.80% 52W High-4.03% Beta0.91
Dividend %0.88% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y6.30% Gross Margin13.00% 52W Low55.64% ATR3.61
Employees149000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q7.00% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)40.97 Volatility1.21% 1.15%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.45 EPS Q/Q9.60% Profit Margin2.40% Rel Volume0.69 Prev Close294.95
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.34 EarningsDec 12 AMC Payout28.40% Avg Volume2.04M Price294.95
Recom2.40 SMA20-1.69% SMA50-0.92% SMA2009.71% Volume0 Change0.00%
Oct-16-19Downgrade Northcoast Buy → Neutral
Oct-15-19Downgrade Edward Jones Buy → Hold
Oct-04-19Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $305 → $315
Oct-04-19Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Outperform $275 → $320
Sep-20-19Upgrade Gordon Haskett Hold → Accumulate $255 → $330
Sep-19-19Downgrade Bernstein Mkt Perform → Underperform
Sep-11-19Downgrade Oppenheimer Outperform → Perform
Jul-11-19Initiated Goldman Buy $290
May-29-19Downgrade Gordon Haskett Accumulate → Hold
Apr-09-19Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $250 → $265
Mar-20-19Initiated Nomura Neutral
Mar-20-19Initiated Evercore ISI Outperform $260
Dec-24-18Reiterated Argus Buy $255 → $245
Dec-03-18Downgrade Citigroup Buy → Neutral
Oct-12-18Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Sep-14-18Downgrade Wells Fargo Outperform → Market Perform
Sep-05-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $230 → $250
Aug-21-18Reiterated Argus Buy $220 → $255
Aug-07-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $220 → $230
Jul-25-18Downgrade Gordon Haskett Buy → Accumulate
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Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Korea, Australia, Spain, France, Iceland, China, and Taiwan. It offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The company provides dry and packaged foods, and groceries; snack foods, candies, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio products; meat, bakery, and deli products, as well as produce; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates gas stations, pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers; and offers business delivery, travel, and various other services online in various countries. As of September 1, 2019, the company operated 782 warehouses, including 543 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 100 in Canada, 39 in Mexico, 29 in the United Kingdom, 26 in Japan, 16 in South Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 11 in Australia, 2 in Spain, 1 in Iceland, 1 in France, and 1 in China. It also operates e-commerce Websites in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, South Korea, and Taiwan. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. and changed its name to Costco Wholesale Corporation in August 1999. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorNov 15Sale303.011,703516,03238,432Nov 18 03:25 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFONov 13Sale302.801,984600,76326,165Nov 13 02:48 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPNov 08Sale303.053,9781,205,52529,565Nov 08 02:23 PM
Miller Russell DExecutive Vice PresidentNov 08Sale302.831,000302,8336,324Nov 08 02:24 PM
PORTERA JOSEPH PExecutive VPOct 30Sale299.5214,0954,221,7345,789Oct 31 07:29 PM
LIBENSON RICHARD MDirector EmeritusOct 30Sale298.251,703507,91438,682Oct 31 02:25 PM
Hines Daniel M.Principal Acctg OfficerOct 23Sale298.465,0001,492,28420,632Oct 24 03:46 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorOct 18Sale303.051,228372,14539,234Oct 18 06:05 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorOct 17Sale302.501,008304,92040,462Oct 18 06:05 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPOct 11Sale298.065,9761,781,18636,010Oct 11 01:15 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorOct 11Sale297.5033399,06841,470Oct 15 11:59 AM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJul 03Sale268.251,646441,54041,803Jul 05 07:18 PM
Vachris Roland MichaelExecutive VPJun 24Sale267.253,700988,82313,578Jun 24 04:24 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOJun 20Sale266.393,000799,17824,582Jun 20 07:23 PM
Murphy James P.Executive VPJun 20Sale265.8510,0002,658,52835,100Jun 20 07:35 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJun 07Sale254.622,790710,39343,449Jun 10 07:24 PM
Hines Daniel M.Principal Acctg OfficerJun 07Sale252.606,0001,515,62622,463Jun 10 05:59 PM
Callans Patrick JExecutive VPJun 07Sale252.152,000504,30866,479Jun 10 05:50 PM
Klauer James CExecutive Vice PresidentJun 07Sale255.535,0001,277,66944,010Jun 10 05:05 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorApr 01Buy242.653,000727,93512,833Apr 02 05:48 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorMar 26Sale240.002,350564,00046,239Mar 28 11:52 AM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPMar 13Sale234.276,0001,405,62420,974Mar 13 03:24 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPMar 12Sale232.748,1891,905,93431,508Mar 13 03:06 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOMar 12Sale231.402,000462,80328,082Mar 13 03:03 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorMar 12Sale232.002,049475,36848,589Mar 13 02:55 PM
PORTERA JOSEPH PExecutive VPMar 11Sale228.5111,7652,688,38813,808Mar 13 03:10 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOMar 11Sale229.612,188502,39430,082Mar 13 03:03 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJan 04Sale206.151,611332,10850,638Jan 04 06:53 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJan 02Sale205.00739151,49552,249Jan 03 05:21 PM