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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E30.05 EPS (ttm)6.54 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand438.61M Perf Week6.42%
Market Cap86.19B Forward P/E25.57 EPS next Y7.68 Insider Trans-9.79% Shs Float435.96M Perf Month6.71%
Income2.89B PEG2.56 EPS next Q1.66 Inst Own74.10% Short Float1.64% Perf Quarter2.19%
Sales135.96B P/S0.63 EPS this Y14.10% Inst Trans0.04% Short Ratio2.87 Perf Half Y23.74%
Book/sh26.77 P/B7.34 EPS next Y9.47% ROA7.90% Target Price209.46 Perf Year20.17%
Cash/sh13.29 P/C14.78 EPS next 5Y11.74% ROE27.20% 52W Range150.00 - 199.88 Perf YTD5.58%
Dividend2.00 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y9.30% ROI16.00% 52W High-2.97% Beta0.96
Dividend %1.02% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y5.40% Gross Margin13.20% 52W Low29.30% ATR3.86
Employees133000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q10.80% Oper. Margin3.20% RSI (14)60.09 Volatility1.64% 2.01%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.00 EPS Q/Q21.50% Profit Margin2.20% Rel Volume0.70 Prev Close196.51
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.55 EarningsMar 07 AMC Payout28.90% Avg Volume2.49M Price193.95
Recom2.00 SMA203.98% SMA503.77% SMA20011.72% Volume945,928 Change-1.30%
Apr-16-18Upgrade Wells Fargo Market Perform → Outperform
Mar-08-18Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $209 → $205
Jan-12-18Upgrade Gordon Haskett Accumulate → Buy
Jan-12-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $195 → $195
Dec-15-17Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $186 → $195
Dec-04-17Initiated MoffettNathanson Buy
Nov-30-17Reiterated Stifel Buy $179 → $185
Oct-06-17Downgrade Morgan Stanley Overweight → Equal-Weight $165
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
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Apr-12-18 07:01PM  Jim Cramer: Earnings Will Matter, and They Sure Mattered Today TheStreet.com
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Apr-11-18 09:00PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports March Sales Results GlobeNewswire
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Mar-30-18 11:42PM  [$$] Want Luxury Hotel Discounts? Stock Up at Costco The Wall Street Journal
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Mar-21-18 01:48PM  Half of Target's 1,800 stores are led by women Yahoo Finance
Mar-19-18 04:32PM  Whole Foods calls supplier summit amid Amazon angst Reuters
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Mar-14-18 11:31AM  Stocks under pressure after Trump doubles down on Chinese tariffs Yahoo Finance
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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 products; 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 business. In addition, the company provides gold star individual and business membership services. As of September 3, 2017, it operated 741 membership warehouses, including 514 warehouses in the United States, Washington, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, 97 in Canada, 37 in Mexico, 28 in the United Kingdom, 26 in Japan, 13 in Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 9 in Australia, 2 in Spain, 1 in Iceland, and 1 in France. 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 WDirectorApr 02Sale186.913,000560,73030,000Apr 03 02:07 PM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPMar 22Sale184.4612,0002,213,53422,903Mar 23 03:16 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPMar 12Sale188.9811,6742,206,16833,573Mar 13 01:00 PM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPMar 09Sale185.3317,0003,150,64734,903Mar 09 01:24 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorMar 01Sale191.313,000573,93033,000Mar 02 11:25 AM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorFeb 01Sale193.413,000580,23036,000Feb 02 10:10 AM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPJan 18Sale187.926,9851,312,62845,248Jan 08 01:58 PM
SINEGAL JAMES DDirectorJan 17Sale192.0630,0005,761,758695,019Jan 19 11:33 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOJan 12Sale191.625,000958,08727,880Jan 12 03:37 PM
Vachris Roland MichaelExecutive VPJan 08Sale187.985,200977,51015,694Jan 08 01:59 PM
Hines Daniel M.Principal Acctg OfficerJan 08Sale188.625,000943,08030,853Jan 09 10:13 AM
Murphy James P.Executive VPJan 05Sale187.485,000937,42148,834Jan 08 09:49 AM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorJan 02Sale187.233,000561,69039,000Jan 03 03:13 PM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPDec 18Sale193.205,000966,00052,529Dec 18 02:03 PM
PORTERA JOSEPH PExecutive VPDec 18Sale193.0910,0001,930,853207Dec 20 12:55 PM
LIBENSON RICHARD MDirector EmeritusDec 18Sale193.0320,0003,860,69438,317Dec 19 08:21 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorDec 01Sale183.263,000549,78042,000Dec 04 12:45 PM
McKay John DExecutive Vice PresidentNov 13Sale172.788,1111,401,41966,751Nov 14 09:48 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFONov 10Sale170.953,000512,85635,225Nov 13 10:00 AM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPNov 09Sale168.164,381736,68752,858Nov 09 02:34 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorNov 01Sale161.971,000161,97045,000Nov 02 11:03 AM
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VPOct 25Sale162.165,000810,78813,265Oct 25 05:58 PM
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VPOct 24Sale161.925,000809,57818,265Oct 24 03:44 PM
LIBENSON RICHARD MDirectorOct 24Sale162.002,350380,7004,109Oct 24 03:22 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPOct 20Sale160.568,6961,396,25760,409Oct 23 10:55 AM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOOct 20Sale160.585,000802,89241,396Oct 23 10:54 AM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorOct 02Sale164.921,000164,92046,000Oct 02 06:10 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorSep 01Sale157.591,000157,59047,000Sep 05 08:58 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorAug 01Sale159.251,000159,2504,974Aug 02 10:27 AM
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