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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E27.97 EPS (ttm)5.77 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand439.11M Perf Week-0.62%
Market Cap70.82B Forward P/E25.10 EPS next Y6.43 Insider Trans-6.20% Shs Float435.74M Perf Month1.20%
Income2.54B PEG2.67 EPS next Q2.01 Inst Own74.40% Short Float3.47% Perf Quarter2.65%
Sales123.29B P/S0.57 EPS this Y-0.70% Inst Trans-1.80% Short Ratio3.94 Perf Half Y1.08%
Book/sh22.56 P/B7.15 EPS next Y11.35% ROA7.20% Target Price181.33 Perf Year9.57%
Cash/sh13.04 P/C12.37 EPS next 5Y10.46% ROE21.90% 52W Range136.59 - 182.71 Perf YTD4.81%
Dividend2.00 P/FCF52.04 EPS past 5Y10.10% ROI13.80% 52W High-11.44% Beta0.94
Dividend %1.24% Quick Ratio0.40 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin13.30% 52W Low18.47% ATR2.39
Employees126000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q7.80% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)59.44 Volatility1.29% 1.64%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.40 EPS Q/Q28.40% Profit Margin2.10% Rel Volume0.45 Prev Close161.29
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.29 EarningsOct 05 AMC Payout31.10% Avg Volume3.84M Price161.82
Recom2.10 SMA201.91% SMA503.16% SMA200-0.06% Volume465,785 Change0.33%
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
Sep-25-17 10:40AM  How Walmarts Stock Has Performed Year-to-Date Market Realist
06:38AM  Is Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Stock Readying An Out-Performance? InvestorPlace
Sep-22-17 01:47PM  Analyst predicts Costco will soon build stores in China for the first time CNBC
12:30PM  Which Product Categories Will Online Retailers Never Conquer? GuruFocus.com
11:48AM  Why You Should Be A Buyer Of Costco Shares Into Its Q4 Print Benzinga
Sep-21-17 06:25PM  Costco, Not Amazon, Has the Lowest Prices: BMO Investopedia
09:50AM  Rent-A-Center (RCII) Down 8% After August Comparable Sales Zacks
09:32AM  Move Over, Amazon: The Cheapest Online Retailer IsCostco? Barrons.com
08:49AM  Why Costco (COST) May be Worth Adding to Your Portfolio Zacks
08:00AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
Sep-20-17 08:00AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
12:25AM  [$$] Cheaper Hearing Aids Work For Many With Hearing Loss The Wall Street Journal
Sep-19-17 01:08PM  3 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) and TripAdvisor Inc. (TRIP) InvestorPlace
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Sep-18-17 03:25PM  Costco Wholesale Corp. : COST-US: Dividend Analysis : August 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017 Capital Cube
01:48PM  Costco Stock is a Buy on Unnoticed Competitive Advantages InvestorPlace
11:32AM  3 Must-Watch Stocks Heading Into Earnings Season Motley Fool
08:00AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
07:03AM  Most Costco Members Don't Shop at Costco All That Much Motley Fool
Sep-17-17 09:30AM  How Costco Wholesale Hopes to Finish Its Year Strong Motley Fool
Sep-15-17 01:36PM  Nestle bets big on Blue Bottle Yahoo Finance Video
10:20AM  Why Investors Are Paying a Premium for Costco Stock Motley Fool
08:00AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
Sep-14-17 12:51PM  Costco Stock Soars Despite Threat From Target GuruFocus.com
09:25AM  Trade of the Day: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) InvestorPlace
Sep-13-17 01:00PM  Target's holiday hiring spree will be absolutely massive Yahoo Finance Video
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09:43AM  Signet Jewelers' (SIG) R2Net Buyout to Augment Top Line Zacks
09:40AM  Yahoo Finance Live: Midday Movers - Sep 13th, 2017 Yahoo Finance Video
09:01AM  Haeggquist & Eck, LLP Announces Investigation of Potential Corporate Misconduct at Costco Wholesale Corporation Concerning Sales of Products that Are Alleged to be Counterfeit and/or to Infringe Patent/Trademark Rights Business Wire
06:01AM  8 Mistakes You Can Make Shopping at Costco Motley Fool
Sep-12-17 09:44AM  PriceSmart (PSMT) August Sales Rise 4% Y/Y, Comps Improve Zacks
08:00AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
Sep-11-17 02:10PM  Target Lowered Prices and the Stock Fell Market Realist
10:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
09:01AM  UPDATE: Target Just Wrecked the Retail Sector Barrons.com
12:10AM  [$$] How Kirkland Signature Became One of Costcos Biggest Success Stories The Wall Street Journal
Sep-10-17 09:13AM  As Grocery Competition Intensifies, Should You Buy Costco Stock? Motley Fool
07:00AM  [$$] How Kirkland Signature Became One of Costco's Biggest Success Stories The Wall Street Journal
Sep-08-17 05:02PM  These stocks are paying for America's pricing war CNBC Videos
02:00PM  How Grocery Chains, Warehouse Clubs, and Dollar Stores Compete for Your Retail Dollars Motley Fool
12:24PM  Target trading lower on blog about lowering prices CNBC Videos
10:21AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
Sep-07-17 04:16PM  Kroger Earnings Due But Focus On These 2 Rival Stocks: Investing Action Plan Investor's Business Daily
02:54PM  Costco Stock: The Bear Case From a Bull Motley Fool
11:00AM  3 Stocks With Costco-like Return Potential Motley Fool
Sep-06-17 01:51PM  Why American Express Is Targeting Millennials Bloomberg Video
01:38PM  Takeaways From Costco's Strong Comparable Sales In August Forbes
10:06AM  Macy's: A Group Project? Barrons.com
07:00AM  How Costco Is Weathering Amazon's Effect TheStreet.com
Sep-05-17 08:11AM  3 Stocks Warren Buffett Should Buy More of Motley Fool
07:58AM  Top Gainers in the Consumer Sector: August 28September 1 Market Realist
07:30AM  Costco Wholesale Shines With Strong August Sales Motley Fool
05:20AM  These cheap retail stocks can hold their own against Amazon MarketWatch
Sep-04-17 07:22AM  Investors Wary of Buckle's (BKE) Sluggish Comps Performance Zacks
07:20AM  Costco's Solid Comps Trend Exhibits Sound Fundamentals Zacks
Sep-03-17 03:40PM  Costco Has Its Warrior Gear On and Is Ready to Fight Back Amazon TheStreet.com
11:37AM  Amazon is actually the weakest of the big U.S. retailers, Moodys says MarketWatch
Sep-02-17 10:33AM  You Wouldn't Believe the Size of Costco's Membership Fee Income Motley Fool
Sep-01-17 04:31PM  Costco After the Recent Correction: Overvalued or Undervalued? GuruFocus.com
10:53AM  Costco Wholesale Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COST-US : September 1, 2017 Capital Cube
08:44AM  Contrarian: Amazon Is One Of The Weakest Retailers There Is Benzinga
08:20AM  Today's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Walt Disney Company and Costco ACCESSWIRE
Aug-31-17 07:00PM  Costco Endures Amazon Blitz; Insurers Tap Drones to Assess Harvey Damage - ICYMI TheStreet.com
05:05PM  Are Lower Prices Enough for Whole Foods to Win Market Share? Motley Fool
04:30PM  Another on-demand grocer to extend its Atlanta delivery service to Costco American City Business Journals
12:15PM  Costco Gains Momentum Even As Market Wrings Its Hands Over The Amazon Threat Benzinga
10:55AM  Jim Cramer: I Think Costco Is a Terrific Company TheStreet.com
10:28AM  Costco: This is Getting Ridiculous! Barrons.com
09:40AM  Stocks to Watch: Wells Fargo, Costco, Expedia, Dollar General, Campbell Soup The Wall Street Journal
08:02AM  Morning Movers: Costco Gains, Campbell Crumbles, DryShips Drops Barrons.com
07:39AM  Costco Continues to Impress with Monthly Comps Market Realist
12:54AM  [$$] Costco Stock at a Discount The Wall Street Journal
Aug-30-17 09:00PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports August Sales Results GlobeNewswire
06:17PM  Sysco vs. McCormick: Which Food Stock Tastes Better Now? Zacks
02:25PM  [$$] Costco Stock at a Discount The Wall Street Journal
01:46PM  Costco's Dramatic Crash Might End Up Yielding a Huge Payoff TheStreet.com
10:29AM  Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Stock Is a Buy at This Discount Price InvestorPlace
08:57AM  Amazon.com, Inc. -- Moody's: Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods adds fuel to persistent, if somewhat exaggerated, perceptions about the online giant Moody's
Aug-29-17 03:25PM  Costco Dumps Trucking Company Accused of Labor Abuses TheStreet.com
12:53PM  Costco: Stop Worrying About Amazon Already! Barrons.com
12:18PM  Insurance Stocks Oddly Aren't Being Crushed by Harvey - Jim Cramer Reveals Why TheStreet.com
08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
07:34AM  Costco Is Stronger Than You Think Motley Fool
Aug-28-17 09:10PM  Time to Buy Costco Wholesale Stock as Investors Panic About the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Motley Fool
01:06PM  Amazon Is Taking Aim at This Key Costco Business That People Always Flock To TheStreet.com
12:20PM  Best Buy: A Bullish Quarter? Barrons.com
10:58AM  5 reasons NOT to shop at Aldi and one big reason why you should MarketWatch
10:33AM  What Whole Foods looks like now that Amazon owns it Yahoo Finance
10:29AM  Costco Down 14% in 3 Months: What's Bothering the Retailer? Zacks
10:20AM  Reload on Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock for Free on This Dip InvestorPlace
08:01AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Costco Wholesale Corp. Markit
Aug-27-17 10:30PM  3 Reasons Costco Wholesale Corporation Stock Could Fall Motley Fool
10:15AM  Amazon and Whole Foods will cut prices of avocados and kale to mark close of deal MarketWatch
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Aug-26-17 10:30AM  Costco Wholesale Corporation in 6 Charts Motley Fool
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Aug-25-17 06:42PM  Costco Wholesale Corp. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:COST) : August 25, 2017 Capital Cube
01:47PM  Costco: We Don't Dismiss the Amazon Threat But Barrons.com
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 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
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