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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E28.79 EPS (ttm)7.42 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand440.76M Perf Week1.46%
Market Cap94.14B Forward P/E25.50 EPS next Y8.38 Insider Trans-4.58% Shs Float438.23M Perf Month5.22%
Income3.28B PEG2.59 EPS next Q1.70 Inst Own72.80% Short Float1.34% Perf Quarter-6.52%
Sales144.84B P/S0.65 EPS this Y17.50% Inst Trans0.16% Short Ratio2.23 Perf Half Y-1.82%
Book/sh29.98 P/B7.12 EPS next Y8.85% ROA8.00% Target Price237.70 Perf Year11.53%
Cash/sh18.04 P/C11.84 EPS next 5Y11.12% ROE26.20% 52W Range175.79 - 245.16 Perf YTD4.85%
Dividend2.28 P/FCF50.18 EPS past 5Y9.00% ROI16.40% 52W High-12.88% Beta0.97
Dividend %1.07% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y6.10% Gross Margin12.90% 52W Low21.50% ATR4.75
Employees143000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q10.20% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)54.23 Volatility1.06% 2.39%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.00 EPS Q/Q19.30% Profit Margin2.30% Rel Volume0.80 Prev Close211.46
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.49 EarningsDec 13 AMC Payout28.80% Avg Volume2.65M Price213.59
Recom2.20 SMA204.49% SMA50-1.96% SMA200-0.74% Volume2,109,528 Change1.01%
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
Jul-06-18Downgrade Northcoast Buy → Neutral
Jun-01-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $210 → $220
May-17-18Initiated Loop Capital Buy $224
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
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04:15PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports December Sales Results GlobeNewswire
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12:35PM  FINAL DEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses Exceeding $100K of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
12:10PM  DEADLINE TODAY: The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of COST, RYAAY, AQUA and RBBN GlobeNewswire
11:30AM  DEADLINE TODAY: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
Jan-06-19 10:50PM  COSTCO 24 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 24 Hours Remain; ClaimsFiler Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation - COST Business Wire
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Jan-05-19 07:35PM  2-Day Deadline Alert: The Schall Law Firm Announces it is Investigating Claims Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm ACCESSWIRE
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09:30AM  COST INVESTOR NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation; Important Jan 7 Case Deadline COST GlobeNewswire
09:00AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Costco Wholesale Corporation of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline COST GlobeNewswire
Jan-04-19 10:50PM  COSTCO 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit against Costco Wholesale Corporation - COST Business Wire
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02:00PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Costco Wholesale Corporation of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - COST ACCESSWIRE
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10:00AM  DEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses Exceeding $100K of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 GlobeNewswire
09:00AM  MONDAY DEADLINE REMINDER: The Schall Law Firm Announces it is Investigating Claims Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm Business Wire
Jan-02-19 02:40PM  CLASS ACTION UPDATE for COST, MGI, EIX and MDR: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders GlobeNewswire
Jan-01-19 12:31PM  MONDAY DEADLINE ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
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10:41AM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of COST, APHA, CURO and NVDA GlobeNewswire
09:00AM  DEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
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Dec-29-18 10:30AM  COST LOSS NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation; Important Case Deadline - COST PR Newswire
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07:27PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Honeywell, Synchrony, Apogee, and Costco and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
01:30PM  INVESTOR ACTION ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm ACCESSWIRE
10:00AM  ALERT: Pawar Law Group Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation - COST ACCESSWIRE
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09:43AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
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07:00AM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of COST, NKTR, FIT and RBBN GlobeNewswire
Dec-27-18 10:30PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Costco Wholesale Corporation of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline COST ACCESSWIRE
06:55PM  Deadline Alert: The Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation GlobeNewswire
11:55AM  IMPORTANT INVESTOR DEADLINE: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm ACCESSWIRE
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10:05AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: COST NSANY MAR: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Important Class Action Deadlines GlobeNewswire
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Dec-26-18 07:12PM  Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Reminds Investors of the Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) GlobeNewswire
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02:10PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm ACCESSWIRE
12:57PM  CLASS ACTION UPDATE for COST, TSRO, and XPO: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders GlobeNewswire
10:00AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 GlobeNewswire
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Dec-24-18 02:30PM  EARLY JANUARY DEADLINE ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
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Dec-23-18 02:10PM  INVESTOR DOUBLE ALERT: Pawar Law Group Reminds Investors of Deadlines in Securities Class Actions - COST, TX ACCESSWIRE
02:00PM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of COST, RBBN, TSRO and MGI GlobeNewswire
Dec-21-18 10:50PM  COSTCO SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation - COST PR Newswire
Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. It offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The company provides dry and packaged foods, and groceries; snack foods, candies, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio products; meat, bakery, deli, and produces; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates gas stations, pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers; and engages in the travel business. In addition, the company provides gold star individual and business membership services. As of September 2, 2018, it operated 762 membership warehouses, including 527 warehouses in the United States, 100 in Canada, 39 in Mexico, 28 in the United Kingdom, 26 in Japan, 15 in Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 10 in Australia, 2 in Spain, 1 in Iceland, and 1 in France. Further, the company sells its products through online. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJan 04Sale206.151,611332,10850,638Jan 04 06:53 PM
DECKER SUSAN LDirectorJan 02Sale205.00739151,49552,249Jan 03 05:21 PM
JELINEK W CRAIGPresident and CEOOct 30Sale225.6011,0002,481,626311,958Oct 30 02:28 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOOct 30Sale227.234,163945,94032,270Nov 01 02:15 PM
JELINEK W CRAIGPresident and CEOOct 29Sale221.5211,5002,547,480322,958Oct 30 02:28 PM
LIBENSON RICHARD MDirector EmeritusOct 25Sale224.002,049458,97638,682Oct 26 01:38 PM
LAZARUS FRANZ EExecutive VPOct 25Sale226.7623,0005,215,45530,432Oct 26 01:37 PM
Vachris Roland MichaelExecutive VPOct 15Sale225.886,6001,490,80817,282Oct 16 01:31 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorOct 01Sale235.813,000707,43012,000Oct 02 05:08 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorSep 04Sale233.143,000699,42015,000Sep 06 10:33 AM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorAug 01Sale218.653,000655,95018,000Aug 03 11:58 AM
Murphy James P.Executive VPJul 23Sale219.2215,0003,288,25233,834Jul 24 02:25 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorJul 02Sale208.423,000625,26021,000Jul 03 12:52 PM
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VPJun 18Sale206.835,5851,155,13527,988Jun 19 01:44 PM
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFOJun 15Sale207.112,406498,31525,474Jun 19 01:43 PM
Rose Timothy L.Executive VPJun 13Sale205.192,500512,97020,403Jun 13 02:29 PM
Hines Daniel M.Principal Acctg OfficerJun 13Sale204.677,0001,432,67623,853Jun 13 02:26 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorJun 01Sale195.453,000586,35024,000Jun 04 01:27 PM
MEISENBACH JOHN WDirectorMay 01Sale196.493,000589,47027,000May 02 02:29 PM
Miller Russell DExecutive Vice PresidentApr 19Sale194.1212,3932,405,7111Apr 19 05:10 PM
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