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COST Costco Wholesale Corporation daily Stock Chart
COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E37.91 EPS (ttm)7.99 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand438.99M Perf Week1.77%
Market Cap132.95B Forward P/E32.55 EPS next Y9.31 Insider Trans-4.64% Shs Float437.27M Perf Month5.22%
Income3.54B PEG5.16 EPS next Q1.71 Inst Own73.90% Short Float1.15% Perf Quarter8.10%
Sales152.70B P/S0.87 EPS this Y11.90% Inst Trans0.23% Short Ratio2.30 Perf Half Y24.42%
Book/sh34.66 P/B8.74 EPS next Y8.10% ROA8.30% Target Price300.00 Perf Year32.55%
Cash/sh21.51 P/C14.08 EPS next 5Y7.35% ROE25.80% 52W Range189.51 - 307.34 Perf YTD48.67%
Dividend2.60 P/FCF57.31 EPS past 5Y11.40% ROI15.80% 52W High-1.46% Beta0.93
Dividend %0.86% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y6.30% Gross Margin13.00% 52W Low59.81% ATR4.39
Employees149000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q7.00% Oper. Margin3.10% RSI (14)70.47 Volatility1.07% 1.49%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.45 EPS Q/Q9.60% Profit Margin2.40% Rel Volume0.82 Prev Close302.40
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.34 EarningsOct 03 AMC Payout28.40% Avg Volume2.19M Price302.86
Recom2.40 SMA203.78% SMA505.17% SMA20019.54% Volume1,799,298 Change0.15%
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
Oct-18-19 05:45PM  Costco (COST) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know Zacks
04:45PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
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07:43AM  Ross Stores Opens 42 Outlets for Q3, Completes FY19 Target Zacks
07:00AM  Costco Stock Surged to a Record, and One Executive Is Unloading Shares Barrons.com
Oct-14-19 10:00AM  Costco (COST) Is Up 2% in One Week: What You Should Know Zacks
08:10AM  New CEO Mark Tritton Could Very Well Be a BBBY Stock Catalyst InvestorPlace
Oct-11-19 01:39PM  Costco makes move to keep price of chicken low Yahoo Finance Video
12:25PM  Uber to Acquire Chile Grocery Startup Walmart Failed to Buy Bloomberg
10:47AM  Can Carter's Strategies Reverse Dismal Run on the Bourses? Zacks
09:51AM  Ross Stores' Growth Strategies on Track Despite Tariff Woes Zacks
Oct-10-19 01:05PM  Walmart Stock Is In Buy Zone, But Is It A Good Buy Right Now? Investor's Business Daily
11:42AM  Costco: A Strong End to the Year GuruFocus.com
10:53AM  Costco Sept. same-store sales up 4.2% MarketWatch
10:43AM  Burlington Stores Up More Than 20% in 6 Months: Here's Why Zacks
09:48AM  Costco Stock Is Rising After Solid Sales Growth in September Barrons.com
09:42AM  Costco Sustains Decent Comps Run With 4.2% Rise in September Zacks
08:05AM  Dow Jones Futures Swing Wildly On Shifting China Trade News; 5 Stocks Flashing Key Bullish Signal Investor's Business Daily
05:46AM  Stocks - Wall Street Flat as High-Level U.S.-China Trade Talks Begin Investing.com
04:40AM  Stocks - Delta, PG&E Fall Premarket; Apple Gains Investing.com
Oct-09-19 04:15PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports September Sales Results GlobeNewswire
02:46PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Updates on Childrens Sleepers GlobeNewswire
02:04PM  7 'Stable Growth' Stocks That Can Lead as Economy Slows Investopedia
12:00PM  Hedge Funds Arent Crazy About Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Anymore Insider Monkey
09:13AM  Who Has Been Selling Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) Shares? Simply Wall St.
12:19AM  Edited Transcript of COST earnings conference call or presentation 3-Oct-19 9:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-08-19 06:36PM  3 Defensive Retail Companies to Consider as US Producer Prices Decline GuruFocus.com
09:30AM  Is Costco Wholesale (COST) Outperforming Other Retail-Wholesale Stocks This Year? Zacks
05:08AM  Costco Charts and Fundamentals Chart Bullish Course TheStreet.com
Oct-07-19 05:00PM  Stocks to Buy as Earnings Growth Slows, According to Goldman Sachs Barrons.com
04:17PM  Stock Market Dips Late In Up-Down Action; These 2 Big Names Hit Buy Zones Investor's Business Daily
03:01PM  Jim Cramer: Costco Is Like No Other Company I Have Ever Seen TheStreet.com
12:10PM  Volatile Stock Market Rally Sparks Costco, Teradyne Into Buy Zones Investor's Business Daily
09:12AM  Dollar General's Better Pricing, Sturdy Comps to Propel Sales Zacks
08:48AM  Company News For Oct 7, 2019 Zacks
08:01AM  Costcos first China warehouse has 200,000 members, blowing past the 68,000 average MarketWatch
Oct-06-19 08:00AM  Apple, Costco, Teradyne, Copart: Top Stocks Reclaiming Buy Points Amid Volatile Market Investor's Business Daily
Oct-05-19 04:30AM  [video]Costco Could Hit New Highs After Earnings Beat: Chart TheStreet.com
Oct-04-19 04:57PM  Costco (COST) Shares See Tepid Movement After Concluding Fiscal 2019 Zacks
04:20PM  Costco, IBD Stock Of The Day, In Buy Zone As This Massive Opportunity Emerges Investor's Business Daily
03:29PM  Costco posts sales miss as competition intensifies Yahoo Finance Video
02:57PM  Costco misses Wall Street estimates, while holiday sales are expected to increase by 4.2% Yahoo Finance Video
02:44PM  PreMarket Prep Recap: All About The Jobs Number Benzinga
01:25PM  Midday Wrap: Costco Climbs as Analysts Still Love Stock TheStreet.com
12:48PM  A Look At Benzinga Pro's Most-Searched Tickers For October 4, 2019 Benzinga
12:35PM  Jim Cramer: Why Costco Earnings Show a Post-Expressionist Model TheStreet.com
12:10PM  Costco Declines Despite Posting 4th-Quarter Earnings Beat GuruFocus.com
12:00PM  Dow Jones Rally Led By Apple Stock; Are Chip Stocks Ready To Lead The Stock Market Higher? Investor's Business Daily
11:54AM  Costco Stock Dropped After Its Earnings Release. Now Its Rising and Analysts Are Upbeat. Barrons.com
11:52AM  Costco Analysts Mostly Bullish After Q4 Earnings Beat, Growth In Membership, Traffic Benzinga
11:18AM  Don't Let Recession Fears Get You Down: Jim Cramer on the Markets, Costco and HP TheStreet.com
10:52AM  Here's why the retail sector keeps bleeding jobs Yahoo Finance
10:29AM  Costcos weak quarter, HP slashing jobs, BP getting new CEO Yahoo Finance
10:18AM  Dow Jones Leads In Stock Market Rally On Key Jobs Report, China Trade News Investor's Business Daily
10:16AM  Costco's (COST) Q4 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Rise Y/Y Zacks
10:02AM  Dow Jones Today: Stock Market Rallies On Jobs Report; Apple Reclaims Buy Point Investor's Business Daily
06:52AM  Dow Jones Futures: HP To Slash Up To 9,000 Jobs, Costco, RingCentral, Avaya Also Move On News Investor's Business Daily
05:38AM  [video]One Jobs Report to Rule Them All: Jim Cramer on the Markets, Costco and HP TheStreet.com
05:33AM  Costco Shares Edge Lower After Q4 Sales Miss; Plans Second China Store in 2021 TheStreet.com
03:17AM  Jobs Report, HP Inc., Costco, Facebook and Bill Barr - 5 Things You Must Know TheStreet.com
01:15AM  Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rally Gets Crucial Win; Costco, RingCentral, Avaya Are Key Movers Late Investor's Business Daily
Oct-03-19 06:37PM  Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Reuters
05:35PM  Costco (COST) Tops Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks
05:25PM  Costco Earnings Beat But Revenue, Comps Fuzzy; Stock Seesaws Investor's Business Daily
05:18PM  Here is Hedge Funds 21st Highest Ranked Stock Idea Insider Monkey
04:55PM  Costco Stock Is Falling After the Retailer Reported Lighter Sales Growth Barrons.com
04:38PM  UPDATE 1-Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid rising competition Reuters
04:32PM  Costco stock slips with revenue shy of Street view MarketWatch
04:22PM  Costco comparable store sales miss estimates Reuters
04:15PM  Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Operating Results GlobeNewswire
03:20PM  Costco earnings: Texas and Florida alone could get dozens more warehouses and it wouldnt be enough MarketWatch
02:34PM  More U.S. Tariffs, October Economic Worries and a New Strong Buy Stock - Free Lunch Zacks
12:46PM  Costco Shares Off After Hours; Charge Hits Fourth-Quarter Earnings TheStreet.com
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10:16AM  Stocks - Wall Street Flat to Lower at Open; ISM Data on Tap Investing.com
10:08AM  Lots Of Earnings In The Mix as Market Digests PepsiCo Results, Awaits Costco Benzinga
10:07AM  Dow Jones Today: Stock Market Dives On Weak Economic Data; Tesla, Constellation Brands Fall; Pepsi Pops, Costco On Tap Investor's Business Daily
07:37AM  Costco Wholesale's Q4 Earnings Preview Benzinga
05:49AM  PepsiCo, Constellation Brands, Costco earnings What to know in markets Thursday Yahoo Finance
02:17AM  Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Thursday Investing.com
Oct-02-19 06:46PM  Will Costco (COST) Continue Its Run with Strong Q4 Earnings? Zacks
12:42PM  Costco Finding Support; Earnings On Deck Tomorrow Investor's Business Daily Video
12:36PM  Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch Investing.com
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05:30AM  Costco Reports Earnings on Thursday. Heres What to Expect. Barrons.com
Oct-01-19 10:02AM  Costco Stock Still Has Room to Run, Analyst Says Barrons.com
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Sep-29-19 10:09AM  Jobs report What to know in the week ahead Yahoo Finance
Sep-28-19 01:00AM  The Week Ahead: Earnings From Pepsi and Costco, Unemployment Rate Reports Morningstar
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 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
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