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COST [NASD]
Costco Wholesale Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E32.36 EPS (ttm)7.14 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand439.98M Perf Week-2.83%
Market Cap101.64B Forward P/E27.36 EPS next Y8.44 Insider Trans-5.67% Shs Float435.38M Perf Month1.07%
Income3.15B PEG2.72 EPS next Q1.62 Inst Own73.60% Short Float1.20% Perf Quarter1.61%
Sales141.58B P/S0.72 EPS this Y17.50% Inst Trans-0.24% Short Ratio2.21 Perf Half Y15.73%
Book/sh29.20 P/B7.91 EPS next Y9.14% ROA7.90% Target Price244.61 Perf Year35.12%
Cash/sh16.50 P/C14.00 EPS next 5Y11.92% ROE26.20% 52W Range169.16 - 245.16 Perf YTD24.12%
Dividend2.28 P/FCF48.04 EPS past 5Y9.00% ROI16.40% 52W High-5.77% Beta0.90
Dividend %0.99% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y6.10% Gross Margin13.00% 52W Low36.57% ATR4.66
Employees143000 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q5.00% Oper. Margin3.20% RSI (14)48.80 Volatility2.12% 2.07%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.51 EPS Q/Q12.60% Profit Margin2.20% Rel Volume1.19 Prev Close229.94
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.51 EarningsOct 04 AMC Payout29.00% Avg Volume2.36M Price231.02
Recom2.10 SMA200.13% SMA50-0.27% SMA20010.24% Volume2,807,521 Change0.47%
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
Jun-23-17Reiterated Stifel Buy $191 → $173
Jun-20-17Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Nov-16-18 04:10PM  RM LAW Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation PR Newswire
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Nov-14-18 04:27PM  EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Costco Wholesale Corporation COST Business Wire
04:04PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: APOG COCP COST TRVN HON DY ALGN AQUA SONS TSRO: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Important Class Action Deadlines GlobeNewswire
02:57PM  INVESTOR ACTION REMINDER: 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
Nov-13-18 03:24PM  CLASS ACTION UPDATE for APOG, COST, FIT and SONS: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders GlobeNewswire
02:20PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Costco Wholesale Corporation - COST PR Newswire
12:05PM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of APOG, JT, COST, CWH, OZK, NKTR and AQUA GlobeNewswire
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09:28AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
Nov-12-18 09:36PM  INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation on Behalf of Costco Wholesale Corporation Investors (COST) Business Wire
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01:21PM  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 GlobeNewswire
09:25AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
Nov-08-18 06:10PM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of CHGG, ACHC, COST and RYAAY GlobeNewswire
04:53PM  COSTCO INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 Investing In Costco Wholesale Corporation To Contact The Firm Business Wire
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12:29PM  The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of APOG, COST, HTHT, IGC, ALGN and SYF GlobeNewswire
11:35AM  COSTCO INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 Investing In Costco Wholesale Corporation To Contact The Firm PR Newswire
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Nov-06-18 08:07PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) and Encourages COST Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
12:05PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 7, 2019 ACCESSWIRE
11:58AM  Stock Market Stays Calm; Costco Aims At 7th Gain In Row Investor's Business Daily
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Nov-01-18 10:47AM  Retailers gearing up for holiday shopping season Yahoo Finance Video
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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
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
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