Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

neg -1.10
Today's Range: 148.50 - 150.29 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 2,113,200
Last Update: 10/21/16 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 2,183,847
YTD Performance: -7.10%
Open: $149.51
Previous Close: $150.04
52 Week Range: $117.03 - $169.73
Oustanding Shares: 437,126,569
Market Cap: 65,179,942,704
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for COST
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 10 8 8 10
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.68 1.77 1.77 1.68
Latest Dividend: 0.45
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.20%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/02/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 28.04
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
28.04 28.60 29.40
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-10.71% -2.92% 27.54%
Revenue 3.20 0.20 0.05
Net Income 15.40 0.40 0.11
EPS 15.40 0.40 0.11
Earnings for COST:
Revenue 116.20B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (11/16) Qtr (02/17) FY (08/17) FY (08/18)
Average Estimate $1.20 $1.37 $5.92 $6.56
Number of Analysts 11 10 14 10
High Estimate $1.25 $1.40 $6.08 $6.80
Low Estimate $1.15 $1.34 $5.80 $6.35
Prior Year $1.09 $1.24 $5.33 $5.92
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 9.76% 10.24% 11.08% 10.81%
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