Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

COST (NASDAQ:Retail)
$113.50
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 113.12 - 114.03 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 2,493,400
Last Update: 04/17/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -4.64%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $113.49
52 Week Range: $103.20 - $126.12
Oustanding Shares: 439,877,548
Market Cap: 49,926,101,698
6-Month Chart
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 11 11 11 12
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 9 9 9 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.90 1.90 1.90 1.86
Latest Dividend: 0.31
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.09%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/12/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 25.58
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
25.58 25.70 29.08
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-2.40% 8.33% 47.46%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 6.10 0.35 0.10
Net Income 16.60 0.56 0.16
EPS 15.10 0.58 0.16
Earnings for COST:
EBITDA 4.00B
Revenue 105.16B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (05/14) Qtr (08/14) FY (08/14) FY (08/15)
Average Estimate $1.09 $1.53 $4.63 $5.21
Number of Analysts 17 16 20 18
High Estimate $1.15 $1.57 $4.84 $5.50
Low Estimate $1.01 $1.49 $4.56 $4.90
Prior Year $1.04 $1.40 $4.49 $4.63
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.58% 8.93% 3.22% 12.39%
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Costco Holds Steady Real Money Pro($)

The stock settles in near major support.
Watch for rotation into value names from growth.
Bearish
Mar 20, 2014 | 7:34 AM EDT
COST decreased its numbers, Jefferies said. Lower membership fee income. $120 price target and Neutral rating. 
As supermarket operators merge, it's time to consider the food chain.
In fact, these three names are alive and kicking.
The subscription rate increase for free shipping will produce about $400 million annually.
The stock is buyable as long as it holds above this key level.
Bearish
Mar 07, 2014 | 7:54 AM EST
COST cut its numbers, Jefferies said. Driven by gross margin pressure and expense deleverage. $104 price target and Hold rating.  ...

Heavy Selling in Costco Real Money Pro($)

The news-inspired breakdown has inflicted considerable damage.

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