Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

COST (NASDAQ:Retail)
$142.12
pos +2.37
+1.70%
Today's Range: 140.31 - 142.97 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 2,064,700
Last Update: 11/28/14 - 1:00 PM EST
Volume: 1,442,598
YTD Performance: 17.42%
Open: $141.30
Previous Close: $139.75
52 Week Range: $109.50 - $140.88
Oustanding Shares: 437,762,068
Market Cap: 61,177,249,003
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 12 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 8 8 8 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.83 1.83 1.79 1.88
Latest Dividend: 0.36
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.02%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/12/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 30.05
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
30.05 30.00 26.03
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
15.41% 11.64% 72.92%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 7.10 0.27 0.08
Net Income 1.30 0.35 0.11
EPS 0.50 0.40 0.12
Earnings for COST:
EBITDA 4.25B
Revenue 112.64B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (11/14) Qtr (02/15) FY (08/15) FY (08/16)
Average Estimate $1.08 $1.18 $5.16 $5.72
Number of Analysts 15 15 19 14
High Estimate $1.11 $1.24 $5.37 $6.05
Low Estimate $1.00 $1.13 $4.85 $5.35
Prior Year $0.96 $1.05 $4.65 $5.16
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 12.50% 12.51% 11.07% 10.67%
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Bearish
Nov 24, 2014 | 7:26 AM EST
COST was removed from the Conviction Buy list, according to Goldman Sachs. Valuation call, based on a $148 price target. 
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