Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

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Today's Range: 138.64 - 140.30 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 1,940,900
Last Update: 08/28/15 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -1.27%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $140.21
52 Week Range: $117.03 - $156.85
Oustanding Shares: 439,487,656
Market Cap: 61,620,564,248
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 12 12 11 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 8 8 9 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.79 1.79 1.88 1.88
Latest Dividend: 0.40
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.14%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/12/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.86
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.86 26.90 25.43
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-2.99% 15.69% 44.92%
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:
Revenue 112.64B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (08/15) Qtr (11/15) FY (08/15) FY (08/16)
Average Estimate $1.66 $1.14 $5.21 $5.67
Number of Analysts 14 7 14 18
High Estimate $1.73 $1.21 $5.33 $5.90
Low Estimate $1.61 $1.02 $5.14 $5.54
Prior Year $1.58 $1.12 $4.65 $5.21
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.88% 1.40% 11.97% 8.82%
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Costco Positioned for Breakout Real Money Pro($)

Costco continues to climb with strong volume and tremendous relative strength.
High-growth names, big commodity-takers, consumer plays shine today.
Personal income and outlays are up, but consumer confidence isn't and many retail stocks are so-so at best.
Forget Greece's woes, signs are pointing to big U.S. problems.
Jul 10, 2015 | 7:11 AM EDT
COST was upgraded to Outperform, Oppenheimer said. $160 price target. Stock has lagged, but the company may raise membershio fees and w...
Costco's Relative Strength Index just made a new relative high, and momentum is bullish.
Use downturns to buy the stocks of high-quality companies that you like.
But a rally based on domestic stocks isn't the best idea.
We're having to be more discretionary about what we buy.

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