Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

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Today's Range: 142.40 - 145.20 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 2,435,500
Last Update: 02/05/16 - 3:59 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: -10.84%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $143.28
52 Week Range: $117.03 - $169.73
Oustanding Shares: 439,777,272
Market Cap: 63,011,287,532
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 13 13 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 6 7 7 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.69 1.69 1.69 1.83
Latest Dividend: 0.40
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.12%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/10/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.83
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.83 26.90 30.32
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-7.85% -3.42% 39.39%
Revenue 3.20 0.17 0.05
Net Income 15.40 0.36 0.11
EPS 15.40 0.37 0.11
Earnings for COST:
Revenue 116.20B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (02/16) Qtr (05/16) FY (08/16) FY (08/17)
Average Estimate $1.29 $1.27 $5.49 $6.18
Number of Analysts 13 11 12 13
High Estimate $1.36 $1.35 $5.65 $6.40
Low Estimate $1.18 $1.20 $5.28 $5.91
Prior Year $1.35 $1.17 $5.24 $5.49
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -4.50% 8.94% 4.79% 12.62%
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Feb 05, 2016 | 7:04 AM EST
Shares of COST now seen reaching $135, according to Jefferies. Estimate also reduced, given weather, deflation and more cautious spendi...
Stocks have recovered from the earlier downturn following the release of the latest U.S. jobs report. 
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Jan 29, 2016 | 6:39 AM EST
COST - Costco Wholesale Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting - 4PM
Earnings plummet for the credit-card giant, while Williams Companies leads the S&P pack.
The largest card issuer by purchase volume must learn how to operate in a world where its brand strength is falling.
2015 was the second-best year for jobs of the century.
For these companies, things aren't as bad as we thought.
It indicates future increases will be modest and gradual and will take into account domestic and international developments.

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