Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

pos +0.14
Today's Range: 125.96 - 126.80 | COST Avg Daily Volume: 1,719,500
Last Update: 09/18/14 - 12:01 PM EDT
Volume: 517,382
YTD Performance: 0.00%
Open: $126.21
Previous Close: $126.01
52 Week Range: $109.50 - $127.32
Oustanding Shares: 438,295,696
Market Cap: 55,413,724,845
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 11 11 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 0
Hold 8 9 9 9
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.79 1.88 1.88 1.90
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 0.00
Price Earnings Comparisons:
COST Sector Avg. S&P 500
0.00 28.30 28.80
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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:
Revenue 105.16B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (08/14) Qtr (11/14) FY (08/14) FY (08/15)
Average Estimate $1.51 $1.06 $4.59 $5.14
Number of Analysts 17 9 20 20
High Estimate $1.58 $1.09 $4.65 $5.41
Low Estimate $1.43 $0.99 $4.51 $4.75
Prior Year $1.40 $0.96 $4.49 $4.59
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 8.11% 10.42% 2.14% 12.03%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Those shelving the stock should consider putting it in their basket.
Don't get let yourself get swept up in the action. It's dictated by nothing more than traders' actions.
Infamy for the packaged industry.
That's where the action promises to be over the next few months.
Sep 05, 2014 | 8:22 AM EDT
Shares of COST now seen reaching $122, according to Barclays. Estimates also upped, as the company is seeing higher sales. Equal-weight...
Our market's been a terrific place to invest while Europe withers.
Auto loans are plentiful and so is spending on back-to-school.
Sep 04, 2014 | 8:01 AM EDT
Shares of COST now seen reaching $128, according to Deutsche Bank. Estimates also upped, as the company is realizing higher comp sales....
Economic, sociological and technological events are converging in this sector.
We got some very good quarters when we least expected them.

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