Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST)

262.74
NASDAQ : Retail Trade
Prev Close 261.43
Day Low/High 262.05 / 264.20
52 Wk Low/High 189.51 / 262.25
Avg Volume 1.64M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 439.79M
Market Cap 114.97B
EPS 7.20
P/E Ratio 31.96
Div & Yield 2.60 (0.91%)

Latest News

Jim Cramer: There Are Clear Signs of Froth, but Is This Market Out of Control?

Jim Cramer: There Are Clear Signs of Froth, but Is This Market Out of Control?

The incredible trajectory of Beyond Meat is daunting to those of us who fear a toppy market and the run in the stock is a slap in the face of those who care about too much enthusiasm.

Jim Cramer: Don't Act Based on Ditties and Doggerel

Jim Cramer: Don't Act Based on Ditties and Doggerel

Market alliterations provide nothing useful to investors. Pay attention to market conditions and ignore "Sell in May," "Swoon in June," and all other useless rhetoric.

Real Money Post-Industrial Index Continues to Outperform Major Market Indices

Real Money Post-Industrial Index Continues to Outperform Major Market Indices

Amid May's market turbulence, the RMPIA was buoyed by the more than 4% rise from Medtronic.

Problematic Economic Growth, LMT Bucks the Market, Trading AMZN: Market Recon

Problematic Economic Growth, LMT Bucks the Market, Trading AMZN: Market Recon

Analysts now expect an earnings recession to become reality after negative Q1 growth, and ahead of projected negative Q2 growth.

Jim Cramer: Global Payments-TSYS, Apple Card-Goldman: It's All About PayPal

Jim Cramer: Global Payments-TSYS, Apple Card-Goldman: It's All About PayPal

Every time you see competitors trying to team up to catch PayPal it just reminds you how PayPal is the undisputed worldwide leader.

4 Stocks I'm Watching on Earnings This Week

4 Stocks I'm Watching on Earnings This Week

Investors should keep an eye on these four names in the week ahead.

Target Hits a Bullseye With Latest Results and Shares Surge

Target Hits a Bullseye With Latest Results and Shares Surge

Target is shining while the stars of many retail stocks dim.

Fibocall: Thursday Technical Texts

5 Standout Stocks in a Challenging Retail World

5 Standout Stocks in a Challenging Retail World

Retail may be a cutthroat business right now, but these stocks have risen above the pack.

Bulking Up on Costco

Bulking Up on Costco

COST boasts a bullish chart and a sound underlying story. It is a buy here.

Keep on Truckin' With J.B. Hunt

Keep on Truckin' With J.B. Hunt

Now is a good time to buy JBHT. Only on Wall Street can the best earnings ever be touted as 'bad news.'

Jim Cramer: When the Death Star Strikes

Jim Cramer: When the Death Star Strikes

It has become almost too onerous to own something that could be in Amazon's crosshairs.

Novice Trade: Walmart

Novice Trade: Walmart

I think WMT is probably going to break back over $100 between now and the end of the month.

Jim Cramer: Lyft Was Cooler Than Being Cool Until It Turned Ice Cold

Jim Cramer: Lyft Was Cooler Than Being Cool Until It Turned Ice Cold

I have had to think long and hard about Lyft, the stock, not the ride-sharing company.

Novice Trade: Home Depot

Novice Trade: Home Depot

Home Depot seems like it wants to go to $200 ahead of its next earnings.

Jim Cramer: The Apple Card Could Be Transformative for AAPL and Goldman Sachs

Jim Cramer: The Apple Card Could Be Transformative for AAPL and Goldman Sachs

In a Dickensian twist, both AAPL and GS could get a big boost from analysts' Low Expectations on the Apple Card.

Jim Cramer: What Darden Restaurants' Tasty Comp Growth Really Means

Jim Cramer: What Darden Restaurants' Tasty Comp Growth Really Means

The U.S. economy is as good as Olive Garden's Chicken Alfredo.

Kohl's: An Attractive Play on Consumer Spending and for Dividend Yield

Kohl's: An Attractive Play on Consumer Spending and for Dividend Yield

Kohl's is well positioned to meet both the needs of the debt-strapped consumer and the desire of investors for attractive dividend yields.

Costco Initiated at Neutral at Nomura

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

I think sometimes the best way to parse the temperament is to go over the most obviously 'wrong' moves and address why they might not be wrong at all.

Why Big 5 Is Not a Good Bet for Income-Seeking Investors

Why Big 5 Is Not a Good Bet for Income-Seeking Investors

Let's talk about the elephant in the room: the sporting goods retailer's dividend yield.

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Ulta Beauty is a new champion of retail -- and other names should learn from them.

Chart of the Day: Costco Is in First Place For Fair Wages

Chart of the Day: Costco Is in First Place For Fair Wages

Costco is ahead of the curve on keeping employees, and politicians, happy.

Costco Stock's Strong Surge on Earnings Might Not Be Sustainable

Costco Stock's Strong Surge on Earnings Might Not Be Sustainable

Costco might not be able to continue its rapid run after earnings.

Costco Surges Into Technical Ceiling

Costco Could Rally to New Highs: Here's How to Play the Stock Now

Costco Could Rally to New Highs: Here's How to Play the Stock Now

COST has been rallying from its late December nadir and the move does not look like it is over.