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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

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133.37 Up 0.37(0.28%) 4:00PM EDT
|After Hours : 133.37 0.00 (0.00%) 4:15PM EDT - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
Valuation Measures 
Market Cap (intraday)5:58.38B
Enterprise Value (Oct 31, 2014)3:56.19B
Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):28.68
Forward P/E (fye Aug 31, 2016)1:23.40
PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:2.30
Price/Sales (ttm):0.52
Price/Book (mrq):4.73
Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:0.50
Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:13.22
Financial Highlights 
Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year Ends:Aug 31
Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Aug 31, 2014
Profitability
Profit Margin (ttm):1.83%
Operating Margin (ttm):2.86%
Management Effectiveness
Return on Assets (ttm):6.36%
Return on Equity (ttm):17.75%
Income Statement
Revenue (ttm):112.64B
Revenue Per Share (ttm):256.76
Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):9.30%
Gross Profit (ttm):14.18B
EBITDA (ttm)6:4.25B
Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):2.06B
Diluted EPS (ttm):4.65
Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):13.00%
Balance Sheet
Total Cash (mrq):7.32B
Total Cash Per Share (mrq):16.71
Total Debt (mrq):5.29B
Total Debt/Equity (mrq):42.24
Current Ratio (mrq):1.22
Book Value Per Share (mrq):28.11
Cash Flow Statement
Operating Cash Flow (ttm):3.98B
Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):1.90B
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Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

Trading Information 
Stock Price History
Beta:0.57
52-Week Change3:12.71%
S&P500 52-Week Change3:13.56%
52-Week High (Oct 30, 2014)3:134.50
52-Week Low (Feb 4, 2014)3:109.50
50-Day Moving Average3:127.21
200-Day Moving Average3:119.81
Share Statistics
Avg Vol (3 month)3:1,987,560
Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,979,600
Shares Outstanding5:437.76M
Float:433.49M
% Held by Insiders1:0.81%
% Held by Institutions1:75.70%
Shares Short (as of Oct 15, 2014)3:4.17M
Short Ratio (as of Oct 15, 2014)3:1.90
Short % of Float (as of Oct 15, 2014)3:1.00%
Shares Short (prior month)3:3.83M
Dividends & Splits
Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:1.42
Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:1.10%
Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.33
Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.00%
5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:1.20%
Payout Ratio4:29.00%
Dividend Date3:Jul 25, 2014
Ex-Dividend Date4:Nov 12, 2014
Last Split Factor (new per old)2:2:1
Last Split Date3:Jan 14, 2000

See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Aug 31, 2014)
ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Aug 31, 2014)
yoy = Year Over Year (as of Aug 31, 2014)
lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Aug 31, 2014)
fye = Fiscal Year Ending
1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

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