COST - Costco Wholesale Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
234.76
+0.84 (+0.36%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close233.92
Open234.37
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask0.00 x 900
Day's Range234.01 - 235.84
52 Week Range154.11 - 245.16
Volume2,180,791
Avg. Volume1,905,622
Market Cap102.952B
Beta1.08
PE Ratio (TTM)34.38
EPS (TTM)6.83
Earnings DateOct 4, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield2.28 (0.97%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-30
1y Target Est241.48
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    Costco Wholesale Corp NASDAQ/NGS:COST

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  • Why Wells Fargo Downgraded Costco Stock
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Why Wells Fargo Downgraded Costco Stock

    Wells Fargo downgraded Costco (COST) stock to “market perform” from “outperform” due to the company’s high valuation multiple. Wells Fargo analyst Edward Kelly stated that Costco shares have soared to record highs and seem fully priced. In Will Valuations Stall Uptrend in COST, WMT, and TGT?, we underscored the fact that Costco, Target (TGT), and Walmart (WMT) look pricey given the recent run in their stock prices. Following the downgrade, Costco shares were trading 1.9% lower on September 14.

  • Barrons.com10 days ago

    Costco Shares ‘Priced to Perfection,’ Says Analyst

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    CNBC Videos10 days ago

    Wells Fargo downgrades Costco

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