COST - Costco Wholesale Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
211.10
+1.14 (+0.54%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close209.96
Open210.37
Bid210.73 x 1000
Ask211.10 x 800
Day's Range210.02 - 211.74
52 Week Range150.00 - 211.77
Volume1,620,349
Avg. Volume2,078,714
Market Cap92.576B
Beta1.05
PE Ratio (TTM)30.91
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield2.28 (1.10%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-05-10
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Why Costco Is Still Dominating the Retail Industry
    GoBankingRates4 days ago

    Why Costco Is Still Dominating the Retail Industry

    Costco is one of the world's most powerful, profitable retail brands managing to stay afloat even as Amazon encroaches on large retailer market share. So, how much is the retail juggernaut worth today?

  • 4 Things Costco Management Wants Investors to Know
    Motley Fool10 hours ago

    4 Things Costco Management Wants Investors to Know

    The company has reported some very positive results.

  • MarketWatch10 hours ago

    BJ’s Wholesale is going public again: 6 things to know about the Costco rival

    BJ’s private-equity owners will retain control of a company with margins that lag rivalsBJ’s Wholesale is focused on the New England area and has room to grow, says the company. BJ’s Wholesale Club, operator of 215 warehouse clubs across 16 states largely along the U.S.’s eastern seaboard, is planning an initial public offering, returning to the public markets after a seven-year spell as a private company. The company(BJ)is offering 37.5 million shares priced at $15 to $17 each, which would raise about $600 million at the midpoint of the range.

  • Moody's2 days ago

    WFRBS Commercial Mortgage Trust 2012-C9 -- Moody's Affirms Ten Classes of WFRBS 2012-C9

    Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has affirmed the ratings on 10 classes in WFRBS Commercial Mortgage Trust 2012-C9, Commercial Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2012-C9: Cl. A-3, Affirmed ...

  • Costco Is Cruising Smoothly: Will Its Stock?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Costco Is Cruising Smoothly: Will Its Stock?

    Costco (COST) stock has risen 5.9% since it reported better-than-expected fiscal third-quarter results on May 31. Its peers Walmart (WMT) and Target (TGT) are entangled in a fierce battle with Amazon (AMZN), but Costco continues to report stellar sales and earnings growth. Costco has reported double-digit sales growth in the past four quarters, while its earnings have grown at a strong double-digit rate in the past five quarters and outperformed its peers.

  • Should You Invest in Emerging Market ETFs Right Now?
    InvestorPlace2 days ago

    Should You Invest in Emerging Market ETFs Right Now?

    If I’ve learned anything, it’s that a majority of people don’t like to leave their comfort zone — whether that’s dealing with insecurity, seeking a new job or making an investment decision. On that last note, many investors prefer to invest in what they know. While they may know the difference between an ETF and a mutual fund, many prefer to avoid emerging market ETFs.

  • Moody's2 days ago

    COMM 2015-CCRE24 Mortgage Trust -- Moody's Affirms Eight Classes of COMM 2015-CCRE24

    Moody's Investors Service has affirmed the ratings on eight classes in COMM 2015-CCRE24 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates as follows: Cl. A-1, Affirmed Aaa (sf); previously ...

  • Costco, Walmart, and Target: The Best Retail Stock Plays?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Costco, Walmart, and Target: The Best Retail Stock Plays?

    Target (TGT), Walmart (WMT), and Costco (COST) have been adjusting their businesses to offer convenience and value as the threat of Amazon (AMZN) continues. During its fiscal first quarter, its digital sales rose 66%, while comps, excluding fuel, increased 1.4%. Walmart and Target have both significantly ramped up their e-commerce businesses trying to match the services of Amazon.

  • 40 Pretty Easy Ways to Spend Less Money
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    40 Pretty Easy Ways to Spend Less Money

    Here are a bunch of money-saving tips that aren't very painful at all.

  • Should You Buy Grocery Stocks, WMT, COST, TGT, After Kroger's Strong Quarter?
    Zacks3 days ago

    Should You Buy Grocery Stocks, WMT, COST, TGT, After Kroger's Strong Quarter?

    Shares of Kroger (KR) surged over 10% on Thursday to inch near their 52-week high after the company posted better-than-expected quarterly results. Investors were also likely pleased to see that the grocery chain's e-commerce initiatives started to pay off. The question is should investors think about buying grocery stocks as Amazon-based (AMZN) fears seem to have been overblown.

  • Public company execs to know: Costco merchandising exec Claudine Adamo
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Public company execs to know: Costco merchandising exec Claudine Adamo

    Jeff Bezos and Howard Schultz are household names who need no introduction. In this series, we introduce you to the people behind those ideas, the top public company executives you may not have ever met, but whose work is shaping our region. Claudine Adamo wanted to work at Costco Wholesale when she graduated from Western Washington University in 1992.

  • InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Kroger Stock Is Still a Solid Bargain After Its Latest Earnings Beat

    Kroger (NYSE:KR) is great again. KR reported net earnings of $2.04 billion, $2.37-per-share, and revenues of $37.5 billion for the quarter ending in May, blowing past a “whisper number” of 65 cents per share, helped by a $1.8 billion profit on the sale of its convenience stores. Kroger gained over $2 billion of market cap overnight, to $23.1 billion, but the shares are still cheaper than the bargain bin at Dollar General (NYSE:DG).

  • 16 Secrets to Shopping at Costco
    Kiplinger4 days ago

    16 Secrets to Shopping at Costco

    A Costco membership opens doors, quite literally, to a vast selection of bulk-size groceries and household goods selling at discounted prices. But buying potato chips and toilet paper by the case is just the start. The warehouse club also stocks everything from tires and furniture to electronics and jewelry. With so many items to choose from, Trae Bodge, a consumer expert who specializes in smart shopping strategies, says it's critical to shop Costco with a list to avoid overspending. List or no list, shoppers seem to like the savings and selection. Costco has 50 million paid members around the world, with an 87% renewal rate worldwide (90% in the U.S. and Canada). The chain ranks first in customer satisfaction among department and discount stores, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index, edging out rivals Sam's Club and BJ's Wholesale. Thinking of taking the Costco plunge? Here's what you should know before investing $60 in an annual membership. SEE ALSO: Kirkland Products You Should Always Buy at Costco

  • Investopedia4 days ago

    Citi Attractive Ahead of Stress Test: Deutsche Bank

    Shares of Citigroup Inc. ( C) were upgraded by Deutsche Bank, which anticipates events like the Federal Reserve’s upcoming stress test and an improving business environment will be among its main drivers. Deutsche Bank analysts Matt O’Connor upgraded Citi to buy from hold, saying he expects shares to rebound from their recent low levels. The bank’s stock is down 9.4% year to date.  Citi stock is off 17% from its 52-week high in January, which underperformed Bank of America Corp. ( BAC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. ( JPM) by 9%, O’Connor said.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Daily briefing: Brexit vote showdown, GE booted from Dow

    A sharp sell-off in Chinese shares on Tuesday started a ripple through global markets that extended into Asia trade on Wednesday. It will be replaced by pharmacy chain Walgreens Boots Alliance. Nikki Haley, US ambassador to the UN, had long threatened to leave the rights body, citing a “chronic anti-Israel bias” and inclusion of several countries with a record of human rights violations.

  • Millennials, Your Avocados are in Good Hands Thanks to This Startup
    Zacks5 days ago

    Millennials, Your Avocados are in Good Hands Thanks to This Startup

    It's no surprise that amongst millennials, avocados and anything to do with them has become a trend.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    Start-up that uses polymer science to make avocados last longer just scored a deal with Costco

    Start-up Apeel, funded in part by Andreessen Horowitz and Bill Gates, just scored a deal with Costco. The start-up makes a coating that's used to preserve produce, such as avocados. As a PhD candidate in materials science at UC Santa Barbara, James Rogers used to think a lot about food waste.

  • 24 Ways to Get the Most From Your Costco Membership
    Motley Fool5 days ago

    24 Ways to Get the Most From Your Costco Membership

    There are lots of way -- some hidden and some obvious -- to make the most of joining the warehouse club.

  • How Wall Street Views Kroger
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Wall Street Views Kroger

    In this final part of the series, we’ll look at Wall Street’s recommendations and current valuations of Kroger (KR). Kroger is covered by 26 Wall Street analysts, who have jointly rated the stock a 2.2 on a scale of 1.0 (strong buy) to 5.0 (sell). 

  • Why You Should Buy Costco Wholesale Corporation on a Pullback
    InvestorPlace5 days ago

    Why You Should Buy Costco Wholesale Corporation on a Pullback

    Think again, as the SPDR S&P Retail (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XRT) is hitting new annual highs, being led by long-time stalwarts like Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) and Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Up “only” 11.4% so far in 2018, COST stock doesn’t seem like it’s too rich to buy from that perspective. My case is pretty simple though: COST stock is a buy, but on a pullback.

  • ~72% of Analysts Suggest a ‘Buy’ for Costco Stock
    Market Realist5 days ago

    ~72% of Analysts Suggest a ‘Buy’ for Costco Stock

    Most of the analysts providing recommendations on Costco (COST) stock have maintained a “buy” rating. Several analysts raised their target prices on Costco following the company’s fiscal third-quarter earnings and strong monthly sales for May. UBS raised its target price to $225.00 per share on Costco stock from $215.00.

  • How Has Kroger Stock Fared in 2018 Year-to-Date?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Has Kroger Stock Fared in 2018 Year-to-Date?

    After falling ~20.0% in 2017, Kroger’s (KR) stock price has fallen 4.6% so far this year. The company is trading more than 20.0% below its 52-week high price. However, Kroger isn’t the only consumer staples stock that’s stuck in the red.

  • Fortune6 days ago

    Millennials, Rejoice! Costco Is Selling New Avocados That Stay Ripe Twice as Long

    Apeel Sciences is the startup behind the technology.