COST Nov 2019 272.500 put

OPR - OPR Delayed Price. Currency in USD
0.0600
0.0000 (0.00%)
As of 3:52PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close0.0600
Open0.0600
Bid0.0000
Ask0.0000
Strike272.50
Expire Date2019-11-22
Day's Range0.0600 - 0.0600
Contract RangeN/A
Volume24
Open InterestN/A
  • Market Exclusive

    Market Morning: Chinese Army in Hong Kong, Boeing Walks Back Comments, Kraft Heinz Cheese Problems

    China Edges Into Hong Kong to “Clean Up Streets” The Chinese have invaded Hong Kong. So far it’s just to clean up the streets, but their presence on the island is raising some eyebrows as to what Beijing’s real intentions are in bringing Chinese soldiers in to participate in the situation. The soldiers, part of […]The post Market Morning: Chinese Army in Hong Kong, Boeing Walks Back Comments, Kraft Heinz Cheese Problems appeared first on Market Exclusive.

  • Benzinga

    Trader: Costco Showing 'No Hesitation' Of Breakthrough

    The broader stock market looks to be a "little overbought" at current levels but it would be unwise to "fight this very strong uptrend," Gordon said. Taking a look at individual charts for signs of clear momentum, Costco fits the bill as there are signs of upside but a defensive position can also be made. Costco's chart is "showing no hesitation" breaking through the $310 level, he said.

  • Costco Gains More Than 50% YTD: Solid Comps Run a Key Driver
    Zacks

    Costco Gains More Than 50% YTD: Solid Comps Run a Key Driver

    Costco's (COST) October comps rise 5.7%. Further, e-commerce comparable sales increase 16.5%.

  • Warren Buffett Finds Wrong Elephant
    Bloomberg

    Warren Buffett Finds Wrong Elephant

    (Bloomberg Opinion) -- Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has $128 billion of cash. There is almost no purchase too large for the company — in fact, large is exactly what investors are waiting for. And yet, the only stock Berkshire bought last quarter was a dinky retailer, RH.Berkshire disclosed in a regulatory filing Thursday that it took a $212 million stake in RH, a California-based home-furnishings chain valued at $3.3 billion. Buffett could even buy the entire company and it’d still be a puny deal for him. But it was a big deal for RH, because the shares surged 9% in after-hours trading and held near that level early Friday morning.I admit I didn’t even recognize the retailer’s name at first. RH used to be called Restoration Hardware, a place that sells $6,000 linen sofas and elongated wooden dining tables with “forthright silhouettes.” The company shrank its name and supersized its stores, an effort to target a more upscale clientele. It’s even installed some on-site restaurants, a little nourishment to help one ponder a new addition to the ski house. That’s partly what makes RH such a funny investment for Buffett. Not only is the billionaire known for his down-to-earth lifestyle — he’s lived in the same fairly modest house for more than 60 years — but he’s also usually drawn to businesses that mirror the America he sees from his unassuming Omaha office: railroads, truck stops, Dairy Queens, the Nebraska Furniture Mart. Furthermore, Berkshire tends not to waste time on minority stakes in small, specialty chains; its only other retail holdings are Amazon.com Inc. and Costco Wholesale Corp., companies valued at $870 billion and $134 billion, respectively. RH was the only new position Berkshire took in the latest quarter, aside from buying common shares of Occidental Petroleum Corp., in which it already purchased $10 billion of preferred equity (part of a financing deal to assist the oil and gas explorer in its takeover of Anadarko Petroleum Corp.). All in all, it was another dull period for Berkshire, whose last splashy stock pick was Amazon earlier in the year. With U.S. equities still on the rise, Buffett, 89, and his investing deputies are struggling to find cheap candidates. Whoever made the call on RH — Todd Combs, Ted Weschler or the Oracle himself — he may have had prescient timing. At the end of May, RH’s price-to-earnings ratio hit a low, and the shares have doubled since then, taking a big leg up in September. That said, RH’s overnight gains drove the shares above analysts’ average target level, which is $181 apiece. “The business remains tough to predict and we believe expectations may now be somewhat elevated,” Bobby Griffin, an analyst for Raymond James & Associates who has the equivalent of a “hold” rating on RH, wrote in a Sept. 11 report, citing the China tariffs and a slowdown in high-end U.S. housing. Similarly, Gordon Haskett Research Advisors wrote to clients Sept. 10 that the firm finds other retailers such as Wayfair Inc., Williams-Sonoma Inc. and At Home Group Inc. more attractive. At the end of the day, though, no matter how RH performs, it won’t have much of an impact on Berkshire’s portfolio. Another quarter has passed without a major acquisition by Berkshire, its cash pile hitting a record yet again. RH may sell a $449 wool felt elephant, but it isn’t the kind of elephant Buffett is after. The wait continues.To contact the author of this story: Tara Lachapelle at tlachapelle@bloomberg.netTo contact the editor responsible for this story: Beth Williams at bewilliams@bloomberg.netThis column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the editorial board or Bloomberg LP and its owners.Tara Lachapelle is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist covering the business of entertainment and telecommunications, as well as broader deals. She previously wrote an M&A column for Bloomberg News.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.com/opinion©2019 Bloomberg L.P.

  • Financial Times

    Starbucks, Amazon and Costco rapped for weak human rights disclosure

    Many of the world’s biggest listed companies including Amazon, LVMH and Qualcomm are not transparent in how they identify and address human rights issues in their businesses and supply chains, according to the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark. The London-based not-for-profit found about half of 200 groups it analysed failed to show any evidence at all that they are identifying and addressing human rights issues with the tech sector of particular concern. Forty tech manufacturers, which were included in the CHRB ranking for the first time this year, scored particularly badly with an average score of 18 per cent compared to 24 per cent across the entire basket of companies.

  • Target Q3 Earnings Preview: Buy TGT Stock After Walmart's Growth?
    Zacks

    Target Q3 Earnings Preview: Buy TGT Stock After Walmart's Growth?

    Target jumped over 2% Thursday after rival Walmart impressed Wall Street once again with its comps and e-commerce growth. So is it time to buy TGT stock heading into earnings?

  • Walmart Stock Is In Buy Zone, But Is It A Good Buy Right Now?
    Investor's Business Daily

    Walmart Stock Is In Buy Zone, But Is It A Good Buy Right Now?

    Walmart is a retail titan taking the fight to Amazon. But earnings growth is tepid. The stock is hitting new highs, but is it a good buy?

  • Walmart Earnings Top As E-Commerce Sales Surge 41%; Dow Jones Giant Slashes Gain
    Investor's Business Daily

    Walmart Earnings Top As E-Commerce Sales Surge 41%; Dow Jones Giant Slashes Gain

    Walmart earnings topped Q3 views. Sales just missed, but e-commerce sales surged 41%. The Dow Jones giant raised EPS guidance. Walmart stock opened higher but reversed lower.

  • Walmart's stock is trading at a record high and one sentence reveals why
    Yahoo Finance

    Walmart's stock is trading at a record high and one sentence reveals why

    The world’s largest retailer’s third quarter results on Thursday showed that yet again, CEO Doug McMillon continues to pull almost all the right strings operationally.

  • Costco Shares Could Break Out This Month -- Here's What Needs to Happen
    TheStreet.com

    Costco Shares Could Break Out This Month -- Here's What Needs to Happen

    The rally at Costco, the Issaquah, Wash., retailing club, may still have gas in the tank. Here's how to trade it.

  • Millennials to Boost US Economy: 5 Top Picks
    Zacks

    Millennials to Boost US Economy: 5 Top Picks

    Increased paychecks enable U.S. millennials to spend more and boost the overall economy.

  • The Best Play in Retail Is in a Club of Its Own
    TheStreet.com

    The Best Play in Retail Is in a Club of Its Own

    Costco Wholesale has had a great ride in 2019, and its technical signs indicate its run may not be over.

  • Buy Walmart Stock Ahead of Q3 Earnings with WMT Near New Highs?
    Zacks

    Buy Walmart Stock Ahead of Q3 Earnings with WMT Near New Highs?

    Walmart stock is up over 13% in the last three months. Now, with the firm set to report its Q3 financial results before the opening bell Thursday, let's break down Walmart to see if investors should consider buying WMT shares...

  • Costco (COST) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know
    Zacks

    Costco (COST) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Costco (COST) closed at $300.84, marking a -0.59% move from the previous day.

  • Has Costco Wholesale (COST) Outpaced Other Retail-Wholesale Stocks This Year?
    Zacks

    Has Costco Wholesale (COST) Outpaced Other Retail-Wholesale Stocks This Year?

    Is (COST) Outperforming Other Retail-Wholesale Stocks This Year?

  • Walmart, Lululemon Lead Five Stocks Near Buy Points After Bullish Rebounds
    Investor's Business Daily

    Walmart, Lululemon Lead Five Stocks Near Buy Points After Bullish Rebounds

    Walmart is in buy range while top retail stocks Lululemon Athletica, Costco, RH and Burlington Stores are near buy zones as retailers get ready for a busy holiday season.

  • Who Is the Average Costco Customer?
    Investopedia

    Who Is the Average Costco Customer?

    Costco is no Walmart, and that's its choice. It thrives by focusing on its core customer, the upscale suburbanite with an eye for a bargain.

  • Dow Jones Futures: Don't Fight China Trade News; Disney Soars After These 5 Stocks Enter Buy Zones
    Investor's Business Daily

    Dow Jones Futures: Don't Fight China Trade News; Disney Soars After These 5 Stocks Enter Buy Zones

    Stock futures: Thursday's stock market swings shows why you don't fight China trade news. Disney leapt overnight on earnings and Disney+ hints, after Alibaba, Costco and Dexcom broke out.

  • Insight Enterprises (NSIT) Hits 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue?
    Zacks

    Insight Enterprises (NSIT) Hits 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue?

    Insight Enterprises (NSIT) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports October Sales Results

    ISSAQUAH, Wash., Nov. 06, 2019 -- Costco Wholesale Corporation (“Costco” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: COST) today reported net sales of $11.92 billion for the retail month of.

  • TGT or COST: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?
    Zacks

    TGT or COST: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

    TGT vs. COST: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

  • Costco (COST) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know
    Zacks

    Costco (COST) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know

    Costco (COST) closed at $299.18 in the latest trading session, marking a +0.8% move from the prior day.

  • How to Invest in a Declining Interest Rate Environment
    GuruFocus.com

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  • Why Is Costco (COST) Up 2.8% Since Last Earnings Report?
    Zacks

    Why Is Costco (COST) Up 2.8% Since Last Earnings Report?

    Costco (COST) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)
    Simply Wall St.

    This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)

    Some Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) shareholders may be a little concerned to see that the Consultant and...