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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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18 Aug 2017
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Costco Wholesale Corporation responds to Tiffany ruling
Monday, 14 Aug 2017 05:22pm EDT 

Aug 14 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::Costco Wholesale Corporation responds to Tiffany ruling.Costco Wholesale Corp - ‍intends to appeal the ruling in the case brought by Tiffany & Co​.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale reports July sales results
Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 09:00pm EDT 

Aug 2 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::Costco Wholesale Corporation reports july sales results.Costco Wholesale Corp - net sales of $9.41 billion for month of july , an increase of 8.8 percent from $8.65 billion during similar period last year.July total company comparable sales up 6.2 pct.July total company comparable sales excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange up 5.3 pct.July Canada comparable sales up 7.2 pct.July Canada comparable sales excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange up 4 percent.  Full Article

Masterpass speeds checkout for Costco shoppers in Canada
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017 08:00am EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - Mastercard Inc ::Masterpass speeds checkout for Costco shoppers in Canada.Mastercard Inc - ‍masterpass will be live in coming weeks at Costco.CA for Canadian shoppers​.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corporation reports June sales results
Wednesday, 5 Jul 2017 09:00pm EDT 

July 6 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::June 2017 comparable U.S. Sales up 6.5 % .June total company comparable sales up 6.0 %.Costco wholesale corporation reports June sales results.For forty-four weeks ended July 2, 2017, company reported net sales of $104.28 billion.June 2017 total company comparable sales excluding items up 6.5 percent.June Canada comparable sales up 3.2 percent.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp Q3 earnings per share $1.59
Thursday, 25 May 2017 04:15pm EDT 

May 25 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Costco wholesale corp qtrly comp sales excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange up 5 %.Costco wholesale corporation reports third quarter and year-to-date operating results for fiscal year 2017.Q3 earnings per share $1.59.Q3 earnings per share view $1.31 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Costco wholesale corp - qtrly comparable sales up 5 %.Costco wholesale corp - net sales for quarter increased eight percent, to $28.22 billion from $26.15 billion last year.Q3 revenue view $28.54 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Costco wholesale corp - qtrly net income was positively impacted by an $82 million ($0.19 per diluted share) tax benefit.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp announces debt offering
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 06:53pm EDT 

May 9 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Costco Wholesale Corporation announces debt offering.Announced pricing of its offering of $3.8 billion aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured.Costco Wholesale Corp - Intends to use net proceeds and existing cash to pay previously announced special cash dividend of approximately $3.1 billion.Costco Wholesale - Also intends to use net proceeds and existing cash to repay at or prior to maturity all of its 1.125% senior notes due Dec 15, 2017.  Full Article

Patent lawsuit filed by lexos media against Channeladvisor's customer Costco Wholesale Corp has been dismissed
Monday, 8 May 2017 08:30am EDT 

May 8 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Patent lawsuit filed by Lexos Media against Channeladvisor's customer Costco Wholesale Corporation has been dismissed.Dismissal by Lexos was not tied to any payment or settlement agreement.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale April net sales of $9.42 billion
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 09:08pm EDT 

May 3 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :U.S. Comparable sales were up 4% .Costco wholesale corporation reports April sales results.April total company comparable sales up 3 %.For thirty-five weeks ended April 30 net sales of $82.24 billion, up six percent from $77.94 billion during similar period last year.Net sales of $9.42 billion for month of April.U.S. Comparable sales for April excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange 3 percent.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale says special cash dividend of $7 per share
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 04:45pm EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Costco Wholesale Corporation reports special cash dividend of $7.00 per share and increase in quarterly cash dividend.Costco Wholesale Corp - aggregate payment will be approximately $3.1 billion.Costco Wholesale Corp - special dividend will be funded primarily through additional borrowings..Costco Wholesale Corp - sets regular quarterly cash dividend of 50 cents per share, that represents a quarterly increase of 5 cents per share.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corporation reports March sales results
Wednesday, 5 Apr 2017 09:00pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp : Costco wholesale corporation reports march sales results . March sales rose 9 percent to $11.64 billion . March U.S. Comparable sales up 7 pct . March total company comparable sales 6 percent . Excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange comparable sales for U.S. in March was 6 percent .Costco Wholesale Corp -excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange comparable sales in March for total company was 5 pct.  Full Article