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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Costco Wholesale Corp Q4 earnings per share $2.08
Thursday, 5 Oct 2017 04:15pm EDT 

Oct 5 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Costco Wholesale Corporation reports fourth quarter and fiscal year 2017 operating results and September sales results.Q4 earnings per share $2.08.Q4 earnings per share view $2.02 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Net sales for 17-week Q4 were $41.36 billion, an increase of 15.8 percent from $35.73 billion in 16-week Q4 of fiscal 2016​.Q4 revenue view $41.55 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Qtrly comparable sales excluding negative impacts from gasoline price deflation and foreign exchange up ‍5.7 %​.Qtrly total company comparable sales up ‍6.1​ percent.  Full Article

Costco net sales of $9.8 bln for August
Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 09:00pm EDT 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp :Costco wholesale corporation reports august sales results.August total company comparable sales up 7.3%.Net sales of $9.8 billion for month of August.August comparable U.S. Sales up 7.4%.August total company comparable sales excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange up 5.9 %.U.S. August comparable sales excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange up 6.1%.  Full Article

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

Wall St Weekahead-Recent hurricanes take toll on quarterly earnings

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 20 After raging over the southern United States and Puerto Rico, remnants of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria are now dampening U.S. corporate profits.