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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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9 Dec 2016
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Costco Wholesale June comparable sales up 3 percent, excluding items
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2016 09:00pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp : For forty-four weeks ended july 3, 2016, company reported net sales of $98.51 billion, an increase of two percent from $96.33 billion . June comparable sales up 3 percent, excluding items . June comparable sales 0 percent . Costco wholesale corporation reports june sales results .Net sales of $11.33 billion for month of june.  Full Article

Costco Teamsters in New York,New Jersey,Maryland join Western Conference Pension Plan
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016 03:16pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp :Teamsters working at costco in new york,new jersey,maryland ratified agreement to be covered by western conference of teamsters pension plan.  Full Article

Moody's says no ratings impact on American Express' card ABS following Costco account removal
Monday, 20 Jun 2016 01:16pm EDT 

Moody's Ratings Service : No ratings impact on American Express' Card ABS following Costco account removal .Believes removal did not have adverse effect on credit quality of trust's portfolio, and therefore on credit quality of securities.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale May sales rose 3 percent to $9.23 bln
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 09:00pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp : Costco wholesale corporation reports May sales results . May sales rose 3 percent to $9.23 billion . Reported net sales of $9.23 billion for month of May, an increase of three percent from $8.98 billion during similar period last year . For thirty-nine weeks ended May 29, co reported net sales of $87.18 billion, increase of 2 percent from $85.31 billion during similar period last year .Total Co's comparable sales for four-week and thirty-nine week periods ended may 29 were 0 percent.  Full Article

Costco Q3 earnings per share $1.24
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 09:00pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corporation : Qtrly total comparable sales were 0% . Qtrly comparable sales excluding the negative impacts from Gasoline price deflation and foreign exchange up 3% . Net sales for the quarter increased two percent to $26.15 billion from $25.52 billion last year . To-date operating results for fiscal year 2016 . Q3 earnings per share $1.24 . Q3 sales $26.15 billion versus I/B/E/S view $27.07 billion .Q3 earnings per share view $1.22 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp announces dividend
Thursday, 14 Apr 2016 06:14pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp:declared a quarterly cash dividend on costco common stock and approved a quarterly increase from $.40 to $.45 per share.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp - E. coli from Costco chicken salad traced to tainted celery - Reuters
Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 10:11pm EST 

Costco Wholesale Corp:A multi-state E. coli outbreak that has sickened at least 19 people who ate rotisserie chicken salad sold at Costco Wholesale Corp's stores has been traced to a celery-and-onion mix used in the salad, prompting its California maker to recall the product - RTRS.The recall notice, posted on Thursday on the website of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, said a sample of the diced vegetable blend examined by Montana state health authorities tested positive for the E. coli O157:H7 strain behind the recent outbreak - RTRS.The same strain, which can cause serious gastrointestinal illness, especially in young children and the elderly, is perhaps most often associated with the 1993 outbreak that killed four children who ate undercooked hamburgers at Jack in the Box fast-food restaurants- RTRS.At least five of the 19 people who have fallen ill this month have been hospitalized. Although no deaths have been reported, two individuals developed hemolytic uremic syndrome, or HUS, a type of kidney failure that can lead to permanent organ damage. - RTRS.Infections have been reported in Montana, Utah, Colorado, California, Missouri, Virginia and Washington state, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta - RTRS.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp announces quarterly cash dividend
Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 05:09pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp:Declared a quarterly cash dividend on Costco common stock of $.40 per share.Quarterly dividend is payable November 27, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 13, 2015.  Full Article

Costco extends partnership with Elavon
Monday, 21 Sep 2015 09:00am EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corp :Extends partnership with elavon; enhances payment processing offerings to business customers.Payment processing program for Costco members includes point-of-sale, Mobile and ecommerce solutions.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corporation announces quarterly cash dividend
Monday, 27 Jul 2015 05:25pm EDT 

Costco Wholesale Corporation:Declared a quarterly cash dividend on Costco common stock of $.40 per share.Payable Aug. 28 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug. 14.  Full Article

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Costco's profit beats estimates on higher store traffic

Warehouse club retailer Costco Wholesale Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by increased store traffic and higher sales of fresh foods.