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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.O)

COST.O on Nasdaq

164.27USD
18 Jan 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.46 (+0.28%)
Prev Close
$163.81
Open
$163.65
Day's High
$164.38
Day's Low
$162.59
Volume
1,834,536
Avg. Vol
2,352,801
52-wk High
$169.59
52-wk Low
$138.57

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.32 August 18 Jan 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 8 8 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 12 12 12 13
(3) HOLD 8 9 9 9
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.97 2.03 2.03 2.07

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 8 30,176.20 31,273.00 29,743.00 32,055.70
Quarter Ending Feb-17 19 29,744.30 30,419.00 29,179.30 31,538.30
Year Ending Aug-17 24 126,647.00 129,756.00 123,922.00 133,339.00
Year Ending Aug-18 24 133,822.00 137,860.00 128,472.00 143,770.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 10 1.32 1.39 1.26 1.35
Quarter Ending Feb-17 24 1.35 1.41 1.30 1.45
Year Ending Aug-17 16 5.90 6.08 5.74 6.23
Year Ending Aug-18 27 6.54 7.03 6.25 6.87
LT Growth Rate (%) 8 10.38 14.00 8.00 8.17

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Nov-16 28,295.40 28,099.00 196.35 0.69
Quarter Ending Aug-16 36,828.50 36,560.00 268.50 0.73
Quarter Ending May-16 27,065.30 26,769.00 296.30 1.09
Quarter Ending Feb-16 28,418.70 28,170.00 248.70 0.88
Quarter Ending Nov-15 27,574.50 27,220.00 354.47 1.29
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-16 1.19 1.17 0.02 1.75
Quarter Ending Aug-16 1.73 1.77 0.04 2.55
Quarter Ending May-16 1.22 1.24 0.02 1.74
Quarter Ending Feb-16 1.28 1.24 0.04 3.19
Quarter Ending Nov-15 1.17 1.09 0.08 6.69

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 30,176.20 30,176.20 30,204.70 30,648.30 32,055.70
Quarter Ending Feb-17 29,744.30 29,746.90 29,757.20 29,935.20 31,538.30
Year Ending Aug-17 126,647.00 126,647.00 126,578.00 127,029.00 133,339.00
Year Ending Aug-18 133,822.00 133,822.00 133,859.00 135,220.00 143,770.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 1.32 1.32 1.33 1.34 1.35
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.36 1.45
Year Ending Aug-17 5.90 5.90 5.90 5.93 6.23
Year Ending Aug-18 6.54 6.54 6.55 6.55 6.87

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Nov-17 0 0 0 5
Quarter Ending Feb-17 0 1 2 7
Year Ending Aug-17 0 0 3 7
Year Ending Aug-18 0 0 1 8
Earnings
Quarter Ending Nov-17 0 0 1 2
Quarter Ending Feb-17 0 0 1 3
Year Ending Aug-17 0 0 1 1
Year Ending Aug-18 0 1 1 8