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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.O)

COST.O on Nasdaq

177.52USD
28 Apr 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.07 (+0.04%)
Prev Close
$177.45
Open
$178.07
Day's High
$178.07
Day's Low
$176.93
Volume
2,364,453
Avg. Vol
2,186,861
52-wk High
$178.71
52-wk Low
$138.57

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.36 August 29 Apr 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 10 10
(2) OUTPERFORM 12 13 13 12
(3) HOLD 9 10 9 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.00 2.03 1.97 1.93

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 Feb-17 21 29,863.30 30,419.00 29,179.30 --
Quarter Ending May-17 17 28,478.60 28,867.00 27,987.80 30,029.30
Year Ending Aug-17 22 127,354.00 129,100.00 125,342.00 131,040.00
Year Ending Aug-18 22 134,473.00 137,457.00 130,340.00 140,970.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-17 28 1.36 1.41 1.30 --
Quarter Ending May-17 25 1.31 1.41 1.23 1.40
Year Ending Aug-17 24 5.64 5.86 5.47 6.07
Year Ending Aug-18 29 6.39 6.53 6.18 6.71
LT Growth Rate (%) 9 10.00 14.00 8.00 8.90

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 Feb-17 29,863.30 29,766.00 97.31 0.33
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1.36 1.17 0.19 13.81
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

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 Feb-17 29,863.30 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-17 28,478.60 28,465.70 28,466.30 28,355.30 30,029.30
Year Ending Aug-17 127,354.00 127,272.00 127,145.00 127,035.00 131,040.00
Year Ending Aug-18 134,473.00 134,284.00 134,311.00 134,012.00 140,970.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1.36 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-17 1.31 1.31 1.31 1.36 1.40
Year Ending Aug-17 5.64 5.65 5.64 5.90 6.07
Year Ending Aug-18 6.39 6.41 6.40 6.56 6.71

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Feb-17 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-17 1 1 4 2
Year Ending Aug-17 1 1 6 2
Year Ending Aug-18 0 3 3 5
Earnings
Quarter Ending Feb-17 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-17 0 4 1 4
Year Ending Aug-17 0 6 2 6
Year Ending Aug-18 0 6 3 8

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