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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

177.56USD
24 Feb 2017
Change (% chg)

$1.71 (+0.97%)
Prev Close
$175.85
Open
$175.22
Day's High
$177.71
Day's Low
$175.18
Volume
655,408
Avg. Vol
819,200
52-wk High
$177.71
52-wk Low
$138.60

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.32 August 25 Feb 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

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

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 9 30,094.80 31,273.00 29,083.20 32,055.70
Quarter Ending Feb-17 20 29,823.90 30,419.00 29,179.30 31,392.50
Year Ending Aug-17 24 126,952.00 129,756.00 123,922.00 132,593.00
Year Ending Aug-18 25 133,899.00 137,860.00 128,472.00 142,191.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 11 1.32 1.39 1.25 1.35
Quarter Ending Feb-17 28 1.36 1.41 1.30 1.45
Year Ending Aug-17 22 5.91 6.08 5.74 6.19
Year Ending Aug-18 31 6.55 7.03 6.25 6.78
LT Growth Rate (%) 8 10.38 14.00 8.00 8.52

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 30,094.80 30,084.50 30,176.20 30,204.70 32,055.70
Quarter Ending Feb-17 29,823.90 29,819.90 29,742.00 29,756.30 31,392.50
Year Ending Aug-17 126,952.00 126,952.00 126,672.00 126,571.00 132,593.00
Year Ending Aug-18 133,899.00 133,872.00 133,856.00 133,862.00 142,191.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 1.32 1.32 1.32 1.33 1.35
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1.36 1.36 1.35 1.35 1.45
Year Ending Aug-17 5.91 5.91 5.90 5.90 6.19
Year Ending Aug-18 6.55 6.55 6.55 6.56 6.78

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Nov-17 1 0 3 0
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1 0 9 1
Year Ending Aug-17 0 0 9 0
Year Ending Aug-18 1 0 7 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Nov-17 0 0 1 1
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1 0 5 1
Year Ending Aug-17 2 0 4 1
Year Ending Aug-18 2 0 7 0

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