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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

153.85USD
7 Dec 2016
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$2.84 (+1.88%)
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About

Costco Wholesale Corporation is engaged in the operation of membership warehouses in the United States and Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Australia, Spain, and through its subsidiaries in Taiwan and Korea. As of August 28, 2016, the Company operated 715 warehouses across the world. The Company's average... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.85
Market Cap(Mil.): $66,010.48
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 437.13
Dividend: 0.45
Yield (%): 1.19

Financials

  COST.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 28.33 26.06 26.40
EPS (TTM): 5.33 -- --
ROI: 14.15 13.19 9.07
ROE: 20.71 17.46 12.87

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.

4:43pm EST

Ontario health ministry to probe alleged Costco pharmacy kickbacks

Costco Wholesale Corp said on Thursday that Ontario's health ministry would launch a probe into allegations it got illegal kickbacks from drugmakers, becoming the Canadian province's second regulator to scrutinize the matter.

Dec 01 2016

Automakers seek to cut inventories with Black Friday, holiday promotions

DETROIT Automakers in the United States are ramping up holiday sales promotions ahead of Black Friday, aiming to clear out bulging inventories of unsold cars and dispel investor doubts about consumer demand.

Nov 23 2016

UPDATE 1-Automakers seek to cut inventories with Black Friday, holiday promotions

DETROIT, Nov 23 Automakers in the United States are ramping up holiday sales promotions ahead of Black Friday, aiming to clear out bulging inventories of unsold cars and dispel investor doubts about consumer demand.

Nov 23 2016

Automakers seek to cut inventories with Black Friday, holiday promotions

DETROIT, Nov 23 Automakers in the United States are ramping up holiday sales promotions ahead of Black Friday, aiming to clear out bulging inventories of unsold cars and dispel investor doubts about consumer demand.

Nov 23 2016

Costco drug rebate probe in Ontario goes to discipline panel

Two executives of Costco Wholesale Corp may have sought kickbacks from drug makers in violation of Ontario law, an industry regulator in the Canadian province has found as it advances a probe into the retailer's pharmacy business.

Nov 22 2016

Costco drug rebate probe in Ontario goes to discipline panel

Nov 22 Two executives of Costco Wholesale Corp may have sought kickbacks from drug makers in violation of Ontario law, an industry regulator in the Canadian province has found as it advances a probe into the retailer's pharmacy business.

Nov 22 2016

BRIEF-Costco Wholesale exec VP Zook sells 10,000 shares of co's common stock on Nov 15

* Costco Wholesale executive VP Dennis Zook reports sale of 10,000 shares of co's common stock on Nov 15 at prices that ranged from $150.90 to $150.94 per share Source text: (http://bit.ly/2f4jP81) Further company coverage:

Nov 16 2016

BRIEF-Costco Wholesale Corp's total Sept comparable sales up 2 pct

* October sales rose 4 percent to $9.11 billion Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Nov 02 2016

AmEx reports lowest revenue in over 5 years

Oct 19 Credit card issuer American Express Co reported its lowest quarterly revenue in more than five years on Wednesday as it struggled to make up for the loss of its contract with Costco Wholesale Corp.

Oct 19 2016

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