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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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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: 0.96
Market Cap(Mil.): $75,941.22
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 438.94
Dividend: 0.50
Yield (%): 1.16

Financials

  COST.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 31.95 25.05 21.57
EPS (TTM): 5.41 -- --
ROI: 14.51 14.74 11.80
ROE: 20.34 19.08 13.84

BRIEF-Fruta Fruta starts to sell Acai products in stores of Costco Wholesale Taiwan

* Says it started to sell Acai products in stores of Costco Wholesale Taiwan from May 20

May 23 2017

BRIEF-Costco Wholesale Corp announces debt offering

* Announced pricing of its offering of $3.8 billion aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured

May 09 2017

Fitch Rates Costco's $3.8B Planned Issuance 'A+'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, May 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' rating to Costco Wholesale Corporation's (Costco) issuance of $1 billion four-year senior unsecured notes due 2021, $800 million 5-year senior unsecured notes due 2022, $1 billion 7-year notes due 2024, and $1 billion 10-year notes due 2027. Proceeds will be used to finance Costco's $7 per share (around $3.1 billion) special dividend. The notes, which are being issued under Cost

May 09 2017

BRIEF-Patent lawsuit filed by lexos media against Channeladvisor's customer Costco Wholesale Corp has been dismissed

* Patent lawsuit filed by Lexos Media against Channeladvisor's customer Costco Wholesale Corporation has been dismissed

May 08 2017

BRIEF-Costco Wholesale April net sales of $9.42 billion

* For thirty-five weeks ended April 30 net sales of $82.24 billion, up six percent from $77.94 billion during similar period last year

May 03 2017

Fitch: Costco's 'A+' IDR Unaffected by $3.1B Special Dividend

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, April 26 (Fitch) Costco Wholesale Corporation's (Costco; NYSE: COST) 'A+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) is unaffected by the $7 per share $3.1 billion debt-financed special dividend declared on April 25, 2017, according to Fitch Ratings. Fitch projects leverage will increase by roughly 0.5x as a result of the action. The Rating Outlook is Stable. Costco had $4.7 billion of cash, $1.2 billion of short-term investments and $5.1 bil

Apr 26 2017

AmEx profit beats as higher spending blunts partnership losses

American Express Co's first-quarter profit fell less than expected as its card members spent more and the company expressed more confidence over its full-year results, amid fierce competition in the industry.

Apr 19 2017

UPDATE 2-AmEx profit beats as higher spending blunts partnership losses

* Shares up 2.5 pct after hours (Adds CFO and analyst comments, details on results)

Apr 19 2017

Fitch Affirms Costco at 'A+'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, April 07 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Costco Wholesale Corporation's (Costco) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A+'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. Costco had $5.1 billion of debt outstanding at Feb. 12, 2017. Costco's ratings reflect its top three market position in North America food retailing with over 700 high-volume warehouses that generate nearly $119 billion in revenue, industry-leading comparable sales (comps), robus

Apr 07 2017

BRIEF-Costco Wholesale Corporation reports March sales results

* Excluding impacts from changes in gasoline prices and foreign exchange comparable sales for U.S. in March was 6 percent

Apr 05 2017

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