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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

188.86USD
3:59pm EST
Change (% chg)

$0.79 (+0.42%)
Prev Close
$188.07
Open
$188.21
Day's High
$188.89
Day's Low
$187.04
Volume
763,137
Avg. Vol
1,021,441
52-wk High
$191.22
52-wk Low
$150.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.01 August 11 Dec 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 9 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 10
(3) HOLD 11 11 11 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.07 2.07 2.07 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 Aug-17 18 41,480.80 42,517.00 39,028.10 --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 5 33,756.10 34,398.00 33,137.00 32,231.10
Year Ending Aug-17 23 128,176.00 129,242.00 125,753.00 --
Year Ending Aug-18 21 137,514.00 140,851.00 134,557.00 133,932.00
Year Ending Aug-19 20 146,734.00 153,060.00 142,643.00 143,984.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Aug-17 24 2.01 2.07 1.94 --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 8 1.47 1.53 1.35 1.24
Year Ending Aug-17 22 5.78 5.99 5.68 --
Year Ending Aug-18 27 6.45 6.68 6.24 6.53
Year Ending Aug-19 26 7.07 7.66 6.76 7.12
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 9.51 14.00 8.00 10.38

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 Aug-17 41,480.80 42,300.00 819.18 1.97
Quarter Ending May-17 28,534.40 28,860.00 325.62 1.14
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Aug-17 2.01 2.08 0.07 3.26
Quarter Ending May-17 1.31 1.40 0.09 6.71
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

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 Aug-17 41,480.80 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 33,756.10 33,459.30 32,834.40 32,406.20 32,231.10
Year Ending Aug-17 128,176.00 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Aug-18 137,514.00 137,326.00 137,017.00 136,509.00 133,932.00
Year Ending Aug-19 146,734.00 146,233.00 146,093.00 145,539.00 143,984.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Aug-17 2.01 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 1.47 1.47 1.44 1.43 1.24
Year Ending Aug-17 5.78 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Aug-18 6.45 6.44 6.42 6.43 6.53
Year Ending Aug-19 7.07 7.06 7.02 7.02 7.12

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Aug-17 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 2 0 5 0
Year Ending Aug-17 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Aug-18 4 1 10 1
Year Ending Aug-19 5 0 11 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Aug-17 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending Nov-18 2 0 6 0
Year Ending Aug-17 -- -- -- --
Year Ending Aug-18 6 0 13 2
Year Ending Aug-19 4 0 11 1