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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

185.75USD
21 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

$-2.37 (-1.26%)
Prev Close
$188.12
Open
$188.53
Day's High
$189.12
Day's Low
$185.74
Volume
731,425
Avg. Vol
979,236
52-wk High
$199.75
52-wk Low
$150.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.59 August 22 Feb 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 10 10 9 9
(2) OUTPERFORM 8 9 10 9
(3) HOLD 10 10 10 11
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.00 2.00 2.03 2.07

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-18 6 33,986.20 34,475.60 32,881.00 32,295.60
Quarter Ending Feb-18 18 32,705.00 33,577.00 32,000.00 31,957.40
Year Ending Aug-18 22 138,857.00 141,243.00 136,868.00 133,872.00
Year Ending Aug-19 23 148,370.00 153,283.00 145,376.00 143,235.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-18 10 1.59 1.80 1.36 1.26
Quarter Ending Feb-18 26 1.46 1.63 1.37 1.52
Year Ending Aug-18 16 6.78 7.26 6.49 6.55
Year Ending Aug-19 29 7.54 8.51 6.56 7.20
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 10.86 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 Nov-17 31,456.60 31,809.00 352.43 1.12
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-17 1.34 1.36 0.02 1.40
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

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-18 33,986.20 33,986.20 34,006.30 33,921.60 32,295.60
Quarter Ending Feb-18 32,705.00 32,679.00 32,603.30 32,428.70 31,957.40
Year Ending Aug-18 138,857.00 138,857.00 138,656.00 138,376.00 133,872.00
Year Ending Aug-19 148,370.00 148,370.00 148,079.00 147,700.00 143,235.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Nov-18 1.59 1.59 1.60 1.51 1.26
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1.46 1.46 1.44 1.40 1.52
Year Ending Aug-18 6.78 6.78 6.63 6.48 6.55
Year Ending Aug-19 7.54 7.54 7.40 7.13 7.20

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Nov-18 0 0 2 1
Quarter Ending Feb-18 0 0 7 1
Year Ending Aug-18 0 0 7 0
Year Ending Aug-19 0 0 7 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Nov-18 0 0 4 2
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1 1 10 1
Year Ending Aug-18 1 0 6 1
Year Ending Aug-19 0 0 11 1