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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

195.07USD
4:00pm EDT
Change (% chg)

$-1.44 (-0.73%)
Prev Close
$196.51
Open
$196.16
Day's High
$196.40
Day's Low
$193.58
Volume
629,475
Avg. Vol
958,062
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 1.47 August 19 Apr 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 11 10 10 10
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 10 9 9
(3) HOLD 8 10 10 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.90 2.00 2.00 2.00

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 Feb-18 18 32,739.20 33,577.00 32,000.00 --
Quarter Ending May-18 17 31,530.20 32,405.00 30,247.60 30,439.20
Year Ending Aug-18 22 139,291.00 141,050.00 137,883.00 134,257.00
Year Ending Aug-19 23 149,425.00 157,159.00 145,206.00 142,904.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 26 1.47 1.63 1.38 --
Quarter Ending May-18 24 1.67 1.77 1.58 1.52
Year Ending Aug-18 9 7.03 7.27 6.82 6.41
Year Ending Aug-19 27 7.68 7.99 7.35 7.13
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 11.74 14.00 8.00 10.09

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 Feb-18 32,739.20 32,995.00 255.79 0.78
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1.47 1.42 0.05 3.14
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

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 Feb-18 32,739.20 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 31,530.20 31,330.30 31,347.90 31,350.40 30,439.20
Year Ending Aug-18 139,291.00 139,078.00 139,030.00 138,857.00 134,257.00
Year Ending Aug-19 149,425.00 149,159.00 149,141.00 148,370.00 142,904.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1.47 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 1.67 1.66 1.66 1.66 1.52
Year Ending Aug-18 7.03 6.95 6.93 6.78 6.41
Year Ending Aug-19 7.68 7.66 7.66 7.54 7.13

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Feb-18 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 7 0 8 0
Year Ending Aug-18 7 0 8 0
Year Ending Aug-19 7 0 9 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Feb-18 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 7 1 6 2
Year Ending Aug-18 2 0 2 0
Year Ending Aug-19 6 1 5 2