Costco Wholesale Corporation

(COST) Trade

By |

Profile

The leading warehouse club, Costco has 782 stores worldwide (at the end of fiscal 2019), with most of its sales derived in the United States (73%) and Canada (14%) and a sizable presence in Mexico, the United Kingdom, and Japan. It sells memberships which allow customers to shop in its warehouse stores, which feature low prices on a limited product assortment. Costco mainly caters to individual shoppers, but roughly 20% of paid members carry business memberships. Food and sundries accounted for 40% of fiscal 2019 sales, with ancillary businesses (such as fuel and pharmacy) 19%, hardlines 16%, fresh food 13%, and softlines 11%. Costco's warehouses average around 146,000 square feet; over 75% of its locations offer fuel. About 4% of Costco's global sales come from the e-commerce channel.

Contact Information

Website: www.costco.com
Email: investor@costco.com
Main Phone: +1 425 313-8100
Address: 999 Lake Drive
State: WA
City / Town: Issaquah
Country: USA
Postal Code: 98027

Issuer Information

Exchange: NGS
CEO: W. Craig Jelinek
Employees: 254000
NAICS: All Other General Merchandise Stores(452319)

Equities News

Profile

The leading warehouse club, Costco has 782 stores worldwide (at the end of fiscal 2019), with most of its sales derived in the United States (73%) and Canada (14%) and a sizable presence in Mexico, the United Kingdom, and Japan. It sells memberships which allow customers to shop in its warehouse stores, which feature low prices on a limited product assortment. Costco mainly caters to individual shoppers, but roughly 20% of paid members carry business memberships. Food and sundries accounted for 40% of fiscal 2019 sales, with ancillary businesses (such as fuel and pharmacy) 19%, hardlines 16%, fresh food 13%, and softlines 11%. Costco's warehouses average around 146,000 square feet; over 75% of its locations offer fuel. About 4% of Costco's global sales come from the e-commerce channel.

Contact Information

Website: www.costco.com
Email: investor@costco.com
Main Phone: +1 425 313-8100
Address: 999 Lake Drive
State: WA
City / Town: Issaquah
Country: USA
Postal Code: 98027

Issuer Information

Exchange: NGS
CEO: W. Craig Jelinek
Employees: 254000
NAICS: All Other General Merchandise Stores(452319)

Equities News

$ 294.95 $ 1.85 (0.63%)
Last Price 294.95 Change $ 1.85 Change % 0.63 Tick N/A
Bid N/A Bid Size 0.00 Ask N/A Ask Size 0.00
Open 294.98 High 295.99 Low 294.26 Prev Close 293.10
Last Trade Volume 1.5 mi 52 Wk Hi 307.34 52 Wk Low 189.51
Market Cap 129.7 bi Ex-Div Date Div Rate 2.60 Yield 0.8820
Shares 439,656,950.00 EPS (TTM) 8.26 PE Ratio 35.70 Exchange NGS
  Last 3 Mo Last 12 Mo
Number of Insider Trades 7 159
Number of Buys 0 46
Number of Sells 7 113
Net Activity -42893 -91291
Last 10 Buys Shares
John W. Stanton 1,000
Jeffrey S. Raikes 1,000
Last 10 Sell Shares
Timothy L. Rose 1,000
Daniel Hines 1,000
John W. Meisenbach 1,000
John W. Meisenbach 1,000
Russell D Miller 1,000
John W. Meisenbach 1,000
Timothy L. Rose 1,000
Paul G. Moulton 1,000
Timothy L. Rose 1,000
John W. Meisenbach 1,000
  Current 1 Week Ago 2 Weeks Ago 3 Weeks Ago
High Target Price Estimate 230 230 230 230
Low Target Price Estimate 186 186 186 186
Mean Target Price Estimate 211.47 207.76 207.76 212.35
Standard Deviation 10.35 11.23 11.23 11.27
Date of Most Recent Estimate 06/04/18 05/25/18 05/20/18 06/08/18
  Current 1 Month Ago 2 Months Ago 3 Months Ago
Strong Buy 15 13 12 13
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 3 3 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.4 1.44 1.56 1.53