Costco Wholesale Corp (COST) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 04

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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 04, as the stock lost 2.51% to a closing price of $143.02. The stock saw 4.5 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 37,849 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.18 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Costco Wholesale Corp has a P/B ratio of 5.8. It also has a P/E ratio of 27.8. The stock has traded between $169.73 and $117.03 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $157.84, and its 200-day SMA $148.12.

Costco Wholesale Corp and its subsidiaries operates membership warehouses. The Company offers its members low prices on a limited selection of nationally branded and select private-label products in merchandise categories.

Headquartered in Issaquah, WA, Costco Wholesale Corp has 205,000 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO W. Craig Jelinek.

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