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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

NASDAQ: Services

Company Profile
Price and Volume
Recent Price 151.44
52 Week High 169.73
52 Week Low 117.03
Avg. Daily Vol. (Mil) 2.34
Beta (3 year) 0.79
Share Related Items
Mkt Cap (Mil) 66,487.47
Shares Out (Mil) 439.04
Float (Mil) 436.30
Dividend Information
Yield % 1.20
Annual Dividend 1.80
Payout Ratio 31.00
Financial Strength
Quick Ratio 0.40
Current Ratio 1.00
LT Debt/ Equity 0.44
Total Debt / Equity 0.45
Valuation Ratios
Price Earnings 29.00
Price/Sales 0.57
Price/Book 6.04
Price/Cash Flow 19.00
Per Share Data
Earnings 5.22
Sales 267.11
Book Value 25.05
Cash Flow 7.99
Business Summary
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.
General Information
999 Lake Drive
Issaquah, WA 98027
Industry : Retail
Sector: Services
Employees: 117000
CEO: Mr. W. Craig Jelinek
Short Interest
Current Month (Mil) 7.67
Previous Month (Mil) 6.17
Short Interest Ratio (Days) 3.60
Management Effectiveness
Return on Equity 21.30
Return on Assets 7.20
Return on Investments 14.70
Gross Margin 14.10
EBIT Margin 3.10
Profit Margin 2.00

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COST Costco Wholesale Corp

Chart of COST

Analysts Ratings for COST

Rating Current 1-Mo Ago 2-Mo Ago 3-Mo Ago
Strong Buy 9 9 11 12
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 6 6 6 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0

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