Costco Wholesale Profile



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Equity ratings for Costco Wholesale Corporation are calculated based on Macroaxis scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting June 24, 2019 and ending today August 23, 2019. Click here to learn more.
USD 4.24  1.54%

Costco Wholesale Summary

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 999 Lake Drive and employs 143,000 people. Costco Wholesale is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Mega-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 121.21B. Costco Wholesale conducts business under Consumer Defensive sector and is part of Discount Stores industry. The entity has 439.79M outstanding shares of which 4.67M shares are currently shorted by private and institutional investors with about 3.2 trading days to cover. COSTCO WHOLESALE currently holds about 8.17B in cash with 2.11B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 18.57.
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Costco Wholesale Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 279.92HorizonTargetOdds Above 279.92
85.20%30 days 279.92 14.50%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Costco Wholesale to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 14.5% (This Costco Wholesale Corporation probability density function shows the probability of Costco Wholesale Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

Costco Wholesale Top Holders

Costco Wholesale Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares37.3 M9.9 B
Blackrock IncCommon Shares27.4 M7.2 B
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Costco Wholesale Corporation Income Statement Over Time

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Costco Wholesale Vital Trading Data

Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington. Costco Wholesale operates under Discount Stores classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 143000 people. more
Fama & French Retail
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NameCostco Wholesale Corporation
CEO and President and DirectorCraig JelinekView All
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Consumer Defensive, Discount Stores
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
LocationWashington U.S.A
Business Address999 Lake Drive
Foreign Associates
ExchangeBATS Exchange
CIK Number0000909832
SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryDiscount Stores
Phone425 313 8100
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
Next Fiscal Year EndSeptember 2, 2020
Most Recent QuarterMay 12, 2019
Last Fiscal Year EndSeptember 2, 2018
Date Short InterestJuly 31, 2019

Costco Wholesale Corporate Directors

Hamilton James Lead Independent Director
Maggie Wilderotter Director
Mary Wilderotter Independent Director
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