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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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24 May 2019
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Costco Wholesale Says April Sales Rose 7.3 Percent To $11.6 Billion
Wednesday, 8 May 2019 

May 8 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS APRIL SALES RESULTS.APRIL SALES ROSE 7.3 PERCENT TO $11.6 BILLION.REPORTED NET SALES OF $11.60 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF APRIL.FOR THIRTY-FIVE WEEKS ENDED MAY 5, 2019, COMPANY REPORTED NET SALES OF $99.89 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 8.3 PERCENT.APRIL TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES GREW 5.4%.COSTCO WHOLESALE - APRIL COMP SALES EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM GASOLINE PRICES, FOREIGN EXCHANGE, AND ACCOUNTING CHANGE CONCERNING REVENUE RECOGNITION, GREW 5.2%.COSTCO WHOLESALE - APRIL RETAIL MONTH'S ONE LESS SHOPPING DAY NEGATIVELY IMPACTED TOTAL, COMPARABLE SALES BY ABOUT ONE AND ONE-HALF TO TWO PERCENT.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Announces Reauthorization Of Stock Repurchase Program & Quarterly Cash Dividend Increase
Friday, 26 Apr 2019 

April 26 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION ANNOUNCES REAUTHORIZATION OF STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM AND QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND INCREASE.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - ANNOUNCED THAT ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS REAUTHORIZED A COMMON STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM OF UP TO $4 BILLION.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - THE STOCK REPURCHASE PROGRAM WILL EXPIRE IN APRIL 2023 AND REPLACES CURRENT $4 BILLION PROGRAM.COSTCO WHOLESALE-DECLARED QTRLY CASH DIVIDEND INCLUDING A QUARTERLY INCREASE FROM 57 TO 65 CENTS PER SHARE, OR $2.60 PER SHARE ON AN ANNUALIZED BASIS.  Full Article

Tiffany Says Expects To Launch An E-Commerce Enabled Website In China In 2019
Friday, 22 Mar 2019 

March 22 (Reuters) - Tiffany & Co ::TIFFANY & CO - EXPECTS TO LAUNCH AN E-COMMERCE ENABLED WEBSITE IN CHINA IN 2019 - SEC FILING.TIFFANY & CO - ON FEB 7, COURT AWARDED TIFFANY PLAINTIFFS $5.9 MILLION FOR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT LAWSUIT AGAINST COSTCO.TIFFANY & CO - COSTCO HAS FILED AN APPEAL FROM THE JUDGMENT.TIFFANY & CO - COURT AWARDED TIFFANY PLAINTIFFS $5.9 MILLION IN RESPECT OF AFOREMENTIONED ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS, BRINGING JUDGMENT TO $26.9 MILLION.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp - October Total Company Comparable Sales Up 8.6%
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 

Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS OCTOBER SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - NET SALES OF $11.16 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF OCTOBER.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - NET SALES OF $11.16 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF OCTOBER, AN INCREASE OF 10.6 PERCENT.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - FOR NINE-WEEKS ENDED NOVEMBER 4, 2018, COMPANY REPORTED NET SALES OF $24.80 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 10.4 PERCENT.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - OCTOBER TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES UP 8.6%.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Sets Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.57 Per Share
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::SETS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.57PER SHARE.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp Q4 Sales Rose 5 Pct To $43.4 Bln
Thursday, 6 Sep 2018 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS AUGUST SALES RESULTS.Q4 SALES ROSE 5 PERCENT TO $43.4 BILLION.REPORTED NET SALES OF $11.0 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF AUGUST, FOUR WEEKS ENDED SEPTEMBER 2, 2018, UP 12.2 PERCENT.COSTCO WHOLESALE - Q4 TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES GREW 9.5%.TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES ROSE 9.2 PERCENT FOR 4 WEEKS RETAIL MONTH.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp Reports Q3 Earnings Per Share $1.70
Thursday, 31 May 2018 

May 31 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::ORATION REPORTS THIRD QUARTER AND YEAR-TO-DATE OPERATING RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2018.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.70.Q3 SALES $31.62 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $31.91 BILLION.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.69 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY COMPARABLE SALES UP 10.2 PERCENT.QTRLY COMPARABLE SALES UP 7 PERCENT, W/O GAS INFLATION & FX.  Full Article

Costco Q2 Earnings Per Share $1.59
Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018 

March 7 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::REPORTS SECOND QUARTER AND YEAR-TO-DATE OPERATING RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2018 AND FEBRUARY SALES RESULTS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.59.‍NET SALES FOR QUARTER INCREASED 10.8 PERCENT, TO $32.28 BILLION FROM $29.13 BILLION LAST YEAR​.QTRLY COMPARABLE SALES UP 8.4 PERCENT.QTRLY ‍​COMPARABLE SALES UP 5.4 PERCENT, W/O GAS INFLATION & FX.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Reports January Sales Results
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::ORATION REPORTS JANUARY SALES RESULTS.‍NET SALES OF $12.24 BILLION FOR MONTH OF JANUARY, FIVE WEEKS ENDED FEBRUARY 4, UP 8.4 PERCENT FROM $11.29 BILLION LAST YEAR​.‍JANUARY U.S. COMPARABLE SALES EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN GASOLINE PRICES AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE UP 3.6​ PERCENT.U.S COMPARABLE SALES UP 4.9 PERCENT FOR JANUARY ‍​.‍JANUARY TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN GASOLINE PRICES AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE UP 2.9%​.‍JANUARY TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES UP 6.0 %​.  Full Article

Costco Extends Offering With Moviepass And Fandor Into The New Year
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - Helios And Matheson Analytics Inc ::COSTCO EXTENDS ITS OFFERING WITH MOVIEPASS™ AND FANDOR INTO THE NEW YEAR.MOVIEPASS SAYS CO,FANDOR ARE EXTENDING THEIR MOVIE LOVERS PACKAGE DEAL WITH COSTCO TO OFFER ONE-YEAR SUBSCRIPTION PLAN UNTIL JAN 10, 2018​.  Full Article

Exclusive: Struggling discount grocer Save-A-Lot to seek buyer or investor - sources

Save-A-Lot Ltd, the U.S. discount grocer owned by private equity firm Onex Corp, is exploring a sale of all or part of itself, as it grapples with increased competition and a swelling debt load, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.