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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

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Costco Wholesale Corp Reports December Sales Results
Wednesday, 9 Jan 2019 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS DECEMBER SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE - REPORTED NET SALES OF $15.42 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF DECEMBER, FIVE WEEKS ENDED JANUARY 6, 2019, AN INCREASE OF 7.8 PERCENT FROM $14.30 BILLION LAST YEAR..COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - DECEMBER TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES OF 6.1%.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - FOR 18 WEEKS ENDED JANUARY 6, 2019, REPORTED NET SALES OF $52.99 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 9.5 PERCENT.  Full Article

Costco - Reported Gross Margin Lower Year-Over-Year By 50 Basis Points, Coming In At 10.75 Pct
Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::CFO SAYS WEAKENING FOREIGN CURRENCIES RELATIVE TO THE U.S. DOLLAR NEGATIVELY IMPACTED SALES - CONF CALL.MEMBERSHIP ROSE 9.5 PERCENT OR $66 MILLION IN Q1 AT $758 MILLION COMPARED TO $692 MILLION LAST YEAR.WAGE INCREASE NEGATIVELY IMPACTED SG&A BY APPROXIMATELY 8 BASIS POINTS IN Q1 YEAR-OVER-YEAR.COSTCO - REPORTED GROSS MARGIN LOWER YEAR-OVER-YEAR BY 50 BASIS POINTS, COMING IN AT 10.75 PERCENT COMPARED TO 11.25 PERCENT A YEAR EARLIER.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp Q1 Earnings Per Share $1.73
Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::ORATION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 2019 OPERATING RESULTS.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.73.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $1.62 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY NET SALES $34.31 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 10.3 PERCENT.QTRLY TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES 8.8 PERCENT.QTRLY COMPARABLE SALES UP 7.5%, EXCLUDING GASOLINE PRICES/FOREX IMPACTS.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $34.80 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corporation Q1 E-Commerce Comparable Sales Up 32.3 Percent
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::ORATION REPORTS NOVEMBER SALES RESULTS.FOR TWELVE-WEEK Q1 ENDED NOVEMBER 25, 2018, COMPANY REPORTED NET SALES OF $34.31 BILLION.FOR THIRTEEN WEEKS ENDED DECEMBER 2, 2018, COMPANY REPORTED NET SALES OF $37.57 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 10.2 PERCENT.NET SALES OF $12.77 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF NOVEMBER, FOUR WEEKS ENDED DECEMBER 2, 2018, AN INCREASE OF 9.8 PERCENT.4-WEEKS TO NOV TOTAL COMPARABLE SALES UP 8.5 PERCENT.Q1 FY19 COMPARABLE SALES OF 7.5 PERCENT EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN GASOLINE PRICES, FOREX AND ACCOUNTING CHANGE.Q1 E-COMMERCE COMPARABLE SALES UP 32.3 PERCENT.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $34.56 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.Q1 COMP SALES, EXCLUDING ITEMS UP 7.5% & E-COMMERCE COMP SALES UP 26.2 PERCENT.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Says Total Company Comparable Sales Up 8.3 Pct For July
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 

Aug 8 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS JULY SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - REPORTED NET SALES OF $10.59 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF JULY.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP -TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES UP 8.3% FOR JULY.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP -U.S. COMPARABLE SALES UP 9.7% FOR JULY.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP - TOTAL CO COMP SALES EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN GASOLINE PRICES &FOREIGN EXCHANGE UP 6.4% FOR JULY.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Says Comparable Sales For June For Total Company Rose 9.7 Pct
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018 

July 11 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS JUNE SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE - REPORTED NET SALES OF $13.55 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF JUNE, FIVE WEEKS ENDED JULY 8, UP 11.7 PERCENT FROM $12.13 BILLION LAST YEAR.COSTCO WHOLESALE - COMPARABLE SALES FOR RETAIL MONTH OF JUNE FOR TOTAL COMPANY ROSE 9.7%.COSTCO WHOLESALE - TOTAL CO COMPARABLE SALES EXCLUDING IMPACTS FROM CHANGES IN GASOLINE PRICES & FOREIGN EXCHANGE FOR RETAIL MONTH OF JUNE ROSE 6.9%.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Says Total Company Comparable Sales Up 10.9 pct In April
Thursday, 10 May 2018 

May 9 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS APRIL SALES RESULTS.SAYS TOTAL COMPANY COMPARABLE SALES UP 10.9% IN APRIL.SAYS NET SALES OF $10.81 BILLION FOR RETAIL MONTH OF APRIL, FOUR WEEKS ENDED MAY 6, 2018, AN INCREASE OF 13.1 PERCENT.  Full Article

Costco Wholesale Corp Announces An Increase In Quarterly Cash Dividend
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 

April 24 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION ANNOUNCES AN INCREASE IN ITS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND.COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP- APPROVED A QUARTERLY INCREASE FROM 50 TO 57 CENTS PER SHARE, OR $2.28 ON AN ANNUALIZED BASIS PAYABLE MAY 25, 2018.  Full Article

Costco reports December sales results
Thursday, 4 Jan 2018 

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Costco Wholesale Corp ::COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION REPORTS DECEMBER SALES RESULTS.COSTCO WHOLESALE- ‍FOR FIRST 17 WEEKS OF FISCAL YEAR 2018 ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2017, COMPANY REPORTED NET SALES OF $46.06 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 11.9 PERCENT​.-‍ REPORTED NET SALES OF $14.94 BILLION FOR MONTH OF DECEMBER AN INCREASE OF 14.3 PERCENT FROM $13.07 BILLION DURING SIMILAR PERIOD LAST YEAR​.DECEMBER ‍U.S. COMPARABLE SALES UP 10.5%​.TOTAL COMPARABLE SALES ‍UP 11.5 PERCENT FOR DECEMBER ​.CANADA COMPARABLE SALES ‍UP 11.9 PERCENT FOR DECEMBER ​.  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

Pacific trade deal spurs Canadian farm sales to Japan as U.S. watches

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan 10 At the Canadian embassy in Tokyo last month, beef promoters flew in a chef from Canada to cook New York strip steaks for hungry Japanese importers and restaurant suppliers.