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Costco Wholesale Corp (COST.OQ)

COST.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

198.14USD
23 May 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.83 (-0.42%)
Prev Close
$198.97
Open
$197.80
Day's High
$198.69
Day's Low
$196.79
Volume
579,739
Avg. Vol
884,060
52-wk High
$201.76
52-wk Low
$150.00

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.47 August 26 May 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 12 11 10 10
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 10 10 9
(3) HOLD 8 8 10 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.87 1.90 2.00 2.00

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 18 32,739.20 33,577.00 32,000.00 --
Quarter Ending May-18 18 31,881.10 32,593.00 30,247.60 30,497.90
Year Ending Aug-18 23 139,805.00 143,421.00 138,216.00 134,662.00
Year Ending Aug-19 24 149,757.00 157,159.00 145,206.00 143,504.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 26 1.47 1.63 1.38 --
Quarter Ending May-18 26 1.68 1.77 1.58 1.49
Year Ending Aug-18 9 6.99 7.27 6.81 6.37
Year Ending Aug-19 29 7.72 8.19 7.35 7.05
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 11.74 14.00 8.00 10.04

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 32,739.20 32,995.00 255.79 0.78
Quarter Ending Nov-17 31,456.60 31,809.00 352.43 1.12
Quarter Ending Aug-17 41,480.80 42,300.00 819.18 1.97
Quarter Ending May-17 28,534.40 28,860.00 325.62 1.14
Quarter Ending Feb-17 29,863.30 29,766.00 97.31 0.33
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1.47 1.42 0.05 3.14
Quarter Ending Nov-17 1.34 1.36 0.02 1.40
Quarter Ending Aug-17 2.01 2.08 0.07 3.26
Quarter Ending May-17 1.31 1.40 0.09 6.71
Quarter Ending Feb-17 1.36 1.17 0.19 13.81

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 32,739.20 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 31,881.10 31,872.00 31,530.20 31,364.50 30,497.90
Year Ending Aug-18 139,805.00 139,787.00 139,432.00 139,236.00 134,662.00
Year Ending Aug-19 149,757.00 149,715.00 149,572.00 149,288.00 143,504.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Feb-18 1.47 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 1.68 1.68 1.68 1.65 1.49
Year Ending Aug-18 6.99 6.99 7.03 6.93 6.37
Year Ending Aug-19 7.72 7.72 7.70 7.66 7.05

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Feb-18 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 1 0 9 0
Year Ending Aug-18 1 0 7 2
Year Ending Aug-19 1 0 6 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Feb-18 -- -- -- --
Quarter Ending May-18 1 0 7 0
Year Ending Aug-18 0 0 0 3
Year Ending Aug-19 1 1 4 3