Costco Wholesale Corporation  

(Public, NASDAQ:COST)   Watch this stock  
Find more results for COST
159.70
+2.11 (1.34%)
Dec 9 - Close
NASDAQ real-time data - Disclaimer
Currency in USD
Range 157.26 - 159.83
52 week 138.57 - 169.59
Open 157.28
Vol / Avg. 2.62M/2.51M
Mkt cap 72.46B
P/E 29.13
Div/yield 0.45/1.13
EPS 5.48
Shares 439.34M
Beta 0.85
Inst. own 73%
Feb 28, 2017
Q2 2017 Costco Wholesale Corp Earnings Release (Estimated) - 9:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Feb 1, 2017
January 2017 Costco Wholesale Corp Corporate Sales Release - 9:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Jan 27, 2017
Costco Wholesale Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting (Estimated) - 4:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Jan 4, 2017
December 2016 Costco Wholesale Corp Corporate Sales Release - 9:00PM EST - Add to calendar
Dec 7, 2016
Q1 2017 Costco Wholesale Corp Earnings Call - Webcast
Dec 7, 2016
Q1 2017 Costco Wholesale Corp Earnings Release
Nov 30, 2016
Costco Wholesale Corp November 2016 Sales Release
Nov 30, 2016
Costco Wholesale Corp November 2016 Pre-Recorded Sales Call
Nov 2, 2016
Costco Wholesale Corp October 2016 Sales Release
Nov 2, 2016
Costco Wholesale Corp October 2016 Pre-Recorded Sales Call
More events from DailyFinance »    

Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Nov '16) 2016
Net profit margin 1.98% 2.00%
Operating margin 3.02% 3.09%
EBITD margin - 4.15%
Return on average assets 6.92% 7.18%
Return on average equity 19.69% 20.71%
Employees 126,000 -
CDP Score - -

Address

999 Lake Dr
ISSAQUAH, WA 98027-8990
United States - Map
+1-425-3138100 (Phone)

Website links

External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money
Transcripts - SeekingAlpha
About Company - Wikipedia

Description

Costco Wholesale Corporation is engaged in the operation of membership warehouses in the United States and Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Australia, Spain, and through its subsidiaries in Taiwan and Korea. As of August 28, 2016, the Company operated 715 warehouses across the world. The Company's average warehouse space is approximately 144,000 square feet. The Company's warehouses on average operate on a seven-day, 70-hour week. The Company offers merchandise in various categories, which include foods (including dry foods, packaged foods and groceries); sundries (including snack foods, candy, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies); hardlines (including appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio); fresh foods (including meat, produce, deli and bakery); softlines (including apparel and small appliances), and other (including gas stations and pharmacy).

Officers and directors

Jeffrey H. Brotman Chairman of the Board, Co-Founder
Age: 73
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
W. Craig Jelinek President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Richard A. Galanti Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
Age: 59
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Paul G. Moulton Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Franz E. Lazarus Executive Vice President - Administration
Age: 68
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
John D. McKay Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer - Northern Division
Age: 57
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
James P. Murphy Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - International
Age: 62
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Joseph P. Portera Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer - Eastern and Canadian Divisions, Chief Diversity Officer
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Timothy L. Rose Executive Vice President - Ancillary Businesses, Manufacturing, and Business Centers
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Dennis R. Zook Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer - Southwest Division and Mexico
Age: 66
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance