|Bid||305.50 x 1300|
|Ask||311.00 x 1800|
|Day's range||305.92 - 308.20|
|52-week range||247.74 - 325.26|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.92|
|PE ratio (TTM)||36.38|
|Earnings date||28 May 2020|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.80 (0.91%)|
|Ex-dividend date||30 Apr 2020|
|1y target est||323.71|
Booming sales growth suggests the regional warehouse retailer might be winning market share from its larger peers.
ISSAQUAH, Wash., June 03, 2020 -- Costco Wholesale Corporation (“Costco” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: COST) today reported net sales of $12.55 billion for the retail month of.
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The warehouse club has done well during the pandemic, and it might be a good move for you to become part of the family.
Costco (NASDAQ: COST) recently announced fiscal second-quarter earnings results that included some minor letdowns for investors. Customer traffic posted a rare decline in the period despite surging demand in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic containment efforts. The warehouse retailer also noted a slightly lower core gross profit margin, as it maintained low prices on in-demand products like consumer electronics.
The warehouse retailer does a lot of things well, but online retail hasn't traditionally been one of them.
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Fiscal third-quarter revenue beat expectations, though COVID-19 impacts caused an April comparable-sales drop that marked the first year-over-year decrease in over a decade.
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ISSAQUAH, Wash., May 28, 2020 -- Costco Wholesale Corporation (“Costco” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: COST) today announced its operating results for the third quarter (12 weeks).
Dollar store sales are rocking during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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When it comes to the discussion of major retailers, Target (NYSE: TGT) sometimes becomes an afterthought. Particularly with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic, retail analysts have tended to focus on Target's principal competitors, Walmart, Costco, and Amazon. This probably helped Target stock over the past few months as a run on consumer staples helped to drive revenue increases.
Costco's (COST) third-quarter fiscal 2020 results are likely to reflect solid e-commerce sales, thanks to consumers' rising shift to online shopping amid the coronavirus-led lockdown.
If you want to learn about what it takes to succeed as a retailer, there's no better company to study than Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST). Costco is also beloved by bargain shoppers for its low prices. The profits Costco makes from selling membership plans allow it to sell its wares only slightly above cost.
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