BJ's Wholesale Club's (BJ) growth strategies, better price management, decent membership trends and digitization are likely to keep supporting comparable sales trends.
Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST) is one of the biggest retailers in the U.S., and its stock has been a huge winner as well over its history. The company went public in 1985 and has gained more than 60,000% since then, meaning that $1,000 invested in Costco stock would now be worth more than $600,000. You don't have to try too hard to come up with some good reasons to buy Costco stock.
Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST) stock is almost never available at a price that investors would consider a steal. Costco can still surprise investors with good news, though, as it did in its late September fourth-quarter earnings report. Costco's headline results didn't change the broader story that investors have seen for the better part of a year.