Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

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Date Type Description
12/13/2019 14:00 PST Misc Costco Wholesale Corp First Quarter Earnings Conference Call in 2020
12/13/2019 Earnings Costco Wholesale Corp First Quarter Earnings in 2020 Release
10/03/2019 14:00 PDT Misc Costco Wholesale Corp Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call in 2019
10/03/2019 Earnings Costco Wholesale Corp Fourth Quarter Earnings in 2019 Release
08/29/2019 Dividends Amount: 0.65, Declared Date: Aug 13 2019, Pay Date: Sep 13 2019
05/30/2019 14:00 PDT Misc Costco Wholesale Corp Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call in 2019
05/30/2019 Earnings Costco Wholesale Corp Third Quarter Earnings in 2019 Release
05/09/2019 Dividends Amount: 0.65, Declared Date: Apr 26 2019, Pay Date: May 24 2019
03/07/2019 14:00 PST Misc Costco Wholesale Corp Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call in 2019
03/07/2019 Earnings Costco Wholesale Corp Second Quarter Earnings Results in 2019
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  • URL: http://www.costco.com
  • Investor Relations URL: http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=83830&p=irol-irhome
  • HQ State/Province: Washington
  • Sector: Consumer Defensive
  • Industry: Discount Stores
  • Equity Style: Large Cap/Growth
  • Next Earnings Release: Oct. 03, 2019
  • Last Earnings Release: May. 30, 2019
  • Next Ex-Dividend Date: N/A
  • Last Ex-Dividend Date: Aug. 29, 2019
  • Description: The leading warehouse club, Costco has 762 stores worldwide (at the end of fiscal 2018), with most of its sales derived in the United States (72%) and Canada (15%) and a sizable presence in Mexico, the United Kingdom, and Japan. It sells memberships which allow customers to shop in its warehouse stores, which feature low prices on a limited product assortment. Costco mainly caters to individual shoppers, but roughly 20% of paid members carry business memberships. Food and sundries accounted for 41% of fiscal 2018 sales, with ancillary businesses (such as fuel and pharmacy) 18%, hardlines 16%, fresh food 14%, and softlines 11%. Costco’s warehouses average around 145,000 square feet; nearly 75% of its locations offer fuel. About 4% of Costco’s global sales come from the e-commerce channel.

Top Fund Holders

Symbol Name Weighting
VDC Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF 4.90%
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR® ETF 4.80%
VDIGX Vanguard Dividend Growth Inv 2.63%
VDAIX Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index Inv 2.21%
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 2.21%
HRCAX Harbor Capital Appreciation Admin 2.12%
RMEBX American Funds American Mutual R2E 1.58%
QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust 1.49%
VIGRX Vanguard Growth Index Investor 0.93%
VUG Vanguard Growth ETF 0.93%
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 0.89%
RGEBX American Funds Growth Fund of Amer R2E 0.78%

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