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DATE TIME TYPE PERIOD REPORTED
EPS
ESTIMATED
EPS
SURPRISE
12/09/2022* -- Results Q1 2023 -- 3.13 --
12/09/2022* 14:00 EST Earnings Call Q1 2023 -- -- --
09/22/2022 17:00 EST Earnings Call Q4 2022 -- -- --
09/22/2022 -- Results Q4 2022 -- 4.17 --
05/26/2022 -- Results Q3 2022 3.17 3.02 4.87%
05/26/2022 17:00 EST Earnings Call Q3 2022 -- -- --
03/03/2022 -- Results Q2 2022 2.92 2.74 6.59%
03/03/2022 17:00 EST Earnings Call Q2 2022 -- -- --
*Estimated Date/Time

Earnings

Next Report Date 12/09/2022 (est.)
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Last Report Date 09/22/2022
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Return Since -0.21%
Last FQE 08/31/2022
Next FQE 11/30/2022

Profile

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The leading warehouse club, Costco has 815 stores worldwide (at the end of fiscal 2021), with most sales derived in the United States (72%) and Canada (14%). It sells memberships that allow customers to shop in its warehouses, 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 40% of fiscal 2021 sales, with non-food merchandise 29%, warehouse ancillary and other businesses (such as fuel and pharmacy) nearly 17%, and fresh food 14%. Costco’s warehouses average around 146,000 square feet; over 75% of its locations offer fuel. About 7% of Costco’s global sales come from e-commerce (excluding same-day grocery and various other services).
URL https://www.costco.com
Investor Relations URL https://investor.costco.com/
HQ State/Province Washington
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Discount Stores
Equity Style Large Cap/Growth
Next Earnings Release Dec. 09, 2022 (est.)
Last Earnings Release Sep. 22, 2022
Next Ex-Dividend Date N/A
Last Ex-Dividend Date Jul. 28, 2022

Dividends

Dividend Per Share (TTM) 3.38
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
No data available
 
6.00%
4.00%
2.00%
 
Yield to Market 0.4733
Yield to Sector 0.2421
Yield to Industry 0.5403
Last Dividend Amt. 0.90
Dividend Frequency Quarterly
Last Ex-Dividend Date Jul. 28, 2022
Yield (TTM) 0.70%
Forward Yield 0.74%
Payout Ratio 12.00%
Cash Payout Ratio 34.12%
Consistent Payer (5Y) Yes
Consistent Growth (5Y) Yes

Ownership

Insider Ownership Percentage Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Short Interest

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Percent of Shares Outstanding Short Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Total Returns Comparison

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Annual Total Returns Versus Peers

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Name
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
YTD
18.99%
0.28%
22.37%
10.59%
45.70%
32.62%
51.81%
-13.96%
1.38%
11.96%
21.83%
-4.38%
31.49%
18.40%
28.71%
-19.50%
9.72%
-0.05%
39.04%
-15.83%
4.13%
14.88%
30.06%
1.16%
-1.61%
2.67%
-5.85%
4.78%
100.2%
40.48%
32.92%
-31.19%
2.88%
4.36%
26.92%
17.55%
45.69%
35.88%
13.01%
4.84%
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2.62%
63.94%
79.64%
11.20%
As of October 04, 2022.

Profile

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The leading warehouse club, Costco has 815 stores worldwide (at the end of fiscal 2021), with most sales derived in the United States (72%) and Canada (14%). It sells memberships that allow customers to shop in its warehouses, 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 40% of fiscal 2021 sales, with non-food merchandise 29%, warehouse ancillary and other businesses (such as fuel and pharmacy) nearly 17%, and fresh food 14%. Costco’s warehouses average around 146,000 square feet; over 75% of its locations offer fuel. About 7% of Costco’s global sales come from e-commerce (excluding same-day grocery and various other services).
URL https://www.costco.com
Investor Relations URL https://investor.costco.com/
HQ State/Province Washington
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Discount Stores
Equity Style Large Cap/Growth
Next Earnings Release Dec. 09, 2022 (est.)
Last Earnings Release Sep. 22, 2022
Next Ex-Dividend Date N/A
Last Ex-Dividend Date Jul. 28, 2022

Ownership

Insider Ownership Percentage Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Short Interest

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Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

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