Costco Wholesale Corp (COST)

477.23 +7.46  +1.59% NASDAQ Oct 21, 16:00 477.65 +0.42  +0.09% After-Hours: 07:56 USD

Costco Wholesale Profit Margin (Quarterly):

2.66% for Aug. 31, 2021
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Aug. 31, 2021 2.66%
May 31, 2021 2.69%
Feb. 28, 2021 2.12%
Nov. 30, 2020 2.70%
Aug. 31, 2020 2.60%
May 31, 2020 2.25%
Feb. 29, 2020 2.38%
Nov. 30, 2019 2.28%
Aug. 31, 2019 2.31%
May 31, 2019 2.61%
Feb. 28, 2019 2.51%
Nov. 30, 2018 2.19%
Aug. 31, 2018 2.35%
May 31, 2018 2.32%
Feb. 28, 2018 2.12%
Nov. 30, 2017 2.01%
Aug. 31, 2017 2.17%
May 31, 2017 2.43%
Feb. 28, 2017 1.73%
Nov. 30, 2016 1.94%
Aug. 31, 2016 2.13%
May 31, 2016 2.04%
Feb. 29, 2016 1.94%
Nov. 30, 2015 1.76%
Aug. 31, 2015 2.14%
   
May 31, 2015 1.98%
Feb. 28, 2015 2.18%
Nov. 30, 2014 1.85%
Aug. 31, 2014 1.96%
May 31, 2014 1.83%
Feb. 28, 2014 1.76%
Nov. 30, 2013 1.70%
Aug. 31, 2013 1.90%
May 31, 2013 1.91%
Feb. 28, 2013 2.20%
Nov. 30, 2012 1.75%
Aug. 31, 2012 1.89%
May 31, 2012 1.73%
Feb. 29, 2012 1.72%
Nov. 30, 2011 1.48%
Aug. 31, 2011 1.70%
May 31, 2011 1.57%
Feb. 28, 2011 1.67%
Nov. 30, 2010 1.62%
Aug. 31, 2010 1.79%
May 31, 2010 1.72%
Feb. 28, 2010 1.60%
Nov. 30, 2009 1.54%
Aug. 31, 2009 1.67%
May 31, 2009 1.33%

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Profit Margin Definition

Profit Margin is calculated using Net Income/Revenue. This metric measures the overall efficiency of a company in being able to turn revenue into profit. An analyst looking at profit margin might look for a higher profit margin relative to other comparable companies as well as a profit margin that is growing.

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Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Target Corp 7.22%
BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings Inc 2.66%
Walmart Inc 3.03%

Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 1.73% Feb 2017
Maximum 2.70% Nov 2020
Average 2.32%

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