Costco Wholesale Corporation with ticker code (COST) have now 24 analysts covering the stock with the consensus suggesting a rating of ‘Buy’. The target price ranges between 335 and 222 calculating the mean target price we have 288.88. Given that the stocks previous close was at 287.83 this would imply there is a potential upside of .4%. The day 50 moving average is 284.05 and the 200 day moving average is 260.44. The company has a market capitalisation of $125,938m. Company Website: http://www.costco.com
Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. It offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The company provides dry and packaged foods, and groceries; snack foods, candies, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio products; meat, bakery, deli, and produces; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates gas stations, pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers; and offers business delivery, travel, and various other services online in various countries. As of August 13, 2019, the company operated 778 warehouses, including 540 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 100 in Canada, 39 in Mexico, 29 in the United Kingdom, 26 in Japan, 16 in Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 11 in Australia, 2 in Spain, 1 in Iceland, and 1 in France. It also operates e-commerce sites in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Korea, and Taiwan. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. and changed its name to Costco Wholesale Corporation in August 1999. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.