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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M66,518Revenue $M117,269Net Margin (%)2.0Altman Z-Score6.1
Enterprise Value $M66,872EPS $5.2Operating Margin %3.1Piotroski F-Score6
P/E(ttm)29.0Beneish M-Score-2.5Pre-tax Margin (%)3.0Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book6.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.9Quick Ratio0.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales0.65-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.1Current Ratio1.0Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow51.8y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.8ROA % (ttm)6.9Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %1.1PEG2.8ROE % (ttm)21.7Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %31.0Shares Outstanding M439ROIC % (ttm)23.8Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with COST

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
COSTKen Fisher 2016-03-31 Add$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 151.51-0%Add 2.65%3,915
COSTChris Davis 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.21%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 151.51-4%Reduce -11.42%2,663,678
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.02%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 151.51-4%Reduce -3.22%740,722
COSTRon Baron 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 151.51-4%Reduce -3.44%15,152
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 151.51-4%Reduce -8.45%47,445
COSTKen Fisher 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.25)
$ 151.51-4%Reduce -25.49%3,814
COSTChris Davis 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.2%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Reduce -12.04%3,006,971
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-09-30 Add0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Add 5.89%765,336
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Reduce -47.10%51,825
COSTJohn Rogers 2015-09-30 Add0.02%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Add 279.47%14,063
COSTRon Baron 2015-09-30 Reduce$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Reduce -0.24%15,692
COSTKen Fisher 2015-09-30 Add$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 151.516%Add 14.44%5,119
COSTChris Davis 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.02%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Reduce -1.33%3,418,654
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Reduce -2.46%722,733
COSTKen Fisher 2015-06-30 Add$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Add 44.80%4,473
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-06-30 Reduce$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Reduce -6.17%97,975
COSTJohn Rogers 2015-06-30 Add$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Add 5.89%3,706
COSTRon Baron 2015-06-30 Reduce$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 151.515%Reduce -0.23%15,729
COSTChris Davis 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.49%$139.14 - $155.92
($146.73)
$ 151.513%Reduce -23.39%3,464,872
COSTJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Sold Out -0.033%$139.14 - $155.92
($146.73)
$ 151.513%Sold Out0
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

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COST: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
McKay John DExecutive Vice President 2016-03-31Sell4,455$159-4.77view
Rose Timothy L.Executive VP 2016-03-24Sell1,777$151.250.11view
LAZARUS FRANZ EExecutive VP 2016-03-18Sell20,000$153.44-1.32view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2016-03-17Sell15,000$154.45-1.97view
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VP 2016-03-14Sell4,075$152.96-1.01view
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VP 2015-12-10Sell19,095$162.64-6.9view
STANTON JOHN WDirector 2015-11-10Buy10,000$155.4-2.57view
PETTERSON DAVID SPrincipal Accounting Officer 2015-10-30Sell3,800$158.62-4.55view
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFO 2015-10-29Sell1,500$158.29-4.35view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2015-10-29Sell12,000$156.81-3.44view

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