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Market Cap $M62,347Revenue (TTM) $M117,269Net Margin (%)2.0Altman Z-Score6.1
Enterprise Value $M62,701EPS (TTM) $5.2Operating Margin %3.1Piotroski F-Score6
P/E(ttm)27.2Beneish M-Score-2.5Pre-tax Margin (%)3.0Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book5.710-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.9Quick Ratio0.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales0.55-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.1Current Ratio1.0Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow48.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.8ROA % (ttm)6.9Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %1.2PEG2.7ROE % (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
COSTChris Davis 2016-03-31 Reduce-0.23%$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Reduce -12.57%2,328,833
COSTRuane Cunniff 2016-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Reduce -6.42%693,177
COSTRon Baron 2016-03-31 Reduce$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Reduce -1.12%14,983
COSTJohn Rogers 2016-03-31 Add$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Add 5.48%14,834
COSTMario Gabelli 2016-03-31 Reduce$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Reduce -0.47%47,220
COSTKen Fisher 2016-03-31 Add$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 142.01-6%Add 2.65%3,915
COSTChris Davis 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.21%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 142.01-10%Reduce -11.42%2,663,678
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.02%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 142.01-10%Reduce -3.22%740,722
COSTKen Fisher 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.25)
$ 142.01-10%Reduce -25.49%3,814
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 142.01-10%Reduce -8.45%47,445
COSTRon Baron 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 142.01-10%Reduce -3.44%15,152
COSTChris Davis 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.2%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Reduce -12.04%3,006,971
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Reduce -47.10%51,825
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-09-30 Add0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Add 5.89%765,336
COSTJohn Rogers 2015-09-30 Add0.02%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Add 279.47%14,063
COSTRon Baron 2015-09-30 Reduce$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Reduce -0.24%15,692
COSTKen Fisher 2015-09-30 Add$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 142.01-0%Add 14.44%5,119
COSTChris Davis 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.02%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 142.01-1%Reduce -1.33%3,418,654
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 142.01-1%Reduce -2.46%722,733
COSTKen Fisher 2015-06-30 Add$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 142.01-1%Add 44.80%4,473
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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$159-9.65view
Rose Timothy L.Executive VP 2016-03-24Sell1,777$151.25-5.02view
LAZARUS FRANZ EExecutive VP 2016-03-18Sell20,000$153.44-6.38view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2016-03-17Sell15,000$154.45-6.99view
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VP 2016-03-14Sell4,075$152.96-6.09view
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VP 2015-12-10Sell19,095$162.64-11.68view
STANTON JOHN WDirector 2015-11-10Buy10,000$155.4-7.56view
PETTERSON DAVID SPrincipal Accounting Officer 2015-10-30Sell3,800$158.62-9.44view
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFO 2015-10-29Sell1,500$158.29-9.25view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2015-10-29Sell12,000$156.81-8.39view

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Quarterly/Annual Reports about COST:

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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Buffett: American Express Stock Buybacks a Smart Decision May 02 2016 
American Express Reports Better-Than-Expected Earnings Apr 22 2016 
Don’t Leave Home Without Some American Express Apr 16 2016 
Costco: A Strong Grocery Chain Apr 15 2016 
Kroger's Rodney McMullen: A Pioneer Among CEOs in Grocery Apr 13 2016 
Columbia Wanger Sells Fresh Market Amid Crowded Industry Mar 31 2016 
Buffett and Munger's Advice for Understanding Accounting Mar 17 2016 
Many Questions to Ask Before Buying AmEx Mar 10 2016 
Examining Kroger’s Valuation Feb 28 2016 
The Waiting Is the Hardest Part Feb 23 2016 

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Recall covering millions of frozen food packages May 20 2016
Cramer: Wal-Mart only in the first inning of a big turnaround May 19 2016
Walmart CEO Says Better-Paid Workers Help Sales; Cramer Agrees May 19 2016
Is Costco Bucking the Retail Trend? (COST) May 19 2016

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