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Market Cap $M68,373Revenue (TTM) $M108,928Net Margin (%)1.9Altman Z-Score6.0
Enterprise Value $M67,727EPS (TTM) $4.8Operating Margin %3.1Piotroski F-Score6
P/E(ttm)32.5Beneish M-Score-2.4Pre-tax Margin (%)3.0Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book5.910-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.9Quick Ratio0.5Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales0.65-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.1Current Ratio1.0Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow142y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-8.2ROA % (ttm)6.3Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.1PEG2.9ROE % (ttm)19.1Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %31.0Shares Outstanding M438ROIC % (ttm)20.5Gross 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)
$ 157.044%Reduce -12.57%2,328,833
COSTRuane Cunniff 2016-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 157.044%Reduce -6.42%693,177
COSTRon Baron 2016-03-31 Reduce$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 157.044%Reduce -1.12%14,983
COSTJohn Rogers 2016-03-31 Add$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 157.044%Add 5.48%14,834
COSTMario Gabelli 2016-03-31 Reduce$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 157.044%Reduce -0.47%47,220
COSTKen Fisher 2016-03-31 Add$143.28 - $161.5
($151.67)
$ 157.044%Add 2.65%3,915
COSTChris Davis 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.21%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 157.04-1%Reduce -11.42%2,663,678
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-12-31 Reduce-0.02%$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 157.04-1%Reduce -3.22%740,722
COSTKen Fisher 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.25)
$ 157.04-1%Reduce -25.49%3,814
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 157.04-1%Reduce -8.45%47,445
COSTRon Baron 2015-12-31 Reduce$145.86 - $168.87
($158.37)
$ 157.04-1%Reduce -3.44%15,152
COSTChris Davis 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.2%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Reduce -12.04%3,006,971
COSTMario Gabelli 2015-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Reduce -47.10%51,825
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-09-30 Add0.03%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Add 5.89%765,336
COSTJohn Rogers 2015-09-30 Add0.02%$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Add 279.47%14,063
COSTRon Baron 2015-09-30 Reduce$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Reduce -0.24%15,692
COSTKen Fisher 2015-09-30 Add$132.71 - $146.89
($142.69)
$ 157.0410%Add 14.44%5,119
COSTChris Davis 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.02%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 157.049%Reduce -1.33%3,418,654
COSTRuane Cunniff 2015-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 157.049%Reduce -2.46%722,733
COSTKen Fisher 2015-06-30 Add$135.06 - $152.5
($143.89)
$ 157.049%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$159-1.84view
Rose Timothy L.Executive VP 2016-03-24Sell1,777$151.253.19view
LAZARUS FRANZ EExecutive VP 2016-03-18Sell20,000$153.441.72view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2016-03-17Sell15,000$154.451.06view
ZOOK DENNIS RExecutive VP 2016-03-14Sell4,075$152.962.04view
MOULTON PAUL GExecutive VP 2015-12-10Sell19,095$162.64-4.03view
STANTON JOHN WDirector 2015-11-10Buy10,000$155.40.44view
PETTERSON DAVID SPrincipal Accounting Officer 2015-10-30Sell3,800$158.62-1.6view
GALANTI RICHARD AExecutive VP and CFO 2015-10-29Sell1,500$158.29-1.4view
Murphy James P.Executive VP 2015-10-29Sell12,000$156.81-0.47view

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