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Costco Wholesale Price-to-Tangible-Book

: 8.66 (As of Today)
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As of today (2019-10-23), Costco Wholesale's share price is $297.32. Costco Wholesale's Tangible Book per Share of Aug. 2019 for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2019 was $34.33. Hence, Costco Wholesale's Price to Tangible Book Ratio of today is 8.66.

NAS:COST' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97   Max: 13.03
Current: 8.66

0.97
13.03

During the past 13 years, Costco Wholesale's highest Price to Tangible Book Ratio was 13.03. The lowest was 0.97. And the median was 3.45.

NAS:COST's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
87% of the 323 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. NAS:COST: 8.66 )

A closely related ratio is called PB Ratio. As of today, Costco Wholesale's share price is $297.32. Costco Wholesale's Book Value per Sharefor the quarter that ended in Aug. 2019 was $34.33. Hence, Costco Wholesale's P/B Ratio of today is 8.66.


Costco Wholesale Price-to-Tangible-Book Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Costco Wholesale Annual Data
Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Aug17 Aug18 Aug19
Price-to-Tangible-Book Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 5.80 5.89 6.38 7.99 8.56

Costco Wholesale Quarterly Data
Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Nov16 Feb17 May17 Aug17 Nov17 Feb18 May18 Aug18 Nov18 Feb19 May19 Aug19
Price-to-Tangible-Book Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 7.99 7.70 6.92 7.29 8.59

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Costco Wholesale Price-to-Tangible-Book Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Costco Wholesale's Price-to-Tangible-Book falls into.



Costco Wholesale Price-to-Tangible-Book Calculation

Costco Wholesale's price-to-tangible-book ratio for today is calculated as:

Price to Tangible Book=Share Price/Tangible Book per Share (Q: Aug. 2019 )
=297.32/34.331
=8.66

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

A closely related ratio is called PB Ratio. The difference between Price-to-Tangible-Book Ratio and PB Ratio is that book value other than intangibles are used in the calculation.


Be Aware

Some businesses have very light assets, such as software companies or insurance agencies. The Price-to-Book Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the Price-to-Book Ratio cannot be applied to them.


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