COST: Costco Wholesale Corporation - Summary | Jitta

Costco Wholesale Corporation

NASDAQ:COST

Price
$424.34
Loss Chance
38.1%
7.51JITTA SCORE
122.39%Over Jitta Line
Jitta Ranking
748 / 4,594
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HISTORICAL JITTA SCORE
Jitta Factors
Growth Opportunity (73)
Recent Business Performance (83)
Financial Strength (87)
Return to Shareholders (82)
Competitive Advantage (80)
Jitta Signs
Revenue and EarningConsistent
Recent Business PerformanceEarning Growth Last Quarter (YoY)
Operating MarginExpansion
Debt LevelLow Long Term Debt
Return on EquityConsistently High
Dividend PayoutIncreasing Every Year
Interest Coverage RatioVery Good
SG&A to SalesDecreasing
Cash Conversion CycleLess than 30 days
Key Stats
Jitta Score
Jitta Line
7.51
122.39%
4.38
179.60%
Hypermarkets and Super Centers
6.37
70.42%
5.96
180.66%
7.41
106.20%
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the operation of membership warehouses in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Korea, Australia, Spain, France, Iceland, China, and Taiwan. 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, and deli products, as well as produce; and apparel and small appliances. It also operates pharmacies, optical dispensing centers, food courts, and hearing-aid centers, as well as 615 gas stations; and offers business delivery, travel, same-day grocery, and various other services online in various countries. As of October 07, 2020, the company operated 796 warehouses, including 552 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 102 in Canada, 39 in Mexico, 29 in the United Kingdom, 27 in Japan, 16 in South Korea, 13 in Taiwan, 12 in Australia, 3 in Spain, 1 in Iceland, 1 in France, and 1 in China. It also operates e-commerce websites in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, and Australia. 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.