Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST)

Why Costco Is Teeing Off on Titleist

Golf is on everyone’s mind with the Masters Tournament at Augusta coming up in just a couple weeks, but especially for one major discount retailer. Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) ...
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How Costco Plans to Offset Falling Profit

When Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fiscal 2017 second-quarter results after markets closed on Thursday, the big-box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 on ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.36 in ...
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February Same-Store Sales Reports Look Grim

Retailers reporting February same-store sales Thursday are expected to show a rise of 1.8% compared with sales in February 2016. Industry research firm Retail Metrics noted that same-store sales growth ...
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Costco, Dillard’s Top Widely Regarded Customer Satisfaction List

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) has released its latest evaluation of major American retailers. Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) and Dillard's Inc. (NYSE: DDS) led in the two major ...
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Top 9 Retail Earnings Coming Out This Week

The first round of retail earnings has come and gone. Now we are seeing more major retailers getting ready to report. The broad markets have been on an absolute tear, with ...
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Massive Changes for Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Stocks in 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2016, and the number of changes in the equity portfolio were nothing short of massive. ...
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Why Costco Has Been Able to Avoid the Amazon Trap

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has tightened its grip on e-commerce over the past few years, and even now retailers are feeling the squeeze. The likes of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: ...
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January Same-Store Sales as Cold as the Weather

Retailers reporting January same-store sales Thursday are expected to show a rise of 2.3% compared with sales in January 2016. Industry research firm Retail Metrics noted that same-store sales growth ...
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Baird Loves These 5 Best Idea Consumer/Retail Momentum Stocks for 2017

With 2016 in the rear-view mirror, many investors are focused on ideas for 2017 and making the changes they feel will help lend a hand toward continued gains. One thing ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Barracuda Networks, Facebook, Adobe Systems, Autodesk, Square and More

As we suspected, it now appears that many top insiders at companies put off selling shares last year, and moved their sales into 2017, and there is a very good ...
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How Amazon’s New 5% Rewards Card Compares With Costco’s Rewards Card

Giving its customers yet another reason to pay the $99 annual fee for Prime membership, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) announced a new Amazon ...
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December Same-Store Sales Reflect Little Holiday Cheer

The big news in holiday retail sales Thursday morning is the drop in same-store sales for the November-December holiday shopping season at Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) and Kohl's Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Hedge Funds Dumped Allergan, Bought Procter & Gamble in Q3

Consumer staples represented the largest aggregate purchases among the top 50 hedge funds during the third quarter of 2016. The hedgies bought $12.2 billion worth of stock in consumer staples ...
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Top Analysts Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko Petroleum, Bristol-Myers, Comcast, Disney, Merck and More

Despite last week ending on a moderately lower note, the Trump rally rolled on for yet another week of gains for investors. With trading volume expected to dive as we ...
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