Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST)

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Key Analyst Sees 15% Upside in Costco

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) has become the ultimate destination for the American consumer looking to save money and buy products on a large scale. Despite the shares having a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Costco, Gap, ICE, Rackspace, Sprint, Verizon, Weatherford and More

Stocks were indicated sharply higher yet again on Friday on hopes of a deal with Greece, with more proof that the three-and-a-half-year trend in which investors are willing to buy ...
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Credit Suisse Adds 4 Stocks to Prestigious Top Picks List

With the second-quarter earnings parade only about a month away, many Wall Street firms that we cover are updating the list of stocks that are shown as top selections to ...
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5 Reasons American Express Shareholders Are Suffering

Over the past year, the shareholders of American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) have seen the share price decline a whopping 12%, compared with an 8% increase for the Dow Jones ...
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Why Investors May Be Cool to Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results after markets closed on Wednesday. The big-box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 on revenue ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.16 in earnings per share ...
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5 Key Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting their quarterly results in the last week of May. We have reviewed the consensus earnings ...
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Early Easter Hampered April Same-Store Sales

Retailers are announcing April U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected that overall sales would be flat year-over-year, and there is a chance that April same-store sales ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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American Express Desperation Loyalty Card

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) announced Monday morning that it is now offering a co-branded credit card with a new, U.S.-based “loyalty coalition” called Plenti. The new program, which is ...
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4 Dividends and Buybacks That Should Not Be Ignored

As corporate earnings season takes flight, many companies are announcing along with their earnings new plans to increase dividends or repurchase shares. 24/7 Wall St. has collected and compiled dividend ...
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Costco Dividend and Buyback Scorecard

Along with earnings season in January and April, there are hundreds of large companies which take the opportunity to yet again raise their dividends and/or announce big share buybacks. News ...
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Insider Selling Slows as Earnings Season Begins

As we head into the second quarter and a new earnings season, which begins in earnest next week, it is very possible that the insider selling that was so big ...
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Stein Mart’s March Same-Store Sales Surge

Retailers are announcing March U.S. same-store sales figures Thursday. Research firm Retail Metrics projected an overall gain of 1.1% year-over-year. In March of 2014, retail same-store sales rose 5%. If ...
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Should Investors Buy These 4 ‘Bad News’ Stocks for Big Gains?

Often when a company presents bad news, it is for a real reason, and it may indeed be a harbinger of worse things to come. Sometimes, though, bad news is ...
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