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  • STOCK
  • COST
  • PRICE AS OF: Feb 21, 03:46 PM EST
  • $176.84 +$0.98 +0.6%
  • INDUSTRY
  • Discount, variety stores

COST
Stock Dividend Data

DIVIDEND YIELD ?

1.02%
Services Average 1.94%

ANUALIZED PAYOUT ?

$1.80
Paid Quarterly

PAYOUT RATIO ?

30.6%
EPS $5.89

DIVIDEND GROWTH ?

13 yrs
Since 2004

COST
Daily Snapshot

PRICE

$176.84

QUOTE TIME

Feb 21, 03:46 PM

TODAY'S VOLUME

1,358,134

OPEN PRICE

$176.55

DAY'S RANGE

$176.00 - $177.00

PREVIOUS CLOSE

$175.86

52 WEEK LOW / HIGH

$138.57 - $177.00

PERCENT OFF 52 WEEK HIGH

-0.09%

COST
Upcoming Dividend Payouts

COST has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

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COST
Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for COST

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Metric COST Rank COST Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is slightly above Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is considerably lower than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends have a strong uptrend OR Dividend is considerably higher than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is above average against Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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COST
Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2016
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
13.2% 12.5% 13 years
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COST
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COST
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
2016
2015
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COST
Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4500 2017-01-27 2017-02-08 2017-02-10 2017-02-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2016-10-12 2016-11-02 2016-11-04 2016-11-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2016-07-25 2016-08-10 2016-08-12 2016-08-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2016-04-14 2016-04-27 2016-04-29 2016-05-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2016-01-29 2016-02-10 2016-02-12 2016-02-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2015-10-29 2015-11-10 2015-11-13 2015-11-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2015-07-27 2015-08-12 2015-08-14 2015-08-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2015-04-17 2015-04-29 2015-05-01 2015-05-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$5.0000 2015-01-30 2015-02-05 2015-02-09 2015-02-27 Yes Special N/A
$0.3550 2015-01-29 2015-02-11 2015-02-13 2015-02-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3550 2014-10-28 2014-11-12 2014-11-14 2014-11-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3550 2014-06-23 2014-07-09 2014-07-11 2014-07-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3550 2014-04-29 2014-05-14 2014-05-16 2014-05-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2014-01-30 2014-02-12 2014-02-14 2014-02-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2013-10-29 2013-11-13 2013-11-15 2013-11-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2013-07-22 2013-08-07 2013-08-09 2013-08-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2013-04-30 2013-05-15 2013-05-17 2013-05-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2013-01-24 2013-02-06 2013-02-08 2013-02-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$7.0000 2012-11-28 2012-12-06 2012-12-10 2012-12-18 Yes Special N/A
$0.2750 2012-10-30 2012-11-14 2012-11-16 2012-11-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2012-07-23 2012-08-08 2012-08-10 2012-08-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2012-05-09 2012-05-23 2012-05-25 2012-06-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2400 2012-01-26 2012-02-08 2012-02-10 2012-02-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2400 2011-10-25 2011-11-08 2011-11-11 2011-11-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2400 2011-07-18 2011-08-03 2011-08-05 2011-08-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2400 2011-04-26 2011-05-11 2011-05-13 2011-05-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2050 2011-01-27 2011-02-09 2011-02-11 2011-02-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2050 2010-10-07 2010-10-27 2010-10-29 2010-11-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2050 2010-07-19 2010-08-04 2010-08-06 2010-08-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2050 2010-04-22 2010-05-05 2010-05-07 2010-05-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2010-01-28 2010-02-10 2010-02-12 2010-02-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2009-10-08 2009-10-21 2009-10-23 2009-11-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2009-07-27 2009-08-12 2009-08-14 2009-08-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2009-04-28 2009-05-13 2009-05-15 2009-05-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2009-01-28 2009-02-11 2009-02-13 2009-02-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2008-10-30 2008-11-12 2008-11-14 2008-11-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2008-07-21 2008-08-06 2008-08-08 2008-08-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2008-04-29 2008-05-14 2008-05-16 2008-05-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2008-01-30 2008-02-13 2008-02-15 2008-02-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2007-11-14 2007-11-28 2007-11-30 2007-12-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2007-07-09 2007-07-25 2007-07-27 2007-08-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2007-04-10 2007-04-25 2007-04-27 2007-05-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2007-02-01 2007-02-12 2007-02-14 2007-02-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2006-11-03 2006-11-15 2006-11-17 2006-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2006-07-18 2006-07-28 2006-08-01 2006-08-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2006-04-25 2006-05-08 2006-05-10 2006-05-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2006-01-26 2006-02-07 2006-02-09 2006-02-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2005-11-07 2005-11-16 2005-11-18 2005-12-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2005-07-27 2005-08-03 2005-08-05 2005-08-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2005-04-22 2005-05-04 2005-05-06 2005-05-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2005-01-27 2005-02-04 2005-02-08 2005-02-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-10-26 2004-11-03 2004-11-05 2004-11-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-07-12 2004-07-21 2004-07-23 2004-08-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-04-28 2004-05-06 2004-05-10 2004-05-31 Yes Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1999-12-09 2000-01-14 1999-12-24 2000-01-13 NM Stock Split NM

COST
Investor Resources

Learn more about Costco on:

Company Website For more information, visit the company website.
Investor Relations Here you can find contact information on how to get in touch with the company.
Wiki Page Visit the company page on Wikipedia.
SEC Filings Get access to filings such as 8-K, 10-K, 13-D, Proxy Statements and more.

COST
Company Profile

Exchange: NASDAQ
Sector: Services

Costco (COST) is an international discount retailer. The company acts as a warehouse club and offers discounts to customers, and also offers products on its website. Costco has the largest warehouse club volume in the U.S., above both BJ's and Sams. The company was founded in 1983, and is based in Issaquah, Washington. Costco is affected by the general economic environment, as well as by a large amount of competition in the discount retail space. Costco relies heavily on its U.S. and Canada sales, as they comprise of almost 90% of Costco’s sales. Costco has been paying dividends since 2004, and has consecutively raised them every year. Costco pays its dividends quarterly.

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