B
Costco Wholesale Corporation COST
$503.29 $4.991.00%
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B
Buy 12/22/2022Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B- from B on 12/22/2022 due to a decline in the total return index, volatility index and solvency index. The quick ratio declined from 0.43 to 0.42, and debt to equity increased from 0.33 to 0.34.
B
Buy 8/31/2022Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B from B- on 8/31/2022 due to an increase in the total return index, valuation index and dividend index.
B
Buy 8/10/2022Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B- from B on 8/10/2022 due to a significant decline in the total return index, volatility index and efficiency index.
B
Buy 4/28/2022Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 4/28/2022 due to a noticeable decline in the total return index, valuation index and volatility index.
B
Buy 3/15/2022Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 3/15/2022 due to a substantial increase in the total return index, valuation index and growth index. Total revenue increased 3.06% from $50.36B to $51.9B, and EBIT increased 0.06% from $1.81B to $1.81B.
B
Buy 2/28/2022Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 2/28/2022 due to a substantial decline in the total return index.
B
Buy 2/11/2022Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 2/11/2022 due to a noticeable increase in the total return index, volatility index and valuation index.
B
Buy 1/11/2022Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 1/11/2022 due to a large decline in the total return index.
B
Buy 12/27/2021Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 12/27/2021 due to a large increase in the total return index, solvency index and volatility index. Debt to equity declined from 0.44 to 0.4.
B
Buy 12/10/2021Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 12/10/2021 due to a large decline in the total return index, valuation index and dividend index.
B
Buy 11/3/2021Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 11/3/2021 due to a major increase in the total return index, growth index and solvency index. EBIT increased 67.77% from $1.66B to $2.79B, total revenue increased 38.43% from $45.28B to $62.68B, and earnings per share increased from $2.75 to $3.76.
B
Buy 12/18/2020Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 12/18/2020 due to a large decline in the growth index, solvency index and efficiency index. Operating cash flow declined 37.6% from $4.24B to $2.65B, EBIT declined 27.92% from $2.28B to $1.64B, and total revenue declined 19.06% from $53.38B to $43.21B.
B
Buy 11/16/2020Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 11/16/2020 due to a noticeable increase in the total return index and volatility index.
B
Buy 10/30/2020Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 10/30/2020 due to a decline in the total return index, valuation index and volatility index.
B
Buy 10/14/2020Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 10/14/2020 due to an increase in the total return index, efficiency index and volatility index. Net income increased 65.75% from $838M to $1.39B, and total capital increased 0.26% from $29.71B to $29.79B.
B
Buy 12/23/2019Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 12/23/2019 due to a noticeable decline in the total return index and valuation index.
B
Buy 10/11/2019Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 10/11/2019 due to a major increase in the growth index and solvency index. Total revenue increased 36.72% from $34.74B to $47.5B, EBIT increased 30.39% from $1.12B to $1.46B, and earnings per share increased from $2.05 to $2.472.
B
Buy 10/29/2018Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 10/29/2018 due to a decline in the growth index. Operating cash flow declined 26.18% from $2.11B to $1.55B.
B
Buy 10/15/2018Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 10/15/2018 due to an increase in the total return index, valuation index and dividend index.
B
Buy 8/31/2018Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 8/31/2018 due to a decline in the valuation index and dividend index.
B
Buy 8/9/2018Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 8/9/2018 due to a substantial increase in the total return index, volatility index and solvency index. The quick ratio increased from 0.41 to 0.45, and debt to equity declined from 0.55 to 0.53.
B
Buy 10/24/2017Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B from B- on 10/24/2017 due to an increase in the growth index, volatility index and total return index. EBIT increased 49.79% from $968M to $1.45B, total revenue increased 46.57% from $28.86B to $42.3B, and earnings per share increased from $1.59 to $2.0913.
B
Buy 9/28/2017Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B- from B on 9/28/2017 due to a large decline in the volatility index, total return index and valuation index.
B
Buy 8/1/2017Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 8/1/2017 due to a decline in the volatility index and total return index.
B
Buy 6/28/2017Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 6/28/2017 due to a noticeable increase in the growth index, volatility index and total return index. Operating cash flow increased 225.76% from $493M to $1.61B, earnings per share increased from $1.17 to $1.59, and EBIT increased 14.69% from $844M to $968M.
B
Buy 12/16/2016Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B from B- on 12/16/2016 due to a substantial increase in the growth index and efficiency index. Operating cash flow increased 1,752.66% from -$169M to $2.79B.
B
Buy 11/18/2016Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B- from B on 11/18/2016 due to a substantial decline in the growth index, total return index and volatility index. Operating cash flow declined 109.09% from $1.86B to -$169M.
B
Buy 9/30/2016Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 9/30/2016 due to a significant decline in the total return index and volatility index.
B
Buy 9/2/2016Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 9/2/2016 due to a major increase in the total return index.
B
Buy 7/7/2016Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 7/7/2016 due to a decline in the volatility index and valuation index.
B
Buy 6/22/2016Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 6/22/2016 due to an increase in the total return index, efficiency index and dividend index. Total capital increased 4.03% from $16.21B to $16.86B.
B
Buy 3/11/2016Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 3/11/2016 due to a significant decline in the total return index and volatility index.
B
Buy 12/18/2015Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B+ from A on 12/18/2015 due to a substantial decline in the growth index, solvency index and valuation index. Earnings per share declined from $1.7312 to $1.09, EBIT declined 33.65% from $1.16B to $767M, and total revenue declined 23.92% from $35.78B to $27.22B.
A
Buy 11/4/2015Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to A from A- on 11/4/2015 due to a large increase in the volatility index, total return index and efficiency index.
A
Buy 10/16/2015Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to A- from B+ on 10/16/2015 due to an increase in the volatility index, growth index and total return index. Earnings per share increased from $1.17 to $1.7312, EBIT increased 40.8% from $821M to $1.16B, and total revenue increased 37.08% from $26.1B to $35.78B.
B
Buy 9/8/2015Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 9/8/2015 due to an increase in the volatility index, valuation index and dividend index.
B
Buy 8/24/2015Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 8/24/2015 due to a decline in the volatility index, valuation index and total return index.
B
Buy 6/25/2015Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B+ from A- on 6/25/2015 due to a noticeable decline in the volatility index and total return index.
A
Buy 6/10/2015Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to A- from B+ on 6/10/2015 due to an increase in the valuation index, solvency index and dividend index.
B
Buy 5/27/2015Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B+ from A- on 5/27/2015 due to a noticeable decline in the total return index.
A
Buy 4/30/2015Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to A- from A on 4/30/2015 due to a noticeable decline in the volatility index and total return index.
A
Buy 3/13/2015Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to A from A- on 3/13/2015 due to a noticeable increase in the total return index, growth index and valuation index. Earnings per share increased from $1.12 to $1.35, EBIT increased 13.9% from $770M to $877M, and total revenue increased 2.19% from $26.87B to $27.45B.
A
Buy 12/8/2014Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to A- from B+ on 12/8/2014 due to a significant increase in the volatility index, total return index and solvency index. The quick ratio increased from 0.57 to 0.59, and debt to equity declined from 0.42 to 0.41.
B
Buy 6/30/2014Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 6/30/2014 due to an increase in the volatility index and valuation index.
B
Buy 6/12/2014Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 6/12/2014 due to a decline in the solvency index, valuation index and volatility index.
B
Buy 5/23/2014Upgraded
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was upgraded to B+ from B on 5/23/2014 due to an increase in the volatility index.
B
Buy 5/5/2014Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B from B+ on 5/5/2014 due to a noticeable decline in the volatility index and valuation index.
B
Buy 3/17/2014Downgrade
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) was downgraded to B+ from A- on 3/17/2014 due to a large decline in the volatility index, valuation index and efficiency index.
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