NASDAQ:COST - Costco Wholesale Price Target & Analyst Ratings

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$234.76 +0.84 (+0.36 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$234.76
Today's Range$234.01 - $235.84
52-Week Range$154.11 - $245.16
Volume3.51 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$102.58 billion
P/E Ratio40.34
Dividend Yield0.97%

Analyst Ratings

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
26 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Costco Wholesale in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $226.6667, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 3.45%. The high price target for COST is $265.00 and the low price target for COST is $155.00. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.692.732.812.74
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
18 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
19 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
21 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
20 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $226.6667$211.8636$200.1777$191.00
Price Target Upside: 3.45% downside7.33% downside3.54% downside1.94% upside

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST)

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/17/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$227.00 ➝ $255.00LowView Rating Details
9/17/2018BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$240.00LowView Rating Details
9/14/2018Wells Fargo & CoDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$235.00MediumView Rating Details
9/10/2018Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$225.00 ➝ $252.00LowView Rating Details
9/10/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetOutperform ➝ Buy$223.00 ➝ $260.00LowView Rating Details
9/7/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$220.00 ➝ $245.00MediumView Rating Details
9/6/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $265.00MediumView Rating Details
9/5/2018Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$230.00 ➝ $250.00LowView Rating Details
9/4/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$230.00 ➝ $250.00LowView Rating Details
8/21/2018OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$210.00 ➝ $250.00LowView Rating Details
8/21/2018ArgusSet Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$220.00 ➝ $255.00LowView Rating Details
8/10/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$240.00MediumView Rating Details
7/25/2018Gordon HaskettDowngradeBuy ➝ AccumulateLowView Rating Details
7/23/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$222.00 ➝ $250.00LowView Rating Details
7/6/2018Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralMediumView Rating Details
6/7/2018Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive ➝ PositiveLowView Rating Details
5/29/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$213.00MediumView Rating Details
1/5/2018Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
12/15/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$175.00LowView Rating Details
12/15/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$210.00MediumView Rating Details
12/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldMediumView Rating Details
12/4/2017Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageBuyLowView Rating Details
11/22/2017GuggenheimReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/9/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$192.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Deutsche BankSet Price TargetHold$172.00 ➝ $155.00N/AView Rating Details
7/6/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingHoldMediumView Rating Details
6/16/2017Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ Neutral$197.00 ➝ $176.00LowView Rating Details
3/3/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016NomuraSet Price TargetBuy$185.00N/AView Rating Details
11/9/2016Edward JonesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2016 forward)
This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by Staff

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