Costco Wholesale Price Target, Predictions & Analyst Ratings

-3.87 (-1.01 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume3.42 million shs
Average Volume2.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$168.38 billion
P/E Ratio35.80
Dividend Yield0.82%

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

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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 $402.21, predicting that the stock has a possible upside of 5.60%. The high price target for COST is $453.00 and the low price target for COST is $325.00. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
TypeToday30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
COST Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
COST Consensus Rating Score: 2.652.722.622.65
COST Analyst Ratings: 0 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
17 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
18 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
16 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
20 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
COST Consensus Price Target: $402.21$391.78$378.61$386.52
COST Price Target Upside: 5.60% upside10.42% upside11.85% upside8.44% upside

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Consensus Price Target History

Average Share Price and Price Target by Month

The chart below shows how a company's share price and consensus price target have changed over time. The dark blue line represents the company's actual price. The lighter blue line represents the stock's consensus price target. The even lighter blue range in the background of the two lines represents the low price target and the high price target for each stock.

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/2/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$400.00 ➝ $415.00Low
6/2/2021Citigroup Inc. 3% Minimum Coupon Principal Protected Based Upon RussellBoost Price TargetNeutral$380.00 ➝ $400.00Low
6/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$410.00 ➝ $415.00Low
6/1/2021DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$325.00 ➝ $350.00Low
5/28/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$425.00 ➝ $453.00High
5/28/2021Loop CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$415.00 ➝ $425.00High
5/28/2021Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$410.00 ➝ $415.00Low
5/28/2021Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$390.00 ➝ $410.00High
5/28/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$400.00 ➝ $450.00High
5/28/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$352.00 ➝ $363.00High
5/28/2021Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$415.00 ➝ $430.00High
5/28/2021Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$395.00 ➝ $415.00High
5/18/2021OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$400.00 ➝ $425.00Medium
4/8/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$377.00 ➝ $415.00Low
3/5/2021Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$435.00 ➝ $405.00Low
12/11/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$385.00 ➝ $430.00Low
12/2/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$422.00High
10/29/2020Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralMedium
10/6/2020CSFBBoost Price TargetNeutral$328.00 ➝ $370.00Medium
10/6/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$328.00 ➝ $370.00Medium
9/25/2020MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetNeutral$320.00 ➝ $325.00Medium
9/4/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$365.00 ➝ $405.00Medium
9/2/2020CowenBoost Price Target$370.00 ➝ $410.00Medium
7/24/2020Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/13/2020Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight$375.00Medium
6/29/2020GuggenheimReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/13/2020Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$310.00High
3/31/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformMedium
3/17/2020Gordon HaskettUpgradeAccumulate ➝ BuyHigh
3/6/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$335.00 ➝ $355.00Low
3/5/2020ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$330.00 ➝ $350.00Medium
3/2/2020Cleveland ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
10/15/2019Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
9/18/2019Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$220.00 ➝ $230.00Low
8/11/2019Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyLow
(Data available from 6/20/2018 forward. View 10+ years of historical ratings with our analyst ratings screener.)
This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by Staff
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