NASDAQ:COST - Costco Wholesale Price Target & Analyst Ratings

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$218.08 -10.66 (-4.66 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 10:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$228.74
Today's Range$218.08 - $224.82
52-Week Range$170.85 - $245.16
Volume914,015 shs
Average Volume2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$101.23 billion
P/E Ratio31.93
Dividend Yield0.99%

Analyst Ratings

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

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
25 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Costco Wholesale in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $238.70, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 9.46%. The high price target for COST is $265.00 and the low price target for COST is $175.00. There are currently 7 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: 2.722.722.732.79
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
18 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)
7 Hold Rating(s)
19 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
22 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $238.70$238.70$211.8636$193.8296
Price Target Upside: 9.46% upside7.61% upside7.33% downside0.84% downside

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
10/12/2018Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
10/11/2018ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$255.00LowView Rating Details
10/10/2018Loop CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$265.00LowView Rating Details
10/5/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$255.00 ➝ $253.00MediumView Rating Details
10/5/2018Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$226.00 ➝ $223.00HighView Rating Details
10/5/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$250.00 ➝ $257.00HighView Rating Details
10/5/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$260.00 ➝ $258.00HighView Rating Details
10/4/2018Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetBuy$255.00HighView Rating Details
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
9/7/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$220.00 ➝ $245.00MediumView 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
8/10/2018CowenReiterated RatingBuy$240.00MediumView Rating Details
7/25/2018Gordon HaskettDowngradeBuy ➝ AccumulateLowView Rating Details
6/7/2018Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive ➝ PositiveLowView 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
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
(Data available from 11/20/2016 forward)
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by Staff

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