Costco Wholesale Corporation (OQ:COST)

Sector:  Consumer Cyclicals Industry:  Discount Stores
See Regulatory Filings on SEC
Company Contact
Address: 999 Lake Dr
ISSAQUAH WA 98027-8990
Tel: 1-425-3138203
IR: See website
Key People
W. Craig Jelinek
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Ron M. Vachris
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - Merchandising
Richard A. Galanti
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Director
Paul G. Moulton
Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Patrick J Callans
Executive Vice President - Administration
James C. Klauer
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - Northern Division
Russ D. Miller
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - Southern Division and Mexico
James P. Murphy
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - International
Joseph P. Portera
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer - Eastern and Canadian Divisions, Chief Diversity Officer
Timothy Lee Rose
Executive Vice President - Ancillary Businesses, Manufacturing, and Business Centers
Business Overview
Costco Wholesale Corporation is engaged in the operation of membership warehouses in the United States and Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Australia, Spain, and through its subsidiaries in Taiwan and Korea. As of August 28, 2016, the Company operated 715 warehouses across the world. The Company's average warehouse space is approximately 144,000 square feet. The Company's warehouses on average operate on a seven-day, 70-hour week. The Company offers merchandise in various categories, which include foods (including dry foods, packaged foods and groceries); sundries (including snack foods, candy, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning supplies); hardlines (including appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, and garden and patio); fresh foods (including meat, produce, deli and bakery); softlines (including apparel and small appliances), and other (including gas stations and pharmacy).
Financial Overview
For the fiscal year ended 30 August 2020, CostcoWholesale Corporation revenues increased 9% to $166.76B.Net income before extraordinary items increased 13% to $4B.Revenues reflect United States operations segment increaseof 9% to $122.14B, Other International operations segmentincrease of 13% to $22.19B, Comparable Store Sales (Growth-%),OI increase from 2 to 9%, Retail Sales increase of 9% to$163.22B.
Employees: 156,000 as of Aug 30, 2020
Reporting Currency: U.S. Dollars
Enterprise value: $166,078M as of Aug 30, 2020
Annual revenue (TTM): $166,761M as of Aug 30, 2020
EBITDA (TTM): $7,752M as of Aug 30, 2020
Net annual income (TTM): $4,002M as of Aug 30, 2020
Free cash flow (TTM): $4,572M as of Aug 30, 2020
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: N/A
Shares outstanding: 441,228,027 as of Sep 29, 2020
Index Membership: S&P 500
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization

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