|May 8, 2014|
|05:52 EDT||COST||Costco reports total company April SSS up 5%|
Costco reported net sales of $8.56B for the month of April, the four weeks ended May 4, an increase of seven percent from $7.98B during the similar four-week period last year. This year's four-week period included 27 days of sales compared to 28 last year, reflecting the timing of Easter. This calendar shift negatively impacted this year's net and comparable sales by an estimated one and 0.5%-2%. Reports April SSS ex-gas price impact up 5%.
News For COST From The Last 14 Days
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|September 18, 2014|
|14:31 EDT||COST||Capital One said to bump Amex as Costco Canada card issuer, Bloomberg says|
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|14:14 EDT||COST||Capital One said to replace American Express as Costco Canada card issuer|
MasterCard said to be processor for new Costco Canada cards. Reported by Bloomberg.
|11:53 EDT||COST||Costco to stop accepting Amex cards in Canada on Jan 1, 2015 Globe and Mail says|
Costco (COST) said it will not renew its credit card relationship with American Express (AXP) when it expires on December 31 of this year. Therefore, it will not accept Amex cards in Canada beginning January 1, 2015, The Globe and Mail reports. Reference Link
|September 15, 2014|
|09:59 EDT||COST||On The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary|
Today's noteworthy initiations include: American Realty (ARCP) initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan... Athlon Energy (ATHL) initiated with a Buy at KLR Group... Capital Product (CPLP) initiated with a Buy at Jefferies... Continental Resources (CLR) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Costco (COST) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... Infinera (INFN) initiated with an Outperform at Barrington... NRG Yield (NYLD) initiated with an Outperform at RBC Capital... PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Power Solutions (PSIX) initiated with an Outperform at Northland... ServiceNow (NOW) initiated with an Outperform at William Blair... Target (TGT) initiated with a Neutral at Citigroup... Team (TISI) initiated with a Neutral at Sidoti... VeriFone (PAY) initiated with a Buy at Monness Crespi... Wal-Mart (WMT) initiated with a Neutral at Citigroup... Whiting Petroleum (WLL) initiated with a Buy at Canaccord... Winnebago (WGO) initiated with an Outperform at BMO Capital.
|06:09 EDT||COST||Costco initiated with a Buy at Citigroup|
|September 11, 2014|
|05:46 EDT||COST||Stocks with implied volatility movement; XLP COST|
Stocks with implied volatility movement; Consumer Staples Sector SPDR (XLP) 11, Costco (COST) 13 according to iVolatility.
|September 10, 2014|
|05:50 EDT||COST||Stocks with implied volatility movement; XLU COST|
Stocks with implied volatility movement; Utilities SPDR (XLU) 16, Costco (COST) 13 according to iVolatility.