Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST) observed the following analyst reviews over the past quarter:
|Bullish||A bit bullish||Indifferent||A bit bearish||Bearish|
|Last 30 days||0||4th||1||0||0|
|1 million ago||1||3||1||0||0|
|2 million ago||1||3||0||0||0|
These 19 analysts have an average target price of $ 465.42 versus Costco Wholesale‘s current price of 464.19, implying an upward trend.
Below is a summary of how these 19 analysts rated Costco Wholesale over the past 3 months. The higher the number of bullish ratings, the more positive analysts are on the stock and the higher the number of bearish ratings, the more negative analysts tend to the stock
This average target price increased by 6.23% over the past month.
The ratings come from analysts or specialists in banking and financial systems who report for specific stocks or defined sectors (usually once a quarter for each stock). Analysts typically get their information from conference calls and company meetings, annual financial statements, and conversations with key insiders to make their decisions.
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