In the last 3 months, 11 analysts have published their opinion on Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) stock. Typically employed by large Wall Street banks, these analysts are tasked with understanding a company’s business in order to predict how a stock will trade in the year to come.
|bullish||A little bullish||Indifferent||Something bearish||bearish|
|2 million ago||1||0||0||0||0|
|3 million ago||0||6||2||0||0|
According to 11 analysts offering 12-month price targets over the last 3 months, Costco Wholesale has an average target price of $578.18 with a high of $615.00 and a low of $498.00.
Below is a summary of how these 11 analysts rated Costco Wholesale over the last 3 months. The higher the number of bullish ratings, the more positive analysts rate the stock, and the higher the number of bearish ratings, the more negative analysts rate the stock
That average price target is up 7.85% over the past month.
Analysts work in banking and financial systems and typically specialize in reporting for stocks or specific sectors. Analysts can participate in company conference calls and meetings, research company financial statements, and communicate with insiders to publish “analyst ratings” for stocks. Analysts typically rate each stock once a quarter.
Some analysts also offer forecasts for metrics like growth estimates, earnings, and revenue to provide further guidance on stocks. Investors using analyst ratings should note that this specialized advice is provided by humans and is subject to error.
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Latest ratings for COST
|March 2022||BMO capital||Entertains||surpass|
|March 2022||Telsey Advisory Group||Entertains||surpass|
|January 2022||Truist Securities||Initiates coverage||Buy|
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