Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) is one of the front runners in its industry group Investor Watchers. COST receives an overall rating of 53. That means it gets more than 53 percent of the shares. Costco Wholesale Corporation is ranked 67th in the discount store industry. Discounter is number 25 out of 148 industries.
What do these ratings mean?
Analyzing stocks can be difficult. Numbers and ratios are innumerable, and it can be difficult to remember what they all mean and what is considered “good” for a given value. Investor Watchers ranks stocks on eight different metrics. We rank most of our ratings by percentile to make it easy for investors to understand. A value of 53 means that the stock is more attractive than 53 percent of the stocks. This ranking system includes numerous factors that are used by analysts to more accurately compare stocks. That way, you can find the best stocks available in each industry with relative ease. Using both fundamental and technical analysis, these percentile scores give investors an easy way to see the appeal of certain stocks. Top-rated stocks have the best ratings from analysts working on Wall Street.
What Happens to Costco Wholesale Corporation Stock Today?
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) stock trades at $ 452.55 at 2:14 pm on Tuesday, September 21, up $ 1.41, or 0.31%, from its previous closing price of $ 451.14 . The volume is low today. To date, 973,323 shares have been traded, compared to an average volume of 1,671,246 shares. The stock traded between $ 450.16 and $ 456.84 today. For the full stock report for the Costco Wholesale Corporation stock, click here.