Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), hence the stock is down -5.67% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -4.11% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -5.8% and the stock has fallen -3.63% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.93% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.87%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.57%. Costco Wholesale Corporation is up 4.05% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.36%.
Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST): After opening at $156.81, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $156.8 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $159.28 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $157.98 for the day, a gain of 1.13% for the day session. The total traded volume was 2,678,993. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $156.21.
Costco Wholesale Corporation (Costco) is engaged in the operation of membership warehouses in the United States (U.S.) and Puerto Rico, Canada, United Kingdom (U.K.), Mexico, Japan, Australia, Spain, and through majority-owned subsidiaries in Taiwan and Korea. The Company operated 663 membership warehouses and an average warehouse is approximately 144,000 square feet. The Companys warehouses generally operate on a seven-day, 69-hour week. The Companys product categories include Food, Sundries, Hardlines, Fresh Food, Softlines, Ancillary and Other. The Companys online business provides products, which include services, such as photo processing, pharmacy, travel, business delivery, and membership services.