Technical Analysis for COST - Costco Wholesale Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 231.02 0.47% 1.08
COST closed up 0.47 percent on Friday, November 16, 2018, on 1.13 times normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Flat Down
See historical COST trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Nov 16 MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish 0.00%
Nov 16 Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Nov 16 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Nov 15 Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 0.47%
Nov 15 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.47%
Nov 15 Cup with Handle Other 0.47%
Nov 15 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.47%
Nov 15 Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness 0.47%
Nov 15 Down 5 Days in a Row Weakness 0.47%
Nov 14 50 DMA Support Bullish -0.98%

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Profile
Costco Wholesale Corporation engages in the operation of membership warehouses. The company offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. Its product categories include candy, snack foods, tobacco, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and cleaning and institutional supplies; appliances, electronics, health and beauty aids, hardware, office supplies, cameras, garden and patio, sporting goods, toys, seasonal items, and automotive supplies; dry and institutionally packaged foods; apparel, domestics, jewelry, house wares, media, home furnishings, and small appliances; and meat, bakery, deli, and produce. The company also engages in the operation of gas stations, pharmacies, food courts, optical dispensing centers, one-hour photo centers, hearing aid centers, and print shops and copy centers; and car wash and travel businesses. In addition, it provides business and gold star (individual) membership services. As of November 28, 2012, the company operated 618 warehouses, including 447 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 84 in Canada, 32 in Mexico, 22 in the United Kingdom, 13 in Japan, 9 in Taiwan, 8 in South Korea, and 3 in Australia. Further, it is involved in online businesses at costco.com in the United States and costco.ca in Canada. The company was formerly known as Costco Companies, Inc. and changed its name to Costco Wholesale Corporation in August 1999. Costco Wholesale Corporation was founded in 1976 and is based in Issaquah, Washington.
Is COST a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 245.16
52 Week Low 171.1
Average Volume 2,480,985
200-Day Moving Average 209.7467
50-Day Moving Average 231.4324
20-Day Moving Average 230.7875
10-Day Moving Average 235.086
Average True Range 4.613
ADX 18.9
+DI 16.6081
-DI 23.048
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 227.041
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 230.839
Upper Bollinger Band 241.7641
Lower Bollinger Band 219.8109
Percent B (%b) 0.51
BandWidth 9.5123
MACD Line 1.2344
MACD Signal Line 1.3452
MACD Histogram -0.1108
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 101 Billion
Num Shares 437 Million
EPS 6.08
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 38.00
Price-to-Sales 0.55
Price-to-Book 6.59
PEG Ratio 2.56
Dividend 2.00
Dividend Yield 0.87%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 237.92
Resistance 3 (R3) 237.19 234.15 236.77
Resistance 2 (R2) 234.15 232.40 234.52 236.39
Resistance 1 (R1) 232.59 231.31 233.37 233.32 236.00
Pivot Point 229.55 229.55 229.95 229.92 229.55
Support 1 (S1) 227.99 227.80 228.77 228.72 226.04
Support 2 (S2) 224.95 226.71 225.32 225.65
Support 3 (S3) 223.39 224.95 225.27
Support 4 (S4) 224.12