Technical Analysis for COST - Costco Wholesale Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 198.14 -0.42% -0.83
COST closed down 0.42 percent on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, on 78 percent of normal volume.

Earnings due: May 24

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
May 23 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
May 23 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
May 22 Bearish Engulfing Bearish -0.42%
May 22 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish -0.42%
May 22 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish -0.42%
May 22 New 52 Week High Strength -0.42%
May 22 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.42%
May 22 Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -0.42%
May 22 Outside Day Range Expansion -0.42%
May 22 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -0.42%

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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
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Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 201.77
52 Week Low 149.0795
Average Volume 1,997,396
200-Day Moving Average 178.6089
50-Day Moving Average 191.0604
20-Day Moving Average 196.395
10-Day Moving Average 197.657
Average True Range 3.103
ADX 16.9
+DI 26.51
-DI 17.9
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 192.461
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 199.489
Upper Bollinger Band 200.3995
Lower Bollinger Band 192.3905
Percent B (%b) 0.72
BandWidth 4.078006
MACD Line 2.0281
MACD Signal Line 1.9733
MACD Histogram 0.0548
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 86.62 Billion
Num Shares 437 Million
EPS 6.08
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 32.59
Price-to-Sales 0.55
Price-to-Book 6.59
PEG Ratio 2.56
Dividend 2.00
Dividend Yield 1.01%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 201.62
Resistance 3 (R3) 201.55 200.32 201.04
Resistance 2 (R2) 200.32 199.43 200.36 200.85
Resistance 1 (R1) 199.23 198.89 198.62 199.30 200.65
Pivot Point 198.00 198.00 197.69 198.04 198.00
Support 1 (S1) 196.91 197.11 196.30 196.98 195.63
Support 2 (S2) 195.68 196.57 195.72 195.43
Support 3 (S3) 194.59 195.68 195.24
Support 4 (S4) 194.66