Technical Analysis for COST - Costco Wholesale Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 312.04 0.42% 1.29
COST closed up 0.42 percent on Friday, June 5, 2020, on 1.29 times normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical COST trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.42%
Cup with Handle Other 0.42%
Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.42%
Gapped Up Strength 0.42%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.42%
Cup with Handle Other 1.76%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 1.76%
NR7 Range Contraction 1.76%

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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 in the United States and 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.
Electronics Retailing Trade Retailers Gas Stations Private Label Products Filling Station Car Wash Membership Services Food Courts Warehouse Club

Is COST a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 325.26
52 Week Low 255.8
Average Volume 3,389,610
200-Day Moving Average 300.00
50-Day Moving Average 304.02
20-Day Moving Average 305.64
10-Day Moving Average 307.61
Average True Range 5.88
ADX 7.13
+DI 26.34
-DI 22.27
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 297.70
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 312.18
Upper Bollinger Band 312.63
Lower Bollinger Band 298.65
Percent B (%b) 0.96
BandWidth 4.57
MACD Line 1.44
MACD Signal Line 0.77
MACD Histogram 0.671
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 136.42 Billion
Num Shares 437 Million
EPS 6.08
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 51.32
Price-to-Sales 0.55
Price-to-Book 6.59
PEG Ratio 2.56
Dividend 2.00
Dividend Yield 0.64%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 321.55
Resistance 3 (R3) 321.02 317.33 319.97
Resistance 2 (R2) 317.33 314.90 317.59 319.44
Resistance 1 (R1) 314.68 313.41 312.84 315.21 318.91
Pivot Point 310.99 310.99 310.06 311.25 310.99
Support 1 (S1) 308.34 308.56 306.50 308.87 305.17
Support 2 (S2) 304.65 307.07 304.91 304.64
Support 3 (S3) 302.00 304.65 304.12
Support 4 (S4) 302.53