Discount stores

Is Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) a leader in the discount store industry?

Hill 63 InvestorsObserver puts Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) stock at the top of the discount store industry. In addition to scoring more than 75% of stocks in the discount store industry, COST’s overall rating of 63 means the stock scores better than 63% of all stocks.

COST has an overall score of 63. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on COST!

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What’s going on with Costco Wholesale Corporation stock today?

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) stock is trading at $477.37 at 2:03 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25, down -$11.53, or -2.36% from the previous closing price of 488 $.90. The stock has traded between $472.37 and $482.64 so far today. The volume today is light. So far, 1,475,651 shares have been traded with an average volume of 2,847,282 shares. Click here for the full Costco Wholesale Corporation stock report.