Discount stores

Should you accumulate Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) in the discount store business?

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) is near the top of its industry group according to Investors Observer. COST gets an overall score of 59. This means that it scores over 59% of the actions. Costco Wholesale Corporation is ranked 77 in the discount store industry. Discount Stores is number 40 out of 148 industries.

COST has an overall score of 59. Find out what that means to you and get the rest of the leaderboard on COST!

What do these notes mean?

Finding the best stocks to invest in can be difficult. There are thousands of options out there and it can be confusing to know what really constitutes great value. Investors Observer lets you choose from eight unique metrics to show top sectors and top performing stocks in that sector. A score of 59 would rank higher than 59 percent of all stocks. These rankings allow you to easily compare stocks and see what are the strengths and weaknesses of a given business. This allows you to find stocks with the best prospects for short and long term growth in seconds. The combined score incorporates technical and fundamental analysis to give a comprehensive overview of a stock’s performance. Investors who then want to focus on rankings or analysts’ ratings can see separate scores for each section.

What is happening with the shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation today?

Shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) are trading at $ 542.31 at 12:49 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, up $ 2.93, or 0.54% from the previous closing price of 539.38 $. The volume today is low. So far 1,213,727 shares have been traded for an average volume of 1,956,659 shares. The stock has traded between $ 540.00 and $ 548.25 so far today. Click here for the full Costco Wholesale Corporation Stock Report.