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Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 and November Sales Results
For the twelve-week first quarter ended November 24, 2013, the Company reported net sales of $24.47 billion, an increase of five percent compared to $23.20 billion in the twelve-week first quarter of fiscal year 2013 ended November 25, 2012.
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Costco November same-store sales miss expectations
Costco Wholesale Corp's November same-store sales fell short of analysts' expectations, as lower gasoline prices and weak foreign currencies dampened a five percent increase in the company's monthly net sales.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Costco: Bible was fiction; Ron Burgundy's 'memoir' is not
After Costco caused a flap for labeling the Bible as "fiction" last month, the Issaquah-based chain is in the news again, this time for calling Ron Burgundy's faux memoir "non-fiction," the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday.
Apple and Costco lead November response time tests
Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more.
Bigger electrical transmission lines coming to Eastside
Puget Sound Energy officials say they plan to use "sleek" towers similar to this one as part of the Energize Eastside project, which will double the capacity of transmission lines along an 18-mile corridor between Renton and Redmond.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Wal-Mart: Future Looks Bright
The future growth prospects of the retail sector lies in the combination of comparable store sales, new stores, international expansion and e-commerce.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
570% In 10 Years... Here's How It's Done
I told you a little about his history and how he was working on a project that used a few simple trading techniques to help investors see bigger returns in the stock market.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
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Is Costco's Low-Margin Strategy Failing?
Currently, the company has a market capitalization of $258.9 billion and in 2013 it brought in revenue of $469.2 billion.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Costco Cyber Monday deals on laptops, tvs and cameras
The Monday after Thanksgiving, better known as "Cyber Monday," is expected to be the most popular shopping day of the year, beating out the traditional Black Friday.
Costco-linked gas cheap but controversial
And so the cars have lined up in a remote corner of Northeast Washington, a half-dozen deep on a recent Sunday afternoon, waiting to pull up to one of 16 pumps selling 87 octane at $2.99 a gallon.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Costco Black Friday deals on cameras, laptops, TVs and housewares
Costco opens at 9 a.m. on Black Friday so you can leave it until your third of fourth stop for some of you that start out early.
Edmonds School District optimistic about property deals
The plan was to wring more revenue from potentially valuable properties in Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
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Coles targets Aldi, Costco for code
A voluntary code of conduct signed by Woolworths and Coles is to be passed into law to allow oversight by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission.
Liquor sellers pour it on for holiday shoppers
After 18 months of private liquor sales in Washington state, the competitive liquor market is moving into its second holiday season that is traditionally its highest sales period of the year.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Costco Sorry for Putting Bible in Fiction Aisle
A Costco store branch in Simi Valley, California is under fire after a local pastor discovered that Bibles had been cataloged in the fiction section of the books aisle.
Why Costco (Nasdaq: COST) Will Keep Beating the Competition
Cherry-picks the very best investment opportunities from all 11 research services - in energy, commodities, currencies, biotech, and more.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Costco Shares Could Hit $200 In Five Years With International Expansion
Shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation continue to move sharply up on strong sales and key growth figures.
The Raw Story
California pastor outraged to find Bible filed under 'fiction' at Costco
Pastor Caleb Kaltenbach said he made the discovery Friday while shopping for a present for his wife in Simi Valley.
Some stores choosing to close on Thanksgiving
Companies once made news for opening at all on Thanksgiving; now it's more notable when they close.
RPT-Fitch Affirms Costco's IDR at 'A+'; Outlook Stable
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Costco Wholesale Corporation's Issuer Default Rating at 'A+'.