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  1. Costco to Pay Special $5 DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    Costco Wholesale Corp. on Friday announced a special one-time dividend of $5, a move that will cost the bulk retailer $2.2 billion.

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  2. Costco to Pay Special $5 DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Costco Wholesale Corp. on Friday announced a special one-time dividend of $5, a move that will cost the bulk retailer $2.2 billion.

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  3. Costco to return $2.2 billion to investors as cash piles upRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Costco Wholesale is putting a $2.2 billion wad of cash back in the pockets of shareholders through a special dividend announced Friday. The largesse comes at a time of relative good fortune for the Issaquah-based warehouse club chain - which has seen revenue and traffic frequency rise even as many other brick-and-mortar retailers, including archrival Wal-Mart, suffer from tepid consumer demand.

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  4. Omega S.A. v. Costco Wholesale Corporation - USCA, Ninth Circuit, January 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... watches is the Seamaster, on which the company engraves a small, copyrighted Omega Globe Design. Defendant Costco Wholesale Corporation is not an authorized retailer of Omega watches, but in 2004 Costco acquired Seamaster watches bearing the Globe ...

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  5. Seahawks v. Patriots: How do the fans measure up?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    While Patriots fans are much more likely hang out at concerts and imbibe at bars, Seahawks fans prefer to frequent water parks and the zoo. And unsurprisingly, they prefer to buy in bulk at Costco (COST) (founded in Seattle), unlike their competitors who shop at Sam's Club.

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  6. Costco Prioritizes Increasing Shareholder ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In my previous article on Costco Wholesale Corp. , I discussed that the company offers the lowest yield amongst its competitors, but its payout ratio is the second lowest. The average payout ratio of its peer companies is 45%, whereas the company operates at a payout ratio of 29%.

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  7. Costco to Spend $2.2 Billion to Pay One-Time Dividend of $5 Per ShareRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WRKO-AM Brighton

    Costco Wholesale Corp. said Friday that it will spend $2.2 billion to pay out a one-time dividend of $5 a share.

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  8. U.S. Index Futures Fall; S&P 500 Heads for Worst Month in YearRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... after the online retailer posted a fourth-quarter profit, following two straight quarters of losses. Costco Wholesale Corp. advanced 2.4 percent after the largest U.S. warehouse-club chain said it plans to return $2.2 billion to shareholders through ...

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  9. U.S. Index Futures Fall as S&P 500 Heads for Worst Month in YearRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... after the online retailer posted a fourth-quarter profit, following two straight quarters of losses. Costco Wholesale Corp. advanced 1 percent after the largest U.S. warehouse-club chain said it plans to return $2.2 billion to shareholders through a ...

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  10. Costco to spend $2.2 bln to pay special dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Costco Wholesale Corp. said Friday that it will spend $2.2 billion to pay out a one-time dividend of $5 a share. Costco said the special dividend, which is in addition to its quarterly dividend of 36 cents a share, will be funded through existing cash and additional borrowings.

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  11. Costco releases cash with $2.2-billion return to investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Costco Wholesale Corp., the largest U.S. warehouse-club chain, plans to return $2.2-billion to shareholders through the payment of a special dividend as it releases a swelling cash balance. The $5 a share distribution will be funded from existing cash and additional borrowings, the Issaquah, Washington-based company said today in a statement.

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  12. Shareholder meeting shows Costco bountyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    All kinds of roses were on display, among many other items, at the Costco annual shareholders meeting in Bellevue on Thursday, including this bouquet of bicolor red and orange beauties. Costco Wholesale, the second- largest global retailer after Wal-Mart, is more than ever a land of nearly incomparable bounty: last year it sold 120 million hot dogs, 76 million $4.99 chickens and $5.5billion worth of produce sourced from 44 different countries.

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  13. Costco Wholesale Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash DividendRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Market Wire

    The quarterly dividend is payable February 27, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 13, 2015. Costco currently operates 671 warehouses, including 474 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 88 in Canada, 34 in Mexico, 26 in the United Kingdom, 20 in Japan, 11 in Korea, 10 in Taiwan, seven in Australia and one in Spain.

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  14. Let There Be Discounts! Copyrights Cannot Be Used To Control Importation Or Impair CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    ... like a good discount? Well, manufacturers, like Omega, for one. Fortunately for consumers, in Omega S.A. v. Costco Wholesale Corp. , (January 20, 2015, 11-57137) ___ F.3d ___, the Ninth Circuit recently affirmed a decision granting Costco's motion ...

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  15. The Factors That Make The Best Retail PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GuruFocus.com

    The retail sector has seen many big and small players over the years. It is a very volatile sector that has witnessed many ups and downs in the past and present.

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  16. Which Major U.S. Discount Retailer Gains the Most from a Strong Dollar: WMT, COST or TGT?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The U.S. Dollar has risen significantly versus virtually every other currency around the world. In the last month alone, the U.S. Dollar Index has risen by over 4%.

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  17. Workers process shrimp at a factory of Minh Phu Seafood Corp. in Vietnam's Mekong Delta.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    Minh Phu Seafood Corp., which sells black tiger shrimp to Costco Wholesale Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., will seek to sell half of itself to foreign strategic investors to help fund overseas expansion. Vietnam's largest seafood exporter by value aims to complete the stake sales this year after it gets approval to delist from the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange this quarter, Chief Executive Officer Le Van Quang said in an interview.

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  18. Super Bill: Weighing the cost of a Super Bowl tripRead the original story

    Wednesday | New York Post

    ... The 40-year-old gastroenterologist from the Seattle area and a friend found a package from warehouse club Costco Wholesale Corp that included tickets, lodging, shuttles and tailgate parties - $8,000 for two. "I've been following the Seahawks ever ...

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  19. Vietnam's Shrimp King Courts Foreign Investors to ExpandRead the original story

    Wednesday | Bloomberg

    Minh Phu Seafood Corp., which sells black tiger shrimp to Costco Wholesale Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., will seek to sell half of itself to foreign strategic investors to help fund overseas expansion. Vietnam's largest seafood exporter by value aims to complete the stake sales this year after it gets approval to delist from the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange this quarter, Chief Executive Officer Le Van Quang said in an interview.

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  20. Medical Alarm Concepts Holding, Inc. Announces 51% Acquisition of Medical Sales GroupRead the original story

    Wednesday | Freshnews

    ... the personal medical alarm marketplace. The MediPendant has been featured in nationally renowned retailer Costco Wholesale Corporation since 2011 and has received 28 product reviews on the retailer's website, 21 of which are "5 out of 5 Star" ...

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