|Exchange: ||NASD||Stock Price ($): ||43.98|
|Industry: ||Retail (Specialty)||Market Cap ($MM): ||19,050|
|Sector: ||Services||Shares Outstanding (MM): ||433|
|BVR: ||Sales TTM ($MM): ||39,495|
|P/E: ||Short Interest Ratio (%): ||1.3900|
|Last Update: Feb 06, 2011 @ 09:00 pm|
|Costco Wholesale Corporation operates membership warehouses that offer very low prices on a limited selection of nationally branded and selected private label products in a wide range of merchandise categories in no-frills, self-service warehouse facilities. At September 3, 2000, Costco operated 313 warehouse clubs, comprised of 237 in the United States, 59 in Canada, 10 in the United Kingdom, three in Korea, three in Taiwan, and one in Japan. As of September 3, 2000, the Company also operated (through a 50%-owned joint venture) 18 warehouses in Mexico.