Costco Debt to Equity Ratio 2010-2024 | COST

Current and historical debt to equity ratio values for Costco (COST) over the last 10 years. The debt/equity ratio can be defined as a measure of a company's financial leverage calculated by dividing its long-term debt by stockholders' equity. Costco debt/equity for the three months ending May 31, 2024 was 0.27.
Costco Debt/Equity Ratio Historical Data
Date Long Term Debt Shareholder's Equity Debt to Equity Ratio
2024-05-31 $46.14B $21.77B 2.12
2024-02-29 $45.56B $20.76B 2.20
2023-11-30 $47.58B $26.15B 1.82
2023-08-31 $43.94B $25.06B 1.75
2023-05-31 $43.18B $23.57B 1.83
2023-02-28 $44.05B $22.80B 1.93
2022-11-30 $44.55B $21.48B 2.07
2022-08-31 $43.52B $20.65B 2.11
2022-05-31 $43.34B $20.51B 2.11
2022-02-28 $43.10B $19.98B 2.16
2021-11-30 $45.15B $19.00B 2.38
2021-08-31 $41.19B $18.08B 2.28
2021-05-31 $40.30B $16.97B 2.37
2021-02-28 $38.79B $16.13B 2.41
2020-11-30 $44.91B $15.31B 2.93
2020-08-31 $36.85B $18.71B 1.97
2020-05-31 $34.53B $17.20B 2.01
2020-02-29 $31.78B $17.00B 1.87
2019-11-30 $35.21B $16.22B 2.17
2019-08-31 $29.82B $15.58B 1.91
2019-05-31 $28.93B $14.82B 1.95
2019-02-28 $28.62B $14.18B 2.02
2018-11-30 $30.34B $13.48B 2.25
2018-08-31 $27.73B $13.10B 2.12
2018-05-31 $27.16B $12.45B 2.18
2018-02-28 $26.65B $12.05B 2.21
2017-11-30 $28.02B $11.36B 2.47
2017-08-31 $25.27B $11.08B 2.28
2017-05-31 $25.45B $10.19B 2.50
2017-02-28 $22.92B $12.71B 1.80
2016-11-30 $24.30B $12.23B 1.99
2016-08-31 $20.83B $12.33B 1.69
2016-05-31 $22.13B $11.75B 1.88
2016-02-29 $21.15B $11.23B 1.88
2015-11-30 $24.37B $11.08B 2.20
2015-08-31 $22.17B $10.84B 2.05
2015-05-31 $22.68B $10.81B 2.10
2015-02-28 $23.18B $10.43B 2.22
2014-11-30 $22.04B $12.57B 1.75
2014-08-31 $20.51B $12.52B 1.64
2014-05-31 $20.68B $12.02B 1.72
2014-02-28 $19.86B $11.71B 1.70
2013-11-30 $20.91B $11.41B 1.83
2013-08-31 $19.27B $11.01B 1.75
2013-05-31 $19.36B $10.65B 1.82
2013-02-28 $18.81B $10.28B 1.83
2012-11-30 $16.49B $12.83B 1.29
2012-08-31 $14.62B $12.52B 1.17
2012-05-31 $14.65B $13.18B 1.11
2012-02-29 $14.69B $12.82B 1.15
2011-11-30 $15.56B $12.45B 1.25
2011-08-31 $14.19B $12.57B 1.13
2011-05-31 $14.43B $12.54B 1.15
2011-02-28 $13.59B $12.12B 1.12
2010-11-30 $14.34B $11.71B 1.23
2010-08-31 $12.89B $10.93B 1.18
2010-05-31 $12.93B $10.97B 1.18
2010-02-28 $12.62B $10.74B 1.18
2009-11-30 $13.05B $10.43B 1.25
2009-08-31 $11.88B $10.10B 1.18
2009-05-31 $11.83B $9.47B 1.25
2009-02-28 $11.62B $9.12B 1.27
Sector Industry Market Cap Revenue
Retail/Wholesale Retail - Discount & Variety $375.691B $242.290B
Costco Wholesale Corporation sells high volumes of foods and general merchandise at discounted prices through membership warehouses. The company also operates e-commerce websites in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Korea, Taiwan, Japan and Australia. The company's warehouses offer an array of low-priced nationally branded and select private labeled products in a wide range of merchandise categories. Costco offers three types of memberships to its customers: Business, Gold Star, and Executive. Costco generates revenue from two sources: 1) Store sales and 2) Membership fees. Costco offers myriad varieties of food products as well as a vast range of household and lifestyle products, stationeries and appliances. The company also sells gasoline to customers at cheap prices and offers merchandise in the following categories: Food and Sundries, Hardlines, Fresh Foods, Softlines, Ancillary.
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