Costco ROE 2006-2018 | COST

Current and historical return on equity (ROE) values for Costco (COST) over the last 10 years. Return on equity can be defined as the amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholders equity. Return on equity measures a corporation's profitability by revealing how much profit a company generates with the money shareholders have invested. Costco ROE for the three months ending August 31, 2018 was 24.67%.
Costco ROE - Return on Equity Historical Data
Date TTM Net Income Shareholder's Equity Return on Equity
2018-08-31 $3.13B $13.10B 25.61%
2018-05-31 $3.01B $12.45B 25.65%
2018-02-28 $2.96B $12.05B 26.50%
2017-11-30 $2.77B $11.36B 24.48%
2017-08-31 $2.68B $11.08B 23.19%
2017-05-31 $2.54B $10.19B 21.40%
2017-02-28 $2.38B $12.71B 19.45%
2016-11-30 $2.42B $12.23B 20.32%
2016-08-31 $2.35B $12.33B 20.26%
2016-05-31 $2.34B $11.75B 20.83%
2016-02-29 $2.31B $11.23B 21.00%
2015-11-30 $2.36B $11.08B 21.88%
2015-08-31 $2.38B $10.84B 21.29%
2015-05-31 $2.31B $10.81B 19.92%
2015-02-28 $2.26B $10.43B 19.05%
2014-11-30 $2.13B $12.57B 17.45%
2014-08-31 $2.06B $12.52B 17.27%
2014-05-31 $1.98B $12.02B 17.14%
2014-02-28 $1.96B $11.71B 17.54%
2013-11-30 $2.05B $11.41B 18.90%
2013-08-31 $2.04B $11.01B 18.22%
2013-05-31 $2.03B $10.65B 17.55%
2013-02-28 $1.96B $10.28B 16.04%
2012-11-30 $1.81B $12.83B 14.06%
2012-08-31 $1.71B $12.52B 13.41%
2012-05-31 $1.58B $13.18B 12.37%
2012-02-29 $1.52B $12.82B 12.04%
2011-11-30 $1.47B $12.45B 11.83%
2011-08-31 $1.46B $12.57B 11.95%
2011-05-31 $1.42B $12.54B 11.97%
2011-02-28 $1.40B $12.12B 12.23%
2010-11-30 $1.35B $11.71B 12.17%
2010-08-31 $1.30B $10.93B 12.10%
2010-05-31 $1.25B $10.97B 11.79%
2010-02-28 $1.15B $10.74B 11.28%
2009-11-30 $1.09B $10.43B 11.13%
2009-08-31 $1.09B $10.10B 11.57%
2009-05-31 $1.11B $9.47B 12.12%
2009-02-28 $1.20B $9.12B 13.18%
2008-11-30 $1.28B $8.85B 14.23%
2008-08-31 $1.28B $9.19B 14.25%
2008-05-31 $1.26B $9.12B 14.20%
2008-02-29 $1.19B $8.95B 13.64%
2007-11-30 $1.11B $8.76B 12.79%
2007-08-31 $1.08B $8.62B 12.43%
2007-05-31 $1.07B $8.48B 12.05%
2007-02-28 $1.08B $8.79B 11.93%
2006-11-30 $1.13B $8.97B 12.36%
2006-08-31 $1.10B $9.14B 12.09%
2006-05-31 $1.10B $9.24B 12.17%
2006-02-28 $1.08B $9.07B 12.01%
2005-11-30 $1.09B $9.07B 12.26%
Sector Industry Market Cap Revenue
Retail/Wholesale Retail - Discount & Variety $102.602B $141.576B
Costco Wholesale Corporation operates an international chain of membership warehouses, mainly under the `Costco Wholesale` name, that carry quality, brand name merchandise at substantially lower prices than are typically found at conventional wholesale or retail sources. The warehouses are designed to help small-to-medium-sized businesses reduce costs in purchasing for resale and for everyday business use. Individuals may also purchase for their personal needs. Costco's warehouses present one of the largest and most exclusive product category selections to be found under a single roof. Categories include groceries, candy, appliances, television and media, automotive supplies, tires, toys, hardware, sporting goods, jewelry, watches, cameras, books, housewares, apparel, health and beauty aids, tobacco, furniture, and office equipment. Costco is known for carrying top quality national and regional brands, with 100% satisfaction guaranteed, at prices consistently below traditional wholesale or retail outlets.
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