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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

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  • Fri, Apr. 17, 5:12 PM
    • Costco (NASDAQ:COST) is hiking its quarterly dividend by 13% ($0.045/share) to $0.40/share. That's good for a 1.1% yield at current levels. The next dividend is payable on May 15 to shareholders on record as of the May 1 close.
    • The bulk goods retailer is also launching a new $4B buyback that replaces its existing $4B authorization (had $2.5B remaining). The buyback expires in April 2019, and is good for repurchasing 6% of shares at current levels.
    • COST +0.5% AH to $145.25.
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  • Fri, Jan. 30, 4:25 AM
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  • Thu, Jan. 29, 5:57 PM
    • Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) declares $0.35/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 1.01%
    • Payable Feb. 27; for shareholders of record Feb. 13; ex-div Feb. 11.
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  • Oct. 28, 2014, 5:54 PM
    • Costco Wholesale  (NASDAQ:COST) declares $0.355/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 1.08%
    • Payable Nov. 28; for shareholders of record Nov. 14; ex-div Nov. 12.
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  • Jun. 24, 2014, 5:53 AM
    • Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declares $0.355/share quarterly dividend, in line with prior.
    • Forward yield 1.23%
    • Payable July 25; for shareholders of record July 11; ex-div July 9.
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  • Jan. 30, 2014, 6:13 PM
    • Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declares $0.31/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 1.10%
    • Payable Feb. 28; for shareholders of record Feb. 14; ex-div Feb. 12.
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  • Oct. 29, 2013, 5:21 PM
    • Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declares $0.31/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 1.04%
    • Payable Nov. 29; for shareholders of record Nov. 15; ex-div Nov. 13.
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  • Jul. 23, 2013, 5:11 AM
    Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declares $0.31/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 1.05%. For shareholders of record Aug. 9. Payable Aug. 23. Ex-div Aug. 7. (PR)
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  • May. 1, 2013, 5:58 AM
    Costco (COST) declares $0.09/share quarterly dividend, 12.7% increase from prior dividend of $0.275. Forward yield 1.14%. For shareholders of record May 14. Payable June 14. Ex-div date May 10. (PR)
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  • Jan. 24, 2013, 5:54 PM
    Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declares $0.275/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 1.07%. For shareholders of record Feb. 08. Payable Feb. 22. Ex-div date Feb. 06. (PR)
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  • Nov. 28, 2012, 4:50 PM
    Costco (COST) intends to use proceeds from senior unsecured notes towards payment of special dividend of $7.00/share. The balance of the proceed will be used for general corporate purposes. (PR)
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  • Nov. 28, 2012, 4:37 AM
    Costco (COST) same-store sales +6% Y/Y in November vs consensus of +5.4%, helped by higher gasoline prices and the weakness of the dollar. Excluding the impact of fuel and forex, sales +5%. Overall net sales +9% to $8.15B. To pay special dividend of $3B, or $7/share. For shareholders of record Dec 10. Payable Dec 18. (PR)
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  • Oct. 31, 2012, 5:44 AM
    Costco (COST) declares $0.275/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 1.13%. For shareholders of record Nov 16. Payable Nov 30. Ex-div date Nov 14. (PR)
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  • Jul. 23, 2012, 6:44 PM
    Costco (COST) declares $0.275/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 1.17%. For shareholders of record Aug 10. Payable Aug 24. Ex-div date Aug 08. (PR)
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Costco Wholesale Corp and its subsidiaries operate membership warehouses. It offers its members low prices on a limited selection of nationally branded and select private-label products in merchandise categories.