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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

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  • Jun. 14, 2012, 6:16 AM
    Costco Wholesale (COST) agrees to buy the 50% in Costco Mexico it doesn't own from joint-venture partner CCM for $760.4M. Costco Mexico will pay a dividend of $340.85M, 50% of which will go to Costco Wholesale and 50% to CCM. (PR)
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  • Nov. 9, 2011, 2:03 PM
    Already having a big year, dealmaking in the grocery business is set to jump even more as regional players seek to size up. One firm on the radar screen is Supervalu (SVU), primed for acquisition or break-up as it tries to shed debt from its $12.4B purchase of Albertsons in 2006.
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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.