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Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ:COST)

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Common-Size Income Statement

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Costco Wholesale Corp., common-size consolidated income statement

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12 months ended: Sep 1, 2019 Sep 2, 2018 Sep 3, 2017 Aug 28, 2016 Aug 30, 2015 Aug 31, 2014
Net sales
Merchandise costs
Gross margin
Membership fees
Selling, general and administrative
Preopening expenses
Operating income
Interest expense
Interest income
Foreign-currency transactions gains (losses), net
Other, net
Interest income and other, net
Other income (expense)
Income before income taxes
Provision for income taxes
Net income including noncontrolling interests
Net income attributable to noncontrolling interests
Net income attributable to Costco

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2019-10-11), 10-K (filing date: 2018-10-26), 10-K (filing date: 2017-10-18), 10-K (filing date: 2016-10-12), 10-K (filing date: 2015-10-14), 10-K (filing date: 2014-10-15).

Income statement item Description The company
Operating income The net result for the period of deducting operating expenses from operating revenues. Costco Wholesale Corp.’s operating income as a percentage of net sales decreased from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
Income before income taxes Amount of income (loss) from continuing operations, including income (loss) from equity method investments, before deduction of income tax expense (benefit), and income (loss) attributable to noncontrolling interest. Costco Wholesale Corp.’s income before income taxes as a percentage of net sales increased from 2017 to 2018 but then decreased significantly from 2018 to 2019.
Net income attributable to Costco The portion of profit or loss for the period, net of income taxes, which is attributable to the parent. Costco Wholesale Corp.’s net income attributable to Costco as a percentage of net sales increased from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.