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Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST)


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
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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 declined 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 declined 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.