Stock Analysis on Net
Stock Analysis on Net

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ:COST)

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Common-Size Income Statement
Quarterly Data

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Costco Wholesale Corp., common-size consolidated income statement (quarterly data)

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3 months ended: Nov 22, 2020 Aug 30, 2020 May 10, 2020 Feb 16, 2020 Nov 24, 2019 Sep 1, 2019 May 12, 2019 Feb 17, 2019 Nov 25, 2018 Sep 2, 2018 May 13, 2018 Feb 18, 2018 Nov 26, 2017 Sep 3, 2017 May 7, 2017 Feb 12, 2017 Nov 20, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 May 8, 2016 Feb 14, 2016 Nov 22, 2015 Aug 30, 2015 May 10, 2015 Feb 15, 2015 Nov 23, 2014
Net sales
Merchandise costs
Gross margin
Membership fees
Selling, general and administrative
Preopening expenses
Operating income
Interest expense
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-Q (filing date: 2020-12-16), 10-K (filing date: 2020-10-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-06-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2020-03-12), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-12-23), 10-K (filing date: 2019-10-11), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-06-06), 10-Q (filing date: 2019-03-13), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-12-20), 10-K (filing date: 2018-10-26), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-06-07), 10-Q (filing date: 2018-03-15), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-12-21), 10-K (filing date: 2017-10-18), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-06-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2017-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-12-16), 10-K (filing date: 2016-10-12), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-06-01), 10-Q (filing date: 2016-03-09), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-12-18), 10-K (filing date: 2015-10-14), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-06-04), 10-Q (filing date: 2015-03-11), 10-Q (filing date: 2014-12-18).

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 increased from Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then slightly decreased from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.
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 Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 but then slightly decreased from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021 not reaching Q3 2020 level.
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 Q3 2020 to Q4 2020 and from Q4 2020 to Q1 2021.