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Costco Wholesale Corp (NASDAQ:COST)

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161.29 -0.13 / -0.08%
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161.38 +0.09 / +0.06%
Volume: 66.6K
Institutional investors purchased a net $3.4 million shares of COST during the quarter ended August 2015 and now own 74.66% of the total shares outstanding. This majority interest is a greater percentage than is typical for companies in the Discount Stores industry and highlights that the smart money sees this stock as an important holding.
Mutual fund holders37.53%
Other institutional37.13%
Individual stakeholders0.92%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2015MASSACHUSETTS FINANCIAL SERVICES...  Bought 1.6 Million shares of Costco
9/30/2015WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO. LLP  Bought 1.4 Million shares of Costco
9/30/2015BLACKROCK ADVISORS LLC  Bought 987.4 Thousand shares of Costco

Top 10 Owners of Costco

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
The Vanguard Group, Inc.6.37%27,859,9964,405,222,568+338,675+1.23%
Capital Research & Management Co....4.54%19,874,2593,142,517,833-485,703-2.39%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.3.92%17,153,3842,712,293,078-211,630-1.22%
BlackRock Fund Advisors3.81%16,650,6142,632,795,086-308,538-1.82%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...2.97%13,010,4492,057,212,196-801,330-5.80%
Capital Research & Management Co....2.03%8,893,0001,406,161,16000.00%
Jennison Associates LLC1.62%7,101,9781,122,964,761-244,754-3.33%
Wellington Management Co. LLP1.61%7,048,4161,114,495,538+1,400,509+24.80%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.1.57%6,886,4121,088,879,465-131,889-1.88%
JPMorgan Investment Management, I...1.33%5,810,053918,685,580+859,905+17.37%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Costco

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds Growth Fund of Ame...2.55%11,133,1831,760,378,89600.00%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.79%7,831,2571,238,278,357+78,811+1.02%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.20%5,244,048829,188,870+32,493+0.62%
Fidelity Contrafund1.10%4,816,070761,516,988-2,214-0.05%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.08%4,705,151743,978,476-17,827-0.38%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF0.99%4,312,799681,939,778+3,237+0.08%
American Funds Washington Mutual ...0.87%3,799,200600,729,50400.00%
PowerShares QQQ Trust0.81%3,531,257558,362,35700.00%
Government Pension Fund - Global ...0.71%3,098,429489,923,593+131,236+4.42%
Vanguard Dividend Growth Fund0.70%3,075,873486,357,039+1,030,691+50.40%