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99 of 500
99. Costco Wholesale
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 99 (Previous rank: 94)
CEO: James D. Sinegal
Employees: 98,500
Address: 999 Lake Dr.
Issaquah, Washington  98027
Country: U.S.
Revenues 64,400.2 7.1
Profits 1,082.8 -1.9
Assets 19,606.6
Stockholders' equity 8,623.3
Revenues 2
Assets 6
1 Home Depot 65 84,740.0
2 Costco Wholesale 99 64,400.2
3 Lowe's 145 48,283.0
4 Best Buy 177 40,023.0
5 Hutchison Whampoa 286 28,034.7
6 Arcandor 394 21,353.9
7 Otto Group 397 21,247.3
8 Staples 439 19,372.7
9 Kingfisher 449 18,744.0
10 TJX 452 18,647.1
From the July 21, 2008 issue
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2007.
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