Why Costco, Kohl’s, and Five Below Were All Sliding Today
Retail stocks including Costco (NASDAQ: COST), Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS), and Five Below (NASDAQ: FIVE) were getting shocked today after retail giants including Walmart and Target badly missed bottom-line estimates and their first-quarter earnings reports. Both companies also cut their guidance for the year, warning that challenges from inflation and supply chain disruptions would persist. As of 11:05 a.m. ET, Costco stock was down 11.4%, while Kohl’s had given up 10%, and Five Below was off 9.1%.