LOW - Lowe's Companies, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
94.98
+2.93 (+3.18%)
At close: 4:01PM EST
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Previous Close92.05
Open92.83
Bid0.00 x 3000
Ask110.48 x 800
Day's Range92.68 - 95.03
52 Week Range81.16 - 117.70
Volume7,206,610
Avg. Volume5,257,067
Market Cap76.265B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.57
PE Ratio (TTM)21.17
EPS (TTM)4.49
Earnings DateFeb 27, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.92 (2.09%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-22
1y Target Est111.86
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  • What Analysts Expect from Lowe’s EPS in 2019
    Market Realist4 days ago

    What Analysts Expect from Lowe’s EPS in 2019

    Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts’ 2018 EPS expectations In the first three quarters of 2018, Lowe’s Companies (LOW) posted adjusted EPS of $4.30, a rise of 17.8% from $3.65 in

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Lowe's is one small drop from violating years-long support, and it could mean trouble

    Big box retailers Home Depot and Lowe's are getting beaten down. Lowe's is a hair from breaking a key support level, says Trading Analysis.com's Todd Gordon.

  • Digging Deeper into Lowe’s Strategies
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Digging Deeper into Lowe’s Strategies

    Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?(Continued from Prior Part)Lowe’s strategiesAfter strategically reassessing its business, Lowe’s Companies’ (LOW) management announced during the company’s third-quarter

  • Reuters4 days ago

    Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven U.S. economic growth

    After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters. Federal Reserve officials and many economists have long counted on continued robust consumer spending to keep the economy chugging along, despite headwinds from recent financial markets turbulence, trade conflicts and weakening global growth. Now they fear the consumer boom could be on the cusp of a reversal.

  • TheStreet.com4 days ago

    Home Depot Stock Trades Lower on JPMorgan Price Cut

    was lower Thursday after JPMorgan Chase cut its target price for the home-improvement retailer to $203 from $208 but continues to be overweight the stock. -resistant nature of the industry, and significant financial and operating leverage that amplifies EPS growth in better sales environments. With internal momentum building, we expect HD to benefit from its refocused branding and value proposition, which has driven favorable traffic and ticket trends at the retailer," JPMorgan said in a note to investors.

  • How Does Lowe’s Valuation Compare to Those of Its Peers?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    How Does Lowe’s Valuation Compare to Those of Its Peers?

    Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?(Continued from Prior Part)LOW’s valuation On January 16, Lowe’s Companies (LOW) was trading at a forward PE multiple of 15.7x. In comparison, Lowe’s was trading at a discount

  • Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?

    Will Marvin Ellison’s Initiatives Spark a Turnaround for Lowe’s?LOW’s performance Last year was a tough one for home improvement retailers. The SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF (XHB), which tracks home improvement and furnishing companies, fell

  • Why Home Depot Stock Is Down Today
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Why Home Depot Stock Is Down Today

    Why Home Depot Stock Is Down TodayAnalysts’ recommendationsToday, JPMorgan Chase cut its price target for Home Depot (HD) to $203 from $208. The new target represents a potential upside of 14.7% from its January 16 closing price of $177.04.Other

  • Markit5 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Lowe's Companies Inc.

    # Lowe's Companies Inc ### NYSE:LOW View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is extremely low for LOW with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting LOW. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $11.31 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold LOW are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Positive According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. LOW credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Lowe's (LOW) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know
    Zacks6 days ago

    Lowe's (LOW) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Lowe's (LOW) closed at $93.96, marking a -1% move from the previous day.

  • Barrons.com6 days ago

    Sherwin-Williams Results Don’t Bode Well for Home Depot and Lowe’s

    The latest sales figures from the paint maker could mean investors should rein in expectations for the major home improvement retailers.

  • Why Analysts Expect Home Depot’s EPS Growth to Slow
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Why Analysts Expect Home Depot’s EPS Growth to Slow

    Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year?(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts’ EPS expectationsHome Depot’s (HD) adjusted EPS grew 32.0% YoY (year-over-year) to $7.64 from $5.79 in last year’s first three quarters, driven by revenue growth, net

  • How Home Depot Aims to Drive Its Sales
    Market Realist8 days ago

    How Home Depot Aims to Drive Its Sales

    Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year?(Continued from Prior Part)Home Depot’s integrated retail strategyTo counter Amazon (AMZN), Home Depot (HD) has been focusing on its integrated retail strategy, One Home Depot. The strategy integrates its offline and online channels to enhance customers’ experience, which could be hard for Amazon to

  • Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ for Home Depot
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Analysts Favor ‘Buy’ for Home Depot

    Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year? (Continued from Prior Part) ## Analysts’ recommendations Of the 34 analysts covering Home Depot (HD), 73.5% recommend “buy,” and 26.5% recommend “hold.” None recommend “sell.” Their average 12-month PT (price target) of $203.93 implies a 13.7% upside from its January 11 closing price of $179.41. This month, RBC raised Home Depot’s PT from $191 to $196, while UBS lowered its PT from $220 to $200. After Home Depot announced its third-quarter earnings on November 13, Credit Suisse, Baird, Stifel, and Telsey Advisory Group cut their PTs. Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgraded the stock from “buy” to “neutral,” and lowered its PT from $219 to $195. ## Peer comparison Of the 32 analysts covering Lowe’s (LOW), 71.9% recommend “buy,” and 28.1% recommend “hold.” Their average 12-month PT of $111.86 implies a 15.0% upside from the stock’s current price of $97.30. Of the 24 analysts covering Williams-Sonoma (WSM), 4.2% recommend “buy,” 79.2% recommend “hold,” and 16.7% recommend “sell.” Their average 12-month PT of $55.50 implies a 5.4% upside from the stock’s current price of $52.81. Of the 22 analysts covering Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), 63.6% recommend “hold,” and 36.4% recommend “sell.” Their average 12-month PT of $13.40 implies a 12.0% downside from the stock’s current price of $15.23. ## Valuation As of January 11, Home Depot’s forward PE multiple was 17.5x, compared with 23.0x at the beginning of last year. Home Depot’s stock price decline lowered its valuation multiple. On the same day, Lowe’s, Williams-Sonoma, and Bed Bath & Beyond had forward PE multiples of 16.3x, 11.9x, and 16.3x, respectively. Home Depot’s EPS are 18.3 times analysts’ 2018 expectations, and 17.4 times their 2019 expectations. They estimate that its EPS rose 31.4% last year, and that they will rise 4.9% this year. Next, we’ll look at Home Depot’s strategies and analysts’ revenue expectations. Continue to Next Part Browse this series on Market Realist: * Part 1 - Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year? * Part 3 - How Home Depot Aims to Drive Its Sales * Part 4 - Why Analysts Expect Home Depot’s EPS Growth to Slow

  • Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year?
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Could Home Depot Turn Around this Year?

    Last year was tough for home improvement retailers, including Home Depot (HD), whose stock price fell 9.3%. The stock fell despite Home Depot beating analysts’ EPS expectations in the first three quarters of 2018, as investors grew skeptical about increased interest rates and the weak housing market. Weakness in broader equity markets—the S&P 500 fell 6.2%—didn’t help, either.

  • Amazon to Invest in Balyo to Expand Warehouse Automation
    Zacks11 days ago

    Amazon to Invest in Balyo to Expand Warehouse Automation

    Amazon (AMZN) plans to invest in a warehouse robotics firm, Balyo, in a bid to cut costs and speed up order deliveries.

  • Motley Fool12 days ago

    3 Retail Stocks for Your Watch List

    Not every retailer is a sitting duck for Amazon, and these three companies carved out a comfortable niche to thrive in.

  • Why Did Barclays Downgrade Lowe’s?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Why Did Barclays Downgrade Lowe’s?

    On January 9, Barclays downgraded Lowe’s (LOW) from “overweight” to “equal weight.” Barclays lowered its target price from $120 to $105.

  • Lowe's (LOW) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know
    Zacks13 days ago

    Lowe's (LOW) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

    Lowe's (LOW) closed at $97.03 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.61% move from the prior day.

  • Barrons.com13 days ago

    Lowe’s Downgraded by Barclays in a Softening Market

    The perennial No. 2 home-improvement chain still has room for improvement, but a souring backdrop could make for tougher times ahead

  • CEO departures hit highest level since recession
    Yahoo Finance13 days ago

    CEO departures hit highest level since recession

    A record number of CEOs left their posts in 2018.

  • Lowe's to Sharpen Edge, Hiring of 65,000 Associates on Cards
    Zacks15 days ago

    Lowe's to Sharpen Edge, Hiring of 65,000 Associates on Cards

    Lowe's (LOW) announces plans to hire more than 65,000 associates this year to improve customer service and product availability.

  • The Wall Street Journal18 days ago

    [$$] Lowe's Plans to Hire More Than 65,000 This Year

    The hires would include more than 50,000 seasonal positions, as well as nearly 10,000 permanent associates who would be part of its merchandising service team, focused on inventory management. As part of its strategic effort, home-improvement retailer Lowe’s said it has reduced some in-store support functions, including discontinuing the Project Specialist Interiors program. Lowe’s said its hiring plans also include about 6,000 full-time assistant store manager and department supervisor roles and more than 2,000 technology roles.

  • Lowe’s to hire for 65,000 positions, even while cutting other jobs
    American City Business Journals18 days ago

    Lowe’s to hire for 65,000 positions, even while cutting other jobs

    Among the permanent positions are IT jobs and a “merchandising service team” to manage inventory in the stores. The nation's No. 2 home-improvement retailer also will cut jobs in some areas.

  • Student Debt Hinders Millennial Homeownership
    Yahoo Finance Video5 days ago

    Student Debt Hinders Millennial Homeownership

    Yahoo Finance’s Adam Shapiro and Julie Hyman join First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming and LendingTree Chief Economist Tendayi Kapfidze to discuss the correlation between low millennial homeownership and student debt.