|Bid||80.09 x 400|
|Ask||80.10 x 900|
|Day's Range||79.93 - 81.64|
|52 Week Range||64.87 - 86.25|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||22.78|
|Earnings Date||Nov 21, 2017|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.64 (2.02%)|
|1y Target Est||84.42|
Across the five moat sources (network effect, intangible assets, cost advantage, switching costs, and efficient scale), efficient scale is the most likely to drive a "narrow moat" rating from ...
MOORESVILLE, N.C., Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. announced it has named Whirlpool, Central Garden & Pet, and Chervon as the company's 2017 Vendor Partners of the Year. "Our vendor partners honored this year are focused on the customer and continue to create products that excite and bring value," said Mike P. McDermott, Lowe's chief customer officer. A valuable Lowe's partner for decades, Whirlpool plays a critical role in delivering an exceptional customer experience in appliances.
Last month, Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) unveiled a clever little tool that allows consumers that own Google Home devices — the voice-activated smart-home interface from Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL, NASDAQ:GOOG) — to order goods from the retailer with nothing more than a spoken word. It may not be a reason in and of itself to buy HD stock, but it’s certainly an interesting side story. For Home Depot’s voice-ordering option is a microcosm of how well this hardware store is winning the online war it’s waging — not just against Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW), but against Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) as well.
One month after holding a hiring event in Houston , a home improvement company will host another. North Carolina-based Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) plans to hire over 200 people Oct. 7 and will host ...
Lowe's (LOW) has been posting lower-than-expected results for the last two quarters. However, management is taking strategic initiatives to make a turnaround.
Central Garden & Pet (CENT) has been riding on robust strategies and solid brand portfolio. Also, the company is revamping both its Pet and Garden segments.
As of September 26, 2017, Lowe's was trading at 16.2x—compared to 15.2x before the announcement of its 2Q17 earnings.
Home Depot and Lowe’s have a strong history of returning cash to their shareholders. Home Depot paid dividends of $0.89 in 2Q17 at a dividend yield of 2.2%.
With EPS (earnings per share) growth of 14.6%, Lowe's (LOW) outperformed Home Depot in 2Q17. During the quarter, Lowe's posted an adjusted EPS of $1.68.
For the next four quarters, analysts expect Home Depot to post a gross margin, EBITDA margin, and net margins of 34.1%, 16.8%, and 8.8%, respectively.
Home Depot (HD) posted SSSG of 6.3%, while its US stores posted SSSG of 6.6%. Its stores in Mexico and Canada also posted positive SSSG.
In 2Q17, Home Depot posted an adjusted EPS of $2.25 on revenues of $28.1 billion. Analysts expected it to post EPS of $2.22 on revenues of $27.8 billion.
There are a lot of questions regarding the housing market when it comes to natural disasters, inventory and President Trump’s tax reform plan. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Chrsitoforous sits down with CEO and President of Taylor Morrison Sheryl Palmer to figure out what investors can expect.
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