LOW - Lowe's Companies, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
93.25
-0.43 (-0.46%)
At close: 4:04PM EST

93.25 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:24PM EST

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Previous Close93.68
Open92.84
Bid93.01 x 800
Ask93.48 x 800
Day's Range92.01 - 93.47
52 Week Range79.11 - 117.70
Volume4,074,340
Avg. Volume5,178,943
Market Cap75.626B
Beta (3Y Monthly)2.03
PE Ratio (TTM)19.62
EPS (TTM)4.75
Earnings DateNov 20, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.92 (1.98%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-22
1y Target Est118.07
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  • Buy Lowe's (LOW) Stock Before Q3 Earnings After HD's Strong Quarter?
    Zacks52 minutes ago

    Buy Lowe's (LOW) Stock Before Q3 Earnings After HD's Strong Quarter?

    Is now the time to think about buying Lowe's stock? Let's take a look at its Q3 outlook and some fundamentals to find out.

  • Why Analysts Are Expecting Lowe’s EPS to Fall in Third Quarter
    Market Realist3 hours ago

    Why Analysts Are Expecting Lowe’s EPS to Fall in Third Quarter

    For the third quarter, analysts are expecting Lowe’s Companies (LOW) to post EPS of $0.98, which represents a fall of 6.7% from $1.05 in the corresponding quarter of 2017. The adoption of a new revenue recognition standard and the company’s decision to exit its Orchard Supply Hardware business is expected to lower Lowe’s EBIT margin from 9.2% in the third quarter of 2017 to 6.9%. Analysts expect the company’s effective tax rate to fall from 37.1% in the third quarter of 2017 to 25.5% due to the enactment of tax reforms.

  • 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Lowe’s Companies, HP and Conagra Brands
    InvestorPlace11 hours ago

    3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Lowe’s Companies, HP and Conagra Brands

    Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) and Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) led the way. AMD finished the session 3.3% higher as investors once again rushed back to the bullish side of the spectrum, though for the record, Advanced Micro Devices was down more than 6% in after-hours trading after rival Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) posted disappointing third-quarter results. BofA was up 2.5% mostly because the market’s rising tide lifted banks first and foremost.

  • What Are Analysts Expecting from Lowe’s Q3 Revenue?
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    What Are Analysts Expecting from Lowe’s Q3 Revenue?

    Analysts expect Lowe’s Companies (LOW) to post revenue of $17.4 billion in the third quarter, which represents an increase of 3.5% from $16.77 billion in the corresponding quarter of 2017. The revenue growth is expected to be driven by positive SSSG (same-store sales growth), the addition of new stores, and the adoption of a new revenue recognition standard. At the end of the second quarter of 2018, Lowe’s operated 2,155 stores compared to 2,144 in the third quarter of 2017.

  • Can Lowe’s Companies’ Q3 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?
    Market Realist6 hours ago

    Can Lowe’s Companies’ Q3 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Lowe’s Companies (LOW) plans to report its third-quarter earnings before the market opens on November 20. As of November 15, the company was trading at a stock price of $93.68, which represents a fall of 6.1% since the announcement of its third-quarter earnings on August 22. In the second quarter, Lowe’s had posted adjusted EPS of $2.07 on revenue of $20.89 billion, outperforming analysts’ EPS expectation of $2.02 and revenue estimate of $20.78 billion.

  • GuruFocus.comyesterday

    Bill Ackman Comments on Lowe's

    Lowe (LOW)'s shares appreciated 21% during the third quarter as investors responded enthusiastically to new CEO Marvin Ellison's initial commentary regarding Lowe's significant long-term potential. On his first earnings call, Mr. Ellison provided detailed examples that highlighted the opportunities for improvement and outlined a list of short and long-term initiatives to enhance the company's operational performance. Since then, Mr. Ellison has completed the hiring of his executive team and announced the closure of 50 underperforming stores (~2% of total stores).

  • GuruFocus.comyesterday

    Bill Ackman's Pershing Square 3rd Quarter Letter to Investors

    PSH has continued to make significant progress in the year to date. NAV per share has increased by 9.7%, compared with the S&P 500's year-to- date performance of 3.5%. This outperformance has been driven primarily by our investments in ADP, Lowe's, Starbucks, and Chipotle, which we describe in detail below.

  • Analysts Lower Their Price Targets for Home Depot after Q3
    Market Realistyesterday

    Analysts Lower Their Price Targets for Home Depot after Q3

    Of the 34 analysts that cover Home Depot (HD) stock, 76.5% have given it “buys,” while the remaining 23.5% have given it “holds.” No analysts have given the stock “sell” ratings. On average, analysts have a 12-month price target of $208.28 on the stock, which represents a potential upside of 16.4% from its current price of $179.0. Since the announcement of Home Depot’s fiscal 2018 third-quarter earnings results, Telsey Advisory Group, Wells Fargo, and Baird have all lowered their price targets on its stock.

  • Home Depot Beat Analysts’ EPS Expectation in Q3 2018
    Market Realistyesterday

    Home Depot Beat Analysts’ EPS Expectation in Q3 2018

    In the third quarter of fiscal 2018, Home Depot (HD) posted adjusted EPS of $2.51, a rise of 34.2% from $1.87 in the corresponding quarter of fiscal 2017.

  • What Led to the Improvement of Home Depot’s Net Margin in Q3?
    Market Realistyesterday

    What Led to the Improvement of Home Depot’s Net Margin in Q3?

    In the third quarter of fiscal 2018, Home Depot (HD) posted a net margin of 10.9% compared to 8.8% in the corresponding quarter of the previous year. The expansion in the company’s net margin was driven by its higher gross margin, its lower D&A (depreciation and amortization) and interest expenses, and a fall in its effective tax rate. Home Depot’s gross margin improved 0.2% due to its adoption of a new accounting standard that contributed 0.47%.

  • What Drove Home Depot’s Revenue in Q3 2018?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    What Drove Home Depot’s Revenue in Q3 2018?

    Home Depot’s revenue growth was driven by the net addition of new stores, positive SSSG (same-store sales growth) of 4.8%, and its adoption of a new revenue recognition standard. Home Depot posted positive SSSG in all of its regions except the Gulf region, which was negatively impacted by a comparison to hurricane-related sales in the corresponding quarter of the previous year.

  • Why Home Depot’s Q3 Earnings Failed to Impress Analysts
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Why Home Depot’s Q3 Earnings Failed to Impress Analysts

    Home Depot (HD) posted its fiscal 2018 third-quarter earnings results before the market opened on November 13. 

  • Benzinga2 days ago

    The Street Reacts To Home Depot's Q3 Beat

    Do-it-yourself home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD) reported third-quarter results Tuesday morning its which came in better than expected while management lifted its full year sales and profit forecast. Argus Research Company's Chris Graja maintains a Buy rating on Home Depot's stock with an unchanged $220 price target. UBS' Michael Lasser maintains at Buy, price target lowered from $225 to $220.

  • Factors Likely to Decide Lowe's (LOW) Fate in Q3 Earnings
    Zacks2 days ago

    Factors Likely to Decide Lowe's (LOW) Fate in Q3 Earnings

    Lowe's (LOW) Q3 performance is likely to gain from sturdy comps. However, efforts to rationalize inventory, adverse product mix shifts and higher transportation costs raise concerns.

  • Home Depot Earnings Easily Beat, But Dow Jones Stock Closes Lower
    Investor's Business Daily3 days ago

    Home Depot Earnings Easily Beat, But Dow Jones Stock Closes Lower

    Home Depot earnings rose 36%, easily beating estimates. The home improvement chain edged past views. The Dow Jones component opened lower.

  • InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Is Home Depot Stock a Buy Today?

    Home Depot (NYSE:HD) is the largest home improvement retailer in the U.S., which also means HD stock is linked closely with the housing market. Basically, this sector and HD stock are under a bit of pressure now, as the construction season is slowing down due to colder weather and e-commerce is eating into the companies’ broader offerings, like cleaning products, tools, etc. This explains why HD stock is now in the red about 4% year-to-date.

  • Earnings Preview: Lowe's (LOW) Q3 Earnings Expected to Decline
    Zacks3 days ago

    Earnings Preview: Lowe's (LOW) Q3 Earnings Expected to Decline

    Lowe's (LOW) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • Lowe's Companies, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call Webcast
    PR Newswire3 days ago

    Lowe's Companies, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call Webcast

    MOORESVILLE, N.C. , Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) third quarter 2018 earnings press release, you are invited to listen to its conference call ...

  • Reuters3 days ago

    US STOCKS-Futures point to rebound after technology-led selloff

    U.S. stock futures rose on Tuesday, as strong earnings from Home Depot Inc and a rebound in technology stocks put Wall Street on track to end a three-day run of losses. Shares of Home Depot rose 3.5 percent in premarket trading after the No.1 home improvement chain reported a better-than-expected rise in sales at established U.S. stores. The report comes in a week that is heavy on retail earnings, from companies including Walmart Inc and Macy's Inc, that could show how rising wages in the United States are eating into margins.

  • Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ for Williams-Sonoma ahead of Q3 Earnings
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Analysts Favor a ‘Hold’ for Williams-Sonoma ahead of Q3 Earnings

    Can Williams-Sonoma Outperform Analysts’ Expectations in Q3? Of the 25 analysts that follow Williams-Sonoma (WSM), 4.0% are favoring a “buy” rating, 80% are favoring a “hold” rating, and 16.0% are favoring a “sell” rating. On average, analysts have a 12-month price target of $62, which represents a downward potential of 3.1% from its stock price of $64.0.

  • Lowe's (LOW) Stock Moves -1.21%: What You Should Know
    Zacks4 days ago

    Lowe's (LOW) Stock Moves -1.21%: What You Should Know

    Lowe's (LOW) closed the most recent trading day at $95.65, moving -1.21% from the previous trading session.

  • TheStreet.com4 days ago

    Chart of the Day: Home Depot and Lowe's Go Head to Head in Home Improvement

    are battling for retail home improvement market share largely unchallenged by third parties. Both stocks are falling today as macro pressures from the Federal Reserve and mortgage data weigh on market sentiment, but at the same time each company is trying to position itself as the pre-eminent player in retail home improvement. One of the largest developments that both companies will need to address is the bankruptcy of what was once the nation's largest retailer in Sears.

  • Load Up on Home Depot Stock Ahead of Earnings?
    InvestorPlace4 days ago

    Load Up on Home Depot Stock Ahead of Earnings?

    Home Depot (NYSE:HD) stock has been unfairly punished, if you ask me. The retailer continues to beat expectations and is churning out some of the best growth in the industry. Despite that, though, HD stock has been pummeled during the recent selloff — Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW) too. What gives?

  • Why Analysts Expect Williams-Sonoma’s EPS to Rise in Q3
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Why Analysts Expect Williams-Sonoma’s EPS to Rise in Q3

    Can Williams-Sonoma Outperform Analysts’ Expectations in Q3? Analysts expect Williams-Sonoma (WSM) to post EPS of $0.94, which represents an increase of 9.7% from $0.86 in the corresponding quarter of the previous year. Williams-Sonoma’s EPS growth is expected to be driven by revenue growth, a lower effective tax rate, and share repurchases, partially offset by lower EBIT margins.

  • What to Expect from Williams-Sonoma’s Revenue in Q3
    Market Realist4 days ago

    What to Expect from Williams-Sonoma’s Revenue in Q3

    Can Williams-Sonoma Outperform Analysts’ Expectations in Q3? Analysts expect Williams-Sonoma (WSM) to post revenue of $1.37 billion in the third quarter, which represents an increase of 5.2% from $1.30 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Williams-Sonoma’s revenue growth will likely be driven by growth in both retail and e-commerce sales and the adoption of a new accounting standard.