|Bid||17.92 x 4000|
|Ask||18.09 x 800|
|Day's Range||17.80 - 18.10|
|52 Week Range||16.52 - 37.49|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||5.92|
|Earnings Date||Jun 27, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.64 (3.81%)|
|1y Target Est||17.76|
Williams-Sonoma (WSM) posted revenue of $1.20 billion in the first quarter with retail sales forming 46.3% of the total revenue, while e-commerce generated 53.7%. The revenue growth was driven by growth in both retail as well as E-commerce sales. During the quarter, revenue from retail sales increased 4.9% to $556.8 million.
Lowe’s Companies (LOW) posted gross margin, EBITDA margin, and net margin of 34.6%, 10.5%, and 5.7%, respectively, in the first quarter. They were 34.4%, 9.3%, and 5.2%, respectively, in Q1 2017.
Lowe’s Companies (LOW) posted revenue of $17.4 billion for the first quarter, which was lower than analysts’ expectation of $17.6 billion. Revenue growth was driven by the addition of new stores, positive SSSG (same-store sales growth) of 0.6%, the addition of new stores, and the adoption of a new accounting standard, which contributed $130 million to first-quarter revenues. By the end of the first quarter, Lowe’s was operating 2,154 stores, which represents an increase of 17 stores from 2,137 in Q1 2017.
UNION, N.J., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) announced today that it has appointed Stephanie Bell-Rose, senior managing director at TIAA and head of the TIAA Institute, as an independent member of the Company's Board of Directors, effective May 18, 2018. This appointment expands the Board to 12 members. The Company has nominated Bell-Rose for election at Bed Bath & Beyond's 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Bell-Rose received the John H. Niemeyer Award for Leadership in Advancing Educational Equity and Excellence from Bank Street College, and The John F. Kennedy School of Government Alumni Achievement Award. She received AB, JD and MPA degrees from Harvard University.
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On May 17, Lowe’s (LOW) was trading at $85.47 per share. On that day, analysts expected the company’s stock price to reach $105.24 for a return potential of 23.1%.
Due to its high visibility in Lowe’s (LOW) earnings, we have opted for the forward price-to-earnings multiple. The forward PE multiple is calculated by dividing the company’s stock price by analysts’ earnings per share estimates for the next four quarters. The lower-than-expected margins and EPS during the fourth quarter of 2017 led Lowe’s stock price and its valuation multiple to fall.
Analysts expect Lowe’s (LOW) to post earnings per share of $1.22, which represents 18.4% year-over-year growth from $1.03. The company’s EPS growth is expected to be driven by revenue growth, expansion of its net margin, and share repurchases. Analysts expect Lowe’s net margin to improve from 5.2% to 5.8% due to the lower effective tax rate.
Analysts expect Lowe’s (LOW) to post revenues of ~$17.5 billion in the first quarter, which represents year-over-year growth of 3.7% from ~$16.9 billion. Lowe’s revenue growth is expected to be driven by the addition of new stores in the last four quarters, positive SSSG (same-store sales growth), and incremental sales from the acquisition of Maintenance Supply Headquarters. By the end of the fourth quarter of 2017, Lowe’s (LOW) operated 2,152 stores compared to 2,137 by the end of the first quarter of 2017.
Lowe’s (LOW) is scheduled to announce its first-quarter earnings before the market opens on May 23. On May 17, Lowe’s was trading at $85.47, which represents a fall of 10.8% since the announcement of its Q4 2017 earnings on February 28.
As of May 15, Home Depot (HD) was trading at $187.98. That day, analysts’ 12-month price target for the stock was $211.14, implying a 12.3% return.
Due to its high visibility in Home Depot’s (HD) future earnings, we have opted to use the company’s PE (price-to-earnings) multiple. Forward PE multiples are calculated by dividing a company’s stock price by analysts’ EPS (earnings per share) estimate for the next four quarters.
Home Depot (HD) posted adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $2.08 in the first quarter, against analysts’ estimate of $2.05. Year-over-year, the company’s EPS grew 24.6%, driven by revenue growth, net margin expansion, and share repurchases.
Home Depot (HD) posted a gross margin, EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) margin, and net margin of 34.5%, 13.6%, and 9.6%, respectively, in the first quarter, compared with 34.1%, 14.0%, and 8.4% in the same quarter last year.
Home Depot (HD) posted revenue of $24.95 billion in the first quarter, against analysts’ estimate of $25.15 billion. It blamed unfavorable weather for its lower-than-expected sales. However, the company’s revenue rose 4.4% YoY (year-over-year) from $23.89 billion. As shown in the graph below, its revenue has grown 4.4% on average in the last five quarters.
Home Depot (HD) reported its first-quarter earnings before the market opened on May 15, posting adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $2.08 on revenue of $24.95 billion. Year-over-year, the company’s EPS grew 24.6%, while its revenue grew 4.4%.
As of May 10, Home Depot (HD) was trading at $187.16. That day, analysts were expecting its stock price to reach $211.24, which represents a 12.9% rise from its current price.
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Analysts expect Home Depot (HD) to post revenue of $25.2 billion, which represents 5.5% growth from the $23.9 billion it saw in 1Q17. The company posted revenue growth of 4.9%, 6.2%, 8.1%, and 7.5% in 1Q17, 2Q17, 3Q17, and 4Q17, respectively.
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I happened to read a May 4 article discussing the reasons why Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) lost 17% of its value in the month of April — BBBY hasn’t had a positive annual return since 2013 — and it got me thinking about other potential stocks to buy that lost ground last month.
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