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Home Depot reported results for its fiscal first quarter Tuesday morning.
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stock is not in need of much repair despite reporting a mixed quarter challenged by inclement weather. "We were pleased with the underlying performance of the core business despite unfavorable weather in February and significant deflation in lumber prices compared to a year ago," CEO Craig Menear said. Analysts expressed mild disappointment with the comparable-store figure at Home Depot, which is a holding of Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.
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Chip stocks led stock futures higher Tuesday following a stay in U.S. trade measures against China's Huawei. But retailers including Home Depot lost ground.
Home Depot reported better than expected profit and revenue for the first quarter despite a damp start to 2019. Comparable store sales, a key gauge of a retailer's health, increased 2.5%, short of the 4.2% expected by industry analysts, according to a survey Zacks Investment Research. Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, said weather was not the only thing Home Depot had to deal with.
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Sector analysts have said that unusually cold and wet weather in several U.S. states, which delayed the onset of spring and kept many Americans indoors, were likely to have hurt first-quarter sales of Home Depot's gardening-related products. While the unfavorable weather has led contractors to delay housing projects and prevented do-it-yourself customers from working outdoors, land and labor shortages have also hurt lumber demand. "We were pleased with the underlying performance of the core business despite unfavorable weather in February and significant deflation in lumber prices compared to a year ago," Chief Executive Officer Craig Menear said in the results statement.
The Nasdaq Composite gave up nearly 1.5% on Monday, as that index and the S&P 500 (easily the two broadest, and thus most important, measures of large-cap health) fell significantly further away from their respective 50-day simple moving averages. Trading volume was significantly lower at the Nasdaq than it was at the New York Stock Exchange -- and for shares listed at either exchange, volume fell sharply from where it has landed on other recent down days for the indices. The Philadelphia Semiconductor Index (SOX) was routed for the day to the tune of more than 4%.
Home Depot (HD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 5.09% and 0.32%, respectively, for the quarter ended April 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
U.S. stock futures rose on Tuesday and global stocks snapped back following a move by the Commerce Department to ease restrictions on the ability of China's Huawei Technologies to do business with U.S. companies, soothing concerns of an all-out tech war between Washington and Beijing. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Huawei will be able to access U.S. technology and purchase equipment from American companies for up to 90 days in order to maintain existing network and update handsets. Contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 144 points, futures for the S&P 500 were up 16.35 points, and Nasdaq futures gained 63.25 points.
Home Depot earnings and sales were better than expected. Home Depot stock turned lower, stuck below key support. Lowe's earnings are Wednesday.
This trend has been in place since the recession, offering Home Depot a big boost, but there have been signs that the market is cooling off. On Tuesday, the company said the current housing backdrop led it to reaffirm its guidance for fiscal 2019.The spring is Home Depot’s most lucrative time of the year, a period that spans the end of the first quarter and the beginning of the second. The company said it was pleased with the underlying performance of its core business despite unfavorable weather in February.Like many long-standing national retailers, Home Depot has basically stopped adding stores and instead relies on making locations more productive while boosting online purchases.
posted stronger-than-expected first quarter earnings Tuesday, and confirmed its full-year earnings guidance, but unfavorable February weather hit same stores sales growth rates for the world's biggest home improvement retailer. Home Depot said diluted earnings for the three months ending on May 5 came in at $2.27 per share, up 9.13% from the same period last year and 9 cents ahead of the consensus Street forecast. Home Depot also said same stores sales in the U.S. rose 3% from last year, while global comparable revenues rose 2.5%, well shy of the 4.2%.
Home Depot reported a rise in earnings that beat analysts’ expectations in the first quarter, but a closely watched sales metric missed estimates as the US housing market stuttered. The Atlanta-based company said net earnings rose to $2.5bn in the first quarter of fiscal 2019, beating expectations and up from $2.4bn the previous year. Earnings per diluted share rose to $2.27, 9 cents above estimates compiled by Factset.
(LOW) (ticker: LOW) is scheduled to report earnings on Wednesday, ahead of the market open. Lowe’s stock is up 18.2% year to date, after rising 25% in the trailing 12-month period. Lowe’s outperformed its main rival Home Depot last year, too, and a lot of that is from optimism about its turnaround, after former J.C. Penney (JCP) head Marvin Ellison was named CEO.
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