Home Depot (NYSE:HD)

ThinkstockPhotos-464526524

The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

April 28, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday after the Bank of Japan made no move to cut its interest rate and the dollar fell in response. The first estimate of ...
Read Full Story »
Warren Buffett

10 Great Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Have Never Sold

Warren Buffett is considered by many people to be the best investor of modern times. Getting to be the world's richest man on paper may have something to do with ...
Read Full Story »
tools

The Perfect Storm for Home Improvement Leaders

When housing prices are on the march higher, it is sometimes difficult for homeowners and some first-time buyers to find something affordable. Many also choose just to stay put and ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

5 Surprisingly Strong Dow Stock Upgrades, Plus Berkshire Hathaway

This past week was an incredible one, but not on the overall weekly market performance. The big news is that stocks closed out the first quarter with a slight gain. Not ...
Read Full Story »
Shoppers

Barclays Issues Controversial Retail Coverage on Top Retailers

If you ever want to know what happens when you see an analyst issue new coverage that goes against the grain and goes against what is popular, look no further ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Best Buy, Fitbit, Home Depot, Lululemon, Micron and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on the last day of the quarter, with the Dow coming into Thursday up about 300 points year to date. With stocks positive in 2016, ...
Read Full Story »
Stock market tickers

The 4 Stocks That Held The Dow Up on Monday

March 28, 2016: Markets opened higher on Monday after the three-day weekend and an early morning report on personal spending. The PCE index excluding food and energy rose 0.1% which ...
Read Full Story »
Lumber stack

UBS Has 4 Dividend-Yielding Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Stocks to Buy

One of the greatest strategies for investors to follow is actually a very simple one, look for stocks that can provide solid total return. Total return is the combination of ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AstraZeneca, 3D Systems, Barrick Gold, Home Depot, Oasis Petroleum, Whiting Petroleum and More

Stocks were trading down on Wednesday, but likely that had nothing to do with the Ides of March. After a four-week rally, which followed about six weeks of serious selling, ...
Read Full Story »
Industrial

HD Supply Tops Earnings Estimates, Offers Strong Outlook

Industrial distributor HD Supply Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
Read Full Story »
Home Depot logo

Home Depot Offers $13 Million to Settle Data Breach Claims

Home improvement giant Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) filed papers with the federal district court in Atlanta offering to pay up to $19.5 million to compensate consumers who were harmed ...
Read Full Story »
Home Depot logo

Is Home Depot Opening Itself Up To Future Activist Investors?

Activist investors and larger investors alike have been pressing companies to become more open to outside influence. Why companies cooperate sometimes remains a mystery. Other times it is obvious why. ...
Read Full Story »
aluminum cans

Cheap Gas Could Give Consumers Up to $80 Billion This Year: 4 Stocks That Could Benefit

Face it, unless you live in California, it’s almost been a pleasure to go fill up your vehicle these days. With prices dipping as low as $1.25 in some areas, ...
Read Full Story »
buy button

The 18 Companies That Will Buy Back the Most Stock in 2016

When corporations are profitable and established, they tend to return capital to shareholders. This can be achieved via stock buybacks to shrink the float and to support the stock, or ...
Read Full Story »
Lumber stack

Home Depot Raises Dividend Following Record Earnings

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Tuesday. The home improvement retailer posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 and $21 ...
Read Full Story »