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How Do Lowe’s Earnings Compare to Home Depot?

Wednesday before the markets opened, Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported fourth-quarter financials as $0.46 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.5 billion in revenue. That topped Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

February 24, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday as investors waited to hear what Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen had to say to the U.S. Senate. Wage growth remains weak and ...
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Home Depot Dividend Boost Pushes Stock to All-Time Highs

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The home improvement retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.05 and $19.16 billion ...
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What to Expect From Home Depot and Lowe’s Earnings

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) are set to report earnings this Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, respectively. These two home improvement giants will be fighting ...
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Top 11 Corporate Earnings for the Coming Week

Corporate earnings season is now winding down, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the coming week. We have reviewed ...
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Customer Satisfaction Lowest at Wal-Mart, Highest at Nordstrom and Amazon

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for retail stores and websites was published on Wednesday, and the surprising thing is how thoroughly Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is disliked. Excepting ...
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Home Depot Adds 80,000 Workers for Spring Season

The spring gardening and home fix-up season mirrors for home improvement stores the December holiday season for most other retailers. To underline the importance of the spring season, Home Depot ...
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The 4 Stocks That Kept the DJIA Afloat

February 4, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday following a weaker than expected report from ADP on employment gains. Crude oil had lost a sharp gain by the time the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

January 30, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday after the report on GDP showed expansion in the U.S. economy was less than expected.  Equities traded in the red in all ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

January 29, 2015: Markets opened slightly higher on Thursday then sank before making a comeback later in the day. Only the oil and gas sector is trading lower as the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Friday’s Market

January 16, 2015: Markets opened slightly lower on Friday before turning around about an hour later. Energy stocks led the recovery after a report from the International Energy Agency lowered ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank Thursday’s Market

January 15, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday following an announcement from the Swiss National Bank that it would no longer support the franc at €1.20. Oil prices shot up ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for Home Depot in 2015

The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) closed out the 2014 at $104.97, for a gain of 30.2%, including its dividend adjustments. The 2014 trading range was $73.96 to $106.02, and ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

January 7, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday after ADP and TrimTab reports on unemployment came in a shade above expectations. The U.S. trade balance improved in November primarily on ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA Friday

January 2, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but trading settled into another sluggish trading session. The price of crude bounced around from a low near $52 to a high ...
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