Home Depot (NYSE:HD)

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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

September 2 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday, following the lead of the overnight futures market. After the opening bell equities traded sideways for most of the morning, dipped in ...
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Hot Retail Stock Added as UBS Makes Big Changes to Dividend Ruler List

As the dog days of August continue to tick slowly off the calendar, major Wall Street firms are fine tuning the portfolios they show to their clients in an effort ...
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How Home Depot and Lowe’s Respond to Housing Market Conditions

Earnings for Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) are both out now to be digested. The storyline for Home Depot is positive since its overall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Analog Devices, Canadian Solar, Home Depot, Marvell, Wal-Mart and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday. The one trend that is nearly four years old now is that investors have bought every stock market sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens ...
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Are Home Depot Earnings Really Good Enough For All-Time Highs?

The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE: HD) reported its fiscal second quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The home improvement giant had $1.71 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Why the Earnings Bar Is Set Lower for Lowe’s Than Home Depot

Both Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) are reporting earnings this week. As they are the two largest home improvement retailers in the United States, 24/7 Wall ...
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The Top 7 Earnings Reports for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We are just closing out the earnings season in which ...
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Lumber Liquidators Brand Is Mud

The once great specialty retailer, Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LL), reported second-quarter 2015 results that vastly fell short of expectations. The company’s stock trading down 23% Wednesday afternoon and ...
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Home Depot Makes an Unusual but Very Strategic Acquisition

Before the markets opened Wednesday morning, Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) announced that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Interline Brands, a distributor and direct marketer of broad-line ...
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4 Retail Stocks to Buy That Should Shrug Off Higher Interest Rates

Hardline retail stocks rely on consumers to keep earnings growing, and rising interest rates can put a crimp into what has been a very good sector for investors to own ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon, Home Depot, Lululemon, 3M, Vodafone, Mondelez, Chevron and More

Stocks were marginally lower on Monday to kick off the week, after the prior week was in the red. The one trend that is nearly four years old is that ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Wednesday

June 3, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday following encouraging reports on the U.S. trade deficit (down) and non-farm employment up more than expected. The Fed’s Beige Book acknowledged continued ...
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Average Cost of Data Breach Rises to $3.8 Million

Based on a study of 350 companies in 11 countries, the average data breach costs a company an average of $3.79 million, or $154 for every lost or stolen record. ...
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The Dividend and Buyback War Between Home Depot and Lowe’s

As it has been said over and over, investors just love dividends and buybacks. They also love when dividends grow and when companies renew and expand their buybacks. In the ...
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How to Beat Weak Same-Store Sales: Stop Reporting Them

Is there a person out there who has never been told, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all?” In the corporate world that typically translates to, ...
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