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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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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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Analyst’s 5 Top Retailers That Could Offer Earnings Surprises

Even though some pundits have been disappointed with the consumer spending numbers as gasoline prices have dropped, the bottom line is that things are much better than a few years ago ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon, Lowe’s, Paycom, Under Armour, Wal-Mart, Verizon and More

After a promising start Tuesday, the markets once again fizzled out to close mostly flat. With the markets looking flat to start Wednesday's trading, some positive earnings news has started ...
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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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Top Technology and Momentum Stocks Catch Insider Selling

In what is becoming a predictable pattern, despite the sizable market rally this past week, following some serious selling promoted by the plunge in oil price and energy stocks, insider ...
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How Can Home Depot Drop Prices 40%?

There are several reasons retailers drop prices over the holidays. One is to bring in shoppers and hope they will buy products which are not deeply discounted. Another is to ...
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Black Friday Sales Off and Running — on Monday

Even though Black Friday is still five days away, big retailers are getting a jump on the traditional beginning of the holiday shopping season with pre-Black Friday and other countdown ...
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Why Lowe’s Earnings Report Blows Away Home Depot

Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The home improvement retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.59 and $13.68 billion in revenues. ...
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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 both set to report third-quarter results this week, after shares have performed stronger than previously expected following the ...
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Analyst Gets More Bullish on Home Depot and Lowe’s

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) and Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) have each reached 52-week highs in the months since the hack on Home Depot. Oppenheimer’s Brian Nagel has weighed ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BioMarin, BP, Genworth, Petrobras, Target and More

Stocks were indicated higher yet again on Monday, with the broader markets now effectively at new all-time highs. Investors have shown over and over that they are eager to buy ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Cree, JD.Com, RF Micro, Kraft, Sprint, Visa and More

Stocks were trading lower Thursday morning. One thing that holds true is that investors keep proving that they will step into the market and buy value stocks and overlooked stocks ...
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