Home Depot, Inc. (The) Company Profile (NYSE:HD)

About Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)

Home Depot, Inc. (The) logoThe Home Depot, Inc. (The Home Depot) is a home improvement retailer. The Company sells an assortment of building materials, home improvement products, and lawn and garden products, and provides various services. The Home Depot stores serves three primary customer groups: do-it-yourself (DIY) customers, do-it-for-me (DIFM) customers and professional customers. Its DIY customers are home owners purchasing products and completing their own projects and installations. The Company assists these customers with specific product and installation questions both in its stores and through online resources and other media designed to provide product and project knowledge. Its DIFM customers are home owners purchasing materials themselves and hiring third parties to complete the project or installation. Professional Customers are primarily professional renovators/remodelers, general contractors, repairmen, installers, small business owners and tradesmen.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Home Improvement Products & Services Retailers
  • Sub-Industry: Home Improvement Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:HD
  • CUSIP: 43707610
  • Web: www.homedepot.com
  • Market Cap: $194.2 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,178,818,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $161.31
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $154.62
  • 52 Week Range: $119.20 - $166.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.71
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.82
  • P/E Growth: 1.77
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $97.36 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.99
  • Book Value: $3.01 per share
  • Price / Book: 54.73
  • Annual Dividend: $3.56
  • Dividend Yield: 2.2%
  • EBITDA: $16.07 billion
  • Net Margins: 8.63%
  • Return on Equity: 192.30%
  • Return on Assets: 18.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 6.87%
  • Current Ratio: 1.30%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.48%
  • Average Volume: 4.74 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.07
  • Short Ratio: 2.87

Frequently Asked Questions for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)

What is Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock symbol?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HD."

How often does Home Depot, Inc. (The) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Home Depot, Inc. (The)?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.89 per share on Thursday, September 14th. This represents a $3.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. View Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s Dividend History.

How will Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock buyback program work?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, April 9th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $15,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 8.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s earnings last quarter?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 15th. The company reported $2.25 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.21 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $28.11 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.84 billion. Home Depot, Inc. (The) had a net margin of 8.63% and a return on equity of 192.30%. Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s revenue for the quarter was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.97 earnings per share. View Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s Earnings History.

When will Home Depot, Inc. (The) make its next earnings announcement?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Home Depot, Inc. (The).

What guidance has Home Depot, Inc. (The) issued on next quarter's earnings?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.29 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.24. The company issued revenue guidance of +5.3% to ~$99.61 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $99.35 billion.

Where is Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock going? Where will Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock price be in 2017?

24 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock. Their forecasts range from $152.00 to $189.00. On average, they anticipate Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock price to reach $172.32 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Home Depot, Inc. (The).

Are investors shorting Home Depot, Inc. (The)?

Home Depot, Inc. (The) saw a decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 13,415,735 shares, a decrease of 23.1% from the September 15th total of 17,447,013 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,914,990 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short.

Who are some of Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s key competitors?

Who are Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s key executives?

Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Craig A. Menear, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Carol B. Tome, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services
  • Matthew A. Carey, Chief Information Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Teresa Wynn Roseborough, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
  • Timothy M. Crow, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • Ann-Marie Campbell, Executive Vice President – U.S. Stores
  • Edward P. Decker, Executive Vice President - Merchandising
  • Mark Q. Holifield, Executive Vice President - Supply Chain and Product Development
  • William G. Lennie, Executive Vice President – Outside Sales & Service
  • Gregory D. Brenneman, Lead Independent Director

Who owns Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock?

Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.46%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.19%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.09%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.08%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.07%) and PGGM Investments (0.06%). Company insiders that own Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock include Ann Marie Campbell, Carol B Tome, Craig A Menear, Edward P Decker, Gregory D Brenneman, Jeffery H Boyd, Mark C Vadon, Mark Holifield, Matt Carey, Teresa Wynn Roseborough, Timothy M Crow, Wayne M Hewett and William G Lennie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Home Depot, Inc. (The).

Who sold Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock? Who is selling Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock?

Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Treasurer State of Michigan, Private Asset Management Inc., Sit Investment Associates Inc., Inverness Counsel LLC NY, Bridges Investment Counsel Inc., Centre Asset Management LLC, Park National Corp OH and Sumitomo Life Insurance Co.. Company insiders that have sold Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock in the last year include Ann Marie Campbell, Craig A Menear, Edward P Decker, Mark Holifield, Matt Carey, Teresa Wynn Roseborough and William G Lennie. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Depot, Inc. (The).

Who bought Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock? Who is buying Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock?

Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Fisher Asset Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Shell Asset Management Co., Rockefeller Financial Services Inc., Mizuho Securities USA LLC and Personal Capital Advisors Corp. Company insiders that have bought Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock in the last two years include Gregory D Brenneman, Jeffery H Boyd, Mark C Vadon and Wayne M Hewett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Depot, Inc. (The).

How do I buy Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock?

Shares of Home Depot, Inc. (The) can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Home Depot, Inc. (The)'s stock price today?

One share of Home Depot, Inc. (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $164.74.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE HD)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  938 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  567 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,505
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Home Depot, Inc. (The) and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 18 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $172.32 (4.60% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Price Target History for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Analysts' Ratings History for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$175.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$171.00N/AView Rating Details
10/3/2017Gordon HaskettInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$189.00LowView Rating Details
10/1/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$164.00LowView Rating Details
9/18/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$179.00LowView Rating Details
9/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
9/5/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$170.00MediumView Rating Details
8/16/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$178.00MediumView Rating Details
8/16/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuy$164.00 -> $165.00LowView Rating Details
8/16/2017WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral -> Market PerformLowView Rating Details
8/16/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$179.00LowView Rating Details
8/16/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$165.00MediumView Rating Details
8/15/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$175.00MediumView Rating Details
8/15/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$178.00HighView Rating Details
8/11/2017Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingOutperformHighView Rating Details
8/14/2017Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$175.00HighView Rating Details
8/10/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$182.00LowView Rating Details
7/12/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$152.00LowView Rating Details
5/19/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$142.00 -> $157.00LowView Rating Details
5/17/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$165.00 -> $173.00LowView Rating Details
5/17/2017ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$160.00 -> $180.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2017Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$168.00MediumView Rating Details
2/27/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingUnderweightN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> In-Line$155.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$143.00 -> $145.00N/AView Rating Details
8/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuy$142.00N/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform -> Buy$158.00N/AView Rating Details
4/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutral$137.00 -> $143.00N/AView Rating Details
11/18/2015Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetHold$115.00 -> $125.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Earnings by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Earnings History by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE HD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017$1.80N/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2017Q2 2018$2.21$2.25$27.84 billion$28.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2017Q1 17$1.61$1.67$23.74 billion$23.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416$1.33$1.44$21.74 billion$22.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2016Q316$1.58$1.60$23.05 billion$23.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2016Q216$1.97$1.97$26.47 billion$26.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/17/2016Q116$1.34$1.44$22.35 billion$22.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$1.10$1.17$20.37 billion$21.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2015Q315$1.32$1.35$21.77 billion$21.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/18/2015Q215$1.71$1.71$24.71 billion$24.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2015Q115$1.15$1.16$20.82 billion$20.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.89$1.00$18.70 billion$19.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2014Q314$1.13$1.15$20.47 billion$20.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/19/2014Q214$1.44$1.52$23.61 billion$23.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2014Q114$0.99$1.00$19.96 billion$19.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.71$0.73$17.92 billion$17.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2013Q3$0.89$0.95$19.17 billion$19.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2013Q2 2013$1.20$1.24$21.72 billion$22.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2013Q1 2013$0.77$0.83$18.69 billion$19.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.64$0.67$17.66 billion$18.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2012Q312$0.70$0.74$17.89 billion$18.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2012$0.98$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2012$0.65$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.43$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.58$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2011$0.82$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2011$0.49$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.31$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.14
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.23
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.17
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20179$1.23$1.32$1.27
Q2 20173$1.96$1.99$1.97
Q3 20174$1.53$1.61$1.58
Q4 20174$1.31$1.35$1.33
Q1 20184$1.61$1.63$1.62
Q2 20184$2.20$2.22$2.21
Q3 20184$1.80$1.81$1.81
Q4 20184$1.57$1.59$1.58
Q1 20192$1.85$1.86$1.86
Q2 20192$2.48$2.52$2.50
Q3 20192$2.00$2.03$2.02
Q4 20192$1.79$1.80$1.80
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Most Recent Dividend:9/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$3.56
Dividend Yield:2.16%
Dividend Growth:20.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:51.15% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.57% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
42.84% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)

Dividend History by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE HD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.26%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.36%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2017Matt CareyEVPSell32,000$157.10$5,027,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2017Teresa Wynn RoseboroughEVPSell15,000$150.39$2,255,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017Ann Marie CampbellEVPSell10,717$152.40$1,633,270.80View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017William G LennieEVPSell31,239$155.47$4,856,727.33View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Ann Marie CampbellEVPSell7,000$156.56$1,095,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Craig A MenearCEOSell90,661$156.79$14,214,738.19View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Wayne M HewettDirectorBuy350$157.11$54,988.50View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Mark C VadonDirectorBuy15,000$129.87$1,948,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Edward P DeckerEVPSell20,000$130.80$2,616,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Jeffery H BoydDirectorBuy10,000$128.27$1,282,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016Mark HolifieldEVPSell15,606$128.39$2,003,654.34View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Carol B TomeCFOSell97,610$135.35$13,211,513.50View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Timothy M CrowEVPSell49,392$135.06$6,670,883.52View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Teresa Wynn RoseboroughEVPSell11,671$136.03$1,587,606.13View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Matt CareyEVPSell29,357$136.26$4,000,184.82View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Wayne M HewettDirectorBuy350$132.53$46,385.50View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Craig A MenearCEOSell46,227$131.37$6,072,840.99View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016William G LennieEVPSell22,996$131.49$3,023,744.04View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Mark HolifieldEVPSell43,026$131.14$5,642,429.64View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Gregory D BrennemanDirectorBuy40,000$124.73$4,989,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Matt CareyEVPSell66,930$124.00$8,299,320.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Teresa Wynn RoseboroughEVPSell6,000$121.80$730,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Teresa Wynn RoseboroughEVPSell11,671$111.61$1,302,600.31View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Matt CareyEVPSell12,915$115.87$1,496,461.05View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Albert P CareyDirectorBuy1,100$98.11$107,921.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Francis S BlakeChairmanSell100,000$98.27$9,827,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Francis S BlakeCEOSell98,000$91.33$8,950,340.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Timothy M CrowEVPSell22,439$91.45$2,052,046.55View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Craig A MenearInsiderSell14,916$79.14$1,180,452.24View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Matt CareyEVPSell104,626$82.51$8,632,691.26View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Marvin EllisonEVPSell29,602$79.57$2,355,431.14View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Mark VadonDirectorBuy10,000$75.20$752,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Teresa Wynn RoseboroughEVPSell3,500$74.46$260,610.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013J Frank BrownDirectorBuy1,000$79.66$79,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Carol B TomeCFOSell100,000$80.93$8,093,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Francis S BlakeCEOSell50,000$80.44$4,022,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Matt CareyEVPSell40,000$80.08$3,203,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2012Mark C VadonDirectorBuy5,000$63.70$318,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/21/2012Ronald SargentDirectorBuy1,667$59.44$99,086.48View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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