About Home Depot (NYSE:HD)
The Home Depot, Inc. operates as a home improvement retailer. It operates The Home Depot stores that sell various building materials, home improvement products, lawn and garden products, and décor products, as well as provide installation, home maintenance, and professional service programs to do-it-yourself and professional customers. The company also offers installation programs that include flooring, cabinets, countertops, water heaters, and sheds; and professional installation in various categories sold through its in-home sales programs, such as roofing, siding, windows, cabinet refacing, furnaces, and central air systems, as well as acts as a contractor to provide installation services to its do-it-for-me customers through third-party installers. In addition, it provides tool and equipment rental services. The company primarily serves home owners; and professional renovators/remodelers, general contractors, handymen, property managers, building service contractors, and specialty tradesmen, such as installers. It also sells its products through online. As of January 28, 2018, the company operated 2,284 stores, including 1,980 in the United States, including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the territories of the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam; 182 in Canada; and 122 in Mexico. The Home Depot, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Lumber & other building materials
Sub-IndustryHome Improvement Retail
Trailing P/E Ratio26.90
Forward P/E Ratio21.24
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$100.90 billion
Price / Sales2.29
Cash Flow$9.3344 per share
Price / Cash21.50
Book Value$1.25 per share
Price / Book160.55
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.46
Net Income$8.63 billion
Return on Equity399.15%
Return on Assets20.24%
Home Depot (NYSE:HD) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Home Depot's stock symbol?
Home Depot trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HD."
How often does Home Depot pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Home Depot?
Home Depot declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $1.03 per share on Thursday, June 14th. This represents a $4.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 30th. View Home Depot's Dividend History.
How will Home Depot's stock buyback program work?
Home Depot declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, December 6th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $15,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.
How were Home Depot's earnings last quarter?
Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 15th. The home improvement retailer reported $2.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.05 by $0.02. The home improvement retailer had revenue of $24.95 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.17 billion. Home Depot had a net margin of 8.85% and a return on equity of 399.15%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.67 earnings per share. View Home Depot's Earnings History.
When is Home Depot's next earnings date?
What guidance has Home Depot issued on next quarter's earnings?
Home Depot issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 15th. The company provided EPS guidance of ~$9.31 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $9.43. The company issued revenue guidance of ~$107.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $107.73 billion.
What price target have analysts set for HD?
30 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Home Depot's stock. Their forecasts range from $164.00 to $225.00. On average, they expect Home Depot's share price to reach $196.6768 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Home Depot.
Who are some of Home Depot's key competitors?
Who are Home Depot's key executives?
Home Depot's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Craig A. Menear, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 60)
- Ms. Carol B. Tomé, CFO & Exec. VP of Corp. Services (Age 61)
- Mr. Matthew A. Carey, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 53)
- Mr. Mark Q. Holifield, Exec. VP of Supply Chain & Product Devel. (Age 62)
- Ms. Ann-Marie Campbell, Exec. VP of U.S. Stores (Age 52)
Has Home Depot been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about HD stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Home Depot earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the home improvement retailer an impact score of 47.14 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
Who are Home Depot's major shareholders?
Home Depot's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.19%), Northern Trust Corp (1.44%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.55%), Legal & General Group Plc (0.47%), Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. (0.43%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.42%). Company insiders that own Home Depot stock include Ann Marie Campbell, Armando M Codina, Carol B Tome, Craig A Menear, Edward P Decker, Gregory D Brenneman, Jeffery H Boyd, Mark C Vadon, Mark Holifield, Matt Carey, Stephanie Linnartz, Teresa Wynn Roseborough, Timothy M Crow, Wayne M Hewett and William G Lennie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Home Depot.
Which major investors are selling Home Depot stock?
HD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Boston Partners, Swiss National Bank, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Northern Trust Corp, Legal & General Group Plc, Prudential Financial Inc. and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have sold Home Depot company stock in the last year include Ann Marie Campbell, Craig A Menear, Edward P Decker, Mark Holifield, Matt Carey and Teresa Wynn Roseborough. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Depot.
Which major investors are buying Home Depot stock?
HD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Trail Advisors LLC, Natixis, BlackRock Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, ING Groep NV, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Fisher Asset Management LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Home Depot stock in the last two years include Armando M Codina, Gregory D Brenneman, Jeffery H Boyd, Mark C Vadon, Stephanie Linnartz and Wayne M Hewett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Home Depot.
How do I buy shares of Home Depot?
Shares of HD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Home Depot's stock price today?
One share of HD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $200.69.
How big of a company is Home Depot?
Home Depot has a market capitalization of $231.33 billion and generates $100.90 billion in revenue each year. The home improvement retailer earns $8.63 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.46 on an earnings per share basis. Home Depot employs 413,000 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Home Depot?
Home Depot's mailing address is 2455 PACES FERRY ROAD, ATLANTA GA, 30339. The home improvement retailer can be reached via phone at 770-433-8211 or via email at [email protected]
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