Lowe's Companies Company Profile (NYSE:LOW)

About Lowe's Companies

LoweLowe's Companies, Inc. (Lowe's) is a home improvement retailer. The Company operates approximately 1,860 home improvement and hardware stores, representing approximately 200 million square feet of retail selling space. The Company operates approximately 1,800 stores located across over 50 states in the United States, including approximately 80 Orchard Supply Hardware (Orchard) stores in California and Oregon, as well as approximately 40 stores in Canada and over 10 stores in Mexico. The Company operates through the home improvement retail operations segment. The Company offers a range of products for maintenance, repair, remodeling and decorating. The Company offers home improvement products in categories, including Lumber and Building Materials; Tools and Hardware; Appliances; Fashion Fixtures; Rough Plumbing and Electrical; Lawn and Garden; Seasonal Living; Paint; Flooring; Millwork; Kitchens; Outdoor Power Equipment, and Home Fashions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Home Improvement Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Home Improvement Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LOW
  • CUSIP: 54866110
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $76.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $72.21
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $73.09
  • 52-Week Range: $869,847,000.00 - $64.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.94
  • P/E Growth: 1.25
  • Market Cap: $66.75B
  • Outstanding Shares: 869,847,000
  • Beta: 1.28
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 3.91%
  • Return on Equity: 46.46%
  • Return on Assets: 9.47%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.15%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.14%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 15 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.52)
Consensus Price Target: $82.63 (7.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$85.00View Rating Details
2/16/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$78.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$77.00View Rating Details
2/6/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageUnderperform$66.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$83.00View Rating Details
12/19/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$75.00 -> $83.00View Rating Details
12/6/2016Telsey Advisory GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$75.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details
12/1/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$72.00View Rating Details
11/17/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/3/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy$90.00View Rating Details
10/31/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$94.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
10/26/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$87.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$95.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/29/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$94.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuy$77.30 -> $87.65View Rating Details
8/18/2016NomuraSet Price TargetHold$80.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$87.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$90.00View Rating Details
8/13/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$100.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$86.00View Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageHold$75.00View Rating Details
5/19/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/30/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$85.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHold$54.00View Rating Details
11/24/2015Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$79.00 -> $94.00View Rating Details
11/19/2015Zelman & AssociatesUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2015Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$85.00View Rating Details
8/19/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHold$77.00View Rating Details
5/21/2015UBS AGReiterated RatingNeutral$84.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017        
11/16/2016Q316$0.96$0.88$15.86 billion$15.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/17/2016Q216$1.41$1.37$18.42 billion$18.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q116$0.85$0.98$14.87 billion$15.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.59$0.59$13.07 billion$13.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q315$0.78$0.80$14.31 billion$14.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/19/2015Q215$1.24$1.20$17.30 billion$17.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q115$0.74$0.70$14.26 billion$14.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.44$0.46$12.31 billion$12.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2014Q314$0.58$0.59$13.56 billion$13.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2014Q214$1.02$1.04$16.57 billion$16.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q114$0.60$0.61$13.86 billion$13.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.31$0.31$11.69 billion$11.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/2013Q3$0.48$0.47$12.72 billion$12.96 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/21/2013Q2 2013$0.79$0.88$15.06 billion$15.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2013Q1 2013$0.51$0.49$13.45 billion$13.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.23$0.26$10.83 billion$11.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q312$0.35$0.40$11.90 billion$12.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/20/2012$0.71$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/21/2012$0.41$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2011$0.33$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2011$0.66$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2011$0.36$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.18$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.92 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.53 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.59$0.63$0.61
Q2 20168$0.79$0.89$0.84
Q3 20168$1.35$1.42$1.40
Q4 20168$0.89$0.96$0.93
Q1 20175$0.69$0.86$0.79
Q2 20174$1.33$1.43$1.40
Q3 20174$0.94$0.97$0.96
Q4 20174$0.77$0.80$0.79
Q1 20184$1.00$1.05$1.03
Q2 20184$1.58$1.63$1.61
Q3 20184$1.01$1.13$1.06
Q4 20184$0.80$0.86$0.84
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
Annual Dividend:$1.40
Dividend Yield:1.82%
Dividend Growth:22.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:51.28% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.71% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:54 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/11/2016quarterly$0.352%1/23/20171/25/20172/8/2017
8/19/2016quarterly$0.351.81%10/17/201610/19/201611/2/2016
5/27/2016quarterly$0.357/18/20167/20/20168/3/2016
3/18/2016quarterly$0.284/18/20164/20/20165/4/2016
11/13/2015quarterly$0.281/15/20161/20/20162/3/2016
8/21/2015quarterly$0.2810/19/201510/21/201511/4/2015
5/29/2015quarterly$0.281.6%7/20/20157/22/20158/5/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.231.22%4/20/20154/22/20155/6/2015
11/14/2014quarterly$0.231.56%1/16/20151/21/20152/4/2015
8/22/2014quarterly$0.231.75%10/20/201410/22/201411/5/2014
6/2/2014quarterly$0.231.96%7/21/20147/23/20148/6/2014
3/21/2014quarterly$0.181.46%4/21/20144/23/20145/7/2014
11/18/2013quarterly$0.181.41%1/17/20141/22/20142/5/2014
8/23/2013quarterly$0.181.53%10/21/201310/23/201311/6/2013
5/31/2013quarterly$0.181.7%7/22/20137/24/20138/7/2013
3/22/2013quarterly$0.161.68%4/22/20134/24/20135/8/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.39%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Ricky D DamronCOOSell17,225$74.83$1,288,946.75View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Matthew V. HollifieldSVPSell2,609$70.29$183,386.61View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Marshall A CroomInsiderSell6,300$71.52$450,576.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Richard D MaltsbargerInsiderSell12,656$80.24$1,015,517.44View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Matthew V HollifieldCAOSell17,976$79.16$1,422,980.16View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Nelson B PeaceInsiderSell27,720$79.77$2,211,224.40View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Ricky D DamronCOOSell104,120$79.33$8,259,839.60View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Robert F Hull JrCFOSell134,000$79.75$10,686,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016Robert A NiblockCEOSell390,000$76.22$29,725,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Marshall A CroomInsiderSell10,308$74.09$763,719.72View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Richard D MaltsbargerInsiderSell25,442$70.19$1,785,773.98View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Sandra B CochranDirectorBuy1,500$67.31$100,965.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Matthew V. HollifieldCAOSell6,333$76.44$484,094.52View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Ricky D DamronCOOSell13,075$68.71$898,383.25View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Marshall A CroomInsiderSell21,656$74.79$1,619,652.24View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Gaither M Keener JrEVPSell22,778$74.54$1,697,872.12View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Robert A NiblockCEOSell50,730$74.64$3,786,487.20View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Matthew V HollifieldCAOSell15,373$74.32$1,142,521.36View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Ricky D DamronCOOSell122,386$74.13$9,072,474.18View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Richard D MaltsbargerInsiderSell24,668$64.87$1,600,213.16View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Robert F Hull JrCFOSell98,519$65.67$6,469,742.73View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Gaither M Keener JrInsiderSell7,300$62.75$458,075.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Matthew V HollifieldCAOSell11,029$62.92$693,944.68View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Robert A NiblockCEOSell313,527$52.82$16,560,496.14View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Robert A NiblockCEOSell209,473$53.63$11,234,036.99View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Maureen K AusuraInsiderSell15,979$52.48$838,577.92View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Marshall CroomInsiderSell17,305$48.20$834,101.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Maureen AusuraInsiderSell146,233$49.72$7,270,704.76View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Ricky DamronCOOSell67,949$49.72$3,378,424.28View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Robert NiblockCEOSell80,572$49.59$3,995,565.48View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Gaither Keener, Jr.InsiderSell116,000$50.05$5,805,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Matthew HollifieldCAOSell24,000$50.10$1,202,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Gregory BridgefordInsiderSell80,000$46.71$3,736,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Peter BrowningDirectorSell9,761$46.92$457,986.12View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Ricky DamronCOOSell18,501$47.54$879,537.54View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Robert Hull, Jr.CFOSell88,000$47.60$4,188,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Marshall CroomInsiderSell23,334$46.70$1,089,697.80View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Matthew HollifieldCAOSell15,000$47.29$709,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Maureen K AusuraInsiderSell28,000$43.03$1,204,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Ricky D DamronCOOSell113,500$43.09$4,890,715.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Robert F Hull JrCFOSell56,086$43.25$2,425,719.50View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Gaither M Keener JrInsiderSell85,973$38.56$3,315,118.88View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Robert A NiblockCEOSell97,769$38.52$3,766,061.88View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW)
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What is Lowe's Companies' stock symbol?

Lowe's Companies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LOW."

How often does Lowe's Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 11th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Wednesday, February 8th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 23rd.

Where is Lowe's Companies' stock going? Where will Lowe's Companies' stock price be in 2017?

27 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Lowe's Companies' shares. Their forecasts range from $66.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Lowe's Companies' stock price to reach $82.63 in the next year.

When will Lowe's Companies announce their earnings?

Lowe's Companies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns Lowe's Companies stock?

Lowe's Companies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (4.86%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.85%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (0.69%), FMR LLC (0.63%), Janus Capital Management LLC (0.62%) and Glenview Capital Management LLC (0.47%). Company insiders that own Lowe's Companies stock include Gaither M Keener Jr, Marshall A Croom, Matthew V Hollifield, Nelson B Peace, Richard D Maltsbarger, Ricky D Damron, Robert A Niblock, Robert F Hull Jr and Sandra B Cochran.

Who sold Lowe's Companies stock? Who is selling Lowe's Companies stock?

Lowe's Companies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB and Federated Investors Inc. PA. Company insiders that have sold Lowe's Companies stock in the last year include Marshall A Croom, Matthew V Hollifield, Nelson B Peace, Richard D Maltsbarger, Ricky D Damron, Robert A Niblock and Robert F Hull Jr.

Who bought Lowe's Companies stock? Who is buying Lowe's Companies stock?

Lowe's Companies' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Glenview Capital Management LLC, Institutional Capital LLC, Highfields Capital Management LP, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Iridian Asset Management LLC CT and State Street Corp.

How do I buy Lowe's Companies stock?

Shares of Lowe's Companies can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Lowe's Companies stock cost?

One share of Lowe's Companies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.74.

Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff