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Lowe's Companies - LOW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$197.42
+3.50 (+1.80%)
(As of 10/4/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$196.33
$199.66
50-Day Range
$186.02
$216.47
52-Week Range
$170.12
$263.31
Volume
3.95 million shs
Average Volume
4.07 million shs
Market Capitalization
$122.54 billion
P/E Ratio
15.56
Dividend Yield
2.17%
Price Target
$244.26

Lowe's Companies MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.65 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.7% Upside
$244.26 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.28% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.74
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.70mentions of Lowe
Based on 34 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.52 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.10%
From $13.52 to $14.48 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.09 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

3rd out of 216 stocks

Lumber & Other Building Materials Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

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About Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Stock

Lowe's Companies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a home improvement retailer in the United States and internationally. The company offers a line of products for construction, maintenance, repair, remodeling, and decorating. It provides home improvement products, such as appliances, seasonal and outdoor living, lawn and garden, lumber, kitchens and bath, tools, paint, millwork, hardware, flooring, rough plumbing, building materials, décor, lighting, and electrical. It also offers installation services through independent contractors in various product categories; extended protection plans; and in-warranty and out-of-warranty repair services. The company sells its national brand-name merchandise and private brand products to homeowners, renters, and professional customers. As of January 28, 2022, it operated 1,971 home improvement and hardware stores. The company also sells its products through websites comprising Lowes.com and Lowesforpros.com; and through mobile applications. Lowe's Companies, Inc. was founded in 1921 and is based in Mooresville, North Carolina.

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LOW Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 8/3 Dividend
7/19/2022
Dividend Payable
8/03/2022
Last Earnings
8/17/2022
Today
10/05/2022
Ex-Dividend for 11/2 Dividend
10/18/2022
Dividend Payable
11/02/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/16/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Lumber & other building materials
Sub-Industry
Home Improvement Retail
CUSIP
54866110
Employees
340,000
Year Founded
1921

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$244.26
High Stock Price Forecast
$285.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$190.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.7%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.65
Research Coverage
20 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$8.44 billion
Pretax Margin
11.74%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$96.25 billion
Cash Flow
$15.61 per share
Book Value
($7.15) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
619,211,000
Market Cap
$122.54 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.18

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Marvin R. EllisonMr. Marvin R. Ellison (Age 57)
    Pres, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $7.03M
  • Ms. Seemantini GodboleMs. Seemantini Godbole (Age 52)
    Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
    Comp: $2.13M
  • Mr. William P. Boltz (Age 59)
    Exec. VP of Merchandising
    Comp: $2.36M
  • Mr. Joseph Michael McFarland III (Age 52)
    Exec. VP of Stores
    Comp: $2.34M
  • Mr. Brandon SinkMr. Brandon Sink
    Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Dan Clayton Griggs Jr. (Age 44)
    Sr. VP of Tax & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Kate Pearlman
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ross William McCanless CPA (Age 64)
    Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Jeff R. Vining
    Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Marisa F. Thalberg (Age 52)
    Exec. VP and Chief Brand & Marketing Officer













LOW Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lowe's Companies stock right now?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lowe's Companies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" LOW shares.
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What is Lowe's Companies' stock price forecast for 2022?

20 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Lowe's Companies' stock. Their LOW share price forecasts range from $190.00 to $285.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $244.26 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have LOW shares performed in 2022?

Lowe's Companies' stock was trading at $258.48 at the beginning of the year. Since then, LOW stock has decreased by 23.6% and is now trading at $197.42.
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Are investors shorting Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 14,170,000 shares, a drop of 15.1% from the August 31st total of 16,690,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,600,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.9 days. Approximately 2.3% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Lowe's Companies' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 16th 2022.
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How were Lowe's Companies' earnings last quarter?

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 17th. The home improvement retailer reported $4.67 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $4.63 by $0.04. The home improvement retailer had revenue of $27.48 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $28.16 billion. Lowe's Companies had a net margin of 8.83% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 155.26%. Lowe's Companies's revenue for the quarter was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $4.25 EPS.
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How often does Lowe's Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, October 19th will be given a dividend of $1.05 per share on Wednesday, November 2nd. This represents a $4.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 18th.
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Is Lowe's Companies a good dividend stock?

Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) pays an annual dividend of $4.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.17%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 48 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 33.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LOW will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.01% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Lowe's Companies' stock buyback program work?

Lowe's Companies announced that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, December 15th 2021, which allows the company to repurchase $13,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 7.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Lowe's Companies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lowe's Companies updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 14th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $13.10-$13.60 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $13.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $97.00 billion-$99.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $97.54 billion.

What is Marvin Ellison's approval rating as Lowe's Companies' CEO?

2,818 employees have rated Lowe's Companies Chief Executive Officer Marvin Ellison on Glassdoor.com. Marvin Ellison has an approval rating of 62% among the company's employees. This puts Marvin Ellison in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lowe's Companies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lowe's Companies investors own include Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Walmart (WMT), Intel (INTC) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is Lowe's Companies' stock symbol?

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

Who are Lowe's Companies' major shareholders?

Lowe's Companies' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.05%), M&R Capital Management Inc. (0.01%), First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.01%), Somerset Trust Co (0.01%), Csenge Advisory Group (0.00%) and Lynch & Associates IN (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include David H Batchelder, Marvin R Ellison, Ross W Mccanless and Seemantini Godbole.
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How do I buy shares of Lowe's Companies?

Shares of LOW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lowe's Companies' stock price today?

One share of LOW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $197.42.

How much money does Lowe's Companies make?

Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) has a market capitalization of $122.54 billion and generates $96.25 billion in revenue each year. The home improvement retailer earns $8.44 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.69 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lowe's Companies have?

The company employs 340,000 workers across the globe.

Does Lowe's Companies have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Lowe's Companies: ATG, Atlas Pipeline Partners L.P., Boomerang Commerce, Lowe’s Companies Canada ULC, Lowe’s Home Centers LLC, Maintenance Supply Headquarters, Orchard Supply Hardware, RONA, RONA Inc., Retail Analytics platform of Boomerang Commerce, and StainMaster.
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How can I contact Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies' mailing address is 1000 LOWE`S BLVD, MOORESVILLE NC, 28117. The official website for the company is www.lowes.com. The home improvement retailer can be reached via phone at (704) 758-1000, via email at investorrelations@lowes.com, or via fax at 704-757-0576.

This page (NYSE:LOW) was last updated on 10/5/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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