NYSE:LOW

Lowe's Companies Stock Forecast, Price & News

$201.70
-2.21 (-1.08 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 12:21 PM ET)
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$201.21
Now: $201.70
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50-Day Range
$153.77
MA: $184.35
$208.25
52-Week Range
$93.16
Now: $201.70
$208.98
Volume123,390 shs
Average Volume4.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$144.65 billion
P/E Ratio28.53
Dividend Yield1.18%
Beta1.37
Lowe's Companies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a home improvement retailer in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company offers a line of products for construction, maintenance, repair, remodeling, and decorating. It provides home improvement products in various categories, such as appliances, décor, paint, hardware, millwork, lawn and garden, lighting, lumber and building materials, flooring, kitchens and bath, rough plumbing and electrical, seasonal and outdoor living, and tools. 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 branded products to homeowners, renters, and professional customers. As of January 31, 2020, it operated 1,977 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 1946 and is based in Mooresville, North Carolina.
Lowe

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other building materials
Sub-IndustryHome Improvement Retail
CUSIP54866110
Phone704-758-1000
Employees300,000
Year Founded1946

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$72.15 billion
Cash Flow$9.09 per share
Book Value$2.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.28 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$144.65 billion
Next Earnings Date5/19/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

3 Big-Box Retail Stocks to Buy Now (LOW)
April 6, 2021 |  marketbeat.com
Lowe's acquires carpet and flooring brand StainMaster
April 22, 2021 |  feeds.marketwatch.com
Strong Earnings Could Be In Store For Lowe’s
April 21, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Lowe's Or Home Depot: Which Is A Better Buy?
April 21, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Zelman Downgrades Lowe's Companies to Hold
April 16, 2021 |  benzinga.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.65 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

2nd out of 383 stocks

Lumber & Other Building Materials Industry

1st out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lowe's Companies a buy right now?

34 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lowe's Companies in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 29 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Lowe's Companies stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lowe's Companies?

Wall Street analysts have given Lowe's Companies a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Lowe's Companies wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,360,000 shares, a drop of 19.3% from the March 15th total of 9,120,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,020,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.0% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Lowe's Companies' next earnings date?

Lowe's Companies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 19th 2021.
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How were Lowe's Companies' earnings last quarter?

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The home improvement retailer reported $1.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.21 by $0.12. The home improvement retailer had revenue of $20.31 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $19.54 billion. Lowe's Companies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 211.33% and a net margin of 6.29%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.94 EPS.
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How has Lowe's Companies' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Lowe's Companies' stock was trading at $99.15 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LOW shares have increased by 104.3% and is now trading at $202.61.
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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, March 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, April 21st will be given a dividend of $0.60 per share on Wednesday, May 5th. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 20th.
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Is Lowe's Companies a good dividend stock?

Lowe's Companies pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.18%. Lowe's Companies has been increasing its dividend for 47 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Lowe's Companies is 41.96%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lowe's Companies will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.12% next year. This indicates that Lowe's Companies will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LOW?

34 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Lowe's Companies' shares. Their forecasts range from $135.00 to $240.00. On average, they anticipate Lowe's Companies' stock price to reach $182.76 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.8%.
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Who are Lowe's Companies' key executives?

Lowe's Companies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Marvin R. Ellison, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $3.14M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. David M. Denton, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Financial Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.47M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Seemantini Godbole, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 51, Pay $1.1M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. William P. Boltz, Exec. VP of Merchandising (Age 58, Pay $1.07M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Joseph Michael McFarland III, Exec. VP of Stores (Age 51, Pay $1.25M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Dan Clayton Griggs, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)
  • Ms. Kate Pearlman, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ross William McCanless, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 63)
  • Mr. Jeff R. Vining, Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy Gen. Counsel (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Marisa F. Thalberg, Exec. VP and Chief Brand & Marketing Officer (Age 51)

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

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

Who are some of Lowe's Companies' key competitors?

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 The Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), The 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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Coho Partners Ltd. (0.23%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%), Bartlett & Co. LLC (0.09%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.08%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.08%) and Chicago Capital LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Lowe's Companies stock include David H Batchelder, Donald Frieson, Jennifer L Weber, Lisa W Wardell, Marvin R Ellison, Matthew V Hollifield and Ross W Mccanless.
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Which major investors are selling Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Teachers Retirement System, FDx Advisors Inc., Coho Partners Ltd., CMH Wealth Management LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Deltec Asset Management LLC, and Smith Shellnut Wilson LLC ADV.
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Which major investors are buying Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Country Trust Bank, MEAG MUNICH ERGO Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, Schwab Charitable Fund, Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, and Everence Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Lowe's Companies stock in the last two years include David H Batchelder, Donald Frieson, Lisa W Wardell, and Marvin R Ellison.
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How do I buy shares of Lowe's Companies?

Shares of LOW 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 $202.61.

How much money does Lowe's Companies make?

Lowe's Companies has a market capitalization of $145.31 billion and generates $72.15 billion in revenue each year. The home improvement retailer earns $4.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.72 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lowe's Companies have?

Lowe's Companies employs 300,000 workers across the globe.

When was Lowe's Companies founded?

Lowe's Companies was founded in 1946.

What is Lowe's Companies' official website?

The official website for Lowe's Companies is www.lowes.com.

Where are Lowe's Companies' headquarters?

Lowe's Companies is headquartered at 1000 LOWE`S BLVD, MOORESVILLE NC, 28117.

How can I contact Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies' mailing address is 1000 LOWE`S BLVD, MOORESVILLE NC, 28117. The home improvement retailer can be reached via phone at 704-758-1000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 4/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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