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NYSE:LOW

Lowe's Companies (LOW) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$184.69
-3.17 (-1.69%)
(As of 05/20/2022 07:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$179.22
$189.26
50-Day Range
$183.82
$235.67
52-Week Range
$179.22
$263.31
Volume
5.72 million shs
Average Volume
4.22 million shs
Market Capitalization
$122.10 billion
P/E Ratio
15.05
Dividend Yield
1.73%
Beta
1.25
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About Lowe's Companies

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.

Headlines

Lowe’s Companies Has Not Bottomed 
Lowe’s (NYSE: LOW) moved lower on the heels of its Q1 earnings report and we don’t think the move is over. While price action is rebounding the day after the report was released we are viewing it as a dead cat bounce, at least for now.
Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) PT Lowered to $240.00
Lowe's: The Housing Party Is Over
Where Will Lowe's Stock Be In 5 Years?
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$96.25 billion
Cash Flow
$15.06 per share
Book Value
($10.40) per share

Profitability

Net Income
$8.44 billion
Pretax Margin
11.76%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
659,534,000
Market Cap
$122.10 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/4 Dividend
4/19/2022
Dividend Payable
5/04/2022
Last Earnings
5/18/2022
Today
5/22/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/17/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

3.28 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

24th out of 284 stocks

Lumber & Other Building Materials Industry

2nd out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -













Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lowe's Companies a buy right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lowe's Companies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Lowe's Companies stock.
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Are investors shorting Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 10,260,000 shares, an increase of 21.4% from the March 31st total of 8,450,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,140,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's stock are sold short.
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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, August 17th 2022.
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How were Lowe's Companies' earnings last quarter?

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 18th. The home improvement retailer reported $3.51 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.22 by $0.29. The home improvement retailer had revenue of $23.66 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.72 billion. Lowe's Companies had a net margin of 8.85% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 251.50%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $3.21 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 20th will be given a dividend of $0.80 per share on Wednesday, May 4th. This represents a $3.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 19th.
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Is Lowe's Companies a good dividend stock?

Lowe's Companies pays an annual dividend of $3.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.70%. 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 26.08%. 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 21.78% next year. This indicates that Lowe's Companies 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 share repurchase plan on Wednesday, December 15th 2021, which permits the company to buyback $13,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 7.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Lowe's Companies updated its FY23 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 18th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $13.10-13.60 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $13.40. The company issued revenue guidance of $97-99 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $97.97 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LOW?

19 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Lowe's Companies' stock. Their forecasts range from $190.00 to $285.00. On average, they anticipate Lowe's Companies' share price to reach $246.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.2% from the stock's current price.
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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 & Chairman (Age 57, Pay $7.03M)
  • Mr. David M. Denton, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Financial Officer (Age 57, Pay $3.25M)
  • Ms. Seemantini Godbole, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 52, Pay $2.13M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. William P. Boltz, Exec. VP of Merchandising (Age 59, Pay $2.36M)
  • Mr. Joseph Michael McFarland III, Exec. VP of Stores (Age 52, Pay $2.34M)
  • Mr. Dan Clayton Griggs Jr., Sr. VP of Tax & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Kate Pearlman, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ross William McCanless, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jeff R. Vining, Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Marisa F. Thalberg, Exec. VP and Chief Brand & Marketing Officer (Age 52)
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.

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.65%), BlackRock Inc. (6.85%), State Street Corp (4.35%), Pershing Square Capital Management L.P. (1.54%), Northern Trust Corp (1.24%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (1.01%). Company insiders that own Lowe's Companies stock include David H Batchelder, Ross W Mccanless and Seemantini Godbole.
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Which institutional investors are selling Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Vanguard Group Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP, 1832 Asset Management L.P., and Citigroup Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, First Trust Advisors LP, Invesco Ltd., Bristol Gate Capital Partners Inc., and Truist Financial Corp.
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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 $184.69.

How much money does Lowe's Companies make?

Lowe's Companies has a market capitalization of $122.10 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 $12.27 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lowe's Companies have?

Lowe's Companies 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.

When was Lowe's Companies founded?

Lowe's Companies was founded in 1921.

What is Lowe's Companies' official website?

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

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 704-757-0576.

This page was last updated on 5/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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