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Lowe's Companies Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.21 (-0.14 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $154.67
50-Day Range
MA: $164.45
52-Week Range
Now: $154.67
Volume2.08 million shs
Average Volume5.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$116.89 billion
P/E Ratio20.57
Dividend Yield1.55%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.61 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other building materials
Sub-IndustryHome Improvement Retail



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$72.15 billion
Cash Flow$7.04 per share
Book Value$2.57 per share


Net Income$4.28 billion


Market Cap$116.89 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
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Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lowe's Companies' stock price 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. Since then, LOW shares have increased by 56.0% and is now trading at $154.67.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lowe's Companies?

31 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lowe's Companies in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 27 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lowe's Companies?

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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, February 24th 2021.
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How were Lowe's Companies' earnings last quarter?

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 17th. The home improvement retailer reported $1.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.97 by $0.01. The home improvement retailer earned $22.31 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.08 billion. Lowe's Companies had a net margin of 7.12% and a return on equity of 228.17%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.41 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, November 13th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 20th will be given a dividend of $0.60 per share on Wednesday, February 3rd. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 19th.
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What guidance has Lowe's Companies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lowe's Companies updated its fourth quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.10-1.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.16. The company issued revenue guidance of $18.431-19.232 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.04 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LOW?

31 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Lowe's Companies' stock. Their forecasts range from $106.00 to $205.00. On average, they anticipate Lowe's Companies' share price to reach $169.74 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.7% from the stock's current price.
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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).

Who are Lowe's Companies' key executives?

Lowe's Companies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Marvin R. Ellison, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $3.14M)
  • Mr. David M. Denton, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Financial Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.47M)
  • Ms. Seemantini Godbole, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. William P. Boltz, Exec. VP of Merchandising (Age 57, Pay $1.07M)
  • Mr. Joseph Michael McFarland III, Exec. VP of Stores (Age 50, Pay $1.25M)
  • Mr. Dan Clayton Griggs, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Ms. Kate Pearlman, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ross William McCanless, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jeff R. Vining, Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Marisa F. Thalberg, Exec. VP and Chief Brand & Marketing Officer (Age 50)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.38%), State Street Corp (4.46%), Pershing Square Capital Management L.P. (1.64%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.07%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.71%) and Morgan Stanley (0.67%). Company insiders that own Lowe's Companies stock include 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 BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Boston Partners, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Natixis, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Pershing Square Capital Management L.P..
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Which major investors are buying Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, AQR Capital Management LLC, and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. Company insiders that have bought Lowe's Companies stock in the last two years include 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Lowe's Companies' stock price today?

One share of LOW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $154.67.

How big of a company is Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies has a market capitalization of $116.89 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. Lowe's Companies employs 320,000 workers across the globe.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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