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NYSE:LOWLowe's Companies Stock Price, Forecast & News

$136.54
-0.89 (-0.65 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$135.90
Now: $136.54
$140.79
50-Day Range
$122.25
MA: $131.55
$137.43
52-Week Range
$60.00
Now: $136.54
$140.79
Volume3.52 million shs
Average Volume4.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$103.09 billion
P/E Ratio23.06
Dividend Yield1.60%
Beta1.44
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 lumber and building materials, appliances, seasonal and outdoor living, tools and hardware, fashion fixtures, rough plumbing and electrical, paint, millwork, lawn and garden, flooring, and kitchens. 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 February 1, 2019, it operated 2,015 home improvement and hardware stores. The company also sells its products through online sites 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: 2.5Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.36 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & other building materials
Sub-IndustryHome Improvement Retail
CUSIP54866110
Phone704-758-1000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$72.15 billion
Cash Flow$7.61 per share
Book Value$2.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.28 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees320,000
Market Cap$103.09 billion
Next Earnings Date8/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has Lowe's Companies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lowe's Companies' stock was trading at $99.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LOW stock has increased by 37.7% and is now trading at $136.54. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lowe's Companies?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lowe's Companies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 28 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Lowe's Companies.

When is Lowe's Companies' next earnings date?

Lowe's Companies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 19th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Lowe's Companies.

How were Lowe's Companies' earnings last quarter?

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 20th. The home improvement retailer reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.45. The home improvement retailer had revenue of $19.68 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $18.33 billion. Lowe's Companies had a return on equity of 220.44% and a net margin of 6.17%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.22 EPS. View Lowe's Companies' earnings history.

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 Thursday, May 28th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.55 per share on Wednesday, August 5th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 21st. View Lowe's Companies' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LOW?

30 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Lowe's Companies' shares. Their forecasts range from $106.00 to $156.00. On average, they anticipate Lowe's Companies' share price to reach $137.32 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Lowe's Companies.

Has Lowe's Companies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LOW stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lowe's Companies earned a daily sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the home improvement retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Lowe's Companies.

Are investors shorting Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 7,330,000 shares, a drop of 14.9% from the June 15th total of 8,610,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,230,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.2 days. Currently, 1.0% of the company's shares are sold short. View Lowe's Companies' Current Options Chain.

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 Home Depot (HD), Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Intel (INTC) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Lowe's Companies' key executives?

Lowe's Companies' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Weber, Exec. VP of HR (Age 52)
  • Mr. Marvin R. Ellison, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. David M. Denton, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Matthew V. Hollifield, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Seemantini Godbole, EVP & Chief Information Officer

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 shareholders include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.11%), Factory Mutual Insurance Co. (0.06%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.05%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.04%), MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (0.04%) and Raub Brock Capital Management LP (0.03%). Company insiders that own Lowe's Companies stock include Brian C Rogers, Donald Frieson, Jennifer L Weber, Lisa W Wardell, Marshall A Croom, Marvin R Ellison and Matthew V Hollifield. View institutional ownership trends for Lowe's Companies.

Which institutional investors are selling Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Whittier Trust Co., 6 Meridian, Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc., HNP Capital LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Triangle Securities Wealth Management, and Factory Mutual Insurance Co.. Company insiders that have sold Lowe's Companies company stock in the last year include Jennifer L Weber, and Matthew V Hollifield. View insider buying and selling activity for Lowe's Companies.

Which institutional investors are buying Lowe's Companies stock?

LOW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Veracity Capital LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Canandaigua National Corp, Hoey Investments Inc., First Financial Bank Trust Division, and Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Lowe's Companies stock in the last two years include Brian C Rogers, Donald Frieson, Lisa W Wardell, and Marvin R Ellison. View insider buying and selling activity for Lowe's Companies.

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 $136.54.

How big of a company is Lowe's Companies?

Lowe's Companies has a market capitalization of $103.09 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 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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