Lowe's Companies Inc (LOW)

pos +0.19
Today's Range: 79.97 - 80.69 | LOW Avg Daily Volume: 4,603,000
Last Update: 05/27/16 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 2,683,644
YTD Performance: 5.42%
Open: $80.16
Previous Close: $80.16
52 Week Range: $62.62 - $80.33
Oustanding Shares: 897,438,629
Market Cap: 71,741,244,002
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LOW
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 11 11 11 11
Moderate Buy 2 1 1 2
Hold 4 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.56 1.53 1.53 1.56
Latest Dividend: 0.28
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.41%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/18/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.45
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LOW Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.45 26.60 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
16.01% 15.21% 87.99%
Revenue 5.10 0.20 0.05
Net Income -5.60 0.30 0.09
EPS 0.70 0.60 0.17
Earnings for LOW:
Revenue 59.07B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (07/16) Qtr (10/16) FY (01/17) FY (01/18)
Average Estimate $1.41 $0.95 $4.03 $4.68
Number of Analysts 11 10 10 12
High Estimate $1.44 $0.99 $4.11 $5.02
Low Estimate $1.33 $0.88 $3.80 $4.30
Prior Year $1.20 $0.80 $3.29 $4.03
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 17.12% 19.12% 22.61% 15.91%
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The key now is to prevent those wonderful gains from becoming potential losses.
Retailer's results might make them have second thoughts about a rate hike.

Lowe's Seems Too High To Buy Real Money Pro($)

The retailer's upside appears limited based on historic multiples, so wait for a pullback.
May 20, 2016 | 7:13 AM EDT
LOW was upgraded to Buy, Citigroup said. $90 price target. Company is leveraged to higher industry spending. 
Sales numbers were good compared to most rivals, but approach with caution.
These names play in sectors that Amazon isn't disrupting and is unlikely to disrupt anytime soon for specific reasons.
Target was down 8% premarket, following its latest earnings release. 
The Fed heads need to listen to the conference calls.

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It can withstand Amazon.com's attack.

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