The Home Depot Inc. (HD)

212.29
1.80 0.85
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 214.10
Open 214.36
Day Low/High 211.77 / 214.50
52 Wk Low/High 158.09 / 239.31
Volume 1.78M
Avg Volume 3.85M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.09B
Market Cap 233.44B
EPS 9.80
P/E Ratio 21.27
Div & Yield 5.44 (2.35%)

Latest News

Frustration Levels Are High, but This Is Constructive Market Action

Frustration Levels Are High, but This Is Constructive Market Action

Strong markets tend to stay sticky to the upside, and the mild pressure on the indices isn't preventing some good stock picking.

Could Amazon Also Get Bitten in the Retail Jungle?

Could Amazon Also Get Bitten in the Retail Jungle?

Retail has proved a volatile industry as tastes and trends change -- and now there are some signs that Amazon shares could be turning vulnerable, too.

Target Didn't Just Hit the Mark, It Blew It Away

Target Didn't Just Hit the Mark, It Blew It Away

TGT trounced earnings this quarter, but pay close attention to this key report on Jan. 15.

Home Depot's Quarter

I wrote this post on Home Depot late in the day Tuesday. In case you might have missed it: Hammer Swings at Home Depot "Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo A few words on the Home Depot (HD) quarter... While EPS beat by $0.01 (aided by some below-th...

Jim Cramer: The Haves and Have Nots of Retail

Jim Cramer: The Haves and Have Nots of Retail

Yes, this seems to be a seminal moment with retail.

Dip Buyers Will Determine the Short-Term Fate of the Market

Dip Buyers Will Determine the Short-Term Fate of the Market

Watch the price action very closely for some downside action and be ready to react to any change.

Hammer Swings at Home Depot

"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo A few words on the Home Depot quarter... While EPS beat by $0.01 (aided by some below-the-line items), sales were below expectations and guidance was weak. U.S. comps +3.8% were respectable in light of general re...

New Lows a Growing Concern for Market

New Lows a Growing Concern for Market

Apple turns red, retail slumps and small caps lead on Tuesday.

Let's Take a Shot in the Dark With Target

Let's Take a Shot in the Dark With Target

Here's a complex bet on TGT, as I have high hopes for this retailer's earnings on Wednesday.

The Biggest Concern for Home Depot May Be Revenue Guidance

The Biggest Concern for Home Depot May Be Revenue Guidance

The key is not where the stock closes today but where it closes this week.

Watching for a Shift in the Character of the Market Action

Watching for a Shift in the Character of the Market Action

I will be looking at some index shorts should the selling pressure continue into the afternoon.

Is This Your Home Depot Buy Opportunity?

Is This Your Home Depot Buy Opportunity?

Let's think about this and offer up some trade ideas.

Macy's Penalized

To state the obvious, the and disappointments are putting a pall under the retail space. My Trade of the Week, Macy's (which was looking great technically), is being penalized. I just added at $15.30. On Thursday M will report - I expect a small los...

Home Depot Sags on Outlook, but a Key Price Will Decide Its Ultimate Fate

Home Depot Sags on Outlook, but a Key Price Will Decide Its Ultimate Fate

A close below $230 would weaken its charts somewhat here on Tuesday, but breaking $216 in the coming days and weeks would be a big deal.

Is the Market's Relentless Advance in Late 2019 'Borrowing' From 2020?

"Most of the world is driven by narrative rather than arithmetic. But over time arithmetic is real and narrative is just that." - Rick Rule, Sprott U.S. Holdings Here we go again, S&P stock futures (+8) are climbing Nicely (Nicely Johnson) into the ...

Does the Macro Matter for Equities? Salesforce Dreamforce Begins, Trading Apple

Does the Macro Matter for Equities? Salesforce Dreamforce Begins, Trading Apple

Tuesday's Dreamforce features a discussion between Salesforce's Marc Benioff and Apple's Tim Cook.

The Book of Boockvar

Retail, the end of the road and other stuff from Peter Boockvar: As you know I've argued that the BoJ and ECB are at the end of their road in terms of monetary activism. An article today from Bloomberg News said "An unprecedented level of concern ab...

The Bears Yearn While the Market Churns

The Bears Yearn While the Market Churns

There is tremendous underperformance by most money managers and they are anxious to make up ground before the end of the year.

Don't Dismiss Friday's Breakout, Retailers Report, Trading Macy's: Market Recon

Don't Dismiss Friday's Breakout, Retailers Report, Trading Macy's: Market Recon

Third quarter earnings season is down to the really nitty gritty. That said, there are still quite a few well known (to the public) retailers set to bring up the rear.

Little Kids, Big Gifts

Danielle DiMartino Booth on retail: September 2019 was the seventh quarter that the building materials sales-to-inventory ratio was negative, aligning with 2007's fourth quarter as the U.S. economy entered recession; falling home prices triggered th...

Home Depot's Bull Run Is Slowing, the Charts Suggest More Caution

Home Depot's Bull Run Is Slowing, the Charts Suggest More Caution

Traders and investors should consider tighter sell stops to lock in gains.

Jim Cramer: We Crushed These 5 Market Obstacles to Get Here

Jim Cramer: We Crushed These 5 Market Obstacles to Get Here

As the indexes touch all-time highs, remember the challenges thrown at us lately are typical of what bull markets thrive on.

Jim Cramer: Nothing's Changed, Except the Prices

Jim Cramer: Nothing's Changed, Except the Prices

The market is throwing a Halloween sale right now that it doesn't need to throw, and that's an opportunity.

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

The stocks of many companies anticipated a more stringent series of tariffs and we didn't get them.

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Let me give you the items I want to see before I bless buying anything in what has become a plain, out and out, treacherous market.

Improved Improvement? I Need More Evidence

Oppenheimer is out with with favorable comments on Home Depot and Lowe's , with the gist of it being that low interest rates are positive for the home improvement industry. In theory I am inclined to agree, but following the August Retail Sales repo...

Closing the Books on September

I mentioned that we've shut the books on September and the third quarter -- so how did things turn out? U.S. equity indicators rebounded in September, which allowed the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to finish the September quarter on a po...

Jim Cramer: Looking for an Edge? Here Are 3 Stock Ideas

Jim Cramer: Looking for an Edge? Here Are 3 Stock Ideas

Let's consider the case of what would be the best odds on favorites to start a new position in the Dow Jones average.