Lowe's Cos. Inc. (LOW)

106.39
NYSE : Retail Trade
Prev Close 108.16
Day Low/High 105.75 / 107.84
52 Wk Low/High 84.75 / 118.23
Avg Volume 5.13M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 782.92M
Market Cap 83.93B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 36.54
Div & Yield 2.20 (1.84%)

Dear Fed: Please Don't Strangle a Nascent Housing Boom

I don't want the central bank to be late on raising rates, but there's harm in being early.

Costco Earnings, Housing Data: What to Watch on Wall Street May 27

Costco Earnings, Housing Data: What to Watch on Wall Street May 27

On Wednesday, May 27 we await quarterly results from Michael Kors (KORS), Tiffany & Co. (TIF), Toll Brothers (TOL), DSW (DSW), Costco Wholesale Corp (COST), and Palo Alto Networks (PANW).

What Do Consumers Want Most? Snacks Would Be Nice

But worrisome retail trends are becoming embedded.

Despite Home Depot Results, Be Cautious on Housing Stocks

New starts rise may be more of a snap back than sustainable upturn. 

Why I'm Looking at Biotechs, Not Airlines

Cutthroat competition is good for customers, but not shareholders.

Lowe's Shares Hit on Earnings and Revenue That Missed Expectations

Lowe's Shares Hit on Earnings and Revenue That Missed Expectations

Shares of Lowe's (LOW) were trading lower on Wednesday after the home improvement retailer reported earnings and revenue that came in short of analysts' expectations.

Etsy Plunges on Surprise Loss; Wall Street Waits for Fed Minutes

Etsy Plunges on Surprise Loss; Wall Street Waits for Fed Minutes

Stocks were flat Wednesday morning as investors anxiously await the Fed minutes out this afternoon.

Day Ahead: Watch the Fed's Minutes for Timing of Interest Rate Hike

Trading depends on this afternoon's release of the FOMC minutes.

UBS to Pay $500 Million to Settle Currency Manipulation Charges

UBS to Pay $500 Million to Settle Currency Manipulation Charges

UBS (UBS) will pay over $500 million in fines for manipulating currencies and interest rates.

Target Earnings, FOMC Minutes: What to Watch on Wall Street May 20

Target Earnings, FOMC Minutes: What to Watch on Wall Street May 20

For Wednesday, May 20 we await earnings results from Target (TGT), Lowe’s Companies (LOW), Staples (SPLS), Salesforce (CRM), L Brands (LB), and Williams-Sonoma (WSM).

What People Buy Can Tell You a Lot

Create a stock strategy from seeing what goods are selling.

Home Depot Earnings, Housing Data: What to Watch on Wall Street May 19

Home Depot Earnings, Housing Data: What to Watch on Wall Street May 19

For Tuesday, May 19 we await results from Home Depot (HD), Walmart (WMT), TJX Companies (TJX), Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS), and Etsy (ETSY).

Day Ahead: Investors to Weigh Economic Data, Retail Earnings for FOMC Hints

Big retail chains report results this week, giving read on economy.

The Second-Strongest Stock Market Sector Doesn't Jibe With the Strongest

You could throw darts at financials and health care and win. 

Examining the Retail Earnings

Plus thoughts on J&J.

Target Earnings, Housing Starts: What to Watch in the Week Ahead

Target Earnings, Housing Starts: What to Watch in the Week Ahead

It's another action packed line-up on the earnings front for the week of May 18. We'll get results from Home Depot (HD), Walmart (WMT), Target (TGT), Lowe's (LOW) and more.

Jim Cramer Is Watching Big Retail Names in the Trading Week Ahead

Jim Cramer Is Watching Big Retail Names in the Trading Week Ahead

TheStreet's Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on Home Depot (HD), Lowe's (LOW) and Target (TGT) as all three retailers prepare to post quarterly results next week.

FOMC Minutes, Housing Data, Target, Walmart in Focus for the Trading Week Ahead

FOMC Minutes, Housing Data, Target, Walmart in Focus for the Trading Week Ahead

Key housing and manufacturing data and the FOMC minutes will keep interest rate hike speculation front and center in the week ahead.

Here's the Inside Scoop on Major Retail Stocks

Don't get left holding the shopping bag.

3 Worrisome Consumer Charts

Road is getting rougher for some major retailers.

These 3 Market Areas Looking Frothy

Now that Wall Street is even more fed up with the Fed.

Buy Before the Warm Weather

Some stocks are poised to heat up when the temperature does.

How Can Retail, Oil Both Go Higher?

This coexistence is a wonder to behold.

Retail Picture Isn't Getting Any Prettier

When there's good news, it doesn't last long.

Capitalizing on the Market's Stupidity

Cheaper gas is a good thing, remember?

The Week Ahead: A Data Deluge

Market will be closed when employment report comes out.

Cautious on Housing Data

Tread lightly with homebuilders.

22 Reasons Why the End Is Near for Sears

A lack of vision and effort is driving it into the ground.

Stay Away from Lowe's at These Highs

Stay Away from Lowe's at These Highs

Why pay up now when the stock's at its highest P/E since 2004?