|Bid||297.04 x 1100|
|Ask||297.29 x 800|
|Day's range||296.10 - 301.43|
|52-week range||264.51 - 347.25|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.93|
|PE ratio (TTM)||18.38|
|Forward dividend & yield||8.36 (2.77%)|
|Ex-dividend date||31 May 2023|
|1y target est||N/A|
Legendary investor Warren Buffett's core philosophy is that he always seeks businesses with some kind of economic moat (attributes that allow them to defend themselves against the competition). It's hard to argue that Costco doesn't have one of the strongest moats around. In fact, Buffett's right-hand man, Charlie Munger, is a huge fan of the company.
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Following the striking down of Roe v. Wade, activist investors are pushing companies to disclose the impact new abortion rights laws could have their businesses. Yahoo Finance legal reporter Alexis Kennan breaks down what investors want to know.
Cheaper stock valuations are good news for most investors, but income investors have an extra reason to be excited when they see prices fall on dividend stocks they are interested in. To illustrate the first point, let's look at a few attractive dividend stocks that have become cheaper in recent months. Here are some good reasons why dividend stocks Home Depot (NYSE: HD) and Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) are good buys right now.
Costco is one of them, as it allows us to keep our credit card bills down in the course of feeding our family. When I say that my husband and I shop at Home Depot, what I really mean is that he makes a shopping list and picks out what he needs, and I go along for the company. Before you head to Home Depot, do your research.
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Fool.com contributor and finance professor Parkev Tatevosian reviews Home Depot (NYSE: HD) and Lowe's (NYSE: LOW) prospects to determine which dividend stock is the best one to buy right now. *Stock prices used were the afternoon prices of June 3, 2023.
The stock market has given investors a wild ride over the past two years. Meanwhile, some growth stocks are already on the rebound but still trading well off their previous highs. Let's see why three Motley Fool contributors believe now is a good time to buy shares of Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU), and Home Depot (NYSE: HD).
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Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) released earnings that showed sales slowing, and results from one of the world's largest home improvement retailers only added to the gloom. Shares of Stanley Black & Decker fell 13.2% in May, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, on investor uncertainty about what lies ahead. Stanley Black & Decker is one of the world's largest tool manufacturers and a longtime dividend stalwart, but the company is still subject to the swings of the broader economy.
Here are two stocks that have more than doubled the S&P 500 over the past 20 years that boast proven business models that should thrive for years to come. Both stocks are also trading at prices and valuations that make them potentially attractive long-term buys right now.
Lowe's Companies (NYSE: LOW) and Tractor Supply (NASDAQ: TSCO) don't compete directly, but they share many similarities as investments. Fans of growth stocks will find more to like about Tractor Supply today. Sure, the rural lifestyle retailer missed sales expectations in the most recent quarter.
Here's a look into the top two home improvement retailers and which stock is a better buy right now.
The overall Q4 earnings picture for the retail sector seems good, but guidance is disappointing, spreading pessimism in the sector.
Investors were worried heading into the Q1 earnings update from Lowe's (NYSE: LOW). Lowe's followed its larger peer in reducing its fiscal-year outlook on both the top and bottom lines. Lowe's said its business was hit by the same three challenges that featured prominently in Home Depot's mid-May announcement.
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Mediterranean restaurant chain Cava has filed to go public later this year. Will investors be as satisfied as Cava's customers?
Although the revenue and EPS for Home Depot (HD) give a sense of how its business performed in the quarter ended April 2023, it might be worth considering how some key metrics compare with Wall Street estimates and the year-ago numbers.
RH continues its stretch of poor results, in part because of poor execution.
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Investors didn't abandon Home Depot (NYSE: HD) stock after the company recently warned them about a deteriorating sales environment in the home improvement industry. Home Depot's comparable-store sales fell 5% through late March compared to a flat result in the prior quarter. This deflation erased more than 3 percentage points from average spending in the first quarter, executives estimated.
Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including The Home Depot, Inc. (HD), Linde plc (LIN) and The Walt Disney Company (DIS).
Home-improvement retailers are facing headwinds -- but this company remains the heavyweight of the industry.
Home improvement giant Home Depot (NYSE: HD) spooked investors last week after it reported underwhelming earnings and adjusted its guidance downward for the year. On May 16, Home Depot released its first-quarter numbers while also updating guidance for fiscal 2023. Previously, Home Depot was projecting its sales growth to be flat.
The mega-retailer continues to discount at a rate its rivals aren't, chipping away at already thin profit margins.