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Lowe's (NYSE: LOW) is still a much bigger business today than it was before the pandemic, but it isn't growing like it was in 2021. The home improvement giant this week announced declining sales compared to the same period a year earlier. Lowe's reported a 20% increase in two-year comparable-store sales for the period that ran through late April.