Drilling Down Into the Books for The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)
26 January, 2018, 07:37
(NYSE:HD) shares price shows upbeat performance surged 1.55% during latest trading session. About 3.55 million shares traded. Home Depot had a return on equity of 238.88% and a net margin of 8.66%. (NYSE:HD) stands at 18.00%, and looking further price to next year's EPS is 19.41%. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. The company has a market cap of $240,810.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.60, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 1.11. It operates in three divisions: North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.
Price-earnings ratio, also known as P/E ratio, is a tool that is used by shareholders to help decide whether they should buy a stock. Therefore 73% are positive. The firm's revenue was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts expect that Home Depot Inc will post 7.39 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Hold" on Tuesday, August 15. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $176.0 target. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, November 29 report.
On 5/18/2017 Home Depot announced a quarterly dividend of $0.89 2.28% with an ex dividend date of 5/30/2017 which will be payable on 6/15/2017. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Thursday, December 7 with "Hold". The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, November 16. Market worth or Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. 10,916 The Home Depot, Inc. FirstEnergy Capital has "Market Perform" rating and $12.50 target. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded The Home Depot, Inc. Citigroup maintained the shares of HD in report on Wednesday, August 17 with "Buy" rating. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, May 18 by Capital One.
Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $18.46 million activity. Another trade for 10,717 shares valued at $1.63M was sold by Campbell Ann Marie. UBS maintained The Home Depot, Inc. Its up 0.19, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 59 investors sold HD shares while 562 reduced holdings. Lehman Financial Incorporated reported 1,475 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. (NYSE:HD). Nomura Inc has invested 0.04% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) for 1,779 shares. Apollo Management Holdings L.P. owns 26.50 million shares or 5.32% of their USA portfolio. Shares are clocking price at $204.90 with change of 0.22%. Nicholas Invest Prtn Limited Partnership holds 0.18% or 15,883 shares.
Mufg Americas holds 266,239 shares. Roberts Glore Comm Il has 2,944 shares for 0.31% of their portfolio. (NYSE:HD) shares with value of $1.97 million were sold by Roseborough Teresa Wynn. Texas Permanent School Fund invested in 0.69% or 326,686 shares.
Narrow down focus to other ratios, the The Home Depot, Inc. With reference to all theories, earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as HD has 1.74% dividend yield. Hemenway Tru Co Limited Liability Company holds 61,480 shares. Ing Groep Nv owns 93,465 shares.
Fisher Asset Management Llc decreased Alphabet Inc Class C stake by 5,146 shares to 244,086 valued at $234.11M in 2017Q3. Ishares Tr (SCZ) was reduced too. Currently Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.80 on the shares. Alphamark Advisors stated it has 0.05% in The Home Depot, Inc. Home Depot presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $187.76. GPN was included in 9 notes of analysts from September 9, 2016. Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) has risen 76.86% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Kidder Stephen W reported 2.89% of its portfolio in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) rating on Wednesday, September 13. Compass reported 2,388 shares. They now have an outperform rating on the home improvement retailer's stock. Hoertkorn Richard Charles reported 41,310 shares.
PulteGroup, Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 3 rated the stock as Buy, 14 rated Hold, 1 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. Theleme Partners Llp owns 19.75 million shares or 25.89% of their USA portfolio. Paragon Wealth Strategies LLC now owns 1,825 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock valued at $280,000 after purchasing an additional 7 shares during the period. The Connecticut-based Corecommodity Management Llc has invested 0.32% in the stock. Greenwood Assoc Lc, a South Carolina-based fund reported 19,971 shares.