The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)

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"(The) (HD) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.61 Per Share" was first published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 240,090 shares of the company's stock, valued at $37,643,711.10.

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A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in HD. Home Depot, Inc. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.54, a quick ratio of 0.39 and a current ratio of 1.23. This repurchase authorization permits the home improvement retailer to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Jennison Associates LLC increased its stake in Home Depot by 14.4% in the second quarter.

Moreover, Zeke Advsr Llc has 0.32% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. Advantus Management Incorporated has 120,655 shares.

In related news, EVP Matt Carey sold 32,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 7th. About 6.89M shares traded or 52.13% up from the average. CT Financial Advisors LLC now owns 758 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 3 shares during the period. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

Insider trading over the last 12 months, however, paints a different picture.

Shares of Home Depot, Inc. The stock increased 1.07% or $1.16 during the last trading session, reaching $109.74.

Home Depot, Inc. has a 12-month low of $128.75 and a 12-month high of $186.31. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $179.0 target in Monday, October 30 report. The company has a market cap of $201,238.19, a P/E ratio of 23.93, a P/E/G ratio of 1.75 and a beta of 1.08. (NYSE:HD) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Home Depot - Buy This Winner" published on November 26, 2017 as well as Fool.com's news article titled: "Home Depot Inc". Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. now owns 1,644 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock worth $241,000 after acquiring an additional 6 shares in the last quarter. The firm had revenue of $25.03 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $24.53 billion. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 238.9%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter previous year.

The Home Depot (HD) reaffirmed its sales and earnings per share guidance for fiscal 2017.

Ahead of an annual meeting with analysts and investors on Wednesday, the Atlanta-based company also announced plans to buy back as much as $15 billion in stock. Reilly Financial Advisors Llc bought 20,437 shares as the company's stock rose 9.30% with the market. Shares buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 15th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 29th. Home Depot's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 49.44%. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, HD is a stock with 1.17 billion shares outstanding that normally trades 1.03% of its float. It plans to buy $2.1 billion of shares in the current quarter. $164.29's average target is -9.13% below currents $180.8 stock price. (NYSE:HD) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 3 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Argus lifted their price objective on shares of Home Depot from $180.00 to $190.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. Argent holds 0.83% or 13,133 shares in its portfolio.

Analysts have given a mean recommendation of 1.90 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). As per Friday, May 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The Home Depot, Inc. If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. The Company sells an assortment of building materials, home improvement products, and lawn and garden products, and provides various services.

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