|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's range||177.97 - 180.40|
|52-week range||144.25 - 207.61|
|PE ratio (TTM)||24.55|
|Earnings date||15 May 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||4.12 (2.31%)|
|1y target est||212.88|
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Can Home Depot and Lowe’s Maintain Their Momentum in 2018? The forward PE multiple is calculated by dividing a company’s stock price from analysts’ earnings estimates for the next four quarters. As of March 13, 2018, Home Depot was trading at a forward PE multiple of 18.7x compared to 20.3x before the announcement of its 4Q17 earnings.
Can Home Depot and Lowe’s Maintain Their Momentum in 2018? Dividends help smooth out return volatility for shareholders, which is vital for cyclical companies, including home improvement retailers. Home improvement retailers’ sales depend heavily on the economy and other macro factors.
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Can Home Depot and Lowe’s Maintain Their Momentum in 2018? In 4Q17, Home Depot (HD) posted revenue of $23.9 billion, which represents a growth of 7.6% from $22.2 billion in 4Q16. Home Depot’s revenue growth was driven by positive SSSG (same-store sales growth) and the addition of new stores in the last four quarters. The company posted SSSG of 7.5% in 4Q17, which we’ll look at in detail in the next part of this series.
Can Home Depot and Lowe’s Maintain Their Momentum in 2018? Analysts are expecting Home Depot (HD) to post revenue of $107.8 billion in 2018, which represents growth of 6.8% from $100.9 billion in 2017. Management also expects to add three more stores during the year and has set its SSSG (same-store sales growth) guidance at 5% for 2018.
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A forward PE multiple is calculated by dividing a company’s current stock price from analysts’ earnings estimates for the next four quarters. Lowe’s lower-than-expected 4Q17 EPS (earnings per share) led to a fall in its stock and valuation multiple. As of March 2, 2018, Lowe’s was trading at a forward PE multiple of 15.3x compared to 16.4x before the announcement of its 4Q17 earnings.