6 hrs ago
Markets Continue To Rally Ahead Of Yellen's Speech At Jackson Hole
U.S. stocks rose as the S&P 500 toppled to a new all-time high of 1,994.76 while the Dow rose above the 17,000 mark following positive economic reports.
15 hrs ago
Robert F. Hull, Jr. Elected to SPX Corporation Board of Directors
SPX Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Robert F. Hull, Jr. as an additional member of the company's Board of Directors.
19 hrs ago
Lowe's Companies Given New $51.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group
Jefferies Group's target price suggests a potential downside of 2.54% from the company's current price.
23 hrs ago
Mr. Market's Not Terribly Impressed With Lowe's
After rival Home Depot reported strong results, Lowe's managed to do the same but its shares only inched up in response to the news.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Dow Jones Industrial Average Pauses as Traders Await FOMC Details
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is set to open flat this morning, with traders standing pat ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting minutes due out this afternoon.
Lowe's (LOW) CEO Robert Niblock on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Lowe's Companies second-quarter 2014 earnings conference call.
Investor's Business Daily
Stocks Shave Down Early Losses; Spirit Airlines, Illumina Climb
The Dow Jones industrial average pared its opening loss and was flat. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 trimmed initial losses to 0.1%.
UPDATE 2-Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos cuts sales forecast
Lowe's Cos Inc, the No. 2 home improvement products retailer, reduced its sales forecast for the year as it could not make up for the sales missed during the prolonged North American winter.
Lowe's beats estimates, shows improved quarterly earnings
Lowe's Cos. Inc. beat analysts' earnings estimates for the second quarter, posting a profit of $1.04 billion as consumers returned to the home-improvement chain's stores during the company's peak selling season.
Stocks To Watch For August 20, 2014
Wall Street expects Target to report its Q2 earnings at $0.79 per share on revenue of $17.38 billion.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Lowe's Companies
Shares of Lowe's Companies saw some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday.
Ahead of Earnings: Optimism Builds On Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Thanks to a strong quarterly showing -- and subsequent round of bullish brokerage notes -- for sector peer The Home Depot, Inc. , shares of Lowe's Companies, Inc. are up 2.8% this afternoon to trade at $51.88.
Lowe's Will Never Stop Improving and Remains a Strong Buy
The company has begun to lay the foundation. The stock closed Monday at $50.45, up 1.8% on the year to date, besting the 0.26% decline posted by the home improvement sector.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Home Depot, Lowes Poised For Q2 Top-Line Surprise?
With both Home Depot and Lowes Companies slated to post second-quarter results this week, one analyst thinks both shares will see a bump.
Why Lowe's Companies (LOW) Stock Is Climbing Today
The firm cites strong spring home retail numbers as a reason for the optimistic outlook and says that it expects earnings and same store sales growth to come in ahead of analysts consensus estimates for the period.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Weekly Preview: Several Large Retailers Set To Report
Next week will be a busy week for markets with several large retailers set to report and many important economic reports set to be released.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Reality Bites Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT); Shift to e-Commerce Slowing Revenue Growth
WMT ) had to lower their full-year forecast on Thursday as same-store sales continued to remain flat.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Earnings Preview: Is Home Depot A Strong Prospect?
In recent years, the company has done well in pleasing its shareholders, but it's uncertain whether management can keep the momentum moving.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Specialty Retail Stocks Technical Insight -- Home Depot, Lowe's...
The losses were broad based as eight out of ten sectors ended the session in negative.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Lowe's Cos. Inc. will deliver needed items to pro customers quickly
Lowe's Cos. Inc. now has a service to deliver last-minute items from its home improvement stores to its professional customers.