sharply lagging both the S&P 500 and Lowe ' s ( LOW ). Its 17.4x P/E ratio slightly trails that of Lowe ' s despite more impressive earnings. As Lowe ' s has relied on promotions and new stores in
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WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters) - Home improvement retail chain Lowe ' s Home Centers has agreed to pay a $500,000 penalty for violating rules governing lead paint exposure, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice said on Thursday.
holdings in the Magellan Flagship Fund at 31 December 2013 include Wells Fargo (12%), Visa (10%), Bank of America (9%), Lowe ' s (8%) and Apple (7%). Fund inflow assumptions for fiscal 2014 are broadly unchanged, but we increase FUM forecasts for
can-americans-retire-in-a-decade-of-financial-repression-.html Twelve years after retiring as a telephone repairman, Roger Wood clocks 12 to 15 hours a week at a Lowe ’ s Cos. hardware store near Glen Allen, Virginia. “About the same amount I made 30 years ago,” Wood, 69, says of his $12
debt to fund these activities. Lowe ' s LOW (rating: A, wide moat) and O'Reilly ..... their respective leverage targets. Lowe ' s projected share repurchases of ..... Accordingly, we would expect Lowe ' s to tap the debt markets. O'Reilly's
Lowe ' s Companies , Inc. ( LOW ) declares $0.18/share quarterly dividend , in line with previous. Forward yield 1.46% Payable May 7; for shareholders of record April 23; ex-div April 17. Post your comment!
WMT +1.9% ) which aims to take a piece of the home improvement business from Home Depot ( HD +0.7% ) and Lowe ' s ( LOW +0.1% ) with today's slashing of prices and expanded offerings in its outdoor living and garden segments. In
likely to fluctuate alongside the housing market. Masco also carries some customer concentration risk since Home Depot and Lowe ’ s together constitute 27% of revenue. A loss of business from either do-it-yourself retailer could significantly affect its
estate sector. You can even see some of that in companies that aren't builders necessarily; [TICKER:HD] Home Depot, Lowe ' s , those kind of companies have down quite well as investors have anticipated a recovery in the housing market that we've seen