Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $146.73. The stock traded with the volume of 6.93 Million in the last trading session. Home Depot, Inc. (The) opened at $129.34 and closed by showing a decrease of -0.17%. The Bid price in the last session was $129.40 x 100 and the Ask price was $129.60 x 200. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
Home Depot, Inc. (The) has the Market Capitalization of 157.63 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $139 and 52-Week Low of $109.62 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 2, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016.
Home Depot, Inc. (The) reported its last Earnings on Nov 15 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $1.6/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $1.58/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 1.3%. The company will report its next earnings on 21-Feb-17.
Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Home Depot, Inc. (The) has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of 13.7%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be 11.8%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of 20.84% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 13.66% per annum.
26 number of analysts also provided their insight on Home Depot, Inc. (The), where the Average Price Target for the stock is $146.73. They also projected Low Price Target as $121 while High Price Target is set at $158.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 11 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 12 reported it as Buy.8 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
Home Depot, Inc. (The) annual Divided is 2.76 while it’s Dividend Yield is 2.13%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 20.95 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 18.07. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 1.71 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 28.19, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 44.55 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 31.66.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 17.5 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 123.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 28.2%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 2.76% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 2.8 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.17 percent.
A look at performance overview of Home Depot, Inc. (The) depicts that Performance (Week) is -0.68 percent while Performance Month is 6.62%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -3.01% and Half Year Performance value stands at -1.25%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -1.69 percent. Home Depot, Inc. (The) has its YTD performance of -0.07 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 25 Sep 2016 where Officer Decker Edward P did a transaction type “Sell” in which 1115 shares were traded at a price of $125.45. Another insider trade includes General Counsel Roseborough Teresa Wynn who also initiated a transaction in which 1470 shares were traded on 25 Sep 2016 as “Sell”. On 25 Sep 2016 Chief Technology Officer Carey (Matthew A) traded 2179 shares as “Sell” at $125.45. Chief Financial Officer Tomé (Carol B) Sell 3496 shares on 25 Sep 2016 at the price of $125.45.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Piper Jaffray on 31-Oct-16 who Downgrade the stock from Overweight to Neutral. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 23-Jun-16, Nomura took an action “Upgrade” from Neutral to Buy. On 24-May-16, the stock was Initiated to Buy by Topeka Capital Markets.