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Home Depot Inc (HD.N)

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21 Apr 2017
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Home Depot says became aware of EPA investigation into co's compliance with lead-safe work practices in Jan
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 08:48pm EDT 

Home Depot Inc : Home Depot - in Jan 2017, co became aware of investigation by EPA's criminal investigation division into co’s compliance with lead-safe work practices .Home Depot says previously responded to civil document requests from several EPA regions; company cooperating with the EPA - SEC filing.  Full Article

Home Depot says became aware of EPA investigation into co's compliance with lead-safe work practices in Jan
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 04:36pm EDT 

Home Depot Inc : Home Depot - in Jan 2017, co became aware of investigation by EPA's criminal investigation division into co’s compliance with lead-safe work practices .Home Depot says previously responded to civil document requests from several EPA regions; company cooperating with the EPA - SEC filing.  Full Article

Home Depot Q4 EPS $1.44
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 06:00am EST 

Home Depot Inc : The Home Depot announces fourth quarter and fiscal 2016 results; . Q4 earnings per share $1.44 . Q4 sales $22.2 billion versus I/B/E/S view $21.81 billion . Q4 earnings per share view $1.34 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Home Depot Inc - comparable store sales for q4 of fiscal 2016 were positive 5.8 percent . Sees 2017 sales growth of approximately 4.6 percent . Home Depot Inc - sees FY comparable store sales growth of approximately 4.6 percent . Home Depot Inc - sees six new stores for fiscal 2017 . Sees 2017 diluted earnings-per-share growth after anticipated share repurchases of approximately 10.5 percent, or $7.13 . Home Depot Inc - sees FY gross margin decrease of approximately 15 basis points . Sees 2017 capital spending of approximately $2.0 billion . Home Depot Inc - for fiscal 2017 sees share repurchases of approximately $5.0 billion . Home Depot Inc - increases quarterly dividend by 29 percent . Fy earnings per share view $7.17, revenue view $98.45 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Home Depot Inc - targeted dividend payout ratio will be increased from 50 percent to 55 percent of net earnings . Home Depot Inc - announces $15 billion share repurchase authorization .Home Depot Inc - board of directors declared a 29 percent increase in quarterly dividend to $0.89 per share.  Full Article

Home Depot sets quarterly dividend of $0.69per share
Thursday, 17 Nov 2016 04:29pm EST 

Home Depot Inc :Sets quarterly dividend of $0.69per share.  Full Article

Home Depot Q3 EPS $1.60
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 06:00am EST 

Home Depot Inc : Fy earnings per share view $6.33, revenue view $94.16 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q3 same store sales rose 5.5 percent . Home Depot Inc says Q3 comp sales for U.S. Stores were positive 5.9 percent . Home Depot Inc - reaffirmed its fiscal 2016 sales guidance . 2016 comp sales will be up approximately 4.9 percent . The home depot announces third quarter results . Q3 sales $23.2 billion versus I/B/E/S view $23.04 billion . Sees FY earnings per share $6.33 . Q3 earnings per share $1.60 .Q3 earnings per share view $1.58 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

S&P says Home Depot Inc.'s proposed senior unsecured notes rated 'A'
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 11:52am EDT 

S&P Global Ratings:S&P - Home Depot Inc.'s proposed senior unsecured notes rated 'A'.  Full Article

Fitch rates Home Depot Inc.'s proposed Sr. unsecured notes 'A'
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 09:59am EDT 

Fitch Ratings :Fitch rates Home Depot, Inc.'s proposed Sr. unsecured notes 'A'.  Full Article

Home Depot declares Q2 dividend of 69 cents
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 04:32pm EDT 

Home Depot Inc :Home Depot declares second quarter dividend of 69 cents.  Full Article

Home Depot CFO- "Encouraged by strength of core business as housing market continues to recover"
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 10:00am EDT 

Home Depot Inc : On conf call - pro-sales outpaced diy business in US in Q2 . On conf call - 'buy online, pickup in store' rollout expected to be completed by end of fiscal year . CEO- "instituting a high degree of change across many business areas...in Q2 identified several opportunities for improvement particularly around inventory management and freight handling " . Q2 drivers behind the increase in big-ticket purchases were HVAC, appliances and roofing . Q2 transactions for tickets over $900 representing about 20 percent of U.S. Sales were up 8.1 percent . CFO- " recent GDP growth estimates suggest a slowdown in us economy from what we expected but we are encouraged by strength of our core business as housing market continues to recover" . CFO- lifting full-year eps growth guidance principally because of better expense control and therefore more operating leverage than anticipated at end of Q1 . CFO- for remainder of fiscal year intend to repurchase about $2.5 billion of stock, bringing total anticipated 2016 share repurchases to $5 billion . Have a pilot of 20 stores where interline assortments can be shopped inside home depot stores . Taking expense growth forecast down, now expect expense growth to be about 32% of sales growth, down from about 40%.  Full Article

Home Depot Q2 EPS $1.97
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 06:00am EDT 

Home Depot Inc : Q2 earnings per share view $1.97 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees FY 2016 sales up about 6.3 percent . The home depot announces second quarter results . Q2 sales $26.5 billion versus I/B/E/S view $26.49 billion . Sees FY earnings per share $6.31 . Qtrly comp sales for U.S. Stores were positive 5.4 percent . Reaffirmed its fiscal 2016 sales guidance . Expects FY diluted earnings per share to grow approximately 15.6 percent from fiscal 2015 to $6.31 . Comparable store sales for q2 of fiscal 2016 were positive 4.7 percent . Sees 2016 comp sales to be up approximately 4.9 percent .FY earnings per share view $6.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

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BRIEF-Home Depot says CEO Craig Menear's total compensation for 2016 was $11.5 mln vs $11.6 mln in 2015 - SEC filing

* Home Depot Inc - CEO Craig Menear's total compensation for 2016 was $11.5 million versus $11.6 million in 2015 - SEC filing