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Lowe's Companies Inc (LOW.N)

LOW.N on New York Stock Exchange

115.01USD
24 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

$-1.83 (-1.57%)
Prev Close
$116.84
Open
$116.21
Day's High
$116.54
Day's Low
$114.84
Volume
1,381,189
Avg. Vol
1,122,487
52-wk High
$117.34
52-wk Low
$75.38

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2019 Aug 20,888.00 1.861
May 17,360.00 1.192
FY 2018 Feb '18 15,494.00 0.692
Nov 16,770.00 1.046
Aug 19,495.00 1.678
May 16,860.00 0.699
FY 2017 Feb '17 15,784.00 0.741
Oct 15,739.00 0.430
Jul 18,260.00 1.313
Apr 15,234.00 0.992
FY 2016 Jan '16 13,236.00 0.012
Oct 14,360.00 0.796
Jul 17,348.00 1.202
May 14,130.00 0.714
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Oct-18 23 17,383.60 17,588.20 17,160.90 17,156.50
Quarter Ending Jan-18 26 15,329.10 15,745.00 14,995.00 --
Year Ending Jan-18 29 68,592.60 71,680.00 68,170.00 --
Year Ending Jan-19 27 71,653.10 71,892.80 70,868.30 71,063.90
Year Ending Jan-20 27 74,159.80 75,749.00 71,673.90 73,391.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Oct-18 26 1.04 1.16 0.90 1.16
Quarter Ending Jan-18 28 0.88 0.94 0.80 --
Year Ending Jan-18 29 4.52 4.58 4.46 --
Year Ending Jan-19 27 5.19 5.35 5.10 5.15
Year Ending Jan-20 31 6.01 6.40 5.67 5.79
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 15.06 17.20 11.50 12.93
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 24.39 24.35 18.54
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 26.27 29.63 34.35
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 21.09 19.17 13.59
Beta 1.40 0.96 1.37
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.34 17.29 20.98
Price to Book (MRQ) 16.39 43.44 71.44
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 20.94 4.79 3.53
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 17.24 17.75 11.29
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.64 1.80 2.40
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.47 1.75 2.25
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 20.43 21.52 5.32
Payout Ratio(TTM) 35.73 31.71 28.30

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 7.15 5.58 11.31
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 3.88 4.30 13.52
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 6.31 3.57 3.75
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 10.91 20.44 20.90
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 35.03 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 19.50 11.80 2.47
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.50 2.83 2.70

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.25 0.49 1.24
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.06 1.22 1.52
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 258.38 430.12 51.67
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 273.85 475.52 80.86
Interest Coverage (TTM) 9.78 18.86 24.78

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 34.25 31.61 23.74
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 34.55 31.06 23.14
EBITD Margin (TTM) 11.06 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 11.36 11.30 14.02
Operating Margin (TTM) 8.90 8.53 9.47
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.26 8.61 9.46
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 8.01 94.51 12.03
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.63 8.12 12.27
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 5.61 84.70 9.38
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.66 5.33 9.69
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 29.97 28.10 18.19
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 38.89 33.95 22.32

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 352,560 26,162,213 986,551,251
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 19,770 853,747 102,317,192
Receivable Turnover (TTM) -- 85.45 13.32
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 3.98 4.22 9.97
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.91 1.51 0.74

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 10.72 12.09 6.69
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.59 9.19 7.13
Return on Investment (TTM) 17.35 19.12 11.26
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.41 13.57 11.71
Return on Equity (TTM) 69.68 136.28 12.00
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 30.59 37.22 15.12
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 5.54 6.87 6.31
EPS (TTM) % 18.38 14.95 19.50
Dividend % 20.63 22.84 20.43
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Lowe's Companies Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 9.40 7.35 99 77
13 Week 18.96 11.86 99 69
26 Week 39.48 23.22 99 78
52 Week 49.72 27.79 99 80
YTD 25.72 14.73 99 72
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 75.79%
# of Holders: 1,815
Total Shares Held: 612,597,285
3 Mo. Net Change: -8,242,815
# New Positions: 140
# Closed Positions: 107
# Increased Positions: 667
# Reduced Positions: 852
# Net Buyers: -185
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