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Lowe's Companies Inc (LOW.N)

LOW.N on New York Stock Exchange

79.56USD
22 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

$-1.03 (-1.28%)
Prev Close
$80.59
Open
$80.84
Day's High
$81.18
Day's Low
$79.55
Volume
1,641,545
Avg. Vol
1,557,451
52-wk High
$86.25
52-wk Low
$69.72

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Nov 16,770.00 1.048
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
FY 2015 Jan '15 12,541.00 0.463
Oct 13,681.00 0.594
Aug 16,599.00 1.037
May 13,402.00 0.620
 
*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 Jan-17 25 15,385.60 15,764.10 14,898.70 --
Quarter Ending Apr-18 16 17,591.60 17,864.00 16,992.00 17,098.30
Year Ending Jan-17 28 64,598.50 65,044.00 63,808.80 --
Year Ending Jan-18 28 68,436.60 69,383.00 67,869.00 67,810.30
Year Ending Jan-19 28 71,231.30 72,505.00 70,266.00 70,267.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jan-17 27 0.79 0.86 0.74 --
Quarter Ending Apr-18 19 1.17 1.21 1.13 1.18
Year Ending Jan-17 27 3.90 4.00 3.53 --
Year Ending Jan-18 31 4.51 4.57 4.46 4.56
Year Ending Jan-19 32 5.15 6.01 4.96 5.23
LT Growth Rate (%) 7 13.43 17.00 11.20 15.96
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 19.10 26.39 19.81
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 26.27 26.59 33.53
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 21.09 14.87 12.91
Beta 1.14 0.86 1.26
Price to Sales (TTM) 0.96 1.24 2,947.14
Price to Book (MRQ) 11.51 18.55 2.49
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 15.01 120.62 3.03
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 12.98 13.47 154,489.19
% Owned Institutions 75.45 18.61 0.21

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 2.06 1.75 2.05
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.47 1.63 2.13
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 18.91 12.37 8.00
Payout Ratio(TTM) 26.84 49.49 20.50

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 6.55 3.39 16.32
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 10.31 2.74 19.66
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 5.31 4.92 3.98
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 143.62 113.57 -781.60
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 51.68 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 19.39 8.64 1.76
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -8.59 4.31 1.02

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.12 0.56 1.16
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.02 1.33 1.44
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 271.16 223.10 34.73
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 279.31 249.62 69.72
Interest Coverage (TTM) 7.97 24.39 7.89

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 34.27 29.37 23.44
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 34.62 29.87 22.53
EBITD Margin (TTM) 12.05 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 11.07 10.07 40.08
Operating Margin (TTM) 9.13 7.41 14.87
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.74 7.28 45.51
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 8.21 7.25 17.00
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.28 7.02 48.00
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 5.16 5.02 14.51
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.43 4.67 44.67
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 37.11 28.71 20.91
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 39.24 35.41 22.24

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 362,679 34,248,983 801,448,504
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 18,716 1,123,300 89,914,707
Receivable Turnover (TTM) -- 100.94 14.75
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 3.87 3.87 11.14
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.91 1.29 0.74

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 9.86 7.73 -10.71
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.75 7.02 7.78
Return on Investment (TTM) 15.57 11.85 -64.26
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.85 10.71 12.65
Return on Equity (TTM) 57.18 51.34 -62.78
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 22.79 20.02 16.62
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 10.06 6.77 5.31
EPS (TTM) % 27.42 17.55 19.39
Dividend % 23.53 22.83 18.91
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 -1.77 -3.28 49 34
13 Week 8.97 2.55 99 75
26 Week -0.36 -7.76 92 74
52 Week 11.13 -5.73 99 32
YTD 11.87 -3.56 99 31
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 75.45%
# of Holders: 1,631
Total Shares Held: 628,350,744
3 Mo. Net Change: -11,452,485
# New Positions: 110
# Closed Positions: 103
# Increased Positions: 678
# Reduced Positions: 671
# Net Buyers: 7
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