Home Depot Inc (HD.N)
30 Jan 2015
WASHINGTON, Jan 13 - President Barack Obama sent a bill to Congress on Tuesday to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity laws to protect government, businesses and consumers while protecting privacy, after recent hacking attacks against Sony Pictures, Home Depot Inc and Target Corp , and on Monday the federal government itself.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Tuesday renewed a push to beef up U.S. cybersecurity laws after recent headline-grabbing hacking attacks against companies like Sony Pictures , Home Depot and Target .
WASHINGTON, Jan 13 - President Barack Obama on Tuesday renewed a push to beef up U.S. cybersecurity laws after recent headline-grabbing hacking attacks against companies like Sony Pictures, Home Depot and Target.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, December 05 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has upgraded its long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) on The Home Depot, Inc. to 'A' from 'A-', and its short-term IDR to 'F1' from 'F2'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. Home Depot had $16.7 billion of debt outstanding as of Nov. 2, 2014. A full rating list is shown below. Key Rating Drivers The upgrade reflects the strong improvement in Home Depot's comparable store sales (comps), opera
Nov 18 - Home Depot Inc on Tuesday reported slightly higher-than-expected quarterly sales as an improving job market encouraged home owners to increase spending on renovations, but earnings came in just below Wall Street estimates.
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Nov 18 - Home Depot Inc, the world's largest home improvement chain, reported a 14 percent rise in quarterly profit as an improving job market encouraged Americans to spend more on renovations.
(Corrects to remove Canadian elections blurb as it is scheduled for today (Nov. 17), not Nov. 18) Home Depot Inc, the world's largest home improvement chain, which was hit by a wide-ranging data breach in September, is likely to report third-quarter profit above analysts' average estimates, according to Thomson Reuters StarMine. The company said in August it expected same-store sales to grow faster in the second half of the year as customers renovate homes with big-ticket purchases such as woo
WASHINGTON, Nov 12 - A senior Democratic lawmaker on Wednesday asked the chief executives of five companies, including Home Depot Inc, Target Corp and Kmart , to share more information about recent cyber attacks on their companies.