Home Depot Inc (HD.N)
17 Dec 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$127,908.30|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,317.83|
(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.
Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc named Home Depot Inc executive Marvin Ellison as its new chief on Monday, ending an 18-month search but barely allaying investor concerns over problems facing the money-losing department store chain.
Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc named Marvin Ellison, credited with resurrecting Home Depot Inc's U.S. business, as its next chief executive as the department store operator looks to push on since stemming a two-year long sales decline.
Oct 13 - J.C. Penney Co Inc said Marvin Ellison, Home Depot Inc's head of U.S. stores, would replace Myron Ullman as chief executive in August 2015.