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Home Depot (NYSE:HD)
The following stock analysis is based on 7.7 years of data (i.e. since Nov 12, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.
Home Depot trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.
It is in the consumer-c sector.
It is currently trading at $271.64 ($269.37 the previous day).It pays a 2.12% dividend.
The next reporting date is in 8 days (2020 08 18).
CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $3.44 per share ($33.4B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.33722.
Over the past 12 months, $1240425 worth of shares have been purchased and $118093801 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.
The year over year average increase is 18.2% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 16.98. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.
|Past Performance||Average Price||Percent Change|
|1 year||227.37251044304||19||+ Above Average|
|2 year||191.07105726872||5.2||- Below Average|
|3 year||181.69399159664||28.1||+ Above Average|
|4 year||141.78342741935||11||- Below Average|
|5 year||127.74083018868||21.6||+ Above Average|
The worst drop it has had in recent years is -38.4%. It has a steady shape to the stock curve, which means the stock continues on a consistent trend except during extreme periods of volitility, but usually recovers quickly. These stocks are very safe and do not have to be checked often.
The Home Depot is a retail company that specializes in the supply of household items. The companies headquarters is located in Atlanta USA and was founded in 1978. They have over 2286 locations as of 2018 and over 400,000 employees in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico. Products include home appliances, tools, hardware, builders hardware, lumber, building materials, paint, plumbing, flooring, garden supplies & plants. It is listed on the S&P 100 and 500.
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