Home Depot's quarterly profit jumps 12 percent

Home Depot has been seen as a retail rarity with a sturdy housing market propping up demand for its home-improvement supplies

Alpha Cubed Investments LLC now owns 52,410 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock worth $6,744,000 after buying an additional 7,955 shares in the last quarter. Old Rep Intl Corp now has $5.20B valuation. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.

The current consensus rating on Home Depot (NYSE:HD) is Buy (Score: 2.74) with a consensus target price of $153.89 per share, a potential 2.76% downside. The Castleark Management Llc holds 436,691 shares with $58.55 million value, down from 485,740 last quarter. (HD) belongs to the "Services" sector with an industry focus on "Home Improvement Stores", with Mr. Craig A. Menear as Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres. Capstone Asset Management Company sold 3,130 shares as Home Depot Inc (HD)'s stock rose 4.34%. Its down 0.05, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. Icon Advisers Inc Company stated it has 87,140 shares or 0.79% of all its holdings. Sold All: 84 Reduced: 664 Increased: 478 New Position: 121.

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 21st. Strs Ohio reported 1.14M shares stake. Triangle Secs Wealth Mngmt has 0.16% invested in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) for 1,787 shares.

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. Essex Svcs accumulated 34,298 shares or 0.99% of the stock. Private Na has 32,909 shares for 1.06% of their portfolio. Advisor Prns Ltd Llc, California-based fund reported 23,818 shares.

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) traded down 0.986% on Wednesday, hitting $156.699. Pictet North America Sa reported 74,837 shares.

02/23/2017 - Home Depot, Inc. Us Financial Bank De invested in 1.21 million shares.

In terms of The Home Depot, Inc. Prtnrs Oh Adv has 1.23% invested in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) for 9,359 shares. BOYD JEFFERY H had bought 10,000 shares worth $1.28 million. Campbell Ann Marie had sold 7,566 shares worth $963,530 on Thursday, November 17.

EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 12.81% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at 18.00%. The Home Depot Inc. has $182 highest and $106 lowest target.

Among 22 analysts covering The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD) is getting prepared to post earnings results on 5/16/2017 8:30:00 AM. Therefore 64% are positive. The Home Depot stores serves three primary customer groups: do-it-yourself (DIY) customers, do-it-for-me (DIFM) clients and professional customers. (The) had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse.

As during previous earnings periods, the company is also riding a revived housing market that has been generating regular consumer investment in their homes.

Recently, several research firms updated their ratings on the stock. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, August 17 with "Buy". The Home Depot Inc. had 49 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, August 18, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, May 13 by Jefferies. Sanford C. Bernstein initiated coverage on Home Depot in a report on Monday, February 6th. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, February 22 by Telsey Advisory Group. Future earnings predictions are perhaps the most essential input when trying to value a company. Shares have dropped -51.67% over the trailing 6 months. Integra Lifesciences Hldgs C (NASDAQ:IART) was raised too. Whitnell And Communication invested in 0.94% or 15,172 shares. Its down 0.52, from 1.42 in 2016Q3. It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. 8,883 were reported by North Star Asset Mgmt Incorporated. Parsec Fincl Mgmt holds 96,360 shares. Brookmont Capital Management owns 213,874 shares or 11.3% of their United States portfolio. Stanley holds 5,263 shares.

Analysts await Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE:ORI) to report earnings on July, 27. Sure, the percentage is discouraging but better times are ahead as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go up by 35%, annually. About 5.65M shares traded or 42.32% up from the average.

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