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The Home Depot (HD) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Wednesday.

According to Zacks, “Home Depot outperformed the industry in the past year attributed to its five-year long trend of beating earnings estimates, which continued in first-quarter fiscal 2018. Further, both the top and bottom....More>>>

3 Things to Watch in Lowe's Earnings

Investors don’t have high expectations heading into theupcoming first-quarter earnings report fromLowe’s (NYSE:LOW). That’s in part because, at its last announcement in February, the home improvement retailer revealed soft sales growth and declining profitability. Management also suggested that profit struggles will continue into 2018.

Since then, the industry’s growth....More>>>

Boeing, Caterpillar Prop Up the Dow Thursday

May 18, 2018: Markets opened lower again Friday and while the Dow hugged the break-even line all day, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite remained in the red for the entire trading session. U.S. trade talks with China have hit a bump in the road and negotiations with Mexico and Canada on revisions to NAFTA missed a deadline of sorts Thursday. Friday’s best performing sector was industrials,....More>>>

Top Energy Stocks To Watch For 2018

New York, NY, based Investment company Tiedemann Wealth Management, Llc buys SPDR S&P 500, Vanguard Total Stock Market, TransCanada Corp, Kinder Morgan Inc, ONEOK Inc, Tallgrass Energy GP LP, iShares MSCI EAFE Value, National Grid PLC, EQT Midstream Partners LP, Express Scripts Holding Co, sells Altria Group Inc, Exxon Mobil Corp, MiMedx Group Inc, Energy Transfer Partners LP, Tallgrass Energy....More>>>

Cold-Weather Blues, Green Thumbs, and Gold-Plated Failures

In this Market Foolery podcast, host Chris Hill is joined by Foolish investor-at-large Tim Hansen to discuss a trio of topics. First, they review Home Depot’s (NYSE:HD) disappointing quarter. The home-improvement retailer may be Amazon-proof, but it’s not entirely weather resistant.

Next, they debate whether Scotts Miracle-Gro(NYSE:SMG) is as good a “picks and shovels”....More>>>

Best Bank Stocks To Buy Right Now

Investment company First Bank & Trust buys Coca-Cola Co, Public Storage, Zoetis Inc, Intuit Inc, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc, Occidental Petroleum Corp, Chevron Corp, Total SA, Crown Castle International Corp, AstraZeneca PLC, sells Costco Wholesale Corp, McDonald’s Corp, Johnson & Johnson, Novartis AG, Southern Co during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most....More>>>

Top 10 Heal Care Stocks To Invest In 2018

There are a record number of states voting on marijuana legalization this election cycle, and that is a massive boon to the fast-growing marijuana industry.

There are five states voting on marijuana legalization when voters trek to the polls on Nov. 8. Those five states include Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada.

On Election Day 2016, voters in Arkansas, Florida,....More>>>

Top Casino Stocks To Buy For 2019

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Authors Note: A more detailed research recommendation report on this sector will appear in our SA Marketplace site The House Edge after oral arguments are heard.

Two weeks from now, the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the landmark case: Christie vs. Professional & Amateur Sports Protection Act (1992)....More>>>

Dow Jones Today: Dow Dips After The Home Depot Misses Earnings Expectations

The Dow Jones today dropped over 150 points in in pre-market hours after The Home Depot Inc.(NYSE: HD) fell short of revenue expectations in its Q1 earnings report Tuesday morning. The firm reported earnings per share (EPS) of $2.08 on top of $24.94 billion in revenue.

Wall Street had expected $2.06 on top of $25.2 billion. The miss was a surprise given the strength of the housing market,....More>>>

10 Stocks To Watch For May 15, 2018

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

Wall Street expects Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD) to report quarterly earnings at $2.06 per share on revenue of $25.22 billion before the opening bell. Home Depot shares fell 0.04 percent to $191.00 in after-hours trading.
Switch Inc (NYSE: SWCH) reported weaker-than-expected earnings for its first quarter on Monday. Switch....More>>>