Home Depot Inc (HD) : Piershale Financial Group scooped up 210 additional shares in Home Depot Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 2,434 shares of Home Depot Inc which is valued at $328,614.Home Depot Inc makes up approximately 0.20% of Piershale Financial Group’s portfolio.
Home Depot Inc closed down -0.59 points or -0.44% at $134.6 with 35,42,180 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $135.23, the shares hit an intraday low of $134.39 and an intraday high of $135.49 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc Ga Adv reduced its stake in HD by selling 640 shares or 2.97% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 20,926 shares of HD which is valued at $2,825,219. Home Depot Inc makes up approx 2.32% of Investors Asset Management Of Georgia Inc Ga Adv’s portfolio.Eqis Capital Management boosted its stake in HD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 354 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,093 shares of Home Depot Inc which is valued at $677,420. Home Depot Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Eqis Capital Management’s portfolio.Chelsea Counsel Co reduced its stake in HD by selling 478 shares or 17.21% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,300 shares of HD which is valued at $305,923. Home Depot Inc makes up approx 0.09% of Chelsea Counsel Co’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings boosted its stake in HD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 23,342 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,095,720 shares of Home Depot Inc which is valued at $145,741,717. Home Depot Inc makes up approx 0.84% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Home Depot Inc reported $1.17 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07 according to the earnings call on Feb 23, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.10. The company had revenue of $20980.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $20396.59 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.05 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Home Depot Inc. Barclays Initiated Home Depot Inc on Mar 31, 2016 to “Overweight”, Price Target of the shares are set at $150.Home Depot Inc was Upgraded by Deutsche Bank to ” Buy” on Jan 25, 2016.
The Home Depot Inc. (The Home Depot) is a home improvement retailer. The Home Depot stores sell an assortment of building materials home improvement products and lawn and garden products and provide services. The Home Depot stores average approximately 104000 square feet of enclosed space with approximately 24000 additional square feet of outside garden area. The Home Depot stores serve three primary customer groups: do-it-yourself (DIY) customers do-it-for-me (DIFM) customers and professional customers. As of December 31 2014 the Company had 2269 The Home Depot stores which included 1977 stores in the United States including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories of the United States Virgin Islands and Guam; 181 stores in Canada and 111 stores in Mexico.