Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in Home Depot (The)

Home Depot (The) (NYSE:HD) dropped slightly amid mild profit booking and the last known price was $127.35 per share. The price decreased by -0.27 points or -0.21% which made the investors to buy on weakness. For the latest trading session, the net money flow was recorded at $5.06 million. The total upticks were valued at $6.36 million and the total downticks aggregated to $1.3 million, thereby putting the up/down ratio at 4.88,. The shares have seen a change in the share price of 0.17% on a weekly basis.In a big block trade which occurred today, the total uptick value was $5.06 million and the total downtick value was $0, resulting in an up/down ratio of 0. The net money flow for the block trade was calculated to be $5.06 million.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.71% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.44%. The company shares have rallied 12.76% in the past 52 Weeks. On May 10, 2016 The shares registered one year high of $137.82 and one year low was seen on August 24, 2015 at $92.17. The 50-day moving average is $131.91 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $129.15. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Home Depot (The) (NYSE:HD): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $127.96 and $127.29 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $128.31. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $127.74, notching a gain of 0.09% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,600,869 . The stock had closed at $127.62 on the previous day.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.26% of Home Depot (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -22.36% . Institutional Investors own 75.58% of Home Depot (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 66.78%. On the companys insider trading activities, Hewett Wayne M., director of Home Depot Inc, executed a transaction worth $46,386 on May 31, 2016. A total of 350 shares were purchased at an average price of $132.53. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.

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 104,000 square feet of enclosed space, with approximately 24,000 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 2,269 The Home Depot stores, which included 1,977 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.

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