Lowe's Companies (LOW) : St. Johns Investment Management Company scooped up 251 additional shares in Lowe's Companies during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 17, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 12,425 shares of Lowe's Companies which is valued at $886,524.Lowe's Companies makes up approximately 0.76% of St. Johns Investment Management Company’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Chesley Taft Associates reduced its stake in LOW by selling 3,050 shares or 9.34% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 29,620 shares of LOW which is valued at $2,113,387. Lowe's Companies makes up approx 0.22% of Chesley Taft Associates’s portfolio. W.g. Shaheen Associates Dba Whitney Co sold out all of its stake in LOW during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 2,700 shares of LOW which is valued $191,970.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in LOW by selling 200 shares or 0.05% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 385,453 shares of LOW which is valued at $27,848,979. Lowe's Companies makes up approx 0.11% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.Indiana Trust Investment Management Co reduced its stake in LOW by selling 440 shares or 1.89% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 22,850 shares of LOW which is valued at $1,650,913. Lowe's Companies makes up approx 0.87% of Indiana Trust Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Washington Trust Bank reduced its stake in LOW by selling 588 shares or 36.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,008 shares of LOW which is valued at $72,828. Lowe's Companies makes up approx 0.02% of Washington Trust Bank’s portfolio.
Lowe's Companies opened for trading at $71.57 and hit $71.93 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $71.35, with a gain of 0.35% or 0.25 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 56,59,945 shares. Company has a market cap of $62,407 M.
On the company’s financial health, Lowe's Companies reported $1.37 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.05 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 17, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.42. The company had revenue of $18260.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $18420.50 million. The company’s revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.20 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Lowe's Companies. Stifel Resumed Lowe's Companies on Aug 2, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $100.
Lowe’s Companies Inc. (Lowe’s) is a home improvement retailer. As of January 30 2015 Lowe’s operated 1840 home improvement and hardware stores representing approximately 201 million square feet of retail selling space. Lowe’s is consisted of 1793 stores located across 50 states in the United States including 74 Orchard Supply Hardware (Orchard) stores in California and Oregon as well as 37 stores in Canada and 10 stores in Mexico. It serves homeowners renters and professional customers (Pro customers). Its retail customers consisted of individual homeowners and renters complete a range of projects. The Pro customer consists of two categories: construction trades and maintenance repair and operations. The Company offers a range of products for maintenance repair remodeling and decorating.