Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) had a weak trading session and its shares were last down at $137.44, down -0.14% or -0.1 points. The trading data also revealed that the total net flow stood at $8.08 million as the shares had $78.3 million in upticks but lost $70.22 million in downticks. The up/down ratio was 1.12. This data is particularly important for the traders and speculators alike as it could also be used to gauge the strength of the momentum in the shares. During the past week, the shares have seen a change of -0.64% in the shares.The block trade data suggests an inflow of $8.74 million in upticks and an outflow of $3.63 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 2.41. The net money flow for this transaction was recorded at $5.11.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
The Home Depot, Inc. has dropped 0.03% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 2.51% in the last 4 weeks. The Home Depot, Inc. is up 13.24% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 2.51%. Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 0.1% or 0.14 points. After the session commenced at $137.66, the stock reached the higher end at $137.96 while it hit a low of $136.53. With the volume soaring to 2,968,801 shares, the last trade was called at $137.44. The company has a 52-week high of $139.37. The company has a market cap of $167,424 million and there are 1,218,160,970 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $109.62.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 30, 2016, Mark C Vadon (director) purchased 15,000 shares at 129.87 per share price.On Nov 23, 2016, Edward P. Decker (EVP, Merchandising) sold 20,000 shares at 130.80 per share price.On Nov 22, 2016, Jeffery H Boyd (director) purchased 10,000 shares at 128.27 per share price.
Home Depot Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 15, 2016. The company reported $1.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $1.58. The company had revenue of $23154.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $23049.85 million. The companys revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.36 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Nov 16, 2016 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 146 from a previous price target of $145 .
Home Depot is the one of worlds largest home improvement retailer. The company offers a level of service unprecedented among warehouse-style retailers. Home Depot stores cater to do-it-yourselfers, as well as home improvement, construction and building maintenance professionals. The Home Depot currently operates in the USA, Canada, Chile, Puerto Rico, and Argentina. The company also operates EXPO Design Centers across the U.S. and Villagers Hardware in New Jersey.