Stock price performance of Home Depot, Inc. (The) is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 6.26% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 1.86% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 18.51% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Home Depot, Inc. (The) has a positive value of 0.49 compared to overall market. For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.98% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.83%.The 200 Day SMA reached 5.81%
The Home Depot, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 61.74 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) has tumbled 0.25% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 3.33% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.37% during the past week but Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 2.41%.
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, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $137.26 and hit $138.47 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $137.98, with a gain of 0.75% or 1.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,654,729 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $139.37 and the company has a market cap of $168,082 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $109.62 .
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.