JCPenney Reports Steep Drop in First Quarter Sales
The company’s CEO remains optimistic about the retailer’s future.
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There’s No Retailer Like Home Depot
The company crushed earnings forecasts and called the Trump administration's tariffs on lumber and appliances "manageable."
Home Depot Sales Hit by Slow Spring Spending
It was a "garden story" for the retailer in Q1 as severe winter weather weighed on sales of gardening supplies.
Lowe’s Falling Margins Drive 5% Stock Slide
The retailer spent heavily in Q4 to convert store traffic into sales but gross margins fell 68 basis points to 33.73%.
Hurricanes Add $282M to Home Depot Sales
The retailer's same-store sales rose 7.9% in Q3 as hurricanes sent consumers to its stores in the South for rebuilding supplies.
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Lowe’s Shares Drop 3% on Q1 Earnings Miss
Same-store sales grew 1.9%, above the company's historical average but below rival Home Depot's 5.5% gain in its first quarter.
Lowe’s Buys Wholesaler to Boost Pro Business
The $512 million acquisition of Maintenance Supply Headquarters will enhance Lowe's ability to serve customers such as contractors.