Earnings Analysis Of The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)


The Home Depot, Inc. (HD) will report its next earnings on Aug 15 BMO. The company reported the earnings of $2.25/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $2.22/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 1.4%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for The Home Depot, Inc. and for the current quarter 27 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.81/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.78/share and a High Estimate of $1.88/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 23 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for The Home Depot, Inc. as 24.45 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Home Depot, Inc. is 24.26 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 25.04 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 23.15 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for HD to be 13.1%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 11.1%. For the next 5 years, The Home Depot, Inc. is expecting Growth of 12.72% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 19.39% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The Home Depot, Inc., where 13 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 9 analysts have given a Buy signal, 9 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Analysts reported that the Price Target for The Home Depot, Inc. might touch $182 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $171.04 and $153.16 respectively.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.68 and Average Volume (3 months) is 5.29 million. The company’s P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 22.97 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.28.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 18.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 192.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 31.8%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, The Home Depot, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 0.99%, where Monthly Performance is 7.29%, Quarterly performance is 5.72%, 6 Months performance is 8.3% and yearly performance percentage is 24.25%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 19.31%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 0.81% and Monthly Volatility of 1.20%.