Home Depot (The) (HD) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Home Depot (The) (HD), hence the stock is down -4.98% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.8% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -6.9% and the stock has fallen -1.28% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.73% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.04%.The 200 Day SMA reached 2.45% The Home Depot, Inc. has dropped 0.3% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -3.13%.
Home Depot (The) (HD) has been rated by 15 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $158 and the lowest price target forecast is $106. The average forecast of all the analysts is $147 and the expected standard deviation is $13.11.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Home Depot (The) (NYSE:HD): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $125.7 and the intraday high of $127.02 after having opened at $127.02 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $127.02, a loss of -0.67%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 6,941,162 shares. The stock failed to cross $127.02 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $126.11.
The Home Depot, Inc. (The Home Depot) is a home improvement retailer. The Home Depot stores sell an assortment of building materials, home improvement products and lawn and garden products and provide services. The Home Depot stores average approximately 104,000 square feet of enclosed space, with approximately 24,000 additional square feet of outside garden area. The Home Depot stores serve three primary customer groups: do-it-yourself (DIY) customers, do-it-for-me (DIFM) customers and professional customers. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had 2,269 The Home Depot stores, which included 1,977 stores in the United States, including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories of the United States Virgin Islands and Guam; 181 stores in Canada, and 111 stores in Mexico.