Lowes Companies (LOW) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Lowes Companies (LOW), hence the stock is down -6.94% 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 -1.67% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -8.83% and the stock has fallen -1.14% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 5.85% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.14%.The 200 Day SMA reached 5.59% Lowes Companies, Inc. has dropped 9.14% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -5.57%.
Lowes Companies (LOW) : The highest level Lowes Companies (LOW) is projected to reach is $100 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $75. The consolidated price target from 15 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $87.33 and the possibility the share price can swing is $6.43.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Lowes Companies (NYSE:LOW): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $70.431 and the intraday high of $71.18 after having opened at $71.02 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $71.02, a loss of -0.50%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 6,527,083 shares. The stock failed to cross $71.18 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $71.31.
Lowes Companies, Inc. (Lowes) is a home improvement retailer. As of January 30, 2015, Lowes operated 1,840 home improvement and hardware stores, representing approximately 201 million square feet of retail selling space. Lowes is consisted of 1,793 stores located across 50 states in the United States, including 74 Orchard Supply Hardware (Orchard) stores in California and Oregon, as well as 37 stores in Canada, and 10 stores in Mexico. It serves homeowners, renters, and professional customers (Pro customers). Its retail customers, consisted of individual homeowners and renters, complete a range of projects. The Pro customer consists of two categories: construction trades, and maintenance, repair and operations. The Company offers a range of products for maintenance, repair, remodeling, and decorating.