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Home Depot Sees Sales and Earnings Increase in 2017

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The Home Depot’s sales and and net earnings rose in the last quarter of 2017, as well as during the full fiscal year. The company released its financial results Feb. 20, reporting $23.9 billion in sales for 2017’s fourth quarter, ... Read More »

Home Depot to Sell Tesla Solar Panels, Batteries

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The Home Depot will sell Tesla solar panels and batteries in dedicated spaces in 800 retail locations, Bloomberg reports. The installations of the retail spaces are already underway and will be completed within the first half of the year, the ... Read More »

Home Depot Podcast Showcases Company Culture

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Have you ever wanted a behind-the-scenes look at the Home Depot? You’re in luck. The company has created new podcast series called “Give Me An H,” which dives deeper in the “unique culture through the eyes and experiences of associates ... Read More »

The Latest on Home Depot’s Acquisitions

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The Home Depot made deals to buy two businesses during the second half of 2017, eyeing opportunities for future growth online and in its brick-and-mortar locations. Now, reports suggest that the home improvement retailer is considering the purchase of XPO ... Read More »

What Keeps The Home Depot CEO Up at Night? ‘Change’

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The Home Depot CEO Craig Menear says “the amount of change that’s happening in our business” is what keeps him awake at night in a Dec. 20 episode of the Marketplace® podcast, distributed by American Public Media®. “Being able to ... Read More »

Home Depot Buys Bedding and Bath Company

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The Home Depot has announced its acquisition of Wisconsin bedding and bath business The Company Store. The Company Store operates five brick-and-mortar locations in Wisconsin, Maine and North Carolina, and an online store. Home Depot publicized the purchase Dec. 21, but ... Read More »

Home Depot Readies $15B Share Buyback

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During its 2017 Investor and Analyst Conference, Home Depot’s board of directors announced plans to initiate a $15 billion share buyback program, Reuters reports. “Since 2002 and through the third quarter of fiscal 2017, [Home Depot] has returned approximately $73 ... Read More »

Hurricanes Lift Home Depot in Third Quarter

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In its third-quarter financial results released Nov. 14, The Home Depot says sales related to hurricanes “positively impacted comparable store sales growth by approximately $282 million.” The big-box home improvement retailer beat analysts’ projections for its overall sales and its comparable store sales ... Read More »