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Nov 17, 2020, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Third Quarter Results; Plans to Invest Approximately $1 Billion in Annualized Permanent Compensation Enhancements for Frontline, Hourly Associates

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $33.5 billion for the third quarter of fiscal 2020, an increase of $6.3 billion, or 23.2 percent from the third ...


Nov 16, 2020, 08:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Agreement to Acquire HD Supply Holdings, Inc.

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire HD Supply Holdings, Inc., a leading national distributor of...


Oct 02, 2020, 08:30 ET The Home Depot Names Ted Decker President and Chief Operating Officer; Announces Additional Senior Leadership Promotions

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Edward "Ted" P. Decker has been named president and chief operating officer, effective October 5, 2020. Decker, a...


Aug 18, 2020, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Second Quarter Results; Declares Quarterly Dividend of $1.50 Per Share

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $38.1 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2020, a 23.4 percent increase from the second quarter of fiscal...


May 19, 2020, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces First Quarter Results; Supports Associates with Approximately $850 Million of Expanded Benefits; Suspends 2020 Business Outlook; Declares Quarterly Dividend of $1.50 Per Share

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $28.3 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2020, a 7.1 percent increase from the first quarter of fiscal...


Feb 25, 2020, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2019 Results; Reiterates Fiscal 2020 Business Outlook; Increases Quarterly Dividend by 10 Percent

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported fourth quarter and fiscal 2019 results. Fourth Quarter 2019 Comparable sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019...


Nov 19, 2019, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Third Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2019 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported third quarter fiscal 2019 sales of $27.2 billion, an increase of 3.5 percent, or $921 million, compared to the third...


Aug 20, 2019, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Second Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2019 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $30.8 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2019, a 1.2 percent increase from the second quarter of fiscal...


May 21, 2019, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces First Quarter Results; Reaffirms Fiscal Year 2019 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $26.4 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2019, a 5.7 percent increase from the first quarter of fiscal...


Feb 26, 2019, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2018 Results; Increases Quarterly Dividend by 32.0 Percent; Announces $15.0 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization; Provides Fiscal 2019 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $26.5 billion for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, a 10.9 percent increase from the fourth quarter of fiscal...


Nov 13, 2018, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Third Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2018 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $26.3 billion for the third quarter of fiscal 2018, a 5.1 percent increase from the third quarter of fiscal...


Aug 14, 2018, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Second Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2018 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $30.5 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2018, an 8.4 percent increase from the second quarter of fiscal...


Jul 31, 2018, 08:00 ET The Home Depot to Host Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on August 14

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, August 14, at 9 a.m. ET. A webcast will...


Jul 02, 2018, 08:00 ET The Home Depot Outlines Sustainability Progress and Commitments in 2018 Responsibility Report

The Home Depot® announced today that its stores have cut energy use 23.5 percent since 2010, exceeding the company's goal to reduce consumption by 20 percent by 2020. Hitting that energy-saving goal...


May 01, 2018, 08:00 ET The Home Depot to Host First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on May 15

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, May 15, at 9 a.m. ET. A webcast will be...


Apr 02, 2018, 17:24 ET The Home Depot Announces the Nomination of Stephanie Linnartz for Election to its Board of Directors at Annual Meeting

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that Stephanie Linnartz has been nominated for election to its Board of Directors at its 2018 annual meeting of...


Feb 20, 2018, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2017 Results; Increases Quarterly Dividend by 15.7 Percent; Provides Fiscal 2018 Guidance; Reaffirms Fiscal 2020 Sales and Operating Margin Targets;

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $23.9 billion for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017, a 7.5 percent increase from the fourth quarter of fiscal...


Feb 06, 2018, 08:00 ET The Home Depot to Host Fourth Quarter & Fiscal 2017 Earnings Conference Call on February 20

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its Fourth Quarter & Fiscal 2017 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, February 20, at 9 a.m. ET. A...


Dec 21, 2017, 08:00 ET The Home Depot Acquires The Company Store, Broadening Capabilities in Home Textile Categories

The Home Depot® announced today that it has acquired The Company Store, a leading online retailer of textiles and home décor products, from Hanover Direct. The deal closed on December 19 and terms...


Dec 06, 2017, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Updates Strategic Priorities; Confirms Fiscal Year 2017 Sales and Diluted Earnings-Per-Share Guidance; Outlines Long-Term Financial Targets; Announces Accelerated Business Investment

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, will outline today, at its 2017 Investor and Analyst Conference, key strategic priorities and discuss long-term financial targets....


Nov 27, 2017, 08:00 ET The Home Depot to Host 2017 Investor and Analyst Conference on December 6

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will host its 2017 Investor and Analyst Conference on Wednesday, December 6, at 9 a.m. ET. The event will be...


Nov 16, 2017, 16:32 ET The Home Depot Declares Third Quarter Dividend Of 89 Cents

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today announced that its board of directors declared a third quarter cash dividend of 89 cents per share. The dividend is payable on...


Nov 14, 2017, 06:00 ET The Home Depot Announces Third Quarter Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2017 Guidance

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today reported sales of $25.0 billion for the third quarter of fiscal 2017, an 8.1 percent increase from the third quarter of fiscal...


Oct 31, 2017, 08:30 ET The Home Depot to Host Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call on November 14

The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced today that it will hold its Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, November 14, at 9 a.m. ET. A webcast will ...


Oct 04, 2017, 08:00 ET Home Depot's Top Picks for Product Innovation 2017

Home Depot's (NYSE: HD) merchants work tirelessly with vendors all year long to create innovative products – in other words, products that save customers time and money, making everyday tasks easier. ...