Lowe’s Q1 Sales -0.5% - 5/22/2013
One day after rival Home Depot reported first quarter sales up 7.4%, Lowe's reports first quarter sales fell 0.5%.
Existing-Home Sales Up Despite Tight Credit and Limited Inventory - 5/22/2013
Sales increased 0.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.97 million in April.
Target U.S. Sales +0.5% - 5/22/2013
U.S. Segment sales in the first quarter increased 0.5 percent to $16.6 billion.
Home Depot Q1 Sales +7.4%, U.S. Comps +4.8% - 5/21/2013
The Home Depot today reported sales of $19.1 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2013, a 7.4 percent increase from the first quarter of fiscal 2012.
The Home Depot Foundation Creates $1 Million Fund for Storm Recovery Efforts - 5/21/2013
The fund is in response to the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma and throughout the Southwest United States, and in expectation of continuing violent storms throughout the spring season.