Home Depot Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

HD -- USA Stock  

USD 212.39  1.33  0.63%

Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, and your above average risk tolerance our recommendation regarding The Home Depot is 'Hold'. Macroaxis provides Home Depot buy hold or sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding HD positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of The Home Depot available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site. The advice is provided from HD buy-and-hold prospective. Please also check Home Depot Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for muliple equity instruments please use Instant Ratings tool.

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For the selected time horizon The Home Depot has a risk adjusted performance of 0.135, jensen alpha of 0.2147, total risk alpha of 0.09, sortino ratio of 0.1784 and treynor ratio of 0.8846
Macroaxis provides buy, hold, or sell recommendation on Home Depot to complement and cross-verify current analyst consensus on The Home Depot. Our buy or sell recommendations engine determines the entity potential to grow exclusively from the prospective of investors current risk tolerance and investing horizon. To make sure The Home Depot is not overpriced, please check out all Home Depot fundamentals including its Shares Outstanding, Price to Sales, Cash per Share, as well as the relationship between Number of Shares Shorted and EBITDA . Given that The Home Depot has Price to Earning of 24.66 times, we strongly advise you confirm The Home Depot market performance and probability of bankruptcy to make sure the company can sustain itself in the current economic cycle given your regular risk tolerance and investing horizon.

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Home Depot Returns Distribution Density

Mean Return0.27Value At Risk0.87
Potential Upside2.15Standard Deviation0.96
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Home Depot Greeks

Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW=0.30
Overall volatility
Information ratio =0.10

Home Depot Volatility Alert

The Home Depot exhibits very low volatility with skewness of 0.88 and kurtosis of -0.19. However, we advise investors to further study The Home Depot technical indicators to make sure all market info is available and is reliable.
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Home Depot Fundamental Vs Peers

FundamentalsHome DepotPeer Average
Return On Equity354.27 % (15.17) %
Return On Asset20.54 % (15.64) %
Profit Margin9.45 % (5.50) %
Operating Margin16.55 % (10.91) %
Current Valuation257.96 B152.14 B
Shares Outstanding1.14 B1.43 B
Shares Owned by Insiders0.12 % 6.91 %
Shares Owned by Institutions70.61 % 18.37 %
Number of Shares Shorted6.11 M3.24 M
Price to Earning24.66 times40.69 times
Price to Book119.17 times14.44 times
Price to Sales2.29 times17.81 times
Revenue104.32 B9.85 B
Gross Profit34.36 B21.75 B
EBITDA17.26 B1.41 B
Net Income9.85 B517.71 M
Cash and Equivalents3.49 B3.89 B
Cash per Share3.05 times5.17 times
Total Debt25.5 B7.36 B
Current Ratio1.13 times3.30 times
Book Value Per Share1.75 times13.64 times
Cash Flow from Operations8.35 B1.25 B
Short Ratio1.60 times2.09 times
Earnings Per Share8.48 times2.30 times
Price to Earnings To Growth1.45 times1.22 times
Number of Employees400 K10.67 K
Market Capitalization239.3 B29.78 B
Total Asset41.97 B126.86 B
Retained Earnings30.97 B38.24 B
Working Capital3.96 B3.58 B
Current Asset16.48 B36.8 B
Current Liabilities12.52 B33.34 B
   Payment of 974 shares by Timothy Crow of Home Depot subject to Rule 16b-3 [view details]

Home Depot Alerts

Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

About 71.0% of the company shares are owned by institutional investors
On August 29, 2018 Home Depot paid $ 1.03 per share dividend to its current shareholders
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Home Depot exotic insider transaction detected

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Home Depot Current Analysts Recommendations

Target Median Price218.50
Target Mean Price214.60
Recommendation Mean1.90
Target High Price230.00
Number Of Analyst Opinions30
Target Low Price187.00
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