Which Home Improvement Retailer To Own, Home Depot Or Lowe’s?


  • Both Home Depot and Lowe’s are wonderful businesses to own for the long term.
  • There are many reasons to own both companies, if purchased at the right valuation.
  • Based on valuation and earnings growth rate, Lowe’s offers a greater expectation for higher returns in the near 1-2 years and thus has a better value proposition.
  • Lowe’s leadership team has transformed the company positively; the combination of cost management, productivity initiatives, technological advancements, operational and logistical enhancement to improve customer experience, and strategic realignment to focus more on the pros, is finally bearing fruit.
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Dear Readers, do note that most of the data here were generated between 22 and 25 December 2022, and the rest from 26 to 30 December 2022. Also, any “Buy” rating in this article is a “Conditional buy” which comes with having certain conditions being met. You will need

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