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Lowe's Companies Inc (LOW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Lowe's Companies Inc (LOW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (Lowe’s) is a retailer of home improvement products. The company’s product offerings include kitchen, appliances, lumber and building materials, tools and hardware, fashion fixtures, rough plumbing and electrical, lawn and garden, seasonal living, paint, home fashions, storage and cleaning, flooring, millwork and outdoor power equipment. Lowe’s offers various services on interior projects and exterior projects including installed sales, extended protection plans and repair services and credit facility services. It merchandise products online through e-commerce portals such as and The company has business presence in the US, Canada and Mexico. Lowe's is headquartered in Mooresville, North Carolina, the US.

Lowe's Companies Inc Key Recent Developments

Jun 04,2018: Lowe's Announces CFO Retirement
May 22,2018: Lowe’s appoints Marvin Ellison as president and CEO
Apr 24,2018: Lowe's and GE Lighting Expand Light Bulb Offering
Mar 27,2018: Lowe's Announces CEO Succession Plan
Feb 14,2018: Lowe’s and Home Depot plan to hire seasonal workers

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Section 1 - About the Company
Lowe's Companies Inc - Key Facts
Lowe's Companies Inc - Key Employees
Lowe's Companies Inc - Key Employee Biographies
Lowe's Companies Inc - Major Products and Services
Lowe's Companies Inc - History
Lowe's Companies Inc - Company Statement
Lowe's Companies Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Lowe's Companies Inc - Business Description
Lowe's Companies Inc - Corporate Strategy
Lowe's Companies Inc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Lowe's Companies Inc - Strengths
Lowe's Companies Inc - Weaknesses
Lowe's Companies Inc - Opportunities
Lowe's Companies Inc - Threats
Lowe's Companies Inc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Lowe's Companies Inc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jun 04, 2018: Lowe's Announces CFO Retirement
Apr 24, 2018: Lowe's and GE Lighting Expand Light Bulb Offering
Mar 27, 2018: Lowe's Announces CEO Succession Plan
Jan 19, 2018: Lowe’s Announces Three New Appointments to Board of Directors
Nov 22, 2017: Lowe's reports Q3 sales and earnings results
Aug 23, 2017: Lowe’s reports Q2 sales and earnings results
May 24, 2017: Lowe’s reports Q1 sales and earnings results
May 04, 2017: Lowe’s announces James Brandt as managing director of Lowe’s India
Mar 01, 2017: Lowe's reports Q4 sales and earnings results
Feb 23, 2017: Lowe’s to layoff over 500 employees in North Carolina
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Lowe's Companies Inc, Key Facts
Lowe's Companies Inc, Key Employees
Lowe's Companies Inc, Key Employee Biographies
Lowe's Companies Inc, Major Products and Services
Lowe's Companies Inc, History
Lowe's Companies Inc, Subsidiaries
Lowe's Companies Inc, Key Competitors
Lowe's Companies Inc, Ratios based on current share price
Lowe's Companies Inc, Annual Ratios
Lowe's Companies Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Lowe's Companies Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Lowe's Companies Inc, Interim Ratios
Lowe's Companies Inc, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Lowe's Companies Inc, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Lowe's Companies Inc, Ratio Charts

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