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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

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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.
Highlights

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 and outdoor living, paint, flooring, millwork and outdoor power equipment. It offers various services on interior projects and exterior projects including installed sales, extended protection plans and repair services. Lowe’s merchandizes products through retail stores, online, on-site, and contact centers. Its online e-commerce portals include Lowes.com and LowesForPros.com. The company offers products under various private brand names such as Kobalt, allen+roth, Blue Hawk, Project Source, Portfolio, Garden Treasures, Utilitech, Reliabilt, Aquasource, Harbor Breeze and Top Choice. Lowe's is headquartered in Mooresville, North Carolina, the US.

Lowe's Companies Inc Key Recent Developments

Jul 06,2019: Lowe's Canada presents a total of $1.3 million to the Charles-Bruneau Foundation
Aug 22,2018: Lowe's names David Denton Chief Financial Officer
Aug 22,2018: Lowe's reports second quarter sales and earnings results
Aug 07,2018: Lowe's hires Donald Frieson as executive vice president, supply chain
Jul 20,2018: Lowe's appoints Joseph M. Mcfarland III as executive vice vresident, stores

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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
Company Overview
Lowe's Companies Inc - Business Description
Business Segment: Building and Maintenance
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Home Decor
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: Other
Performance
Business Segment: Seasonal
Overview
Performance
Geographical Segment: International
Performance
Geographical Segment: US
Performance
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
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jul 06, 2019: Lowe's Canada presents a total of $1.3 million to the Charles-Bruneau Foundation
Aug 22, 2018: Lowe's names David Denton Chief Financial Officer
Aug 22, 2018: Lowe's reports second quarter sales and earnings results
Aug 07, 2018: Lowe's hires Donald Frieson as executive vice president, supply chain
Jul 20, 2018: Lowe's appoints Joseph M. Mcfarland III as executive vice vresident, stores
Jul 10, 2018: Lowe's announces new leadership structure
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
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
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
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 (2015 - 2019)
Lowe's Companies Inc, Ratio Charts

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