The 67 rating InvestorsObserver gives to Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) stock puts it near the top of the Home Improvement Retail industry. In addition to scoring higher than 89 percent of stocks in the Home Improvement Retail industry, LOW’s 67 overall rating means the stock scores better than 67 percent of all stocks.
What do These Ratings Mean?
Finding the best stocks can be tricky. It isn’t easy to compare companies across industries. Even companies that have relatively similar businesses can be tricky to compare sometimes. InvestorsObserver’s tools allow a top-down approach that lets you pick a metric, find the top sector and industry and then find the top stocks in that sector.
Our proprietary scoring system captures technical factors, fundamental analysis and the opinions of analysts on Wall Street. This makes InvestorsObserver’s overall rating a great way to get started, regardless of your investing style. Percentile-ranked scores are also easy to understand. A score of 100 is the top and a 0 is the bottom. There’s no need to try to remember what is “good” for a bunch of complicated ratios, just pay attention to which numbers are the highest.
What's Happening With Lowe's Companies, Inc. Stock Today?
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) stock is up 0.39% while the S&P 500 has fallen -1.23% as of 2:32 PM on Monday, Jan 27. LOW has risen $0.47 from the previous closing price of $120.20 on volume of 1,962,430 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is up 23.11% while LOW has risen 29.53%. LOW earned $3.78 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.91.