Home Depot's most recent trend suggests a bearish bias. One trading opportunity on Home Depot is a Bear Call Spread using a strike $185.00 short call and a strike $195.00 long call offers a potential 39.08% return on risk over the next 37 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bear Call Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were below $185.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $2.81 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $7.19 would be incurred if the stock rose above the $195.00 long call strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the short-term momentum for Home Depot is bearish and the probability of a decline in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Home Depot is bearish.
The RSI indicator is at 39.33 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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LATEST NEWS for Home Depot
Lawsuit saying Home Depot tricks buyers of 4X4 lumber is deep-sixed
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 22:32:25 +0000
A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit accusing Home Depot Inc of deceiving shoppers about the size of its four-by-four lumber. U.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman in Chicago rejected plaintiff Mikhail Abramov's claim that the largest U.S. home improvement retailer should be held liable for selling lumber as 4 inches thick by 4 inches wide, when the dimensions were actually 3-1/2 inches by 3-1/2 inches. While not persuaded by Atlanta-based Home Depot that the lumber's actual size was “common knowledge,” Coleman said its labels reading “4X4-6′” would not have misled reasonable consumers.
Emory plucks new VP from Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Chicago
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 19:05:09 +0000
Emory University picked a former health care executive as its newest vice president. The private research university announced Monday that David Sandor will be senior vice president of communications and public affairs, joining the school on March 19. Sandor served as vice president for corporate communications and public affairs for Health Care Service Corporation, an independent licensee of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association in Chicago, for more than six years.
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Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:27:08 +0000
When Trish Mueller first joined Home Depot as Chief Marketing Officer, the brand was considered a women-repellant. Its image was that of a hard-core hardware store, with power tools and fluorescent lighting, that would appeal only to bulky male contractors, or lumberjacks in plaid shirts. In stores, the company displayed a few, token, women-friendly products,…
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