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CHICAGO, Dec 18- Despite a disappointing Thanksgiving weekend, U.S. holiday sales may squeak by expectations if steeper and longer-running discounts lure enough shoppers. An uptick in last-minute shopping trips on the all-important weekend before Christmas is likely to benefit consumer electronics chains like Best Buy and home improvement retailers...
Membership fees have helped Costco beat its profit estimates for the first quarter, but will cheaper fuel benefit the retailer's sales? Brian Nagel, retail analyst at Oppenheimer & Co thinks it's a possibility.
*Q3 UK/ Ireland lfl sales up 2.6 pct, France down 4.0 pct. LONDON, Nov 25- Kingfisher, Europe's biggest home improvement retailer, cautioned investors on Tuesday against expecting a quick recovery in France, the market that contributes more than half its profits. In its 2014 budget, the French government hit consumers with higher income and sales taxes to try and...
Richard Hunter, head of U.K. equities at Hargreaves Lansdown says that Kingfisher's Q3 earnings were rather "uninspiring".
LONDON, Nov 25- Kingfisher, Europe's No. 1 home improvement retailer, posted an 11.8 percent decline in third quarter profit, hurt by a weak French market and foreign currency movements. The firm, which trades as B&Q and Screwfix in Britain and Castorama and Brico Depot in France, said on Tuesday it remained cautious on the outlook, especially in France, and would...
LONDON, Nov 25- Kingfisher, Europe's No. 1 home improvement retailer, posted an 11.8 percent decline in third quarter profit, hurt by a tough French market and foreign currency movements. The firm, which trades as B&Q and Screwfix in Britain and Castorama and Brico Depot in France, said on Tuesday it made a retail profit of 225 million pounds in the 13 weeks to Nov. 1.
Lowe's delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations.
Yosef Shiran, Caesarstone CEO, discusses the latest craze in home remodeling - replacing countertops with quartz.
Bathroom breaks are getting a bit more luxurious as home appliance makers bring new features to the most basic of fixtures.
CNBC.com personal finance reporter Kelli B. Grant explains the steps Home Depot shoppers should take after the national chain confirmed a data breach occurred at its stores as far back as April.
Lowe's delivered second-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street's expectations, but the retailer trimmed its outlook for full-year sales growth.
Home Depot reported a 5.7 percent rise in quarterly sales as customers spent more on home repairs after a severe North American winter.
Lowe's is launching a simulation room that enables customers to view a 3-D representation of their renovation projects.
Lowe's posted quarterly earnings and revenue that missed Wall Street expectations Thursday, due in part by a lower tax rate.
Home Depot posted quarterly earnings and revenue Tuesday that missed Wall Street expectations, sending shares lower in pre-market trading.
Keoni Queypo, Honolulu Store Manager at Home Depot, and Mike Cunningham, Marina Del Ray Store Manager at Home Depot, discuss employment opportunities available at Home Depot and the competitive business of attracting consumers into their stores.
Tom Koos, CEO of Weber, discusses the consumer's appetite for spending on their home and talks about their top-selling barbecue products.
Keith Allman, Masco CEO, and Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk Industries CEO, discuss improving trends in home improvement and weigh in on the pulse of the U.S. housing market.
Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's plans to increase its online orders and accommodate mobile shoppers. Also Blake weighs in on his support of Internet taxes.
Frank Blake, Chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's do-it-yourself extravaganza in Las Vegas, and provides his outlook on the spring selling season. Definitely the cold weather has had an impact on us, says Blake.