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Lowe's Companies, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings Conference Call Webcast

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lowe's announced today that it will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2008 sales and earnings results on Friday, February 20, 2009 before U.S. markets open. This release will coincide with the company's annual International Sales Meeting where store managers, field personnel and senior management discuss strategies and future initiatives, as well as review the past year's results.

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In conjunction with Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) fourth quarter and fiscal year 2008 earnings press release, you are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the internet on Friday, February 20, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time with: Robert A. Niblock, chairman and chief executive officer; Larry D. Stone, president and chief operating officer; and Robert F. Hull, Jr., executive vice president and chief financial officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.


         What:    Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings
                  Conference Call Webcast

         When:    9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on Friday, February 20, 2009

         Where:   Visit Lowe's Investor Relations website at
                  http://www.Lowes.com/investor
                  Click on Lowe's Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings
                  Conference Call Webcast

         How:     Listen live online by following the directions above,
                  or in the U.S. and Canada dial 888-817-4020.
                  Other investors may dial 706-679-8762.

         Contact:    Paul Taaffe: 704-758-2033

A webcast replay of the call will be available and can be accessed by visiting http://www.Lowes.com/investor and clicking on Lowe's Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Earnings Conference Call Webcast. The webcast replay is scheduled to begin at 12:00 noon EST on February 20, 2009 and will be available through May 17, 2009. A telephone replay of the conference call is also scheduled to begin at 12:00 noon EST on February 20, 2009 and will be available until February 25, 2009 at 12:00 midnight EST. Investors in the U.S. and Canada may dial 800-642-1687 to hear the replay. Other investors may dial 706-645-9291, conference ID: 83632084.

With fiscal year 2007 sales of $48.3 billion, Lowe's Companies, Inc. is a FORTUNE(R) 50 company that serves approximately 14 million customers a week at more than 1,650 home improvement stores in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's is the second-largest home improvement retailer in the world. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

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