|03/12/14 - Lowe's to Webcast Presentation from the ISI 4th Annual Retail Summit|
MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that Michael A. Jones, chief merchandising officer, and Dennis R. Knowles, U.S. stores executive, will present at the ISI 4th Annual Retail Summit in Atlanta, GA. What: Presentation by Mike Jones and Dennis Knowles at the ISI 4th Annual Retail Summit in Atlanta, GA When: 11:35 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, March 19, 2014
|03/06/14 - Lowe's to Webcast Presentation from the UBS Global Consumer Conference|
MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that Robert A. Niblock, chairman, president and CEO, and Robert F. Hull, Jr., chief financial officer, will present at the UBS Global Consumer Conference in Boston, MA. What: Presentation by Robert Niblock and Bob Hull at the UBS Global Consumer Conference in Boston, MA When: 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, March 13, 2014
|03/04/14 - Lowe's Appoints Michael A. Jones Chief Customer Officer|
--Gregory M. Bridgeford Sets Plans to Retire After 32 Years with Lowe's-- MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced that Michael A. Jones has been named the company's chief customer officer, effective April 30, 2014. Jones currently serves as Lowe's chief merchandising officer, overseeing the full merchandise offering for all Lowe's U.S. stores and Lowes.com, as well as all global sourcing activities. Jones will succe
|02/26/14 - Lowe's Reports Fourth Quarter Sales And Earnings Results|
-- Announces $5 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization -- MOORESVILLE, N.C., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today reported net earnings of $306 million for the quarter ended January 31, 2014, a 6.3 percent increase over the same period a year ago. Diluted earnings per share increased 11.5 percent to $0.29 from $0.26 in the fourth quarter of 2012. For the fiscal year ended January 31, 2014, net earnings increased 16.7 percent to $2.3 billion and diluted earni
Lowe's has been a publicly owned company since October 10, 1961. Its stock has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since December 19, 1979. Shares are traded under the ticker symbol LOW.
To illustrate the value of Lowe's common stock, here's what has happened to 100 shares of Lowe's stock bought for $12.25 per share on the initial offering date in 1961 and held as a long-term investment. The original 100 shares has grown to 96,000 shares through stock splits and stock dividends (please see our table below). And this does not include the reinvestment of cash dividends.