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Home Depot tops Street; breach costs still hazy

...all-time high just last week, however, and industry analysts appeared optimistic about the company's momentum.Home Depot Inc. has 2,266 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/home-depot-tops-street-bre
Obama announces plan to tighten security for debit cards used for federal benefits

...by example, to nudge the broader financial industry and retailers toward more secure standards.Obama noted that Home Depot Inc., Target Corp., Walgreen Co. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plan to install payment terminals in their stores equipped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-17/obama-announces-plan-tight
Home Depot second quarter profit climbs 14 percent

...estimates, and the Atlanta company raised its full-year earnings forecast again.For the three months ended Aug. 3, Home Depot Inc. earned $2.05 billion, or $1.52 per share. A year earlier it earned $1.8 billion, or $1.24 per share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-19/home-depot-2q-prof
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...one less week in the period.The No. 1 home improvement-retailer raised its quarterly dividend by 21 percent.Home Depot Inc. earned $1.01 billion, or 73 cents per share, for the three months ended Feb. 2. That compares with $1.02...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-25/business-news
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...expectations and the company raised its full-year earnings and revenue expectations.For the three months ended Aug. 4, Home Depot Inc. earned $1.8 billion, or $1.24 per share. That compares with $1.53 billion, or $1.01 per share, a year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-20/business-news
Home Depot sees early signs of improving housing market

ATLANTA - The Home Depot Inc. is feeling more optimistic about the recovery of the housing market after customers spent more on sprucing up their homes in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-14/home-depot-sees-early-sign
Companies start to add up losses from Superstorm Sandy

...casinos, insurance companies and retailers tally the damage.On the flip side, companies such as Lowe's Cos. and Home Depot Inc. could benefit as people load up on generators and other supplies needed for the rebuilding effort. There are signs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-11-02/companies-start-add-losses
Stocks sink on Asian inflation, Euro debt fears

...023.50. It dipped below 11,000 during the day for the first time since Oct. 20. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Home Depot Inc. were the only two companies to rise among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow.The Standard & Poor's 500 index...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-11-16/stocks-sink-asian-inflatio
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Home Depot to add more than 60,000 seasonal jobs

ATLANTA - Home Depot Inc. will hire more than 60,000 seasonal workers to help with its busy spring season.The world's biggest home improvement retailer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-15/home-depot-add-more-60000-
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...and a day later by United, Continental and US Airways. It's the second big increase in fares in as many weeks.HOME DEPOT INC. is ramping up for spring, with plans to hire more than 60,000 seasonal workers to help with its busiest season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/biz-bits/2011-02-15/business-news
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