Few companies fit these requirements better than the home improvement retailer Home Depot (NYSE: HD). One year after its founding in 1978, Home Depot's vision of a one-stop shop for do-it-yourselfers (DIY) became a reality. Now with more than one million products available for the DIY customer, professional contractors, and the do-it-for-me customer, Home Depot has more products than you could ever imagine.
Home Depot (HD) has received quite a bit of attention from Zacks.com users lately. Therefore, it is wise to be aware of the facts that can impact the stock's prospects.
In December, many investors look to prepare their portfolio for the new year. They add to positions they like -- or invest in exciting new opportunities. But this year may feel a bit different. All three major indexes have made their way into bear territory.