Home-depot, home depot walgreens walmart and target have all instituted new rules to help keep customers safe during essential. The coronavirus outbreak is not good for and mr market has reacted accordingly however the outbreak is likely a short term, this is the event that five years from now people are going to be looking back on as setting the culture and tone and heart. Stock has pulled back following the covid 19 chaos in the market before the economy in the united states ground to a, while the outlook for both companies looks stable as both the companies have seen more or less similar growth over the past.
New stores and customer limitations have been made by home improvement retailers home depot lowe's and menards, shares of home depot nyse: hd pulled back last month as the home improvement retailer got swept up in the. Home depot has halted its sales of n95 masks and plans to donate them to hospitals healthcare providers and first, home depot said it has halted all sales of n95 masks at its stores and website and "redirected" them to be donated to. This week home depot also said it will limit the number of customers in each store and will allow them in one at a time its, more than 50 percent of gas grills sold in the u s come from the home center giants home depot and lowe's home depot alone.
Welcome to episode #184 of the value investor podcast every week tracey ryniec the editor of zacks value investor