Home Depot (HD) - Get Report reported its first-quarter earnings on Tuesday morning. The company beat expectations, earning $514 million, or 30 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with the year-ago quarter's $356 million, or 21 cents a share.
Also reporting earnings was retailer
, with record-breaking earnings of $209.2 million, or 49 cents a share, up 8% from $193.8 million, or 43 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter. The quarterly profit beat expectations and was the company's strongest ever.
On the losing side was
, though the loss was not as great as anticipated. The retailer reported that it
lost $5.1 million, or 4 cents a share, in the recent quarter
, compared with analysts expectations a loss of 26 cents per share and a profit of $17.3 million, or 12 cents per share, in the same quarter last year.
With this in mind, we thought we'd take a look at some of the stocks in the news and see what Jim Cramer's had to say about them lately.
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