NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- When it comes to home improvement retailers, Goldman Sachs says

Home Depot

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is the better bet.

The brokerage firm downgraded

Lowe's

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to neutral from buy today, and maintained its $25 price target on the stock.

Goldman Sachs does see improving sales and earnings trends in the sector, but believes Home Depot is the way to go on the turnaround.

The firm upped its price target on Home Depot to $33 from $32.

-- Reported by Jeanine Poggi in New York.

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