Lowe's (LOW +0.2%) overcomes a weak open in the wake of Home Depot's uninspiring Q1 report to...

|About: Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)|By:, SA News Editor

Lowe's (LOW +0.2%) overcomes a weak open in the wake of Home Depot's uninspiring Q1 report to move back into positive territory, but Canaccord Genuity's Laura Champine remains a skeptic. She says the home improvement giant is "playing catchup" to its rival and expects Lowe's same-store sales to underperform.