More on Home Depot (HD) Q2: net profit +12% to $1.53B as average ticket volume rises 1.8% and...

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More on Home Depot (HD) Q2: net profit +12% to $1.53B as average ticket volume rises 1.8% and transaction volume 0.6%. Same-store sales +2.1%, +2.6% in the U.S. Enjoyed "continued demand for core products." Ups FY EPS estimate by $0.05 to $2.95 vs. consensus of $2.92. Shares +2.5% premarket.