Management at Home Depot (HD) catches praise up and down Wall Street after the home improvement...

|By:, SA News Editor

Management at Home Depot (HD) catches praise up and down Wall Street after the home improvement giant beat estimates (I, II) and improves its outlook for profitability. ITG Investment Research analyst John Tomlinson says it was a quarter of "strong execution" as the company cut costs and rode improved store traffic to improved results. HD +1.3% premarket.