Shares of Lowe's (LOW) jump 2.1% higher after the home improvement giant posted a steady FQ3...

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

Shares of Lowe's (LOW) jump 2.1% higher after the home improvement giant posted a steady FQ3 report and improved its full-year guidance. Analysts see the home improvement giant's 26 basis point improvement in margins during the quarter as a highlight. An earnings conference call scheduled for 9:00 AM should see details on the impact of Hurricane Sandy and the outlook for the U.S. housing market discussed. (webcast)