ATLANTA, Aug. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - The Home Depot(®), the world's largest home
improvement retailer, today announced that its board of directors declared a
second quarter cash dividend of 39 cents per share. The dividend is payable on
September 19, 2013, to shareholders of record on the close of business on
September 5, 2013. This is the 106th consecutive quarter the Company has paid
a cash dividend.
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The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer,
with 2,259 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto
Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. In fiscal
2012, The Home Depot had sales of $74.8 billion and earnings of $4.5 billion.
The Company employs more than 300,000 associates. The Home Depot's stock is
traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow
Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index.
SOURCE The Home Depot
Financial Community - Diane Dayhoff, Vice President of Investor Relations,
770-384-2666,email@example.com; News Media - Stephen Holmes,
Director of Corporate Communications,
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