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Lowes Companies, Inc.

NYSE:LOW ISIN:US5486611073

Lowe's Companies, Inc. is a home improvement retailer. As of January 30, 2009, the Company operated 1,638 stores across 50 states and 11 stores in Canada. Its 1,649 stores represent approximately 187 million square feet of retail selling space. The Company serves homeowners, renters and commercial business customers. Homeowners and renters primarily consist of do-it-yourself (DIY) customers and do-it-for-me (DIFM) customers who utilize the Company's installed sales programs, as well as others buying for personal and family use. Commercial business customers include those who work in the construction, repair/remodel, commercial and residential property management, and business maintenance professions. The Company offers a line of products and services for home decorating, maintenance, repair, remodeling and property maintenance.

  

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Australian Market Report of May 24, 2010: Eastern Star Gas (ASX:ESG) Signed MOU with Hitachi (TYO:6501)and Toyo Engineering (TYO:6330)

🕔5/24/2010 1:30:55 PM 15295

The Australian shares opened slightly higher today while bargain hunting Friday helped Wall Street snap the losing streak. Today both the S&P/ASX200 index and All Ordinaries index gained more than 0.8 per cent shortly after the market opened.

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Australian Market Report of December 11: Prospect for Further Rate Hikes

🕔12/11/2009 9:30:04 AM 12640

The Australian market declined for a fifth consecutive session on Thursday, even after a stronger-than-expected labour force report. The falls were led by resources shares and consumer discretionary. At the close, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index dropped 31.2 points, or 0.7 per cent, at 4606.7 points, while the broader All Ordinaries index lost 29.7 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 4622.9 points.

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Australian Market Report of November 12: More Positive Expectations

🕔11/12/2009 1:00:50 PM 12105

Wall Street maintained its positive run on Wednesday session as the Federal Reserve officials tipped that the central bank could keep interest rate at historical low level. The Chinese economic data released yesterday also added confidence to global recovery hopes. European markets also rallied on low interest rate expectations.

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Australian Market Report of September 24: Federal Reserve Cautiously Optimistic

🕔9/24/2009 1:00:29 PM 16021

US stocks fell overnight in a choppy trade as the Federal Reserve announcement showed that the central bank remained cautious to the economy outlook. The Federal Reserve acknowledged the economy is emerging from recession, but maintained its near-zero interest rate and trillion-plus dollar effort to support the fragile recovery.

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Australian Market Report of September 16: Optimistic on Recession End

🕔9/16/2009 1:00:23 PM 14335

Wall Street closed modestly higher on Tuesday after positive US economic data. Meanwhile, the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke also said the "recession is very likely over at this point". US retail sales were surprisingly strong in August largely due to government's "cash for clunkers" program, but analysts warned that it may not represent a sustainable recovery in consumer spending.

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Australian Market Report of August 25: Take a Breather after Rally

🕔8/25/2009 1:00:22 PM 18859

US stocks ended flat overnight in light trade volumes as the market was awaiting the economic data this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged higher to its highest close in more than nine months.

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