The Home Depot announced that its board of directors declared a third quarter cash dividend of $1.03 per share. The dividend is payable on December 13, 2018, to shareholders of record on the close of business on November 29, 2018. This is the 127th consecutive quarter the company has paid a cash dividend.
The Home Depot is the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,286 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. In fiscal 2017, The Home Depot had sales of $100.9 billion and earnings of $8.6 billion.