Lowe's (NYSE: LOW) is the world’s second largest home improvement retailer after Home Depot. The company offer's home improvement products in the following categories: Lumber & Building Materials, Tools & Hardware, Appliances, Fashion Fixtures, Rough Plumbing & Electrical, Seasonal & Outdoor Living, Lawn & Garden, Paint, Millwork, Flooring, and Kitchens.
Lowe's main competitors are other national and international home improvement warehouse chains and lumberyards, they also compete against traditional hardware, plumbing, electrical, home supply retailers, and maintenance and repair organizations.
In this analysis we see how Lowe's Key Operating Metrics compare against its biggest competitor, i.e. Home Depot.