Home Depot Sales Rise

The Home Depot had sales of $37.5 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2021, an increase of $9.2 billion, or 32.7 per cent, from the first quarter of fiscal 2020. Comparable sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2021 increased 31 per cent, and comparable sales in the U.S. increased 29.9 per cent. Net earnings for the first quarter were $4.1 billion, compared with net earnings of $2.2 billion in the same period of fiscal 2020.