Billionaire Kenneth Langone's Home Depot at NYSE

Home Depot (NYSE-Listed HD) visited the NYSE. In honor of the occasion, Carol Tomé, CFO and EVP of Corporate Services, rang The Opening BellSM.

Home Depot was founded by billionaire, Kenneth Langone in 1978.

About Home Depot (NYSE: HD)

The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,246 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces, Mexico and China. In fiscal 2010, The Home Depot had sales of $68.0 billion and earnings from continuing operations of $3.3 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: Home Depot)