Lowe’s Companies, Inc. is a $50.2 billion retailer, offering a complete line of home improvement products and services. The Company, through its subsidiaries, serves approximately 15 million do-it- yourself, do-it-for-me and commercial business customers each week through 1,745 stores in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s is the second largest home improvement retailer in the world and employs more than 248,000 people. Lowe’s has been a publicly held company since October 10, 1961. The Company’s stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange with shares trading under the symbol LOW. For more information, visit www.Lowes.com.
Lowe’s files reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), including annual reports on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and any other filings required by the SEC.
The reports Lowe’s files with, or furnishes to, the SEC, and all amendments to those reports, are available without charge on Lowe’s website (www.Lowes.com/investor) as soon as reasonably practicable after Lowe’s files them with, or furnishes them to, the SEC.
Copies of Lowe’s 2011 Annual Report on Form 10-K are available without charge upon written request to Gaither M. Keener, Jr., Secretary, at Lowe’s corporate offices or by calling 800-449-8161.
Additional information available on our website (www.Lowes.com/investor) includes our Corporate Governance Guidelines, Board of Directors Committee Charters, Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, and Social Responsibility Report, as well as other financial information.
1000 Lowe’s Boulevard
Mooresville, NC 28117
Stock Transfer Agent & Registrar, Dividend Disbursing Agent and Dividend Reinvesting Agent
Computershare Trust Company N.A.
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940
For direct deposit of dividends, registered shareholders may call Computershare toll-free at 877-282-1174.
Registered shareholders with e-mail addresses can send account inquiries electronically to Computershare through its website at www.computershare.com/investor and clicking on Contact Us.
Registered shareholders may access their accounts online by visiting Investor Centre at www.computershare.com/investor.
Investors can join Lowe’s Stock Advantage Direct Stock Purchase Plan by visiting www.Lowes.com/investor, and clicking on Buy Stock Direct.
Lowe’s has declared a cash dividend each quarter since becoming a public company in 1961.
Dividend record dates are usually the third week of fiscal April, July, October and January.
Dividend payment dates are usually the first week of fiscal May, August, November and February.
Annual Meeting Date
June 1, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.
Stock Trading InformationLowe’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (LOW)
Gaither M. Keener, Jr.
Executive Vice President,
General Counsel, Secretary and
Chief Compliance Officer
Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
Deloitte & Touche LLP
550 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Shareholders’ and security analysts’ inquiries should be directed to:
Vice President, Investor Relations
For copies of financial information:800-449-8161 or visit
Media inquiries should be directed to:
Vice President, Public Relations
To view Lowe’s Social Responsibility Report, visitwww.Lowes.com/socialresponsibility.