HD Supply is aiming at USD 6,000 m (EUR 5,170 m) in 2018

HD Supply, based in Atlanta, one of the largest industrial wholesalers in North America, achieved sales of USD 2,989 m (EUR 2,576 m)...........

in the first half of 2018 (Feb.-Jul), up 16.4% against 2017. Operating income was USD 362 m (EUR 312 million), an increase of 17.2%.

Net income was USD 220 m (EUR 190 m); Compared to the previous year, it was a 58% decrease, taking into account that the result is slightly biased, as in the first half of 2017 a profit of USD 361 m (EUR 311 m) from discontinued operations was included.

Joe DeAngelo, Chairman and CEO expects total revenues of USD 5,900 / 6,000 m in 2018 (EUR 5,085 / 5,170 m); in 2017, it was USD 5,121 m (EUR 4,413 m).