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Home Furnishing and Improvement Stocks

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Home Furnishing and Home Improvement Stocks

From the front door you walk through to the bed you sleep in, there are a lot of components to a finished home. Here is a little info on each of the sub-industries within this category to help you find trade setups or potential investments in areas that interest you. A full list of publicly traded home furnishing and improvement stocks can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group by the industry links on this page.

Beds and Mattresses: There are a handful of mid-cap companies with recognizable brand names like Sleep Number Corporation (SNBR) and Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX).

Home Appliances: A lot of major appliance companies are companies located outside the United States and there are not as many public companies as you might expect. Examples of companies in this category include Whirlpool Corporation (WHR).

Home Furnishing Rental Stores: A smaller category with a couple of companies, Rent-A-Center Inc. (RCII) and Aaron’s, Inc. (AAN), which have a large number of locations spread throughout the United States.

Home Furnishing Retailers: This is the largest category in our home furnishing section with over a dozen public companies whose primary business is their retail fronts. There are several well-known home furnishing brands including Bed Bath & Beyond, Williams-Sonoma and La-Z-Boy. Examples of companies in this section include:

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (LZB)

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM)

Home Furniture Manufacturers: These companies manufacture a wide range of home and office furniture. Unlike the home furnishing retailers, these companies do not operate retail locations. Instead, their products are distributed through a variety of other channels, including furniture stores and specialty retailers.

Housewares: Houseware are the small items and appliances that help round out a house. These companies make the tableware, kitchenware and small appliances with high functionality.

Home Improvement Stores: Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) and Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) have thousands of stores and own a significant percentage of the market share in this category.

Landscaping and Swimming Pools: Many homeowners put a lot of effort, time, love and money into their yard and these companies provide products to help them out. Examples of companies in this section include:

Pool Corporation (POOL) (Swimming Pool and Landscaping Wholesale Distributor)

Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (The) (SMG) (Consumer Lawn and Garden Products)

Toro Company (The) (TTC)

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List of Home Furnishing and Improvement Stocks

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Aaron’s, Inc. (AAN) (Rent-to-own stores: appliances, computers, electronics and furniture)

Alamo Group, Inc. (ALG) (Agricultural and maintenance equipment)

Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (ARCI) (Retail and recycling centers)

At Home Group Inc. (HOME) (IPO August 4, 2016: home décor superstores)

Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc. (BSET) (Retail: custom Furniture)

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) (Retail: brands include Bed Bath & Beyond, World Market, Cost Plus World Market, buybuy BABY, Christmas Tree Shops, andThat! and Harmon)

Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT) (Garden and lawn products; pet products)

Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) (Home appliance, electronic and furniture stores)

Deere & Company (DE) (Agricultural, construction and turf equipment)

Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (ETH) (Retail: Interior design services, furniture and accessories)

Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (FLXS) (Wooden furniture products and specialty seating)

Fuling Global, Inc. (FORK) (IPO in November 2015: Manufactures plastic kitchenware and serviceware)

Griffon Corporation (GFF) (Landscaping products, garage doors, communication and sensor systems, specialty plastics)

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (HVT) (Home furnishing stores primarily located in the Southern and Midwestern regions of the United States)

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) (Housewares, home environment and personal products)

Herman Miller, Inc. (MLHR) (Interior furnishing systems)

HHGregg, Inc. (HGG) (Home appliance, electronic and furniture Stores)

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) (Home improvement stores: locations throughout North America)

Hooker Furniture Corporation (HOFT) (Furniture importer and manufacturer)

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (ICON) (Diversified brand company: brands include Field Crest, Cannon, Waverly, Charisma, Royal Velvet and Sandra Lee)

iRobot Corporation (IRBT) (Home vacuum cleaner; defense products)

Kirkland’s, Inc. (KIRK) (Home décor stores)

Knoll, Inc. (KNL) (Office and home furnishings)

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (LZB) (Upholstery furniture products)

Leggett & Platt, Inc. (LEG) (Diversified manufacturer: residential furnishings, commercial products, industrial materials)

Libbey, Inc. (LBY) (Glass tableware)

Lifetime Brands, Inc. (LCUT) (Kitchenware and tableware)



Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) (Home improvement stores: locations throughout North America)

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc. (LL) (Retail locations: hardwood flooring)

NACCO Industries, Inc. (NC) (Holding company: housewares; coal)

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NPK) (Small household appliances and defense products)

Natuzzi (NTZ) (Italy: sofas, armchairs and furniture)

Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) (Business segments include baby and parenting, commercial products, home solutions, tools and writing brands)

Nova Lifestyle, Inc. (NVFY) (Sofas, dining rooms sets, bedroom sets)

Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR) (Retail: focused on imports)

Pool Corporation (POOL) (Swimming pool and landscaping wholesale distributor)

Rent-A-Center Inc. (RCII) (Rent-to-own stores: appliances, computers, electronics and furniture)

Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc. (RH) (Luxury retailer of home furnishings)

Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (The) (SMG) (Chemicals: do-it-yourself lawn and garden products)

Servotronics, Inc. (SVT) (Control components and housewares)

Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW)(Retail Stores: paints and coatings)

SiteOne Landscape Supply, Inc. (SITE) (IPO May 12, 2016: wholesale distributor of landscaping supplies)

Sleep Number Corporation (SNBR) (Mattresses and related bedding products)

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB) (Brands include Armor All, Black + Decker, Black Flag, Farberware, George Foreman, Nature’s Miracl, Pfister and Remington)

Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX) (Mattresses and related bedding products)

The Middleby Corporation (MIDD) (Commercial kitchen equipment; residential appliances including ranges, ovens, refrigeration equipment and outdoor kitchen items; systems for industrial processing, packaging and baking)

Tile Shop Hldgs, Inc. (TTS) (Retail locations: manufactured and natural stone tiles)

Toro Company (The) (TTC) (Landscaping and outdoor equipment)

Tuesday Morning Corp. (TUES)(Closeouts of medium & high end home accessories and housewares)

Wayfair Inc. (W) (Online home furnishing and décor)

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) (Whirlpool, KitchenAid and Maytag)

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM) (Retail: Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids and West Elm)