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FILE - This Nov. 14, 2011, file photo shows a Home Depot store in Edmond, Okla. Home Depot is expected to report its earnings Tuesday, May 15, 2012. Home Depot said Tuesday, May 15, 2012 that its fiscal first-quarter profit climbed 27.5 percent as warmer weather brought consumers out for spring gardening and lawn products. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

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Warmer weather pushes Home Depot 1Q profit up

NEW YORK (AP) -- Home Depot said Tuesday that its first-quarter net income climbed nearly 28 percent as unseasonably warm winter and increased business from contractors and other professional customers boosted results at the world's biggest home-improvement company.. The company raised its 2012 net income guidance on the


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