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HOME DEPOT INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits

June 12, 2014



Item 8.01. Other Events.

On June 12, 2014, The Home Depot, Inc. (the "Company") completed a public offering of $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 2.00% Senior Notes due 2019 and $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 4.40% Senior Notes due 2045 (collectively, the "Notes"). The offering of the Notes was made pursuant to the Company's shelf registration statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-183621) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on August 29, 2012, including a related prospectus and prospectus supplement filed with the SEC on August 29, 2012 and June 10, 2014, respectively.

In connection with the offering of the Notes, the Company entered into an Underwriting Agreement dated June 9, 2014 (the "Underwriting Agreement") among the Company and Barclays Capital Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, as representatives of the underwriters named therein (together, the "Underwriters"). Pursuant to the Underwriting Agreement, the Company agreed to sell the Notes to the Underwriters, and the Underwriters agreed to purchase the Notes for resale to the public. The Underwriting Agreement includes customary representations, warranties and covenants by the Company. It also provides for customary indemnification by each of the Company and the Underwriters against certain liabilities and customary contribution provisions in respect of those liabilities.

The Notes were issued under an Indenture dated as of May 4, 2005 (the "Indenture") between the Company and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A. (formerly known as The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A.), as Trustee.

The foregoing summary is qualified by reference to the Underwriting Agreement, the Indenture and the respective forms of global note for the offering, which are filed as exhibits to this Form 8-K and are incorporated herein and in the above-referenced shelf registration statement by reference.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

The documents included as exhibits to this report are filed solely to provide information about their terms, are not intended to provide any factual or other information about the Company or the other parties to the agreements, and should not be relied upon by investors for any other purpose.

(d) Exhibits Exhibit No. Description 1.1 Underwriting Agreement dated as of June 9, 2014 among The Home Depot, Inc. and Barclays Capital Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, as representatives of the Underwriters named therein.



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4.1 Indenture dated as of May 4, 2005 between the Company and The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A. (formerly known as The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A.), as Trustee - incorporated herein by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the Company's Registration Statement on Form S-3 (Registration No. 333-124699). 4.2 Form of 2.00% Senior Notes due June 15, 2019. 4.3 Form of 4.40% Senior Notes due March 15, 2045. 5.1 Opinion of Alston & Bird LLP. 23.1 Consent of Alston & Bird LLP (included in Exhibit 5.1).



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