Wall Street weighs in on Sandy’s aftermath

Looking for winners and losers, an article from The Motley Fool points to Home Depot, Lowe’s and Beacon Roofing Supply, among others.

A blog post from Adem Tahiri describes a volatile world turning even more volatile, with implications for investors in home products. And while a hurricane probably isn’t big enough to impact the value of a giant retailer like Home Depot or Lowe’s, the financial course of smaller companies can be altered, he writes.