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GWW W.W. Grainger, Inc. daily Stock Chart
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.98 EPS (ttm)8.69 Insider Own1.90% Shs Outstand58.77M Perf Week-4.04%
Market Cap9.69B Forward P/E14.93 EPS next Y11.05 Insider Trans-3.11% Shs Float53.46M Perf Month-5.03%
Income514.90M PEG3.47 EPS next Q2.57 Inst Own82.20% Short Float14.30% Perf Quarter-15.48%
Sales10.22B P/S0.95 EPS this Y-14.70% Inst Trans-0.61% Short Ratio7.15 Perf Half Y-33.08%
Book/sh31.86 P/B5.18 EPS next Y6.50% ROA8.90% Target Price171.45 Perf Year-23.38%
Cash/sh4.68 P/C35.24 EPS next 5Y5.47% ROE27.50% 52W Range160.29 - 262.71 Perf YTD-28.98%
Dividend5.12 P/FCF22.44 EPS past 5Y1.70% ROI18.10% 52W High-36.48% Beta0.72
Dividend %3.10% Quick Ratio1.30 Sales past 5Y4.60% Gross Margin40.00% 52W Low4.11% ATR5.09
Employees24400 Current Ratio2.30 Sales Q/Q2.00% Oper. Margin10.00% RSI (14)40.90 Volatility4.42% 2.75%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.31 EPS Q/Q-40.20% Profit Margin5.00% Rel Volume0.90 Prev Close164.94
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.23 EarningsJul 19 BMO Payout56.50% Avg Volume1.07M Price166.88
Recom3.20 SMA20-4.65% SMA50-4.98% SMA200-22.73% Volume966,526 Change1.18%
Jun-02-17Reiterated Stifel Hold $204 → $180
Jun-02-17Initiated JP Morgan Neutral
May-26-17Downgrade Macquarie Outperform → Neutral
May-18-17Downgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Sell $246 → $145
May-15-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $166 → $156
Apr-19-17Downgrade Credit Suisse Neutral → Underperform
Jan-27-17Reiterated Stifel Hold $245 → $266
Nov-14-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $186 → $174
Oct-19-16Reiterated Stifel Hold $235 → $216
Aug-26-16Initiated Macquarie Outperform $274
Jul-20-16Reiterated UBS Neutral $235 → $225
Jul-20-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $197 → $187
Jun-17-16Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral
Apr-19-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $180 → $193
Apr-01-16Downgrade Stifel Buy → Hold
Mar-22-16Initiated Sterne Agee CRT Buy
Mar-08-16Reiterated Stifel Buy $238 → $251
Jan-27-16Reiterated UBS Neutral $210 → $200
Jan-27-16Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $180 → $182
Jan-11-16Downgrade Morgan Stanley Equal-Weight → Underweight
Jul-24-17 04:18PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : July 24, 2017 Capital Cube
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07:40AM  Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Grainger Topped Earnings Expectations; Reiterated Outlook for Fiscal 2017 Accesswire
Jul-21-17 07:00AM  Markets Too Pessimistic on Grainger Morningstar
Jul-19-17 11:13PM  W.W. Grainger tops 2Q profit forecasts Associated Press -7.04%
10:08PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
06:15PM  This stock was down big after earnings, top executive exit and is down even bigger this year American City Business Journals
04:35PM  W.W. Grainger Dives To 2011 Lows In Latest Blow For Industrial Distributors Investor's Business Daily
04:32PM  Why CSX Corporation (CSX), W W Grainger Inc (GWW) and United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL) Are 3 of Todays Worst Stocks InvestorPlace
02:29PM  Grainger (GWW) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Maintains FY17 View Zacks
12:00PM  Why Are W W Grainger Inc (GWW) Shares Falling Today? InvestorPlace
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10:30AM  [$$] W.W. Grainger CFO to Retire, Profit Falls The Wall Street Journal
10:24AM  W.W. Grainger Tumbles Despite Upbeat Q2 Earnings
08:53AM  Grainger (GWW) Tops Q2 Earnings, Lags Sales; Keeps View Zacks
Jul-14-17 02:43PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : July 14, 2017 Capital Cube
09:45AM  Grainger (GWW) to Post Q2 Earnings: Stock to Disappoint? Zacks
Jul-12-17 04:45PM  The Biggest Loser: W.W. Grainger Tumbles 4.3%
Jul-10-17 05:56PM  8 Reasons to Steer Clear from Grainger (GWW) Stock for Now Zacks
Jul-09-17 09:41PM  Hiring surge: Big job announcements up 71 percent American City Business Journals
Jul-04-17 04:05PM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. Value Analysis (NYSE:GWW) : July 4, 2017 Capital Cube
Jul-03-17 08:16AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GWW-US : July 3, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-26-17 07:53PM  U.S. House committee eyes $18.5 bln increase to Trump defense budget Reuters
Jun-21-17 01:00AM  Drugmaker Mylan gets boost from unlikely source: coal Reuters
Jun-05-17 08:30AM  Grainger Launches for Customers Seeking Robust Product and Application Information to Help Solve Problems Quickly PR Newswire
Jun-01-17 08:30AM  Grainger Releases White Paper on Building a Sustainable Safety Culture in Time for National Safety Month PR Newswire
May-23-17 12:19PM  3 Beaten-Up Dividend Aristocrats: Are They Bargains? Motley Fool
May-22-17 04:15PM  DePaul University board elects Grainger exec as next chairman American City Business Journals
May-19-17 09:50AM  Reasons To Dump Grainger (GWW) Stock from Your Portfolio Now Zacks
07:15AM  Why Is Grainger (GWW) Down 10.5% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
May-18-17 05:05PM  U.S. lawmaker unveils sweeping Pentagon acquisition reform bill Reuters
09:26AM  Grainger (GWW) Hits 52-Week Low: What's Dragging it Down? Zacks
May-17-17 10:00AM  Grainger To Present At Upcoming Investor Conferences PR Newswire
08:39AM  Implied Volatility Surging for W.W. Grainger (GWW) Stock Options Zacks
May-15-17 03:52PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : May 15, 2017 Capital Cube
May-09-17 06:07PM  Grainger (W W) Inc. -- Moody's changes Grainger outlook to negative; Affirms A2 long-term and Prime-1 short-term ratings. Moody's
May-04-17 01:32PM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. : GWW-US: Dividend Analysis : May 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 4, 2017 Capital Cube
May-03-17 03:59PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : May 3, 2017 Capital Cube
May-02-17 10:30AM  W.W. Grainger Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday Investopedia
10:07AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. :GWW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 2, 2017 Capital Cube
09:30AM  Nutrisystem, W.W. Grainger, BASF SE, CSX and Volvo highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day Zacks
06:09AM  Bear of the Day: Grainger (GWW) Zacks
May-01-17 09:00AM  How NASCAR's Richard Childress Racing Provides B2B Relationships For Their Sponsors Forbes
Apr-26-17 11:40AM  Grainger's Shareholders Elect 10 Directors And Other Meeting Highlights PR Newswire
11:30AM  Grainger Increases Quarterly Dividend By 5 Percent PR Newswire
Apr-25-17 04:16PM  Dividend Aristocrat Grainger Is Down 24% Since February
Apr-24-17 08:31AM  Why W.W. Grainger (GWW) Could Be Positioned for a Slump Zacks
Apr-21-17 08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Grainger's Quarterly Sales Grew 1%; Missed Market Estimates Accesswire
07:17AM  Are industrials going to disappoint this earnings season? MarketWatch
Apr-19-17 07:56PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 18-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Apr-18-17 06:55PM  Why W.W. Grainger Stock Tumbled 11% on Tuesday Motley Fool -11.39%
04:45PM  Why Goldman Sachs, W.W. Grainger, and Cardinal Health Slumped Today Motley Fool
04:10PM  This Is The Latest Nuts-And-Bolts Warning For Industrials Investor's Business Daily
02:53PM  [$$] Harley-Davidson shares skid after sales miss Financial Times
11:44AM  General Electric: Do or Die Time For Industrials?
11:39AM  UPDATE: W.W. Grainger stock slides 8.7% after earnings miss and lowered outlook MarketWatch
11:04AM  Grainger (GWW) Lags Q1 Earnings, Sales, Trims '17 Outlook Zacks
08:42AM  W.W. Grainger misses Street 1Q forecasts Associated Press
08:30AM  Grainger (GWW) Misses Q1 Earnings & Sales, Cuts '17 View Zacks
08:00AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2017 First Quarter PR Newswire
06:47AM  Market Recon: Politics and Geopolitics Are Back in Focus
Apr-13-17 09:15AM  What's in Store for Grainger (GWW) this Earnings Season? Zacks
Apr-06-17 07:33AM  Why Is Grainger (GWW) Down 2.5% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Apr-04-17 12:30PM  Grainger Announces First Quarter 2017 Conference Call PR Newswire
Mar-30-17 08:18AM  Analysts' Actions -- Cypress Semi, CyberArk, Goodyear, Lululemon and More
Mar-23-17 11:15AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. : GWW-US: Dividend Analysis : February 13th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : March 23, 2017 Capital Cube
Mar-17-17 05:46PM  3 Reasons I Prefer Dividend Aristocrat W.W. Grainger to Dividend Achiever Fastenal
Mar-14-17 08:30AM  Grainger Adds Expanded Soft-Toe, Slip-Resistant Line to Online Safety Footwear Program PR Newswire
Mar-13-17 08:30AM  Grainger Adds Cutting Tool Reconditioning to Metalworking Solutions PR Newswire
Mar-10-17 08:30AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GWW-US : March 10, 2017 Capital Cube
Mar-09-17 04:27PM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial State
Mar-08-17 08:30AM  Grainger Named Among Fortune's 2017 World's Most Admired Companies PR Newswire
Mar-04-17 01:04PM  GRAINGER W W INC Financials
Feb-28-17 06:29PM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
11:01AM  These 2 Hated Dividend Stocks Are Buys Motley Fool
Feb-27-17 08:30AM  Grainger Brings Industry Expertise to its Online Knowledge Center PR Newswire
Feb-23-17 01:37PM  Fortune 500 company considering $273M distribution center in Louisville at
Feb-21-17 05:29PM  Ten Directors Slated For Grainger's Board To Be Voted On At The Company's Annual Meeting On April 26, 2017 PR Newswire
Feb-20-17 10:00AM  Grainger To Present At Upcoming Investor Conferences PR Newswire
Feb-12-17 12:07PM  3 Top Stocks You've Been Overlooking at Motley Fool
Feb-09-17 05:17PM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Feb-08-17 05:30PM  Grainger Announces The Initiation Of Quarterly Conference Calls PR Newswire
Feb-02-17 01:33PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : February 2, 2017
Feb-01-17 12:09PM  CSX, Arconic Top Sector Gains as Shareholder Activism Drives Them Higher
Jan-26-17 10:37AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. :GWW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : January 26, 2017
Jan-25-17 01:21PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT
12:58PM  W.W. Grainger Climbs On Better-Than-Expected Q4 Earnings at
11:35AM  Grainger (GWW) Tops Q4 Earnings, Sales; Affirms 2017 View
11:09AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
09:13AM  Grainger (GWW) Beats on Q4 Earnings & Revenues
08:08AM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
07:55AM  W.W. Grainger tops Street 4Q forecasts
07:37AM  Market Recon: The President's Actions Renew Belief in the Agenda
07:30AM  Grainger Reports Results For Year Ended December 31, 2016 PR Newswire
07:07AM  Q4 2016 W W Grainger Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
Jan-24-17 08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Fastenal's Earnings Surpassed Market Expectations Accesswire
Jan-20-17 09:25AM  Grainger (GWW) Q4 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards?
Jan-17-17 02:45PM  General Electric & Ingersoll-Rand: Heads, We Win. Tails, We Still Win. at
Jan-11-17 02:48PM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. : GWW-US: Dividend Analysis : November 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 11, 2017
W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) supplies; and other related products and services that are used by businesses and institutions in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. It operates through two segments, U.S. and Canada. The company offers material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, building and home inspection supplies, vehicle and fleet components, and various other products. It also offers inventory management solutions; and distributes tools, fasteners, and safety and industrial supplies. The company serves small and medium-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions. It offers its products through various branches, sales and service representatives, contact centers, distribution centers, direct marketing materials, and catalogs, as well as through Websites. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in Lake Forest, Illinois.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Brown Laura DSr. VP, Inv Rel & CommMar 06Sale249.07695173,10411,235Mar 07 02:54 PM
JADIN RONALD LSr. VP & Chief Financial OffMar 02Option Exercise81.4930,0002,444,70051,645Mar 06 02:10 PM
JADIN RONALD LSr. VP & Chief Financial OffMar 02Sale249.0631,1867,767,32720,459Mar 06 02:10 PM
RYAN JAMES TChairman of the BoardFeb 16Sale252.462,369598,086163,478Feb 17 12:23 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselFeb 16Sale252.52926233,83538,406Feb 17 12:19 PM
HIGH JOSEPH CSr. VP & Chief People OfficerFeb 16Sale252.58690174,2796,038Feb 17 12:19 PM
RYAN JAMES TChairman of the BoardJan 03Option Exercise81.4965,0005,296,850228,478Jan 04 02:12 PM
RYAN JAMES TChairman of the BoardJan 03Sale234.1765,00015,221,096163,478Jan 04 02:12 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselNov 30Option Exercise85.8211,000944,02049,406Dec 01 04:51 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselNov 30Sale230.0011,0002,530,00038,406Dec 01 04:51 PM
HIGH JOSEPH CSr. VP & Chief People OfficerJul 26Sale220.001,722378,8405,809Jul 27 10:57 AM