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W.W. Grainger, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.22 EPS (ttm)14.11 Insider Own1.70% Shs Outstand54.54M Perf Week2.03%
Market Cap14.80B Forward P/E13.96 EPS next Y19.43 Insider Trans-0.43% Shs Float46.15M Perf Month-3.03%
Income796.50M PEG1.87 EPS next Q4.66 Inst Own77.10% Short Float6.19% Perf Quarter-11.01%
Sales11.25B P/S1.31 EPS this Y37.80% Inst Trans0.07% Short Ratio5.85 Perf Half Y-4.65%
Book/sh35.42 P/B7.66 EPS next Y8.66% ROA- Target Price295.08 Perf Year-12.27%
Cash/sh7.19 P/C37.74 EPS next 5Y10.30% ROE- 52W Range255.09 - 372.06 Perf YTD-3.92%
Dividend5.76 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y4.30% ROI21.70% 52W High-27.09% Beta0.90
Dividend %2.12% Quick Ratio1.40 Sales past 5Y3.50% Gross Margin38.70% 52W Low6.35% ATR6.05
Employees23100 Current Ratio2.40 Sales Q/Q1.20% Oper. Margin- RSI (14)54.61 Volatility2.56% 2.25%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.12 EPS Q/Q9.80% Profit Margin- Rel Volume0.63 Prev Close269.20
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.05 EarningsJul 24 BMO Payout- Avg Volume488.74K Price271.28
Recom3.10 SMA200.94% SMA500.94% SMA200-7.05% Volume309,461 Change0.77%
Jun-21-19Downgrade Atlantic Equities Neutral → Underweight
May-17-19Upgrade Gordon Haskett Underperform → Hold
Apr-12-19Downgrade Gordon Haskett Hold → Underperform
Apr-04-19Upgrade Peel Hunt Add → Buy
Jan-15-19Upgrade Macquarie Neutral → Outperform
Jan-07-19Initiated Jefferies Hold $300
Dec-18-18Initiated Morgan Stanley Underweight $265
Dec-11-18Initiated Buckingham Research Neutral $325
Oct-12-18Initiated Gordon Haskett Hold
Jul-16-18Downgrade Gabelli & Co Buy → Hold
Jul-06-18Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Market Perform $255 → $267
Jul-03-18Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral
Mar-19-18Resumed Goldman Neutral
Jan-23-18Initiated UBS Sell
Nov-13-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $148 → $151
Nov-07-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $146 → $148
Oct-19-17Upgrade Atlantic Equities Underweight → Neutral
Oct-19-17Downgrade UBS Neutral → Sell $170 → $195
Oct-18-17Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $145 → $146
Aug-21-17Resumed KeyBanc Capital Mkts Sector Weight
Jul-08-19 07:52AM  How Much Are W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Insiders Taking Off The Table? Simply Wall St.
Jul-05-19 12:03PM  3 Earnings Reports to Watch Next Week InvestorPlace
Jun-24-19 12:20PM  When Should You Buy W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)? Simply Wall St.
12:15PM  At US$274, Is W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Worth Looking At Closely? Simply Wall St.
Jun-18-19 08:04AM  Is W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) A Smart Pick For Income Investors? Simply Wall St.
Jun-13-19 03:55PM  W.W. Grainger: A Top Dividend Aristocrat to Buy Today
Jun-11-19 08:30AM  Former Grainger Investor Relations and Communications Executive Joins Strategic Advisory Firm Rose & Company PR Newswire
05:00AM  Mood Swings Divulge Stress in a Stoic Stock Market Bloomberg
Jun-10-19 08:44AM  Were Hedge Funds Right About Flocking Into W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) ? Insider Monkey
Jun-04-19 07:45AM  How Should Investors React To W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) CEO Pay? Simply Wall St.
May-22-19 09:30AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Down 7.1% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
May-21-19 12:22PM  Why W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Looks Like A Quality Company Simply Wall St.
May-16-19 10:00AM  Grainger To Present At Upcoming Investor Conference PR Newswire
May-07-19 12:25PM  Only 2 Days Left Before W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Will Be Trading Ex-Dividend Simply Wall St.
May-06-19 07:36PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 22-Apr-19 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Apr-29-19 07:43AM  3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: W W Grainger, AES and Weyerhaeuser InvestorPlace
Apr-24-19 11:58AM  W.W. Grainger boosts dividend by 6%, to yield more than industrial sector, S&P 500 MarketWatch
11:36AM  Grainger's Shareholders Elect 11 Directors And Other Meeting Highlights PR Newswire
11:35AM  Grainger Increases Quarterly Dividend By 6 Percent And Authorizes Repurchase Of Additional 5 Million Shares PR Newswire
Apr-23-19 05:55PM  A "Choppy" Demand Environment Dents W.W. Grainger's Sales Growth Motley Fool
12:08PM  What Should Investors Know About W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) Growth? Simply Wall St.
09:34AM  Company News For Apr 23, 2019 Zacks
Apr-22-19 05:03PM  WW Grainger Inc (GWW) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool -5.51%
04:31PM  Why Bed Bath & Beyond, Tapestry, and W.W. Grainger Slumped Today Motley Fool
04:10PM  Stocks mixed as earnings season rolls on Yahoo Finance
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11:05AM  Grainger (GWW) Earnings Trump, Sales Trail Estimates in Q1 Zacks
10:26AM  Grainger (GWW) Q1 Earnings Top, Revenues Lag Estimates Zacks
08:09AM  W.W. Grainger: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:08AM  Why This Market Is Not 'Overvalued', Plus a Play on Citigroup: Market Recon
08:00AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2019 First Quarter PR Newswire
Apr-21-19 10:03AM  How Amazon Could Cost This Industry $20 Billion Motley Fool
Apr-18-19 11:22AM  Industrial Services Industry's Near-Term Prospects Bright Zacks
Apr-16-19 09:05AM  What's in the Offing for Grainger (GWW) in Q1 Earnings? Zacks
Apr-15-19 10:30AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release Zacks
Apr-10-19 08:30AM  Grainger Earns Top Marks on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index PR Newswire
Apr-09-19 11:52AM  What You Must Know About W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) Financial Strength Simply Wall St.
Apr-04-19 10:36AM  Strong Markets, New Products Aid Lincoln Electric, Costs Ail Zacks
Mar-31-19 02:47PM  Hedge Funds Were Dumping W.W. Grainger (GWW), Look What Happened Insider Monkey
Mar-28-19 10:04AM  Apogee (APOG) Up 23% YTD After 35% Drop in 2018: What's Next? Zacks
Mar-27-19 07:51AM  Strong Order Flow to Drive Manitowoc Amid High Input Costs Zacks
Mar-26-19 11:07AM  Heres What W.W. Grainger, Inc.s (NYSE:GWW) P/E Is Telling Us Simply Wall St.
08:55AM  Reasons to Hold Grainger (GWW) in Your Portfolio for Now Zacks
Mar-20-19 01:50PM  W.W. Grainger Is a Buy Now
Mar-11-19 10:34AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW): Has Recent Earnings Growth Beaten Long-Term Trend? Simply Wall St.
Feb-24-19 09:22AM  How Do Analysts See W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Performing In The Next Couple Of Years? Simply Wall St.
Feb-23-19 09:30AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Up 9.1% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
Feb-13-19 08:59AM  Here's Why You Should Hold Grainger Stock in Your Portfolio Zacks
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Feb-09-19 08:57AM  Why I Like W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Simply Wall St.
Feb-08-19 08:07AM  Hasbro Falls, Trade Worries Worsen, and Dow Is in Line for Another Loss
Jan-30-19 09:57AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
08:30AM  Grainger Recognized as one of FORTUNE's 'World's Most Admired Companies' in 2019 PR Newswire
Jan-29-19 06:36AM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jan-19 4:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Jan-26-19 08:46AM  Should You Be Worried About Insider Transactions At W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)? Simply Wall St.
Jan-24-19 12:31PM  Industrial Stocks Could Rise as Results Cast Doubt on Recession Worries
11:23AM  Grainger (GWW) Beats Q4 Earnings, Misses Sales Estimates Zacks
09:25AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Tops Q4 Earnings Estimates Zacks
08:33AM  W.W. Grainger: 4Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2018 Fourth Quarter And Full Year PR Newswire
Jan-23-19 09:30AM  ASHTY or GWW: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? Zacks
Jan-22-19 07:35AM  Recent Analysis Shows Abercrombie & Fitch, DaVita, W.W. Grainger, Ingredion, FirstEnergy, and Second Sight Medical Products Market Influences Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth GlobeNewswire
Jan-17-19 10:30AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
07:00AM  Rockwell Automation (ROK) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
Jan-10-19 06:57AM  A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Simply Wall St.
Jan-03-19 09:04AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: McCormick, Archer-Daniels-Midland, W.W. Grainger, Walmart and Cintas Zacks
Jan-02-19 07:25AM  5 Top Dividend Aristocrats to Buy in 2019 Zacks
Dec-28-18 09:13AM  Rising Demand, Cost Reduction Aid Milacron Amid Inflation Zacks
09:10AM  Packaging Corporation Rides on E-Commerce Boom, Risks Remain Zacks
Dec-27-18 10:03AM  Growing Investment, Acquisitions Aid Rockwell Automation Zacks
09:32AM  Silgan Holdings Rides on Dispensing Systems Acquisition Zacks
08:57AM  4 Industrial Stocks Set for a Strong Finish in 2018 Zacks
Dec-26-18 11:59AM  Here's Why You Should Add Grainger (GWW) to Your Portfolio Zacks
Dec-24-18 02:18PM  Is It Too Late To Consider Buying W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)? Simply Wall St.
10:10AM  Why W.W. Grainger (GWW) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again Zacks
09:09AM  Manitowoc to Grow on Strong Order Flow, High Input Costs Ail Zacks
Dec-21-18 04:49PM  Greif's Acquisition of Caraustar to Boost Margins & Sales Zacks
09:16AM  Apogee (APOG) Q3 Earnings & Sales Miss Estimates, Shares Drop Zacks
08:18AM  5 Industrial Products Stocks That Survived 2018 Sector Crash Zacks
Dec-20-18 06:17PM  Business Simplification, Strong Order Activity Aid Lindsay Zacks
09:03AM  5 Industrial Stocks to Continue Their Winning Streaks in 2019 Zacks
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Dec-18-18 03:00PM  How To Buy Growth Stocks: What To Do After A Failed Breakout Investor's Business Daily
Dec-11-18 12:02AM  Is W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) A Good Stock To Buy? Insider Monkey
Dec-10-18 11:10AM  Why Grainger Stock Rose More Than 10% in November Motley Fool
Dec-06-18 02:05PM  WW Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW): Cash Is King Simply Wall St.
Nov-30-18 09:30AM  HDS vs. GWW: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
08:37AM  HD Supply (HDS) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
Nov-29-18 07:25AM  Recent Analysis Shows Vuzix, Trupanion, W.W. Grainger, Greenlight Capital Re, Golden Star Resources, and ZTO Express (Cayman) Market Influences Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth GlobeNewswire
Nov-27-18 04:36PM  Grainger Rallies 10% Since Q3: Will the Momentum Continue? Zacks
Nov-19-18 09:23AM  What's Behind Grainger (GWW) Rally of 56% in the Past Year? Zacks
Nov-16-18 05:50PM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know Zacks
Nov-15-18 09:30AM  Why Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) Up 7.5% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Nov-09-18 05:50PM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know Zacks
Nov-02-18 04:00PM  Grainger Names Kathleen Carroll CHRO PR Newswire
Oct-31-18 10:52AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Oct-25-18 09:30AM  MSM vs. GWW: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
Oct-22-18 08:45PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of W.W. Grainger, Inc. GWW ACCESSWIRE
Oct-19-18 07:30PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of W.W. Grainger, Inc. GWW GlobeNewswire
03:06PM  7 Amazon-Proof Stocks to Consider Adding to Your Portfolio InvestorPlace
W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products and services in the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan, Mexico, and internationally. The company provides material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, and metalworking tools, as well as gloves, ladders, motors, and janitorial supplies. It also offers inventory management and technical support services. The company provides its products through branches, sales and service representatives, contact centers, distribution centers, and catalogs, as well as through e-commerce platform. It serves small and mid-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions. 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
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerJun 14Sale272.5818049,0642,411Jun 17 02:16 PM
Merriwether Deidra CSr. VP (See Remarks)Feb 21Sale310.1327184,0455,092Feb 22 10:45 AM
Macpherson Donald GChairman and CEOFeb 21Sale310.032,317718,34842,546Feb 22 10:36 AM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselFeb 21Sale310.091,211375,51543,217Feb 22 10:35 AM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselAug 22Option Exercise149.0214,9902,233,81058,207Aug 23 08:35 AM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselAug 22Sale368.2014,9905,519,34643,217Aug 23 08:35 AM
ANDERSON BRIAN PDirectorAug 16Sale360.181,000360,1773,340Aug 16 12:40 PM
Macpherson Donald GChairman and CEOAug 01Option Exercise149.0224,8763,707,02263,994Aug 02 04:38 PM
Macpherson Donald GChairman and CEOAug 01Sale342.3921,4487,343,53542,546Aug 02 04:38 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerJul 30Sale338.191,534518,7842,278Jul 31 11:10 AM