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GWW W.W. Grainger, Inc. daily Stock Chart
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E19.70 EPS (ttm)9.78 Insider Own1.90% Shs Outstand58.54M Perf Week-1.26%
Market Cap11.28B Forward P/E16.78 EPS next Y11.48 Insider Trans-9.14% Shs Float53.69M Perf Month-18.95%
Income588.80M PEG3.18 EPS next Q2.73 Inst Own82.40% Short Float12.43% Perf Quarter-24.48%
Sales10.17B P/S1.11 EPS this Y-14.70% Inst Trans0.29% Short Ratio8.20 Perf Half Y-6.18%
Book/sh32.64 P/B5.90 EPS next Y8.27% ROA10.10% Target Price239.78 Perf Year-16.55%
Cash/sh4.08 P/C47.24 EPS next 5Y6.20% ROE29.80% 52W Range190.38 - 261.45 Perf YTD-16.63%
Dividend4.88 P/FCF27.08 EPS past 5Y1.70% ROI18.10% 52W High-26.30% Beta0.81
Dividend %2.53% Quick Ratio1.00 Sales past 5Y4.60% Gross Margin40.20% 52W Low1.22% ATR4.88
Employees24400 Current Ratio1.80 Sales Q/Q1.40% Oper. Margin10.80% RSI (14)14.70 Volatility2.00% 1.99%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.19 EPS Q/Q-1.60% Profit Margin5.80% Rel Volume1.50 Prev Close193.17
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.96 EarningsApr 18 BMO Payout49.60% Avg Volume814.01K Price192.70
Recom3.00 SMA20-10.44% SMA50-17.77% SMA200-15.58% Volume1,224,303 Change-0.24%
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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
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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
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Nov-16-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $176 → $181
Nov-13-15Reiterated Stifel Buy $224 → $216
Nov-13-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $187 → $186
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
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Apr-21-17 08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Grainger's Quarterly Sales Grew 1%; Missed Market Estimates Accesswire
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Apr-19-17 07:56PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 18-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
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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
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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
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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
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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?
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Jan-11-17 02:48PM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. : GWW-US: Dividend Analysis : November 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 11, 2017
Dec-29-16 06:00AM  Northern Trust, Grainger among Chicago companies lauded for environmental, social values at
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Dec-14-16 09:36AM  Grainger November Sales Fall 3% Due to Multiple Headwinds
08:30AM  Grainger Earns Perfect Score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index PR Newswire
Dec-13-16 12:58PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : December 13, 2016
08:00AM  Grainger Reports November 2016 Sales Results PR Newswire
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Dec-06-16 04:03PM  HD Supply Edges Past Views; Fastenal, Grainger Near Buy Points
08:30AM  Grainger Announces Top 10 Asked Safety Questions for 2016 PR Newswire
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Nov-28-16 09:01AM  Grainger To Present At Credit Suisse 4th Annual Industrials Conference PR Newswire
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Nov-14-16 10:19AM  Stock Market News for November 14, 2016
07:37AM  Grainger (GWW) Reports October Sales, Provides Guidance
Nov-11-16 12:56PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : November 11, 2016
11:23AM  Grainger Reports October 2016 Sales Results PR Newswire
11:21AM  Grainger Provides Outlook At Analyst Meeting PR Newswire
Nov-10-16 07:21AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GWW-US : November 10, 2016
Nov-09-16 01:02PM  When Is a Company's Growth Repeatable?
Nov-07-16 10:00AM  Grainger To Host Annual Analyst Meeting PR Newswire
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Oct-31-16 01:40PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : October 31, 2016
Oct-28-16 06:03AM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Oct-26-16 10:34AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Oct-25-16 09:56AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. :GWW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 25, 2016
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Oct-19-16 12:13PM  ETFs with exposure to W.W. Grainger, Inc. : October 19, 2016
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12:24PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 18-Oct-16 11:30am GMT
07:54AM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
07:40AM  W.W. Grainger beats 3Q profit forecasts
07:30AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2016 Third Quarter PR Newswire
07:07AM  Q3 2016 W W Grainger Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
Oct-17-16 09:21AM  Industrial Stocks' Q3 Earnings on Oct 18: GWW, ASTE, TEX
Oct-14-16 12:05PM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. : GWW-US: Dividend Analysis : August 08th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 14, 2016
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Oct-03-16 09:36AM  GRAINGER W W INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
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
Brown Laura DSr. VP, Inv Rel & CommMay 31Option Exercise81.491,776144,72613,011May 31 05:19 PM
Brown Laura DSr. VP, Inv Rel & CommMay 31Sale225.611,776400,68311,235May 31 05:19 PM