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GWW [NYSE]
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E17.60 EPS (ttm)15.36 Insider Own1.80% Shs Outstand53.88M Perf Week14.32%
Market Cap14.57B Forward P/E14.58 EPS next Y18.55 Insider Trans-2.37% Shs Float46.01M Perf Month-3.30%
Income846.00M PEG1.70 EPS next Q4.57 Inst Own74.30% Short Float3.26% Perf Quarter-20.80%
Sales11.49B P/S1.27 EPS this Y12.10% Inst Trans-0.06% Short Ratio3.56 Perf Half Y-4.18%
Book/sh34.41 P/B7.86 EPS next Y12.47% ROA14.10% Target Price289.00 Perf Year-11.43%
Cash/sh6.68 P/C40.47 EPS next 5Y10.35% ROE44.40% 52W Range200.61 - 346.60 Perf YTD-20.12%
Dividend5.76 P/FCF29.55 EPS past 5Y6.30% ROI23.30% 52W High-21.99% Beta0.98
Dividend %2.13% Quick Ratio1.10 Sales past 5Y2.90% Gross Margin38.30% 52W Low34.79% ATR18.06
Employees23800 Current Ratio2.10 Sales Q/Q3.00% Oper. Margin11.00% RSI (14)55.90 Volatility5.30% 7.49%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.19 EPS Q/Q-48.60% Profit Margin7.40% Rel Volume0.77 Prev Close257.93
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.03 EarningsApr 23 BMO Payout36.80% Avg Volume421.72K Price270.40
Recom2.60 SMA2011.35% SMA50-2.13% SMA200-8.34% Volume325,914 Change4.83%
Apr-07-20Downgrade Gordon Haskett Hold → Underperform $313 → $278
Mar-27-20Upgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Outperform $300
Feb-12-20Upgrade William Blair Mkt Perform → Outperform
Feb-03-20Upgrade Gabelli & Co Hold → Buy
Jan-09-20Upgrade Wolfe Research Underperform → Peer Perform
Dec-11-19Upgrade Morgan Stanley Underweight → Equal-Weight
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
Apr-01-20 08:16AM  Grainger Reduces Credit Facility to Boost Liquidity Position Zacks
Mar-31-20 04:05PM  Grainger Elects to Draw Down on Revolving Credit Facility to Supplement Strong Cash Position PR Newswire
Mar-30-20 07:53AM  What Does W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) P/E Ratio Tell You? Simply Wall St.
Mar-19-20 06:51PM  5 Dividend Growth Stocks Hedge Fund Gurus Own GuruFocus.com
10:03AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW): These Hedge Funds Caught Flat-Footed Insider Monkey
Mar-12-20 11:07AM  Orlando tourism: The good, bad and ugly caused by the coronavirus American City Business Journals -10.35%
09:22AM  Want To Invest In W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)? Here's How It Performed Lately Simply Wall St.
Mar-09-20 12:18PM  Another company backs out of MODEX due to coronavirus American City Business Journals -10.12%
Mar-06-20 05:21PM  SeaWorld Entertainment stock plunges to 52-week low American City Business Journals
10:55AM  Coronavirus: Industrial supply expo pulls plug on Orange County convention American City Business Journals
Feb-29-20 11:31AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Down 11.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
Feb-24-20 08:39AM  Here's Why Grainger (GWW) Stock Should be on Your Watchlist Zacks
Feb-23-20 07:28AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. Just Missed EPS By 12%: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next Simply Wall St.
Feb-21-20 11:56AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. -- Moody's assigns A3 ratings to Grainger's senior unsecured notes Moody's
Feb-19-20 04:10PM  Eleven Directors Slated For Grainger's Board To Be Voted On At The Company's Annual Meeting On April 29, 2020 PR Newswire
09:35AM  Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) A Good Stock to Pick Right Now? Zacks
Feb-14-20 08:30AM  Grainger Earns Top Score on 2020 Corporate Equality Index PR Newswire
Feb-13-20 08:30AM  The No. 1 Company in Key Sectors of Barrons 100 Most Sustainable Companies Barrons.com
Feb-03-20 12:23PM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jan-20 4:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
05:48AM  Earnings Miss: W.W. Grainger, Inc. Missed EPS By 12% And Analysts Are Revising Their Forecasts Simply Wall St.
Jan-30-20 09:58AM  Grainger (GWW) Q4 Earnings Lag Estimates, Revenues Beat Zacks
09:15AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Q4 Earnings Lag Estimates Zacks
08:01AM  Masaya Suzuki to Lead Grainger Endless Assortment Business PR Newswire
Jan-29-20 02:10PM  Top Industrial Stocks for February 2020 Investopedia
10:10AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Jan-27-20 08:57AM  Grainger Recognized as one of FORTUNE's 'World's Most Admired Companies' in 2020 PR Newswire
Jan-24-20 08:18AM  Grainger (GWW) to Report Q4 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
Jan-23-20 12:31PM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? Zacks
Jan-21-20 08:41AM  Should You Like W.W. Grainger, Inc.s (NYSE:GWW) High Return On Capital Employed? Simply Wall St.
Jan-15-20 02:38PM  Parnassus Endeavor Fund Adds to Cisco, Alphabet GuruFocus.com
11:45AM  Parnassus Endeavor Fund Invests in Insurance and Logistics in 4th Quarter GuruFocus.com
Jan-14-20 07:30AM  Nielsen Builds Out Management Teams With Two Strategic Hires CNW Group
07:30AM  Grainger Announces Leadership Change in Online Business PR Newswire
Jan-13-20 09:51AM  Harsco (HSC) to Divest IKG Business, Exit Industrial Segment Zacks
Jan-10-20 09:15AM  Cintas (CTAS) Hits 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue? Zacks
Jan-07-20 07:45AM  5 Stocks to Ride Out the Contraction in Manufacturing Sector Zacks
Jan-01-20 11:35AM  Is W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) CEO Salary Justified? Simply Wall St.
Dec-27-19 08:44AM  Grainger Scales New 52-Week High: What's Driving the Stock? Zacks
Dec-19-19 08:38AM  Grainger Shares Up 21% in a Year: What's Working in Its Favor? Zacks
Dec-12-19 01:00PM  Grainger Earns Relative Strength Rating Upgrade; Hits Key Threshold Investor's Business Daily
07:05AM  Is It Time To Consider Buying W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)? Simply Wall St.
Dec-09-19 01:10PM  Do Hedge Funds Love W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW)? Insider Monkey
Nov-29-19 07:41AM  Why Hold Strategy is Apt for Grainger (GWW) Stock Right Now Zacks
Nov-26-19 09:20AM  SiteOne (SITE) Stock Rises 63% YTD: What's Driving the Rally? Zacks
Nov-24-19 08:33AM  Can You Imagine How W.W. Grainger's (NYSE:GWW) Shareholders Feel About The 41% Share Price Increase? Simply Wall St.
Nov-22-19 09:31AM  Why Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) Down 0.8% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Nov-13-19 08:28AM  Grainger (GWW) Hits 52-Week High: Is Further Upside Left? Zacks
Nov-06-19 10:51AM  5 Companies Hit 52-Week Highs GuruFocus.com
Nov-04-19 04:57AM  Here's What We Like About W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW)'s Upcoming Dividend Simply Wall St.
Oct-31-19 10:00AM  Grainger To Present At Upcoming Investor Conference PR Newswire
Oct-30-19 10:00AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Oct-25-19 11:16AM  Grainger (W W) Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of W.W. Grainger, Inc. Moody's
Oct-24-19 04:05AM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 23-Oct-19 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-23-19 10:39AM  Grainger (GWW) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Miss Estimates, Up Y/Y Zacks
09:25AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Misses Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks
08:00AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2019 Third Quarter PR Newswire
Oct-22-19 10:19AM  Industrial Stocks' Oct 23 Earnings Roster: CAT, GWW, AVY, PNR Zacks
08:35AM  Should You Buy Grainger (GWW) Ahead of Earnings? Zacks
Oct-21-19 11:46AM  Pentair (PNR) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
09:43AM  Unifirst (UNF) to Report Q4 Earnings: What's in Store? Zacks
04:19AM  5 Stocks Set to Lead Longterm as Fed Rate Cuts Deepen Investopedia
Oct-18-19 06:58PM  These Hedge Funds Are Dumping W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) Insider Monkey
11:01AM  Caterpillar (CAT) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in Store? Zacks
10:49AM  Will Tariffs, Weak Margins Hurt iRobot (IRBT) in Q3 Earnings? Zacks
09:44AM  Grainger (GWW) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
Oct-17-19 12:51PM  Calculating The Fair Value Of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Simply Wall St.
12:28PM  Parnassus Endeavor Fund Buys 4 Stocks in 3rd Quarter GuruFocus.com
Oct-16-19 10:32AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release Zacks
Oct-01-19 07:49AM  Don't Sell W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Before You Read This Simply Wall St.
Sep-16-19 10:01AM  Should You Be Happy With W.W. Grainger, Inc.'s (NYSE:GWW) 5.2% Earnings Growth? Simply Wall St.
Sep-10-19 09:50AM  Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) a Great Pick for Value Investors? Zacks
Sep-02-19 07:20AM  Why W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Could Have A Place In Your Portfolio Simply Wall St.
Aug-30-19 04:30AM  This Dividend Aristocrat Keeps Humming Along, Despite Trade Volatility TheStreet.com
Aug-27-19 09:56AM  Industrial Services Industry Outlook: Prospects Gloomy Zacks
Aug-23-19 09:31AM  Why Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) Down 9.1% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Aug-21-19 01:49PM  Reasons to Hold Grainger (GWW) in Your Portfolio for Now Zacks
Aug-19-19 03:40PM  Why You Should Keep Tesla (TSLA) and W.W. Grainger (GWW) Stocks on Your Sell List TipRanks
06:56AM  W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet Simply Wall St.
Aug-05-19 06:59AM  W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Earns A Nice Return On Capital Employed Simply Wall St.
Jul-31-19 10:09AM  Grainger Declares Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
Jul-29-19 07:58AM  RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Earn your keep Reuters
Jul-26-19 04:15PM  BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Earn your keep Reuters
02:52AM  Edited Transcript of GWW earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jul-19 3:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Jul-24-19 06:24PM  WW Grainger Inc (GWW) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool +9.07%
10:01AM  Grainger (GWW) Q2 Earnings & Revenues Lag Estimates, Up Y/Y Zacks
09:25AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates Zacks
08:00AM  Grainger Reports Results For The 2019 Second Quarter PR Newswire
Jul-22-19 06:43AM  With EPS Growth And More, W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Is Interesting Simply Wall St.
Jul-18-19 10:46AM  Grainger (GWW) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in the Offing? Zacks
Jul-17-19 10:32AM  W.W. Grainger (GWW) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release Zacks
08:30AM  Grainger Earns High Score on the 2019 Disability Equality Index Company Designated a "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion" for Third Year PR Newswire
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$274, Is W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Worth Looking At Closely? Simply Wall St.
Jun-18-19 08:04AM  Is W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) A Smart Pick For Income Investors? Simply Wall St.
Jun-13-19 03:55PM  W.W. Grainger: A Top Dividend Aristocrat to Buy Today GuruFocus.com
Jun-11-19 08:30AM  Former Grainger Investor Relations and Communications Executive Joins Strategic Advisory Firm Rose & Company PR Newswire
05:00AM  Mood Swings Divulge Stress in a Stoic Stock Market Bloomberg
Jun-10-19 08:44AM  Were Hedge Funds Right About Flocking Into W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) ? Insider Monkey
W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products and services in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company provides material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, and metalworking tools, as well as gloves, ladders, motors, and janitorial supplies. It also offers inventory management and technical support services. The company provides its products through branches, sales and service representatives, contact centers, distribution centers, and catalogs, as well as through e-commerce platform. It serves small and mid-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Merriwether Deidra CSr. VP (See Remarks)Feb 19Sale307.03588180,5345,092Feb 20 04:52 PM
Macpherson Donald GChairman and CEOFeb 19Sale306.967,8142,398,57142,546Feb 20 04:50 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselFeb 19Sale306.952,182669,76543,217Feb 20 04:49 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerNov 07Option Exercise234.38865202,7393,276Nov 07 02:15 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerNov 07Sale319.52865276,3892,411Nov 07 02:15 PM
Robbins Paige KSr. VPNov 04Sale318.32340108,2289,574Nov 05 02:35 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselOct 11Option Exercise204.0111,7162,390,18154,933Oct 15 07:40 AM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselOct 11Sale305.6811,7163,581,29143,217Oct 15 07:40 AM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerJun 14Sale272.5818049,0642,411Jun 17 02:16 PM