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GWW W.W. Grainger, Inc. daily Stock Chart
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E22.93 EPS (ttm)12.60 Insider Own1.70% Shs Outstand56.32M Perf Week3.14%
Market Cap16.27B Forward P/E15.99 EPS next Y18.06 Insider Trans-3.91% Shs Float46.63M Perf Month1.55%
Income714.90M PEG1.69 EPS next Q3.58 Inst Own79.30% Short Float7.39% Perf Quarter-9.18%
Sales11.09B P/S1.47 EPS this Y1.00% Inst Trans0.00% Short Ratio4.89 Perf Half Y-5.30%
Book/sh34.39 P/B8.40 EPS next Y10.63% ROA13.60% Target Price309.81 Perf Year24.59%
Cash/sh9.18 P/C31.47 EPS next 5Y13.60% ROE43.80% 52W Range223.25 - 372.06 Perf YTD2.28%
Dividend5.44 P/FCF44.27 EPS past 5Y0.90% ROI18.20% 52W High-22.38% Beta1.06
Dividend %1.88% Quick Ratio1.40 Sales past 5Y3.10% Gross Margin38.80% 52W Low29.37% ATR8.79
Employees24400 Current Ratio2.40 Sales Q/Q7.40% Oper. Margin11.00% RSI (14)53.92 Volatility2.50% 3.08%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.15 EPS Q/Q-34.70% Profit Margin7.20% Rel Volume0.82 Prev Close293.22
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.11 EarningsJan 24 BMO Payout37.20% Avg Volume705.28K Price288.81
Recom3.00 SMA203.38% SMA50-0.50% SMA200-7.36% Volume578,896 Change-1.50%
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
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 → $145
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W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) supplies; and other related products and services that are used by businesses and institutions in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. The company offers material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, metalworking tools, and various other products. It also offers inventory management solutions; and distributes fasteners, gloves, ladders, motors, and janitorial supplies. The company serves small and mid-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions. It offers its products through various branches, sales and service representatives, contact centers, distribution centers, and catalogs, as well as through Websites. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in Lake Forest, Illinois.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerJun 13Option Exercise241.822,265547,7226,077Jun 15 01:27 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerJun 13Sale315.572,265714,7623,812Jun 15 01:27 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerMay 03Sale278.7321660,2073,812May 04 12:39 PM
JADIN RONALD LSr. VP & Chief Financial OffApr 24Option Exercise108.1529,0003,136,35049,459Apr 25 04:03 PM
JADIN RONALD LSr. VP & Chief Financial OffApr 24Sale286.9329,0008,320,89020,459Apr 25 04:03 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselApr 05Option Exercise108.1519,5002,108,92557,906Apr 05 04:51 PM
HOWARD JOHN LSr. VP and General CounselApr 05Sale295.0019,5005,752,50038,406Apr 05 04:51 PM
Watson Lucas EDirectorFeb 05Buy256.5119550,020195Feb 07 04:59 PM
Tapia Eric RVice President & ControllerFeb 01Sale266.0610026,6063,563Feb 02 12:40 PM