Grainger PLC Company Profile (LON:GRI)

About Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)

Grainger PLC logoGrainger plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which operates as a residential landlord. The Company's segments include Residential, Development, Funds and Other. Its assets include Regulated Tenancy Portfolio, Private Rented Sector Portfolio and Development. It has a portfolio of approximately 8,610 rental homes. It owns a portfolio of rental properties across the United Kingdom, and it also invests in new and existing rental accommodation. It operates as a co-investor in a market-let residential investment fund, GRIP REIT plc. The Company provides fund management, asset management and property management services to GRIP REIT plc. Its development team focuses on developing rental homes. The Company's properties are located in various regions, such as Central London, Inner London, Outer London, South East, South West, East, East Midlands, West Midlands, Wales, Yorkshire, North West, North East and Scotland. Its target cities include London, Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham and Leeds.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Residential Real Estate Development
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:GRI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.06 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 415,399,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 261.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 256.67
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 214.30 - GBX 271.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.50
  • P/E Growth: 1.91
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £228.1 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.63
  • Book Value: GBX 1.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.50
  • EBIDTA: £79.1 million
  • Net Margins: 125.28%
  • Return on Equity: 9.73%
  • Return on Assets: 4.11%
  • Average Volume: 925,220 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)

What is Grainger PLC's stock symbol?

Grainger PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GRI."

How often does Grainger PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Grainger PLC?

Grainger PLC announced a dividend on Friday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of GBX 1.60 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 1st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Grainger PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Grainger PLC's stock going? Where will Grainger PLC's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Grainger PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 260 to GBX 320. On average, they anticipate Grainger PLC's stock price to reach GBX 294.17 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Grainger PLC.

Who are some of Grainger PLC's key competitors?

Who are Grainger PLC's key executives?

Grainger PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Helen Gordon, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Vanessa Simms, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Nick Jopling, Executive Director
  • Adam McGhin, Company Secretary
  • Mark S. Clare, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Justin Richard Read, Non-Executive Director
  • Andrew Carr-Locke, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Belinda Richards, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Robert W. I. Wilkinson, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Grainger PLC stock?

Shares of Grainger PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Grainger PLC's stock price today?

One share of Grainger PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 254.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Grainger PLC (LON GRI)
Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  418 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  159 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  577
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Grainger PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 294.17

Analysts' Ratings History for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
5/31/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 260View Rating Details
5/25/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 310View Rating Details
5/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 266 -> GBX 275View Rating Details
5/19/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
2/8/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 320View Rating Details
3/8/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 269View Rating Details
1/28/2016Kempen & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 250View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
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Earnings Estimates for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $12.47 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Grainger PLC (LON GRI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/19/2017GBX 1.600.62%6/1/20176/1/20176/30/2017
12/1/2016GBX 3.051.42%12/29/201612/29/20162/10/2017
5/19/2016GBX 1.450.62%6/2/20166/2/20167/1/2016
11/19/2015GBX 2.110.86%12/24/201512/24/20152/12/2016
11/20/2014GBX 1.890.97%12/29/201412/29/20142/6/2015
11/7/2013GBX 1.460.72%12/18/201312/18/20132/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/3/2017Helen GordonInsiderBuy116GBX 261£302.76
7/3/2017Nick JoplingInsiderBuy116GBX 260£301.60
6/5/2017Rob WilkinsonInsiderBuy4,000GBX 262£10,480
5/3/2017Nick JoplingInsiderBuy120GBX 250£300
4/3/2017Nick JoplingInsiderBuy122GBX 244£297.68
3/3/2017Nick JoplingInsiderBuy118GBX 255£300.90
3/1/2017Justin ReadInsiderBuy7,500GBX 253£18,975
1/10/2017Nick JoplingInsiderSell30,276GBX 240£72,662.40
1/4/2017Nick JoplingInsiderBuy186GBX 241£448.26
12/5/2016Nick JoplingInsiderBuy204GBX 219£446.76
10/3/2016Nick JoplingInsiderBuy192GBX 233£447.36
9/6/2016Jopling ,NickInsiderBuy192GBX 237£455.04
8/3/2016Jopling ,NickInsiderBuy204GBX 219£446.76
7/5/2016Jopling ,NickInsiderBuy804GBX 224£1,800.96
6/30/2016Richards,BelindaInsiderBuy7,134GBX 209£14,910.06
6/29/2016Richards,BelindaInsiderBuy4,772GBX 208£9,925.76
6/24/2016Ford,Margaret BaronessInsiderBuy9,430GBX 212£19,991.60
3/7/2016Jopling ,NickInsiderBuy2,155GBX 230£4,956.50
1/13/2016Jopling ,NickInsiderSell170,715GBX 233£397,765.95
12/4/2015Cunningham,Andrew RInsiderBuy552GBX 245£1,352.40
9/7/2015Cunningham,Andrew RInsiderBuy579GBX 233£1,349.07
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
Latest Headlines for Grainger PLC (LON:GRI)
DateHeadline logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - August 8 at 10:40 PM logoHelen Gordon Acquires 116 Shares of Grainger PLC (GRI) Stock - August 7 at 1:20 PM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel Hunt - July 24 at 12:00 PM logoGrainger's JV With LPP Buys PRS Build-to-rent Development In Pontoon Dock,London - July 24 at 8:56 AM logoGrainger PLC (LON:GRI) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - July 14 at 10:28 PM logoNick Jopling Acquires 116 Shares of Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) Stock - July 5 at 7:26 AM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - June 19 at 10:30 PM logoInsider Buying: Grainger PLC (GRI) Insider Purchases 4,000 Shares of Stock - June 6 at 7:16 AM logoGrainger Plc : GRI-GB: Dividend Analysis : June 02nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 2, 2017 - June 2 at 11:53 PM logoGrainger PLC's (GRI) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - May 31 at 6:56 AM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Research Coverage Started at Barclays PLC - May 27 at 2:34 PM logoGrainger Plc :GRI-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 25, 2017 - May 25 at 7:56 PM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - May 25 at 7:48 AM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Given New GBX 275 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC - May 22 at 9:35 PM logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Grainger PLC (GRI) - May 22 at 6:26 PM logoBritain's Grainger first-half profit rises - Nasdaq - May 20 at 5:24 PM logoEdited Transcript of GRI.L earnings conference call or presentation 19-May-17 8:00am GMT - May 19 at 5:17 PM logoGrainger PLC to Issue Dividend of GBX 1.60 (GRI) - May 19 at 4:20 PM logoGrainger Plc H1 Profit Rises; Net Rental Income Up 11% - Quick Facts - May 19 at 9:44 AM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd - May 19 at 9:00 AM logoGrainger Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GRI-GB : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 12:46 PM logoNick Jopling Acquires 120 Shares of Grainger PLC (GRI) Stock - May 8 at 1:46 PM logoGrainger Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GRI-GB : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 11:17 AM logoGrainger Plc : GRI-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 10:07 AM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Insider Purchases £297.68 in Stock - April 6 at 1:46 PM logoGrainger PLC (GRI) Insider Acquires £300.90 in Stock - March 8 at 4:41 AM logoBritain seeks to plug skills shortages sapping productivity - March 7 at 11:20 AM logoGrainger Reports Higher Like-for-like Rental Growth - Quick Facts - February 8 at 6:09 PM logoEdited Transcript of GRI.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-Dec-16 9:00am GMT - December 1 at 10:40 PM logoGrainger FY Pre-tax Profit Rises; Hikes Dividend - December 1 at 10:37 AM logoGrainger profit up 64% for fiscal 2016 - December 1 at 10:37 AM logoHouse price inflation slows to a 10-month low - and it's set to stay that way - December 1 at 10:37 AM logoFull Year 2016 Grainger PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - December 1 at 10:37 AM logoGrainger Sees FY Recurring Profit Above GBP 50 Mln, At Higher End Of Forecast - October 12 at 10:22 AM logoGrainger Says Operational Activity In Line With Management Expectations - August 11 at 5:31 PM logoDo today’s updates make these FTSE giants scintillating buys? - August 11 at 8:15 AM


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Grainger PLC (GRI) Chart for Monday, August, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 8/21/2017 by Staff