Graco Company Profile (NYSE:GGG)

About Graco

Graco logoGraco Inc. (Graco) is a manufacturing company. The Company designs, manufactures and markets equipment to pump, meter, mix and dispense fluid and powder materials. The Company operates through three segments: Industrial, Process and Contractor. The Industrial segment markets equipment and pre-engineered packages for moving and applying paints, coatings, sealants, adhesives and other fluids. The Process segment markets pumps, valves, meters and accessories to move and dispense chemicals, oil and natural gas, water, wastewater, petroleum, food, lubricants and other fluids. The Contractor segment markets sprayers for architectural coatings for painting, corrosion control, texture and line striping. Its equipment is used in the construction, automotive, mining, oil and natural gas, process, public works and other industries. Graco sells its products in North, Central and South America (the Americas), Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GGG
  • CUSIP: 38410910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $76.48
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $77.20
  • 52-Week Range: $55,683,000.00 - $63.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.56
  • P/E Growth: 3.15
  • Market Cap: $4.26B
  • Outstanding Shares: 55,683,000
  • Beta: 1.51
  • Net Margins: 15.20%
  • Return on Equity: 29.75%
  • Return on Assets: 13.90%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.50%
  • Current Ratio: 2.81%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.84%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Graco (NYSE:GGG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $82.71 (8.15% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHold$83.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$89.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
4/14/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$85.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$92.00View Rating Details
3/22/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$80.00View Rating Details
3/22/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral$80.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$71.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
1/26/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/15/2015Alembic Global AdvisorsInitiated CoverageNeutral$70.00View Rating Details
4/24/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$76.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
1/5/2015WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$80.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/19/2016Q316$0.89$0.95$331.66 million$327.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$1.00$0.89$352.49 million$348.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.76$0.70$308.83 million$304.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.78$0.93$315.68 million$325.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.84$0.86$320.52 million$319.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.87$1.05$336.80 million$335.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.79$1.14$309.85 million$306.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.84$0.80$299.85 million$306.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.94$0.97$303.70 million$302.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.99$1.07$30.93 billion$322.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.82$0.81$282.11 million$290.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q413$0.77$0.71$270.69 million$271.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.83$0.89$272.80 million$277.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.85$0.92$281.29 million$286.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.73$0.84$271.60 million$269.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2013Q4 2012$0.60$0.68$251.24 million$253.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.70$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.68$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.61$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2012$0.51$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.66$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.44$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2011$0.41$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.38 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.72 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.72$0.80$0.75
Q2 20168$0.96$1.08$1.00
Q3 20166$0.88$0.96$0.91
Q4 20166$0.86$0.89$0.87
Q1 20173$0.71$0.76$0.74
Q2 20173$0.95$0.99$0.97
Q3 20173$0.94$0.96$0.95
Q4 20173$0.90$0.94$0.92
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.73%
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:37.93% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
39.05% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
35.48% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:11 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.53%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2016Patrick J MchaleInsiderSell11,500$74.19$853,185.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Charles L RescorlaVPSell22,500$81.73$1,838,925.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Sant R William VanDirectorSell14,700$81.00$1,190,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Bernard J MoreauVPSell3,080$81.29$250,373.20View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Jack W EugsterDirectorSell1,799$81.56$146,726.44View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016David M AhlersVPSell23,500$81.88$1,924,180.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Peter J O'sheaVPSell8,700$77.76$676,512.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Elena PolyakovaDirectorBuy10,000$0.22$2,164.00
2/23/2016J Kevin GilliganDirectorSell8,600$77.06$662,716.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Bernard J MoreauVPSell4,600$78.00$358,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Sant R. William VanDirectorSell1,800$76.00$136,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Bernard J. MoreauVPSell4,000$76.52$306,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Jack W. EugsterDirectorSell2,324$75.91$176,414.84View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Karen Park GallivanVPSell5,000$76.32$381,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Lee R. MitauDirectorSell3,600$76.58$275,688.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Dale D. JohnsonVPSell17,811$72.45$1,290,406.95View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016William J. CarrollDirectorSell4,559$69.18$315,391.62View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Mark W SheahanVPBuy592$69.53$41,161.76View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Peter J. O'sheaVPSell3,000$74.41$223,230.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Karen Park GallivanVPSell5,000$73.00$365,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Caroline M. ChambersVPSell4,000$72.60$290,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015William J CarrollDirectorSell3,000$73.78$221,340.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Ian Mcculloch KlassenDirectorBuy26,500$0.71$18,815.00
3/24/2015Ian Mcculloch KlassenDirectorSell9,500$0.84$7,980.00
12/4/2014David M LoweVPSell22,500$80.75$1,816,875.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Brian J ZumboloVPSell14,500$81.00$1,174,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Sant R William VanDirectorSell7,900$79.95$631,605.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Caroline M ChambersVPSell2,000$79.68$159,360.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014James A GranerCFOSell22,500$80.00$1,800,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Karen Park GallivanVPSell28,000$80.00$2,240,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Patrick J MchaleCEOSell45,000$75.72$3,407,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014James A GranerCFOSell15,000$78.00$1,170,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Sant R William VanDirectorSell3,600$78.00$280,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014William J CarrollDirectorSell6,988$77.10$538,774.80View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Mark D EberleinVPSell1,722$73.23$126,102.06View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Mark D EberleinVPSell11,100$76.61$850,371.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Mark EberleinVPSell2,300$76.39$175,697.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Dale JohnsonVPSell27,000$76.00$2,052,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Lee MitauDirectorSell3,600$78.58$282,888.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Dyke William VanDirectorSell3,000$76.40$229,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Karen Park GallivanVPSell45,000$73.00$3,285,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Caroline ChambersVPSell2,000$71.59$143,180.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013James GranerCFOSell7,998$74.02$592,011.96View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013James GranerCFOSell1,061$74.11$78,630.71View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Mark W SheahanVPSell52,500$73.39$3,852,975.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Lee R MitauDirectorSell3,000$63.10$189,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Brian J ZumboloVPSell35,477$61.15$2,169,418.55View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Bernard J MoreauVPSell7,000$62.93$440,510.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Caroline M ChambersVPSell2,000$62.33$124,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013William J CarrollDirectorSell1,700$62.00$105,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Jack W EugsterDirectorSell3,000$61.89$185,670.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Patrick J MchaleCEOSell14,100$50.00$705,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Graco (NYSE:GGG)
DateHeadline logoGraco's (GGG) CEO Pat McHale on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:GGG) - October 21 at 5:18 PM logoGraco (GGG) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA (NYSE:GGG) - October 21 at 5:18 PM logoEdited Transcript of GGG earnings conference call or presentation 20-Oct-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:GGG) - October 21 at 8:19 AM logoThese 5 Stocks Are About to Turn Toxic (NYSE:GGG) - October 21 at 8:19 AM logoGraco Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NYSE:GGG) - October 20 at 10:41 AM logoGraco : beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 5:34 PM logoGraco Reports Third Quarter Results (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 5:34 PM logoGraco Inc Q3 Earnings Advance 11% (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 5:34 PM logoGraco beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 5:34 PM logoQ3 2016 Graco Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 10:04 AM logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Dover and Graco (NYSE:GGG) - October 19 at 10:04 AM
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News IconInstitutional Investors Have Decreased Positions in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) (NYSE:GGG) - September 9 at 9:57 AM
News IconPresident and CEO of Graco Inc (NYSE:GGG), Mchale Patrick J, sells 11,500 shares worth $853,164 (NYSE:GGG) - September 9 at 9:57 AM logoDeutsche Bank Starts Graco Inc. (GGG) at Hold (NYSE:GGG) - September 8 at 9:04 AM logoCoverage initiated on Graco by Deutsche Bank (NYSE:GGG) - September 7 at 5:24 PM logoHere are Four Stocks That Could Rebound This Fall (NYSE:GGG) - August 23 at 5:23 PM logoHere are Four Stocks That Could Rebound This Fall (NYSE:GGG) - August 23 at 5:23 PM logoGraco Ready to Deliver a New Uptrend (NYSE:GGG) - August 22 at 5:14 PM logoThe C-Suite Speaks: No One Called This an Expansion (NYSE:GGG) - August 19 at 8:09 AM logoSell These 5 Stocks Now Before It's Too Late (NYSE:GGG) - August 19 at 8:09 AM logoFiera Capital Corp Modifies Its Position in Graco Inc. Common Stock (GGG) (NYSE:GGG) - August 16 at 8:33 AM
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Graco (NYSE:GGG) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by Staff