NYSE:GGG

Graco Stock Forecast, Price & News

$75.77
+0.33 (+0.44 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 03:33 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$75.15
$75.86
50-Day Range
$71.18
$78.35
52-Week Range
$52.33
$79.37
Volume5,444 shs
Average Volume703,723 shs
Market Capitalization$12.86 billion
P/E Ratio29.60
Dividend Yield0.98%
Beta0.59
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About Graco

Graco Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets systems and equipment used to move, measure, control, dispense, and spray fluid and powder materials worldwide. The company's Industrial segment offers proportioning systems to spray polyurethane foam and polyurea coatings; equipment that pumps, meters, mixes, and dispenses sealant, adhesive, and composite materials; and gel-coat equipment, chop and wet-out systems, resin transfer molding systems, and applicators. It also provides liquid finishing equipment; paint circulating and supply pumps; paint circulating advanced control systems; plural component coating proportioners; spare parts and accessories; and powder finishing products to coat powder finishing on metals under the Gema and SAT brands. The company's Process segment offers pumps to move and dispense chemicals, oil and natural gas, water, wastewater, petroleum, food, lubricants, and other fluids; pressure valves used in the oil and natural gas industry, other industrial processes, and research facilities; and chemical injection pumping solutions for injection of chemicals into producing oil wells and pipelines. It also supplies pumps, hose reels, meters, valves, and accessories for fast oil change facilities, service garages, fleet service centers, automobile dealerships, auto parts stores, truck builders, and heavy equipment service centers; and systems, components, and accessories for the automatic lubrication of bearings, gears, and generators in industrial and commercial equipment, compressors, turbines, and on- and off-road vehicles. The company's Contractor segment offers sprayers to apply paint to walls and other structures; and viscous coatings to roofs, as well as markings on roads, parking lots, athletic fields, and floors. The company sells its products through distributors, original equipment manufacturers, and home center channels; and directly to end-users. The company was incorporated in 1926 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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1.90 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

120th out of 425 stocks

Pumps & Pumping Equipment Industry

4th out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Graco (NYSE:GGG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Graco a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Graco in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Graco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GGG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Graco?

Wall Street analysts have given Graco a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Graco wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Graco?

Graco saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,520,000 shares, an increase of 21.6% from the June 30th total of 1,250,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 561,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.7 days. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Graco's next earnings date?

Graco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 20th 2021.
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How were Graco's earnings last quarter?

Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.01. The industrial products company earned $507.16 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $478.01 million. Graco had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.42% and a net margin of 23.76%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 38.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.37 earnings per share.
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How has Graco's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Graco's stock was trading at $47.93 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GGG shares have increased by 58.1% and is now trading at $75.77.
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How often does Graco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Graco?

Graco declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 11th. Investors of record on Monday, July 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.1875 per share on Wednesday, August 4th. This represents a $0.75 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 16th.
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Is Graco a good dividend stock?

Graco pays an annual dividend of $0.75 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.98%. Graco does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Graco is 38.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Graco will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.68% next year. This indicates that Graco will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Graco's stock split? How did Graco's stock split work?

Shares of Graco split before market open on Thursday, December 28th 2017. The 3-1 split was announced on Friday, December 8th 2017. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, December 27th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Graco stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for GGG?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Graco's stock. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Graco's stock price to reach $77.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Graco's key executives?

Graco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark W. Sheahan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $712.54k)
  • Mr. Patrick J. McHale, Exec. Officer (Age 60, Pay $1.57M)
  • Mr. Dale D. Johnson, Pres of Worldwide Contractor Equipment Division (Age 67, Pay $903.71k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey P. Johnson, Pres of Electric Motor Division (Age 61, Pay $612.79k)
  • Mr. Christian E. Rothe, Pres of Worldwide Applied Fluid Technologies Division (Age 47, Pay $699.92k)
  • Mr. David M. Lowe, CFO & Treasurer (Age 64)
  • Ms. Angela F. Wordell, Exec. VP of Operations and Pres of the Worldwide Oil & Natural Gas Division (Age 49)
  • Ms. Kathryn L. Schoenrock, Exec. VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Karen Park Gallivan, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 64)
  • Mr. David M. Ahlers, Exec. VP of HR & Corp. Communications (Age 63)

What is Patrick J. McHale's approval rating as Graco's CEO?

85 employees have rated Graco CEO Patrick J. McHale on Glassdoor.com. Patrick J. McHale has an approval rating of 93% among Graco's employees. This puts Patrick J. McHale in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Graco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Graco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Graco investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM), Applied Materials (AMAT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Kellogg (K) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is Graco's stock symbol?

Graco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GGG."

Who are Graco's major shareholders?

Graco's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.83%), Tran Capital Management L.P. (0.05%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%), New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Albert D Mason Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Graco stock include Angela F Wordell, Bernard J Moreau, Brian J Zumbolo, Caroline M Chambers, Christian E Rothe, Dale D Johnson, David M Ahlers, David M Lowe, Eric Etchart, J Kevin Gilligan, Jack W Eugster, Jeffrey P Johnson, Karen Park Gallivan, Lee R Mitau, Mark D Eberlein, Mark W Sheahan, Martha A M Morfitt, Patrick J Mchale, Peter J O'shea, Sant R William Van, Timothy R White and William J Carroll.
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Which institutional investors are selling Graco stock?

GGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC, Albert D Mason Inc., Tran Capital Management L.P., and Raymond James Trust N.A.. Company insiders that have sold Graco company stock in the last year include Angela F Wordell, Brian J Zumbolo, Caroline M Chambers, Christian E Rothe, Dale D Johnson, David M Ahlers, David M Lowe, Eric Etchart, J Kevin Gilligan, Jack W Eugster, Karen Park Gallivan, Lee R Mitau, Mark W Sheahan, Martha A M Morfitt, Patrick J Mchale, Sant R William Van, and Timothy R White.
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Which institutional investors are buying Graco stock?

GGG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brookstone Capital Management, Marshall Financial Group LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Eukles Asset Management, and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund.
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How do I buy shares of Graco?

Shares of GGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Graco's stock price today?

One share of GGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.77.

How much money does Graco make?

Graco has a market capitalization of $12.86 billion and generates $1.65 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $330.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.95 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Graco have?

Graco employs 3,700 workers across the globe.

When was Graco founded?

Graco was founded in 1926.

What is Graco's official website?

The official website for Graco is www.graco.com.

Where are Graco's headquarters?

Graco is headquartered at 88 - 11TH AVENUE N.E., MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55413.

How can I contact Graco?

Graco's mailing address is 88 - 11TH AVENUE N.E., MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55413. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at (612) 623-6000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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