NYSE:GGG - Graco Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$45.62 -0.41 (-0.89 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 01:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$46.03
Today's Range$44.94 - $45.70
52-Week Range$37.33 - $49.69
Volume357,082 shs
Average Volume676,085 shs
Market Capitalization$7.80 billion
P/E Ratio31.75
Dividend Yield1.15%
Beta1.09
Graco logoGraco Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets systems and equipment used to move, measure, control, dispense, and spray fluid and powder materials worldwide. Its Industrial segment offers proportioning systems that are used to spray polyurethane foam and polyurea coatings; vapor-abrasive blasting equipment; 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. This segment 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 name. Its Process segment offers pumps to move chemicals, water, wastewater, petroleum, food, 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. This segment 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. Its Contractor segment offers sprayers to apply paint to walls and other structures; and viscous coatings to roofs, and markings on roads, parking lots, athletic fields, and floors. It primarily sells its products through distributors, original equipment manufacturers, home center channels; and directly to end-users. The company was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Pumps & pumping equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:GGG
CUSIP38410910
Phone612-623-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.42
Current Ratio2.65
Quick Ratio1.64

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio31.75
Forward P/E Ratio24.79
P/E Growth2.45

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.47 billion
Price / Sales5.17
Cash Flow$1.7131 per share
Price / Cash26.63
Book Value$4.29 per share
Price / Book10.63

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.43
Net Income$252.41 million
Net Margins18.07%
Return on Equity40.67%
Return on Assets20.39%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,500
Outstanding Shares167,150,000
Market Cap$7.80 billion

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graco's stock symbol?

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

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

Graco announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Sunday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.1325 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.53 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Graco's Dividend History.

When did Graco's stock split? How did Graco's stock split work?

Graco shares split on Thursday, December 28th 2017. The 3-1 split was announced on Friday, December 8th 2017. The newly issued 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.

How were Graco's earnings last quarter?

Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $424.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $421.19 million. Graco had a return on equity of 40.67% and a net margin of 18.07%. The business's revenue was up 11.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.38 EPS. View Graco's Earnings History.

When is Graco's next earnings date?

Graco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Graco.

What price target have analysts set for GGG?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Graco's shares. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Graco's stock price to reach $48.7619 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Graco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Graco?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Graco in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Graco.

Who are some of Graco's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Graco include Xylem (XYL), IDEX (IEX), Flowserve (FLS), ITT (ITT), Colfax (CFX), Gorman-Rupp (GRC) and Ampco-Pittsburgh (AP).

Who are Graco's key executives?

Graco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Patrick J. McHale, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Christian E. Rothe, CFO & Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Dale D. Johnson, Pres of Worldwide Contractor Equipment Division (Age 64)
  • Mr. Mark W. Sheahan, VP & GM of Applied Fluid Technologies Division (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jeffrey P. Johnson, VP & GM of EMEA (Age 58)

Has Graco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GGG stock have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Graco earned a daily sentiment score of 0.37 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.50 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Graco.

Who are Graco's major shareholders?

Graco's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.80%), Fiera Capital Corp (5.95%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.38%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (1.34%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.23%). Company insiders that own Graco stock include Brian J Zumbolo, Caroline M Chambers, Charles L Rescorla, Christian E Rothe, Dale D Johnson, Daniel Stolyarov, David M Ahlers, David M Lowe, Elena Polyakova, Eric Etchart, 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 and William J Carroll. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Graco.

Which institutional investors are selling Graco stock?

GGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, First Trust Advisors LP, Capital Fund Management S.A., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Graco company stock in the last year include Caroline M Chambers, Charles L Rescorla, Christian E Rothe, Daniel Stolyarov, David M Ahlers, David M Lowe, Elena Polyakova, Eric Etchart, Jeffrey P Johnson, Karen Park Gallivan, Lee R Mitau, Mark D Eberlein, Mark W Sheahan, Patrick J Mchale, Sant R William Van and William J Carroll. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graco.

Which institutional investors are buying Graco stock?

GGG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiera Capital Corp, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Citadel Advisors LLC, Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS and Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado. View Insider Buying and Selling for Graco.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Graco's stock price today?

One share of GGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.62.

How big of a company is Graco?

Graco has a market capitalization of $7.80 billion and generates $1.47 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $252.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.43 on an earnings per share basis. Graco employs 3,500 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Graco (NYSE GGG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  292 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  542
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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