About W.W. Grainger
W.W. Grainger, Inc. (Grainger) is a distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. The Company offers its products and services to businesses and institutions in the United States and Canada, with presence also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. Grainger operates through two segments: the United States and Canada. The United States segment offers a selection of maintenance, repair and operating supplies, and other related products and services. The Canada segment includes Acklands - Grainger Inc. (Ackland - Grainger), which is a distributor of industrial and safety supplies. The Company's others businesses include The Fabory Group (Fabory), MonotaRO Co. (MonotaRO), Grainger Mexico and Zoro Tools, Inc. (Zoro). Fabory is a European distributor of fasteners, tools and industrial supplies. Zoro is an online distributor of MRO products serving businesses and consumers through its Website, Zoro.com.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Industrial Products
- Industry: Industrial Equipment Wholesale
- Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: GWW
- CUSIP: 38480210
- Previous Close: $254.80
- 50 Day Moving Average: $243.94
- 200 Day Moving Average: $228.10
- 52-Week Range: $58,804,000.00 - $201.94
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.83
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.34
- P/E Growth: 2.88
- Market Cap: $14.99B
- Outstanding Shares: 58,804,000
- Beta: 0.82
- Net Margins: 5.98%
- Return on Equity: 32.79%
- Return on Assets: 12.10%
Companies Related to W.W. Grainger:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.97%
- Current Ratio: 1.85%
- Quick Ratio: 0.99%
What is W.W. Grainger's stock symbol?
W.W. Grainger trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GWW."
How often does W.W. Grainger pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W.W. Grainger?
W.W. Grainger announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 25th. Investors of record on Monday, February 13th will be given a dividend of $1.22 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $4.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 9th.
Where is W.W. Grainger's stock going? Where will W.W. Grainger's stock price be in 2017?
15 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for W.W. Grainger's stock. Their forecasts range from $174.00 to $320.00. On average, they expect W.W. Grainger's share price to reach $237.46 in the next year.
When will W.W. Grainger announce their earnings?
W.W. Grainger is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 18th 2017.
Who owns W.W. Grainger stock?
W.W. Grainger's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.52%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.05%), Coho Partners Ltd. (0.92%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.66%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (0.64%) and Nicholas Co. Inc. WI (0.45%). Company insiders that own W.W. Grainger stock include Court D Carruthers, Donald G Macpherson, James T Ryan, John L Howard, Joseph C High, Laura D Brown, Rodney C Adkins, Ronald L Jadin and William Lomax.
Who sold W.W. Grainger stock? Who is selling W.W. Grainger stock?
W.W. Grainger's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Nicholas Co. Inc. WI, Janus Capital Management LLC, Haverford Trust Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Westwood Holdings Group Inc. and Cantab Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold W.W. Grainger stock in the last year include James T Ryan, John L Howard, Joseph C High, Laura D Brown and William Lomax.
Who bought W.W. Grainger stock? Who is buying W.W. Grainger stock?
W.W. Grainger's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Quest Investment Management Inc. OR, Cadinha & Co. LLC and FMR LLC.
How do I buy W.W. Grainger stock?
Shares of W.W. Grainger can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of W.W. Grainger stock cost?
One share of W.W. Grainger stock can currently be purchased for approximately $254.96.