W.W. Grainger (GWW) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$945.66
-2.15 (-0.23%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

W.W. Grainger Consensus Analyst Rating and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Analysts' Consensus Rating

Hold
Based on 8 Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Price Target

$938.89
-0.72% Downside
High Forecast$1,250.00
Average Forecast$938.89
Low Forecast$653.00
TypeCurrent Forecast
5/19/23 to 5/18/24
1 Month Ago
4/19/23 to 4/18/24
3 Months Ago
2/18/23 to 2/18/24
1 Year Ago
5/19/22 to 5/19/23
Consensus Rating
Hold
Hold
Hold
Hold
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
2 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
Hold
5 Hold rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
Sell
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$938.89$913.89$842.22$704.88
Predicted Upside-0.72% Downside1.31% Upside1.80% Upside10.81% Upside
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GWW Analyst Ratings By Month

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GWW Price Targets by Month

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W.W. Grainger Stock vs. The Competition

TypeW.W. GraingerIndustrial Products CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.13
2.53
2.49
Consensus RatingHoldModerate BuyHold
Predicted Upside-0.72% Downside39.35% Upside7.84% Upside
News Sentiment RatingPositive News
Positive News
Positive News

Recent Analyst Ratings and Stock Forecasts

DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
4/29/2024Loop Capital
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 Lower TargetHold ➝ Hold$1,000.00 ➝ $975.00+4.64%
4/29/2024Stephens
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 UpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$1,000.00 ➝ $1,250.00+34.52%
3/14/2024UBS Group
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 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$740.00 ➝ $1,000.00-0.01%
3/5/2024Oppenheimer
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 Boost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$1,075.00 ➝ $1,125.00+13.83%
2/6/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.
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 Boost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$800.00 ➝ $925.00-1.14%
2/5/2024Royal Bank of Canada
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 Boost TargetSector Perform ➝ Sector Perform$809.00 ➝ $907.00-4.28%
12/20/2023Jefferies Financial Group
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 DowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$825.00-0.62%
7/28/2023Morgan Stanley
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 Boost TargetUnderweight$647.00 ➝ $653.00-9.89%
7/28/2023Robert W. Baird
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 Lower Target$795.00 ➝ $790.00+9.02%

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GWW Price Target - Frequently Asked Questions

What is W.W. Grainger's consensus rating and price target?

According to the issued ratings of 8 analysts in the last year, the consensus rating for W.W. Grainger stock is Hold based on the current 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for GWW. The average twelve-month price prediction for W.W. Grainger is $938.89 with a high price target of $1,250.00 and a low price target of $653.00. Learn more on GWW's analyst rating history.

Do Wall Street analysts like W.W. Grainger more than its competitors?

Analysts like W.W. Grainger less than other Industrial Products companies. The consensus rating for W.W. Grainger is Hold while the average consensus rating for industrial products companies is Moderate Buy. Learn more on how GWW compares to other companies.

Is W.W. Grainger being upgraded or downgraded by Wall Street analysts?

Over the previous 90 days, W.W. Grainger's stock had 1 upgrade and 1 downgrade by analysts.

Does W.W. Grainger's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, W.W. Grainger's stock has a predicted upside of 4.32% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover W.W. Grainger?

W.W. Grainger has been rated by Loop Capital, Oppenheimer, Stephens, and UBS Group in the past 90 days.


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This page (NYSE:GWW) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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