NYSE:GWW - W W Grainger Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $310.23 -0.81 (-0.26 %) (As of 02/21/2019 12:32 PM ET)Previous Close$311.04Today's Range$309.28 - $312.9252-Week Range$248.75 - $372.06Volume15,830 shsAverage Volume503,796 shsMarket Capitalization$17.47 billionP/E Ratio18.57Dividend Yield1.73%Beta1.04 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings W W Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.19 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for W W Grainger in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $307.2293, suggesting that the stock has a possible downside of 0.97%. The high price target for GWW is $386.00 and the low price target for GWW is $240.00. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 14 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 1.951.901.941.89Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s)14 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)4 Sell Rating(s)14 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)14 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)3 Sell Rating(s)14 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $307.2293$300.2631$307.00$299.00Price Target Upside: 0.97% downside6.78% upside9.90% upside18.64% downsideW W Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Consensus Price Target History W W Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails1/25/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$240.00Low1/15/2019MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$281.21High1/8/2019Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformMedium1/7/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$300.00Low12/18/2018Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageUnderweight ➝ Underweight$265.00Low12/10/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$325.00Low10/17/2018Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingHoldMedium10/17/2018OppenheimerLower Price TargetOutperform$410.00 ➝ $365.00Medium10/17/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$332.00 ➝ $330.00Low10/12/2018Gordon HaskettInitiated CoverageHoldLow8/30/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$340.00 ➝ $365.00High7/18/2018CfraSet Price TargetHold$350.00Medium7/18/2018Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHoldMedium7/16/2018GabelliDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$386.00High7/3/2018Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$240.00Medium4/23/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$270.00 ➝ $297.00Low4/13/2018StephensSet Price TargetHold$282.00Medium4/6/2018Deutsche BankSet Price TargetHold$275.00Medium3/19/2018Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ NeutralLow1/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$190.00 ➝ $240.00High11/13/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A10/19/2017Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight ➝ NeutralN/A7/25/2017Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralLow6/2/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$180.00Low4/24/2017William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow(Data available from 2/21/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the return on assets formula?