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W.w. Grainger (NYSE:GWW)
Stock Analysis

▼ -1.14%-4.64

Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.5 years of data (i.e. since May 20, 2013). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

W.w. Grainger trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of W.w. Grainger

It is currently trading at $402.68 ($407.32 the previous day).It pays a 1.44% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 61 days (2021 02 03).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $3.82 per share ($2.9B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.28641.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $43513966 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 16.1% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 8.48. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year319.6291666666711.5+ Above Average
2 year286.65916267943-4.3- Below Average
3 year299.4737656903848.4+ Above Average
4 year201.85844897959-8- Below Average
5 year219.48401515152-5.2- Below Average
W.w. Grainger is projected by analysts to get to $400.00 within the next 12 months (-0.7%), but preticted targets range from as high as $465.00 (15.5%) and as low as $317(-21.3%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -43.0%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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With an average increase of 16.1% year over year, if W.w. Grainger is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 32 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 34.79.

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Grainger Announces CFO Leadership Transition

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 11:45:00 Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today announced that Robert O'Keef, Vice President and Treasurer, has been appointed interim CFO, effective January 1, 2021. His appointment follows Tom Okray's ...... Read Full Article

W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Knows How to Allocate Capital

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 06:35:26 If you're looking for a multi-bagger, there's a few things to keep an eye out for. Ideally, a business will show two...... Read Full Article

Why Hold Strategy is Apt for Grainger (GWW) Stock Right Now

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 13:55:01 Grainger (GWW) is worth retaining in the portfolio at the moment with stellar third-quarter results and pandemic-driven solid e-commerce sales.... Read Full Article

Why Is W.W. Grainger (GWW) Up 13.1% Since Last Earnings Report?

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:30:04 W.W. Grainger (GWW) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.... Read Full Article

15 Largest Distribution Companies in the World

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 12:59:17 In this article we will present the 15 largest distribution companies in the world. Click to skip ahead and see the 5 largest distribution companies in the world. The distribution industry is one of the most important and integral industries in the ...... Read Full Article

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 14:40:43 Readers hoping to buy W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) for its dividend will need to make their move shortly, as the...... Read Full Article

W.W. Grainger, Inc. Names Steven A. White to its Board of Directors

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 20:50:00 Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today announced its Board of Directors has appointed Steven A. White to its Board, effective October 27, 2020.... Read Full Article

Grainger Stock Forecast Raised to $401 at Morgan Stanley; $449 in Best Case Scenario

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 14:14:04 Morgan Stanley raised their stock price forecast on W.W. Grainger to $401 from $366, assigning an “Equal-weight” rating after the Fortune 500 industrial supply company reported a 2.4% increase in sales to $3.0 billion in the third quarter driven by significant share gains in ...... Read Full Article

WW Grainger Inc (GWW) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 05:31:06 GWW earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2020.... Read Full Article

Grainger's (GWW) Q3 Earnings and Sales Beat Estimates, Up Y/Y

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:53:01 Grainger's (GWW) third-quarter 2020 top-line results reflect share gains in the U.S. segment and stellar growth in the endless assortment businesses.... Read Full Article

W.W. Grainger (GWW) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:25:01 W.W. Grainger (GWW) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 9.44% and 1.62%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?... Read Full Article

Grainger Reports Results For The Third Quarter 2020

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 12:00:00 Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today reported results for the third quarter 2020 with sales of $3.0 billion, up 2.4% and up 4.6% on an organic daily basis compared to the third quarter 2019 driven by significant share gains in the U.S. segment and strong growth ...... Read Full Article

A Preview Of W.W. Grainger's Earnings

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 14:18:38 On Thursday, October 22, W.W. Grainger (NYSE: GWW) will release its latest earnings report. Benzinga's report can help you figure out the ins and outs of the earnings release.What Are Earnings, Net Income, And Earnings Per Share? Earnings and ...... Read Full Article

Grainger (GWW) to Post Q3 Earnings: What's in the Offing?

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:00:01 Grainger's (GWW) third-quarter results are likely to reflect coronavirus-induced demand for certain products and e-commerce sales, offset by lower demand in manufacturing and transportation industries.... Read Full Article

W.W. Grainger, Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 06:17:29 Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of W.W. Grainger, Inc. New York, August 25, 2020 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of W.W. Grainger, Inc. and ...... Read Full Article

Earnings Preview: W.W. Grainger (GWW) Q3 Earnings Expected to Decline

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 16:31:04 W.W. Grainger (GWW) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.... Read Full Article

FPA Crescent Fund Sells Otis, Covers Short Positions

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 22:12:31 Steven Romick's fund made only 1 new buy during the 3rd quarter... Read Full Article

Are W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Investors Paying Above The Intrinsic Value?

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 14:51:22 Does the October share price for W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) reflect what it's really worth? Today, we will...... Read Full Article

The No. 1 Company in Key Sectors of Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 17:02:00 Among the sector leaders of Barron’s third annual ranking of America’s Most Sustainable Companies are W.W. Grainger and Tiffany.... Read Full Article

Grainger (GWW) Hits 52-Week High: What's Driving the Upside?

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 12:45:12 Surge in pandemic-related product sales as well as rise in e-commerce sales are contributing to the run-up in Grainger's (GWW) shares.... Read Full Article