W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW)

NYSE: GWW · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
521.23
+14.41 (2.84%)
Oct 4, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
2.84%
Market Cap 25.59B
Revenue (ttm) 14.22B
Net Income (ttm) 1.32B
Shares Out 49.10M
EPS (ttm) 25.34
PE Ratio 20.57
Forward PE 16.75
Dividend $6.68 (1.28%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 5, 2022
Volume 223,322
Open 514.69
Previous Close 506.82
Day's Range 514.69 - 522.40
52-Week Range 397.23 - 588.62
Beta 1.21
Analysts Buy
Price Target 591.09 (+13.4%)
Earnings Date Oct 28, 2022

About GWW

W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products and services in the United States, Japan, Canada, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company operates through two segments, High-Touch Solutions N.A. and Endless Assortment. It offers safety and security supplies, material handling and storage equipment, pumps and plumbing equipment, cleaning and maintenance supplies, and metalworking and hand tools. It also offers inventory management and technical support services. The company serves businesses, corpor... [Read more...]

Industry Trading Companies & Distributors
Founded 1927
CEO Donald Macpherson
Employees 22,700
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol GWW
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, W.W. Grainger's revenue was $13.02 billion, an increase of 10.38% compared to the previous year's $11.80 billion. Earnings were $1.04 billion, an increase of 50.07%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 21 analysts, the average rating for GWW stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 591.09, which is an increase of 13.40% from the latest price.

Price Target
$591.09
(13.40% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Here's Why W.W. Grainger (GWW) is Poised for a Turnaround After Losing 11% in 4 Weeks

W.W. Grainger (GWW) is technically in oversold territory now, so the heavy selling pressure might have exhausted. This along with strong agreement among Wall Street analysts in raising earnings estimate...

5 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here is Why Growth Investors Should Buy W.W. Grainger (GWW) Now

W.W. Grainger (GWW) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

6 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Grainger Named One of the Fortune Best Workplaces for Women™ in 2022

CHICAGO , Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, today announced...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

What Makes W.W. Grainger (GWW) a New Strong Buy Stock

W.W. Grainger (GWW) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

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EBC, HBNC and GWW made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) momentum stocks list on September 26, 2022.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why W.W. Grainger (GWW) is Poised for a Turnaround After Losing 13.6% in 4 Weeks

W.W. Grainger (GWW) has become technically an oversold stock now, which implies exhaustion of the heavy selling pressure on it. This, combined with strong agreement among Wall Street analysts in revisin...

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Grainger (GWW) Projects $20B Sales, Earnings of $40 by 2025

Grainger (GWW) affirms its revenue guidance at $15-$15.2 billion for the current year. Backed by segmental momentum, it expects its top line to reach $20 billion by 2025.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

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STLA, CMRE, TRTN, GWW, and CTS have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on September 22, 2022.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

GRAINGER PROVIDES STRATEGIC UPDATE AND MULTI-YEAR FINANCIAL OUTLOOK AT INVESTOR DAY

Company expects strong performance to continue over the next three years CHICAGO , Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line distributor of maintenance, repair and oper...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why Grainger (GWW) is An Attractive Investment Bet

Grainger (GWW) is a worthy investment option owing to strong growth in both its segments and the ongoing efforts to strengthen its customer relationships.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

GRAINGER TO HOST INVESTOR DAY ON SEPTEMBER 21

CHICAGO , Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, will hold an In...

2 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

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W.W. Grainger (GWW) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

What Makes W.W. Grainger (GWW) a New Buy Stock

W.W. Grainger (GWW) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Should You Buy W.W. Grainger (GWW) After Golden Cross?

When a stock experiences a golden cross technical event, good things could be on the horizon. How should investors react?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why You Should Invest in Grainger (GWW) Stock Right Now

Grainger (GWW) is a worthy investment option owing to strong growth in core and non-pandemic products volume, focus on the growing High-Touch Solutions market and strategic gains.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

W.W. Grainger (GWW) is a Top-Ranked Value Stock: Should You Buy?

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) Soars to 52-Week High, Time to Cash Out?

W.W. Grainger (GWW) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Shares of W.W. Grainger Skyrocketed 20% in July

Investors celebrated a strong earnings report last month -- and a more auspicious outlook on the remainder of 2022.

1 month ago - The Motley Fool