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GWW - WW Grainger Inc Stock Price, Fair Value and News

955.73USD+0.31 (+0.03%)Delayed as of 16 Apr 2024, 10:18 am ET

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GWW
USD955.73+0.31
Delayedas of 16 Apr 2024, 10:18 am
0.03%

GWW Stock Price

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GWW Valuation

Market Cap

46.9B

Price/Earnings (Trailing)

25.39

Price/Sales (Trailing)

2.85

EV/EBITDA

18.52

Price/Free Cashflow

29.6

GWW Price/Sales (Trailing)

GWW Profitability

EBT Margin

15.17%

Return on Equity

59.36%

Return on Assets

22.7%

Free Cashflow Yield

3.38%

GWW Fundamentals

GWW Revenue

Revenue (TTM)

16.5B

Rev. Growth (Yr)

5.13%

Rev. Growth (Qtr)

-5.01%

GWW Earnings

Earnings (TTM)

1.8B

Earnings Growth (Yr)

2.6%

Earnings Growth (Qtr)

-21.22%

Breaking Down GWW Revenue

52 Week Range

641.95958.70
(Low)(High)

Last 7 days

-5.9%

Last 30 days

-4%

Last 90 days

13.6%

Trailing 12 Months

46.6%

How does GWW drawdown profile look like?

GWW Financial Health

Current Ratio

2.88

Debt/Equity

0.73

Debt/Cashflow

0.9

GWW Investor Care

Dividend Yield

0.76%

Dividend/Share (TTM)

7.3

Buy Backs (1Y)

2.04%

Diluted EPS (TTM)

36.23

Historical Charts for Stock Metrics

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Net sales
YearQ1Q2Q3Q4
202315.7B16.0B16.3B16.5B
202213.6B14.2B14.8B15.2B
202111.9B12.3B12.6B13.0B
202011.7B11.6B11.7B11.8B
201911.3B11.3B11.4B11.5B
201810.7B10.9B11.1B11.2B
201710.2B10.2B10.3B10.4B
201610.0B10.1B10.1B10.1B
201510.0B10.0B10.0B10.0B
20149.5B9.7B9.8B10.0B
20139.0B9.2B9.3B9.4B
20128.4B8.6B8.8B9.0B
20117.4B7.6B7.8B8.1B
20106.4B6.7B7.0B7.2B
20096.7B6.4B6.2B6.2B
200806.6B6.7B6.9B
20070006.4B
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Tracking the Latest Insider Buys and Sells of WW Grainger Inc

Filter Transactions
Datesorted ascendingNameBuy/Sell$ ValueAvg. Price# SharesTitle
Apr 01, 2024
merriwether deidra c
acquired
-
-
3,062
sr. vp & cfo
Apr 01, 2024
macpherson donald g
acquired
-
-
11,410
chairman and ceo
Apr 01, 2024
thomson laurie r
acquired
-
-
825
vp, controller
Apr 01, 2024
fortin matt
sold (taxes)
-241,100
1,017
-237
svp & chief hr officer
Apr 01, 2024
berardinelli krantz nancy l
sold (taxes)
-144,457
1,017
-142
sr. vp & clo
Apr 01, 2024
robbins paige k
acquired
-
-
3,012
sr. vp
Apr 01, 2024
robbins paige k
sold (taxes)
-1,598,180
1,017
-1,571
sr. vp
Apr 01, 2024
merriwether deidra c
sold (taxes)
-1,598,180
1,017
-1,571
sr. vp & cfo
Apr 01, 2024
macpherson donald g
sold (taxes)
-6,185,180
1,017
-6,080
chairman and ceo
Apr 01, 2024
fortin matt
acquired
-
-
976
svp & chief hr officer

1–10 of 50

Which funds bought or sold GWW recently?

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Datesorted ascendingFund NameType% Chg$ Change$ Held% Portfolio
Apr 12, 2024
Fermata Advisors, LLC
sold off
-100
-212,585
-
-%
Apr 12, 2024
Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC
added
192
1,414,950
1,951,240
0.07%
Apr 12, 2024
Mechanics Bank Trust Department
unchanged
-
150,888
813,840
0.12%
Apr 12, 2024
Whitaker-Myers Wealth Managers, LTD.
new
-
316,409
316,409
0.13%
Apr 12, 2024
DNB Asset Management AS
reduced
-37.84
-3,646,790
11,747,800
0.06%
Apr 12, 2024
AdvisorNet Financial, Inc
reduced
-17.65
495
42,803
-%
Apr 12, 2024
HARBOR INVESTMENT ADVISORY, LLC
unchanged
-
1,320
7,121
-%
Apr 12, 2024
Perkins Coie Trust Co
unchanged
-
189
1,017
-%
Apr 12, 2024
Austin Private Wealth, LLC
new
-
203,353
203,353
0.02%
Apr 12, 2024
CGN Advisors LLC
unchanged
-
75,444
406,920
0.05%

1–10 of 48

Are Funds Buying or Selling GWW?

Are funds buying GWW calls or puts?
Calls
Puts
No. of funds holding Calls - Puts
Net Call Options
No. of funds that own GWW
No. of Funds

Unveiling WW Grainger Inc's Major ShareHolders

Date FiledName of FilerPercent of ClassNo. of SharesForm Type
Feb 13, 2024
williams susan slavik
8.9%
4,429,802
SC 13G/A
Feb 13, 2024
vanguard group inc
10.61%
5,264,009
SC 13G/A
Jan 25, 2024
blackrock inc.
8.1%
4,003,072
SC 13G/A
Feb 09, 2023
vanguard group inc
10.91%
5,513,895
SC 13G/A
Feb 07, 2023
blackrock inc.
8.3%
4,183,578
SC 13G/A
Feb 10, 2022
vanguard group inc
10.04%
5,174,631
SC 13G/A
Feb 03, 2022
longview partners (guernsey) ltd
3.19%
1,644,839
SC 13G/A
Feb 01, 2022
blackrock inc.
7.3%
3,774,174
SC 13G/A
Jan 13, 2022
williams susan slavik
9.2%
4,726,443
SC 13G/A
Feb 16, 2021
longview partners (guernsey) ltd
5.12%
2,689,371
SC 13G/A

Recent SEC filings of WW Grainger Inc

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Date Filed Form Type Document
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Apr 03, 2024
4
Insider Trading
Mar 14, 2024
ARS
ARS
Mar 14, 2024
DEF 14A
DEF 14A
Mar 14, 2024
DEFA14A
DEFA14A
Mar 05, 2024
4
Insider Trading

Peers (Alternatives to WW Grainger Inc)

NameMkt Capsorted ascendingRevenuePrice %, 1MReturns, 1YP/EP/SRev 1-YrInc 1-Yr
LARGE-CAP
65.6B
87.5B
5.31% 15.63%
14.94
0.75
-5.51% 46.89%
46.9B
16.5B
-4.00% 46.61%
25.39
2.85
8.21% 18.11%
39.7B
7.3B
-7.56% 30.20%
34.36
5.4
5.24% 6.27%
19.1B
12.8B
-4.48% 4.79%
26.27
1.49
-13.39% -24.87%
16.8B
9.3B
-2.63% 4.51%
22.31
1.81
-45.52% -44.53%
MID-CAP
8.2B
7.1B
-6.30% -9.04%
37.73
1.15
-3.86% -71.85%
8.1B
17.6B
-6.67% -27.79%
24.81
0.46
-28.75% -65.43%
7.3B
4.5B
-0.15% 40.64%
19.54
1.64
7.15% 22.87%
6.1B
9.1B
8.96% 64.52%
14.05
0.67
8.19% -5.10%
3.5B
4.4B
16.73% 59.81%
18.06
0.8
-11.96% -34.46%
SMALL-CAP
996.7M
3.1B
-0.89% 66.93%
20.54
0.32
-29.52% -83.61%
833.6M
233.3M
12.12% -14.39%
-8.37
3.57
-1.70% -153.19%
587.4M
1.1B
2.43% 28.15%
10.64
0.53
-9.31% -49.18%
391.3M
1.6B
0.24% 10.24%
-22.11
0.25
-11.50% -135.26%
63.9M
220.4M
17.96% -8.02%
-5.88
0.29
16.77% -270.60%

WW Grainger Inc News

Latest updates
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Defense World13 Apr 202409:45 am

WW Grainger Inc Earnings Report: Key Takeaways & Analysis

Income Statement (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Income Statement (Quarterly)
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Revenue-5.0%3,9974,2084,1824,0913,8023,9423,8373,6473,3593,3723,2073,0842,9413,0182,8373,0012,8472,9472,8932,7992,763
Gross Profit-5.6%1,5631,6551,6441,6341,5061,5191,4411,3831,2531,2501,1241,0931,0271,0741,0161,1211,0821,0991,1211,0951,066
  S&GA Expenses1.8%1,006988983954962916907849836812790735752694811962901761741732776
EBITDA Margin-0.3%0.16*0.16*0.16*0.15*0.15*0.14*0.14*0.13*0.12*0.11*0.11*0.10*0.09*0.08*-------
Interest Expenses-4.5%-23.00-22.00-24.00-24.00-23.00-25.00-22.00-23.00-22.00-22.00-22.00-21.00-21.00-23.00-28.00-21.00-19.00-20.00-21.00-19.00-152
Income Taxes-18.9%12915915515412814512813210010776.0088.0074.0010655.00-43.0053.0078.0094.0089.0060.00
Earnings Before Taxes-17.0%541652645662525587517517401422319343259362184142170322366351279
EBT Margin-0.5%0.15*0.15*0.15*0.15*0.14*0.14*0.13*0.12*0.11*0.11*0.10*0.10*0.08*0.07*-------
Net Income-21.2%375476490508366426389385266297243255168240129185103233260253209
Net Income Margin-0.7%0.11*0.11*0.11*0.11*0.10*0.10*0.09*0.09*0.08*0.08*0.07*0.07*0.06*0.06*-------
Free Cashflow19.8%477398355356312335144286155111195221291252-------
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Assets0.1%8,1478,1408,0317,8257,5887,2017,0496,9936,5926,3906,4626,3336,2956,5837,1947,1776,0055,9225,9926,0145,873
  Current Assets-2.5%5,2745,4125,3435,1904,9774,6864,5134,4394,0114,0054,0573,9343,9194,2734,9184,9143,5553,3963,4563,5083,557
    Cash Equivalents9.8%6606015154613253152623642413285475625858591,6031,492360286315392538
  Inventory3.2%2,2662,1962,2232,2522,2532,0711,9901,9291,8701,7861,7071,6751,7331,7801,6951,6151,6551,5201,5351,5231,541
  Net PPE7.5%1,6581,5431,4851,4681,4611,4091,4381,4341,4241,4291,4361,4411,3951,3941,3651,3571,4001,3841,3801,3581,352
  Goodwill1.6%370364368370371363374384384387390388391369365361429425429425424
  Current Liabilities-3.5%1,8311,8981,9201,9242,0101,7851,7501,7421,5281,5501,5891,5311,4411,4411,3881,5001,6781,5721,4521,4621,501
  Short Term Borrowings---------------15.0017.0055.0051.0051.0052.0049.00
  Long Term Debt0.3%2,2662,2602,2752,2782,2842,2942,3092,3382,3622,3722,3752,3732,3892,3883,3013,3031,9141,9182,0802,0772,090
    LT Debt, Current0%34.0034.0033.0037.0035.0016.0017.00----7.008.0012.0021.0021.0024621981.0082.0081.00
    LT Debt, Non Current0.3%2,2662,2602,2752,2782,2842,2942,3092,3382,3622,3722,3752,3732,3892,3883,3013,3031,9141,9182,0802,0772,090
Shareholder's Equity0.8%3,1153,0903,2273,0452,4402,5622,4652,3702,1602,1172,1412,0802,0932,3752,1522,0302,0602,0722,1142,1522,093
  Retained Earnings2.6%12,16211,85911,47711,10110,70010,40210,0669,7829,5009,3019,0898,9488,7798,6948,5368,5008,4058,3808,2268,0457,869
  Additional Paid-In Capital0.9%1,3551,3431,3311,3241,3101,2991,2871,2801,2701,2551,2471,2481,2391,2141,1981,1921,1821,1611,1521,1371,134
Shares Outstanding-0.4%50.0050.0050.0050.0051.0051.0051.0051.0052.0052.0052.0052.0054.0054.00-------
Minority Interest11.6%326292292310295254264289286290273264265244223220205201191181172
Float---35,236---20,642---20,483---15,084---13,765--
Cashflow (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Cashflow (Quarterly)
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q42023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q4
Cashflow From Operations15.5%604523450454360380250343213161269294336311232244272320323127314
  Share Based Compensation-27.8%13.0018.0019.0012.0010.0011.0018.009.009.008.0017.008.0010.0010.0017.009.008.009.0018.005.0011.00
Cashflow From Investing0.9%-115-116-95.00-96.00-51.00-40.00-115-57.00-46.00-50.00-72.00-58.00-47.00-50.00-30.00-52.00-57.00-54.00-39.00-52.00-61.00
Cashflow From Financing-38.1%-439-318-297-224-304-280-229-159-249-327-213-250-579-1,011-91.00955-148-289-365-221-233
  Dividend Payments-13.2%92.0010610787.0085.0010299.0084.0096.0085.0095.0081.0092.0082.0086.0078.0086.0079.0087.0076.0084.00
  Buy Backs66.7%34020416814222318411875.00170242108175500-1.00100100200265135147

GWW Income Statement

2023-12-31
CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF EARNINGS - USD ($)
shares in Millions, $ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2023
Dec. 31, 2022
Dec. 31, 2021
Income Statement [Abstract]   
Net sales$ 16,478$ 15,228$ 13,022
Cost of goods sold9,9829,3798,302
Gross profit6,4965,8494,720
Selling, general and administrative expenses3,9313,6343,173
Operating earnings2,5652,2151,547
Other (income) expense:   
Interest expense – net939387
Other – net(28)(24)(25)
Total other expense – net656962
Earnings before income taxes2,5002,1461,485
Income tax provision597533371
Net earnings1,9031,6131,114
Less net earnings attributable to noncontrolling interest746671
Net earnings attributable to W.W. Grainger, Inc.$ 1,829$ 1,547$ 1,043
Earnings per share:   
Basic (in dollars per share)$ 36.39$ 30.22$ 19.94
Diluted (in dollars per share)$ 36.23$ 30.06$ 19.84
Weighted average number of shares outstanding:   
Basic (in shares)49.950.951.9
Diluted (in shares)50.151.152.2

GWW Balance Sheet

2023-12-31
CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS - USD ($)
$ in Millions
Dec. 31, 2023
Dec. 31, 2022
Current assets  
Cash and cash equivalents$ 660$ 325
Accounts receivable (less allowance for credit losses of $35 and $36, respectively)2,1922,133
Inventories – net2,2662,253
Prepaid expenses and other current assets156266
Total current assets5,2744,977
Property, buildings and equipment – net1,6581,461
Goodwill370371
Intangibles – net234232
Operating lease right-of-use429367
Other assets182180
Total assets8,1477,588
Current liabilities  
Current maturities3435
Trade accounts payable9541,047
Accrued compensation and benefits327334
Operating lease liability7168
Accrued expenses397474
Income taxes payable4852
Total current liabilities1,8312,010
Long-term debt2,2662,284
Long-term operating lease liability381318
Deferred income taxes and tax uncertainties104121
Other non-current liabilities124120
Shareholders' equity  
Cumulative preferred stock – $5 par value – 12,000,000 shares authorized; none issued or outstanding00
Common Stock – $0.50 par value – 300,000,000 shares authorized; 109,659,219 shares issued5555
Additional contributed capital1,3551,310
Retained earnings12,16210,700
Accumulated other comprehensive losses(172)(180)
Treasury stock, at cost – 60,341,817 and 59,402,896 shares, respectively(10,285)(9,445)
Total W.W. Grainger, Inc. shareholders’ equity3,1152,440
Noncontrolling interest326295
Total shareholders' equity3,4412,735
Total liabilities and shareholders' equity$ 8,147$ 7,588
GWW
W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating 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. The company provides 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 technical support and inventory management services. The company serves businesses, corporations, government entities, and other institutions through sales and service representatives, and electronic and ecommerce channels. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.
 CEO
 WEBSITEgrainger.com
 INDUSTRYIntegrated Freight & Logistics
 EMPLOYEES23000

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What is the ticker symbol for WW Grainger Inc? What does GWW stand for in stocks?

GWW is the stock ticker symbol of WW Grainger Inc. Every public company that trades on a stock exchange gets a ticker symbol.

What is the market capital of WW Grainger Inc (GWW)?

As of Mon Apr 15 2024, market cap of WW Grainger Inc is 46.94 Billion. The market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the stock price with the number of shares outstanding.

What is the fair value of GWW stock?

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What is WW Grainger Inc's Price to Earnings (PE) and Price to sales (PS) ratio?

As of Mon Apr 15 2024, GWW's PE ratio (Price to Earnings) is 25.39 and Price to Sales (PS) ratio is 2.85. The price to earnings and price to sales ratio are two most important valuation metrics for any company. PE ratio tell us the number of years of earnings investors are ready to pay for owning the company. Historically, S&P500 price to earnings ratio has fallen below 12 during periods of gloom and gone past 30 during periods of euphoria. GWW PE ratio will change depending on the future growth rate expectations of investors.

What is 5 year return on WW Grainger Inc's stock?

In the past 10 years, WW Grainger Inc has provided 0.161 (multiply by 100 for percentage) rate of return.