W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Industrial Equipment Wholesale in the sector of Services. Based in USA, W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW has a market cap of 13980.31. Since its IPO date on the 12/17/1984, W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW performance year to date is 15.05%. Today W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW has gained 2.23%, with a current price of 230.47.
Ownership of the company is 1.80% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 86.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of *TBA. Return of assets are at *TBA, with return on investment at 19.60%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.61. While Total debt/equity is 0.92. With a profit margin of *TBA, this is combined with a gross margin of 41.70%, and operating margin of *TBA. W.W. Grainger, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.7, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW has seen a EPS growth of 1.10%. A performance for the year of -0.04%. The 52-week high is -3.44%, and the 52-week low is 31.80%. The average volume for W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW is 475816.
With a target price of 219.54, can W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW. W.W. Grainger, Inc. has a P/E of 19.88 and a forward P/E of 17.9. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.03. W.W. Grainger, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.39 and 6.27 respectively. For P/cash, W.W. Grainger, Inc. has a value of 49.95, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 230.47, W.W. Grainger, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.12%. We see a return on equity of *TBA.
Looking more long-term W.W. Grainger, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 4.94%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.63% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 1.10% for this year and for the last five years a 10.80% growth has been seen.