Today’s top gainers include the company W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) which is in the industry Industrial Equipment Wholesale, gaining -0.47% today. In the last week its performance is 1.05%, and 4.54% for the past quarter. Currently, W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW has a target price of 216.69, so today’s gain of -0.47% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.28%.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW), has a market cap of 13977.67, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.80%, and institutional ownership is 85.60%.
At the current price of 230.29, it has a dividend yield of 2.11%, and its target price is 216.69. This is with a profit margin of 6.80%, and total debt/equity of 1.06. W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has a P/E of 21.06, as well as a forward P/E of 18.59.
With a current EPS of 10.99, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.04%,W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.20%.
Performance for the year is 5.62%. Since its IPO date on 12/17/1984, the total performance to date is 16.16%.
Volume today for W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW), is 126349, while its average volume is 528.63. Whilst the total gain today was -0.47%, it did have a day high of -0.78%.
Volatility for this week has been at 0.97%, and 1.34% for the month. The 52-week low for W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW has been 32.44%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.97%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 19.60%, and its return on assets is 11.70%. W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has an operating margin of 12.10%. With a sales growth of -65.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that W.W. Grainger, Inc., GWW is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.83, and has a current ratio of 1.9 and 1.1 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of W.W. Grainger, Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.4, and the P/S is 1.39, along with a P/B of 6.6. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 44.23.