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W W Grainger Inc (GWW.N)

GWW.N on New York Stock Exchange

267.10USD
17 May 2019
Change (% chg)

$3.24 (+1.23%)
Prev Close
$263.86
Open
$263.08
Day's High
$272.23
Day's Low
$263.08
Volume
128,918
Avg. Vol
95,980
52-wk High
$371.57
52-wk Low
$258.74

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 4.67 December 19 May 2019

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 1 1 1 1
(2) OUTPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(3) HOLD 17 16 17 17
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 1 2 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 3.05 3.14 3.05 3.05

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 18 2,979.47 3,033.65 2,938.00 2,961.47
Quarter Ending Sep-19 18 3,013.41 3,056.00 2,964.50 2,971.92
Year Ending Dec-19 22 11,732.30 11,919.00 11,606.10 11,800.30
Year Ending Dec-20 23 12,336.90 12,685.00 11,943.00 12,398.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 20 4.67 4.93 4.43 4.13
Quarter Ending Sep-19 20 4.55 4.89 4.32 4.10
Year Ending Dec-19 22 17.96 18.45 17.55 16.63
Year Ending Dec-20 24 19.57 20.72 18.56 17.86
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 10.30 13.00 7.60 --

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2,883.82 2,799.00 84.82 2.94
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,806.31 2,763.00 43.31 1.54
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2,842.30 2,831.43 10.87 0.38
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2,821.12 2,860.21 39.09 1.39
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,715.58 2,766.40 50.82 1.87
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4.44 4.51 0.07 1.63
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3.59 3.96 0.37 10.28
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3.94 4.19 0.25 6.26
Quarter Ending Jun-18 3.72 4.37 0.65 17.59
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3.44 4.18 0.74 21.52

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 2,979.47 2,978.32 3,007.51 3,008.63 2,961.47
Quarter Ending Sep-19 3,013.41 3,012.37 3,023.77 3,024.10 2,971.92
Year Ending Dec-19 11,732.30 11,723.40 11,882.00 11,888.30 11,800.30
Year Ending Dec-20 12,336.90 12,336.90 12,501.90 12,501.20 12,398.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-19 4.67 4.67 4.72 4.72 4.13
Quarter Ending Sep-19 4.55 4.55 4.56 4.55 4.10
Year Ending Dec-19 17.96 17.94 18.04 18.04 16.63
Year Ending Dec-20 19.57 19.57 19.80 19.83 17.86

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 1 15
Quarter Ending Sep-19 0 0 5 11
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 1 20
Year Ending Dec-20 0 0 1 20
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-19 0 0 6 13
Quarter Ending Sep-19 0 0 7 10
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 7 12
Year Ending Dec-20 0 0 2 17