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W W Grainger Inc (GWW.N)

GWW.N on New York Stock Exchange

295.96USD
13 Nov 2018
Change (% chg)

$4.28 (+1.47%)
Prev Close
$291.68
Open
$292.21
Day's High
$298.81
Day's Low
$292.19
Volume
104,058
Avg. Vol
180,809
52-wk High
$371.57
52-wk Low
$191.43

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 3.58 December 13 Nov 2018

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 0 0 0 0
(3) HOLD 19 18 18 18
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95

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 Dec-18 17 2,804.66 2,851.80 2,768.00 2,717.73
Quarter Ending Mar-19 11 2,923.46 2,985.92 2,837.21 2,819.15
Year Ending Dec-18 19 11,262.10 11,309.80 11,226.00 10,878.60
Year Ending Dec-19 20 11,965.10 12,115.00 11,730.00 11,468.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 17 3.58 3.75 3.42 2.53
Quarter Ending Mar-19 11 4.48 4.71 4.25 3.14
Year Ending Dec-18 21 16.32 16.80 15.91 11.04
Year Ending Dec-19 21 18.11 19.25 17.05 12.22
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 13.60 13.60 13.60 3.06

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 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
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2,568.06 2,632.46 64.40 2.51
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,646.00 2,636.00 10.01 0.38
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2.20 2.94 0.74 33.64
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2.56 2.90 0.34 13.11

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 Dec-18 2,804.66 2,804.66 2,807.62 2,805.08 2,717.73
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2,923.46 2,923.46 2,911.79 2,910.02 2,819.15
Year Ending Dec-18 11,262.10 11,262.10 11,270.60 11,267.00 10,878.60
Year Ending Dec-19 11,965.10 11,965.10 11,962.70 11,957.50 11,468.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3.58 3.58 3.61 3.60 2.53
Quarter Ending Mar-19 4.48 4.48 4.41 4.39 3.14
Year Ending Dec-18 16.32 16.32 16.09 16.06 11.04
Year Ending Dec-19 18.11 18.11 18.11 18.03 12.22

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 7 6
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 4 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 6 11
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 9 9
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 6 9
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 3 4
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 15 2
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 5 10