W W Grainger Inc  

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245.95
-0.65 (-0.26%)
May 22 - Close
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Range 245.70 - 247.41
52 week 223.92 - 269.69
Open 246.55
Vol / Avg. 239,455.00/621,316.00
Mkt cap 16.50B
P/E 21.45
Div/yield 1.17/1.90
EPS 11.47
Shares 66.92M
Beta 0.99
Inst. own 82%
Aug 13, 2015
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May 20, 2015
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May 13, 2015
W W Grainger Inc April Sales Release and Podcast - Webcast
May 6, 2015
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Apr 29, 2015
W W Grainger Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting
Apr 16, 2015
Q1 2015 W W Grainger Inc Earnings Release
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Key stats and ratios

Q1 (Mar '15) 2014
Net profit margin 8.78% 8.15%
Operating margin 14.40% 13.52%
EBITD margin - 15.43%
Return on average assets 16.37% 15.40%
Return on average equity 26.41% 24.53%
Employees 22,300 -
CDP Score - 91 B

Address

100 Grainger Pkwy
LAKE FOREST, IL 60045-5202
United States - Map
+1-847-5351000 (Phone)
+1-847-5350878 (Fax)

Website links

External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money

Description

W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. The Company offers its products and services to businesses and institutions in the United States and Canada, with presence also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It operates in two segments: the United States and Canada. The United States business offers a selection of maintenance, repair and operating supplies and other related products and services. Acklands - Grainger is a distributor of industrial and safety supplies that distributes tools, fasteners, safety supplies, instruments, welding and shop equipment, among others. Other businesses include Zoro, the single channel online business in the United States, and operations in Europe, Asia and Latin America. The Company provides customers with a range of options for finding and purchasing products, utilizing sales representatives, contact centers, direct marketing materials, catalogs and e-commerce.

Officers and directors

James T. Ryan Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
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Ronald L. Jadin Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
Age: 54
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Michael S. Ali Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Age: 53
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
John L. Howard Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Age: 57
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
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Laura D. Brown Senior Vice President - Communications and Investor Relations
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Court D. Carruthers Senior Vice President and Group President, Americas
Age: 42
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Joseph C. High Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer
Age: 60
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Donald G. Macpherson Senior Vice President, Group President - Global Supply Chain and International
Age: 47
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
William Lomax Vice President, Controller, Principal Accounting officer
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Brian P. Anderson Lead Independent Director
Age: 64
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters