W.W. Grainger, Inc.  

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244.79
Jul 11 - Close
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52 week 228.19 - 276.38
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Vol / Avg. 0.00/394,954.00
Mkt cap 16.75B
P/E 21.47
Div/yield 1.08/1.76
EPS 11.40
Shares 68.43M
Beta 0.93
Inst. own 73%
Sep 16, 2014
Grainger at 2nd Annual Laguna Conference, Morgan Stanley Add to calendar
Sep 12, 2014
Grainger August Sales Release and Podcast - 8:00AM EDT - Add to calendar
Aug 13, 2014
Grainger July Sales Release and Podcast - 8:00AM EDT - Add to calendar
Aug 6, 2014
W W Grainger Inc at CFA Society of Minnesota's InvestMNt Conference Add to calendar
Jul 17, 2014
Q2 2014 Grainger Earnings Release - 9:30AM EDT - Add to calendar
Jul 17, 2014
Q2 2014 Grainger Earnings Release and Podcast - 8:00AM EDT - Add to calendar
Jun 12, 2014
Grainger May Sales Release and Podcast - Webcast
Jun 10, 2014
Grainger at William Blair & Company LLC Growth Stock Conference - Webcast
Jun 4, 2014
Grainger at Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference - Webcast
May 21, 2014
Grainger at Electrical Products Group Conference - Webcast
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Key stats and ratios

Q1 (Mar '14) 2013
Net profit margin 9.18% 8.56%
Operating margin 14.85% 13.74%
EBITD margin - 15.65%
Return on average assets 16.73% 15.71%
Return on average equity 26.07% 24.73%
Employees 23,700 -
CDP Score - 93 B

Address

100 Grainger Parkway
LAKE FOREST, IL 60045-5201
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 used by businesses and institutions primarily in the United States and Canada . The Company operates in two segments: United States and Canada. Other businesses include operations in Europe, Asia, Latin America and other United States operations. In August 2013, W.W. Grainger Inc acquired E&R Industrial Sales, Inc. In December 2013, the Company announced that it has completed the acquisition of Safety Solutions Inc.

Officers and directors

James T. Ryan Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
Age: 55
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Ronald L. Jadin Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
Age: 53
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Michael S. Ali Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Age: 52
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
John L. Howard Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Age: 56
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Laura D. Brown Senior Vice President - Communications and Investor Relations
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Court D. Carruthers Senior Vice President and Group President, Americas
Age: 41
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Joseph C. High Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer
Age: 59
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Donald G. Macpherson Senior Vice President, Group President - Global Supply Chain and International
Age: 46
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Gregory S. Irving Vice President, Controller
Age: 55
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Brian P. Anderson Lead Independent Director
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters