W.W. Grainger, Inc.  

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237.78
+2.40 (1.02%)
Oct 24 - Close
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Range 234.25 - 238.31
52 week 223.92 - 274.37
Open 235.77
Vol / Avg. 286,207.00/588,713.00
Mkt cap 16.21B
P/E 20.63
Div/yield 1.08/1.82
EPS 11.53
Shares 68.18M
Beta 0.95
Inst. own 76%
Dec 12, 2014
Grainger November Sales Release and Podcast - 8:00AM EST - Add to calendar
Nov 12, 2014
Grainger Analyst Meeting - 11:30AM EST - Add to calendar
Nov 12, 2014
Grainger October Sales Release and Podcast - 8:00AM EST - Add to calendar
Oct 16, 2014
Q3 2014 Grainger Earnings Release
Oct 16, 2014
Q3 2014 Grainger Earnings Release and Podcast - Webcast
Sep 16, 2014
W W Grainger Inc at Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference - Webcast
Sep 12, 2014
Grainger August Sales Release and Podcast - Webcast
Aug 13, 2014
Grainger July Sales Release and Podcast - Webcast
Aug 6, 2014
W W Grainger Inc at CFA Society of Minnesota's InvestMNt Conference - Webcast
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Key stats and ratios

Q3 (Sep '14) 2013
Net profit margin 9.10% 8.56%
Operating margin 15.05% 13.74%
EBITD margin - 16.03%
Return on average assets 17.62% 15.71%
Return on average equity 26.71% 25.03%
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. In September 2014, W.W. Grainger Inc's Acklands-Grainger Inc completes acquisition of WFS Enterprises 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 - Global Supply Chain and International
Age: 55
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
William Lomax Vice President, Controller, Principal Accounting officer
Age: 50
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters