IndustrialsIndustrial Support Services
  • Price (USD)592.58
  • Today's Change-1.98 / -0.33%
  • Shares traded79.30k
  • 1 Year change+19.57%
  • Beta1.2339
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About the company

W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a business-to-business distributor of maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products and services with operations primarily in North America, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two segments: High-Touch Solutions N.A. and Endless Assortment. The Company's High-Touch Solutions N.A. segment provides value-added MRO solutions. This segment includes the Company's businesses in the United States (U.S.), Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. The Company’s Endless Assortment segment provides a streamlined and transparent online platform with one-stop shopping for products. The Endless Assortment segment includes the Company’s Zoro Tools, Inc. (Zoro) and MonotaRO Co., Ltd. (MonotaRO) online channels which operate predominately in North America, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The Company's product offering includes safety and security, material handling and storage, pumps and plumbing equipment, cleaning, and maintenance, metalworking and hand tools.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)14.79bn
  • Net income in USD1.45bn
  • Incorporated1928
  • Employees22.70k
  • Location
    WW Grainger Inc5500 West Howard StSKOKIE 60077United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (708) 982-9000
  • Fax+1 (847) 535-0878
  • Websitehttps://www.grainger.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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Legrand SA8.25bn1.05bn21.79bn38.05k20.843.0415.772.643.793.7929.7425.940.55893.028.80208,841.307.137.058.768.7149.3551.8612.7612.531.6120.170.414447.9314.676.8632.787.552.076.75
Mitsubishi Electric Corp33.67bn1.25bn21.83bn145.70k17.250.9677.690.648681.9081.902,208.981,461.230.94353.444.2732,107,590.003.725.145.547.9527.1328.913.945.241.23--0.09338.106.811.105.36-0.6752-1.378.18
Delta Electronics Thailand PCL3.00bn370.81m23.25bn21.44k62.7216.1451.207.7410.6210.6286.0441.271.403.885.065,006,196.0017.3410.4527.1014.5122.5022.4512.358.871.23--0.021752.5433.4012.45-5.673.9630.49-10.74
Delta Electronics, Inc.11.70bn1.00bn24.55bn68.00k24.634.1814.342.1011.9011.90139.0870.060.9253.684.72--8.858.0314.1612.8528.5628.379.578.841.34--0.21660.3111.357.985.147.3523.311.92
Weg SA5.30bn724.76m29.33bn36.99k40.4711.3234.985.530.92660.92666.783.311.133.005.73769,597.3015.7312.1525.3917.7628.4229.7613.8713.411.07--0.23453.8634.8820.2653.1926.2619.1242.37
Rockwell Automation Inc7.76bn929.40m29.94bn26.00k32.7111.0225.863.867.977.9766.4723.660.72325.034.91298,476.908.5712.8712.8518.9439.9741.7411.8414.680.71575.200.559847.1210.904.22-31.472.41-0.08488.06
WW Grainger Inc14.79bn1.45bn30.04bn22.70k21.1013.0417.422.0328.1728.17287.9345.582.184.767.58651,321.6022.3213.9731.2419.6237.8537.6210.267.261.4622.700.474139.6010.385.1450.0711.67-2.155.76
Murata Manufacturing Co Ltd13.13bn2.21bn36.82bn77.58k15.721.9810.982.80481.49481.492,863.693,816.530.65832.225.1123,519,560.0011.0510.0812.4611.5841.5438.0816.7913.723.04--0.044230.7111.189.8032.5115.02-1.0412.13
NIDEC CORPORATION15.39bn1.12bn37.66bn114.37k32.563.3219.412.45269.50268.893,688.642,641.330.7923.713.7818,695,940.005.805.598.828.1020.2622.347.337.110.9109--0.301429.2118.559.8512.274.339.808.87
TE Connectivity Ltd16.28bn2.43bn39.53bn92.00k16.683.6712.312.437.477.4750.0633.960.77084.255.62176,967.4011.499.4414.8211.8932.3132.4914.9113.440.991458.000.278533.679.105.977.639.522.496.60
Data as of Nov 29 2022. Currency figures normalised to WW Grainger Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

32.30%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20225.38m10.64%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Sep 20222.54m5.03%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20222.19m4.34%
ClearBridge Investments LLCas of 30 Sep 20221.52m3.01%
Longview Partners LLPas of 30 Sep 2022976.80k1.93%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 30 Sep 2022912.33k1.81%
Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLCas of 30 Sep 2022835.24k1.65%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.(Investment Management)as of 30 Sep 2022832.06k1.65%
Franklin Advisers, Inc.as of 30 Sep 2022662.19k1.31%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 30 Sep 2022470.42k0.93%
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