W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has analysts on the Bullish side this week.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Logo
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.68 in 2019 Q2. Its down 0.24, from 0.92 in 2019Q1. It fall, as 50 investors sold W.W. Grainger, Inc. shares while 201 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 116 raised stakes. 38.56 million shares or 10.60% less from 43.13 million shares in 2019Q1 were reported.
Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio invested in 16,366 shares. Jane Street Grp Llc, New York-based fund reported 10,537 shares. Bbt Mngmt Lc reported 890 shares. 61,365 were accumulated by Bridgewater Associates Lp. King Luther owns 2,335 shares. Btim Corp reported 121,009 shares. Cadence Capital Mngmt Lc reported 3,575 shares. Financial Architects Inc owns 23 shares. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insur holds 0.02% or 51,320 shares in its portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys holds 0.04% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) or 64,189 shares. Us National Bank & Trust De, a Minnesota-based fund reported 62,130 shares. Cornerstone Advsrs has invested 0% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Kepos L P reported 0.13% stake. Gulf Financial Bank (Uk) Limited has 0.05% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Amica Retiree Med Tru has 0.11% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) for 487 shares.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. W.W. Grainger has $32000 highest and $260 lowest target. $285.75’s average target is -3.32% below currents $295.56 stock price. W.W. Grainger had 13 analyst reports since March 28, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Monday, July 29 with “Underweight”. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Friday, June 21 by Atlantic Securities. Buckingham Research maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, April 17 report. Below is a list of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) latest ratings and price target changes.

29/07/2019 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Underweight Old Target: $258.0000 New Target: $276.0000 Maintain
26/07/2019 Broker: Inc. Common Stock Rating: Buckingham Research New Target: $291.0000 295.0000
17/07/2019 Broker: Inc. Common Stock Rating: Buckingham Research New Target: $312.0000 291.0000
21/06/2019 Broker: Atlantic Securities Rating: Sell New Target: $260 Downgrade
14/06/2019 Broker: Inc. Common Stock Rating: Morgan Stanley New Target: $273.0000 258.0000
31/05/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Sell Upgrade
17/05/2019 Broker: Inc. Common Stock Rating: Gordon Haskett
15/05/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Sell Downgrade
23/04/2019 Broker: Inc. Common Stock Rating: Bmo Capital New Target: $320.0000 310.0000
17/04/2019 Broker: Buckingham Research Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $309 New Target: $316 Maintain

The stock increased 0.67% or $1.96 during the last trading session, reaching $295.56. About 332,808 shares traded. W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has declined 13.50% since September 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.50% the S&P500.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. distributes maintenance, repair, and operating supplies; and other related services and products that are used by businesses and institutions in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. The company has market cap of $16.13 billion. It operates through two divisions, U.S. and Canada. It has a 20.23 P/E ratio. The firm offers material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, building and home inspection supplies, vehicle and fleet components, and various other products.

More notable recent W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “With EPS Growth And More, W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) Is Interesting – Yahoo Finance” on July 22, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “W.W. Grainger Q2 2019 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on July 23, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “How Much Are W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Insiders Taking Off The Table? – Yahoo Finance” on July 08, 2019. More interesting news about W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Investors mull mixed quarter for Grainger – Seeking Alpha” published on April 22, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “W.W. Grainger declares $1.44 dividend – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 24, 2019.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) Institutional Positions Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.