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Sept. 8, 2022, 4:56 p.m. EDT

W.W. Grainger Inc. stock outperforms competitors despite losses on the day

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Shares of W.W. Grainger Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200853098/composite GWW +0.02% slumped 0.52% to $570.79 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.09% rising 0.66% to 4,006.18 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 0.61% to 31,774.52. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. W.W. Grainger Inc. closed $17.83 short of its 52-week high ($588.62), which the company reached on August 16th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Fastenal Co. /zigman2/quotes/206312496/composite FAST +0.10% fell 0.82% to $50.68, Watsco Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/201577329/composite WSO.B -2.60% fell 6.83% to $284.20, and Snap-On Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201424054/composite SNA +0.64% fell 0.50% to $222.35. Trading volume (210,271) remained 83,539 below its 50-day average volume of 293,810.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/200853098/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 603.18
+0.12 +0.02%
Volume: 246,596
Dec. 1, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
21.45
Dividend Yield
1.14%
Market Cap
$30.47 billion
Rev. per Employee
$610,950
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,076.57
-3.54 -0.09%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 1, 2022 5:17p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
34,395.01
-194.76 -0.56%
Volume: 0.00
Dec. 1, 2022 5:17p
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/zigman2/quotes/206312496/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 51.56
+0.05 +0.10%
Volume: 3.78M
Dec. 1, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
27.73
Dividend Yield
2.40%
Market Cap
$29.50 billion
Rev. per Employee
$332,418
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/zigman2/quotes/201577329/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 277.55
-7.42 -2.60%
Volume: 75.00
Nov. 28, 2022 4:10p
P/E Ratio
20.25
Dividend Yield
3.17%
Market Cap
$10.46 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.05M
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/zigman2/quotes/201424054/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 242.14
+1.54 +0.64%
Volume: 268,935
Dec. 1, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
14.67
Dividend Yield
2.68%
Market Cap
$12.79 billion
Rev. per Employee
$374,492
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