W.W. Grainger, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 06, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.93 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GWW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that GWW has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of GWW was $231.29,
representing a -16.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $276.38
and a 7.53% increase over the 52 week low of $215.09.
GWW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as NCR Corporation (
) and Pitney Bowes Inc. (
). GWW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $11.12. Zacks Investment Research reports GWW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.67%, compared to an
industry average of -8.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GWW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GWW as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Industrials (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
7.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GWW at 2.63%.