W.W. Grainger, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.93 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GWW stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that GWW has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $271.88, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of GWW was $271.88,
representing a -1.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $276.38 and
a 47.14% increase over the 52 week low of $184.78.
GWW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as NCR Corporation (
) and Iron Mountain Incorporated (
). GWW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $11.09. Zacks Investment Research reports GWW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.98%, compared to an
industry average of -9.5%.
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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
18.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GWW at 2.63%.