W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) traded higher in the last at $221.92, gaining 0.52 points or 0.23%. From the data available, it can be said that the stock did not make an impact in the money flow department with the net figure coming to be $(-6.34) million. The composite uptick value of $11.82 million was eclipsed by the accrued downtick value of $18.16 million, thereby ensuring the up/down ratio of 0.65. For the week, the shares have posted returns of -0.25%.A block trade registered during the day has revealed $0 million in upticks and $7.28 million in downticks. The up/down ratio in this case turned out to be 0. The net money flow for the block trade was $(-7.28) million.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. has lost 0.42% in the last five trading days and dropped 1.55% in the last 4 weeks. W.W. Grainger, Inc. has dropped 1.27% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 10.59%.
Currently the company Insiders own 9.6% of W.W. Grainger shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -19.39% . Institutional Investors own 88.55% of W.W. Grainger shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -19.26%. . On the companys insider trading activities, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Sr. VP, Inv Rel & Comm) of Grainger W W Inc, Brown Laura D had sold 1,776 shares worth of $400,683 in a transaction dated May 31, 2016. In this transaction, 1,776 shares were sold at $225.61 per share.
W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW) rose 0.06% or 0.13 points on Friday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $220.61 the stock was seen hitting $222.42 as a peak level and $219.65 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $221.53. The daily volume was measured at 661,873 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $246 and the 52-week low is $176.85. The company has a market cap of $13,585 million.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. The Company offers its products and services to businesses and institutions in the United States and Canada, with presence also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It operates in two segments: the United States and Canada. The United States business offers a selection of maintenance, repair and operating supplies and other related products and services. Acklands – Grainger is a distributor of industrial and safety supplies that distributes tools, fasteners, safety supplies, instruments, welding and shop equipment, among others. Other businesses include Zoro, the single channel online business in the United States, and operations in Europe, Asia and Latin America. The Company provides customers with a range of options for finding and purchasing products, utilizing sales representatives, contact centers, direct marketing materials, catalogs and e-commerce.