W.W. Grainger (GWW) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $15.25 million in the Mondays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $13.97 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.09 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $1.27 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $0.1 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $0.1 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. W.W. Grainger (GWW) fell $1.19 during the day at $230.12, a drop of -0.51% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -0.15%, compared to the previous week.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. has dropped 0.83% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 14.24%. W.W. Grainger, Inc. has dropped 1.17% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 3.36% in the last 4 weeks. In a related news, The officer (Sr. VP, Inv Rel & Comm), of Grainger W W Inc, Brown Laura D had unloaded 1,776 shares at $225.61 per share in a transaction on May 31, 2016. The total value of transaction was $400,683. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW): On Mondays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $231.54 with an intraday high of $232.66. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $227.72. However, the stock managed to close at $228.85, a loss of 1.06% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $231.31. The total traded volume of the day was 995,571 shares.
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.