WW Grainger Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:GWW)
WW Grainger Stock Analysis
View WW Grainger stock analysis video. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for GWW stock.
W W Grainger Inc Stock Rating 3.6/5
Our WW Grainger stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This WW Grainger stock analysis is based on latest 2017 Q2 earnings. The stock price analysis takes into account the company's valuation metrics.
Should you buy GWW stock?
- WW Grainger's average operating margin of 10% was exceptional.
- The company has an operating cash flow which is 2 times the net income. We see this as a positive signal.
- GWW stock is trading at an earnings multiple of 16.1 which is better than the industry average of 23.1.
- When compared with the Industrial Services industry average PS ratio of 1.4, the price-to-sales ratio of 1 for GWW stock is attractive.
- WW Grainger's return on invested capital of 14.6% is good.
- The LTM ROE of 25.8% for WW Grainger is attractive.