# 1st Gen Model W.W. Grainger, Inc. Wholesale trade - durable goods

72.62% successful of 84 deals
$199.63 Last close price
at 21-nov-2017


Model's trade recommendations 7.75% Return for period

9.18% Annual return

$11.27B Market Cap

β 0.78  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period 7.75%
52wk return 14.01%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio 0.99
Sharpe ratio 0.75
Norm. RMSE 0.63%
Downside risk 9.26%
Volatility 12.20%
  • 5.12 (2.59%) Div (Yield)
  • HOLD Analysts consensus recommendation

Grainger offers a breadth of MRO solutions by combining products, services, and information. The company tailors its capabilities toward the objective of providing the lowest total cost MRO solution to select customer groups. The Branch-based Distribution Businesses serve immediate and/or planned purchase MRO needs. The Digital Businesses offer a broad array of indirect materials and related information to meet the needs of businesses looking to reduce process costs through Internet-enabled solutions.

Industry sector: Industrial Products

Sector classification: Wholesale trade - durable goods

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Oct. 23, 2015.

Market data for GWW model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 52M
P/E 18.03
Shares Outstanding 57M
% Held by Insiders 9.60%
% Held by Institutions 86.01%
EPS (last reported FY) $11.58
EPS (last reported Q) $2.90
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $2.57
Total revenues $10 B
Net income $1 B