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

Prediction models:
75.00% successful of 80 deals
$ 270.05 Last close price
at 23-mar-2018


Model's trade recommendations 0.26% Return for period

4.85% Annual return

$16.02B Market Cap

β 0.87  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period 0.26%
52wk return -5.14%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio 0.39
Sharpe ratio 0.35
Norm. RMSE 0.67%
Downside risk 15.64%
Volatility 17.18%
  • 5.12 (1.79%) Div (Yield)
  • HOLD Analysts consensus recommendation

W.W. Grainger, Inc. is the leading broad line supplier of facilities maintenance products serving businesses and institutions throughout North America. Through a network of nearly 600 branches, 18 distribution centers and multiple Web sites, Grainger helps customers save time and money by providing them with the right products to keep their facilities running.

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 51M
P/E 24.91
Shares Outstanding 56M
% Held by Insiders 9.60%
% Held by Institutions 83.65%
EPS (last reported FY) $11.46
EPS (last reported Q) $2.94
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $2.18
Total revenues $10 B
Net income $1 B