GWW Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.00%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $21,870,259.16

W.W. Grainger Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at W.W. Grainger by year and by quarter.

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W.W. Grainger Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $578.14
Price Change: Price Decrease of -8.31 (-1.42%)
As of 12/6/2022 04:28 PM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for GWW up to the past year.

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W.W. Grainger Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/2/2022Donald G. MacphersonCEOSell14,380$599.53$8,621,241.4069,119View SEC Filing Icon  
7/28/2022Paige K. RobbinsVPSell2,330$500.03$1,165,069.9011,996View SEC Filing Icon  
5/5/2022Laurie R ThomsonVPSell276$492.05$135,805.801,928View SEC Filing Icon  
5/2/2022Donald G. MacphersonCEOSell12,266$488.83$5,995,988.7872,888View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2022Deidra C. MerriwetherCFOSell488$488.62$238,446.567,605View SEC Filing Icon  
4/1/2022John L. HowardVPSell1,732$509.24$882,003.6820,567View SEC Filing Icon  
12/6/2021John L. HowardVPSell9,728$496.68$4,831,703.04View SEC Filing Icon  
12/3/2021Donald G. MacphersonCEOSell15,741$487.86$7,679,404.26View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2021Paige K. RobbinsVPSell565$450.00$254,250.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/5/2021Laurie R ThomsonVPSell1,994$459.46$916,163.242,680View SEC Filing Icon  
4/5/2021Donald G. MacphersonCEOSell4,276$407.01$1,740,374.7661,175View SEC Filing Icon  
4/5/2021John L. HowardVPSell2,535$407.21$1,032,277.3540,893View SEC Filing Icon  
12/10/2020John L. HowardVPSell18,903$403.79$7,632,842.3751,110View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2020Donald G. MacphersonCEOSell14,909$356.05$5,308,349.4569,394View SEC Filing Icon  
9/2/2020Paige K. RobbinsVPSell2,790$367.68$1,025,827.20
8/24/2020Susan Slavik WilliamsDirectorSell67,000$348.98$23,381,660.004,810,153View SEC Filing Icon  
8/3/2020John L. HowardVPSell2,679$342.98$918,843.4242,246View SEC Filing Icon  
5/28/2020Paige K. RobbinsVPSell3,840$312.66$1,200,614.4015,033View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW)

71.33% of W.W. Grainger stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at GWW by year and by quarter.

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W.W. Grainger Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
12/2/2022Birmingham Capital Management Co. Inc. AL5,091$2.49M1.1%-1.3%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/1/2022Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.280,561$137.25M0.4%+2.6%0.555%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/29/2022Bridgefront Capital LLC2,620$1.28M1.3%N/A0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/23/2022Toroso Investments LLC4,664$2.28M0.1%+13.0%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/22/2022B. Riley Wealth Advisors Inc.949$0.47M0.0%+3.8%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/22/2022Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky42,967$21.02M0.2%N/A0.085%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/21/2022FourThought Financial LLC793$0.39M0.1%-26.0%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/21/2022California State Teachers Retirement System78,465$38.38M0.1%-2.1%0.155%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/18/2022River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP2,260$0.89M0.2%+25.6%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/18/2022National Pension Service62,973$30.66M0.1%-5.1%0.125%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2022CENTRAL TRUST Co619$0.30M0.0%-7.1%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2022M&T Bank Corp12,967$6.35M0.0%-2.7%0.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2022Grandeur Peak Global Advisors LLC3,149$1.54M0.1%-13.1%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Tealwood Asset Management Inc.3,061$1.50M0.8%-1.4%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC14,003$6.85M0.0%+4.5%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Glenmede Trust Co. NA8,519$4.17M0.0%+0.6%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Captrust Financial Advisors8,691$4.25M0.0%+4.9%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund1,623$0.79M0.1%+10.6%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Kentucky Retirement Systems3,544$1.73M0.1%+11.2%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Almanack Investment Partners LLC.64$31K0.0%N/A0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Alpha DNA Investment Management LLC1,201$0.59M0.5%-46.3%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC4,913$2.40M0.0%-9.2%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Fred Alger Management LLC1,199$0.59M0.0%+64.9%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Mather Group LLC.411$0.20M0.0%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd.13,977$6.84M0.4%+23.2%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co4,848$2.37M0.1%+7.8%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC1,766$0.86M0.1%-12.5%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC28,134$13.76M0.0%-36.9%0.056%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Neuberger Berman Group LLC225,808$110.46M0.1%-14.7%0.447%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022WA Asset Management LLC629$0.31M0.0%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Alliancebernstein L.P.163,647$80.05M0.0%-21.2%0.324%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022State Street Corp2,192,981$1.07B0.1%+3.8%4.340%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Dana Investment Advisors Inc.19,645$9.61M0.5%-16.8%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Peninsula Asset Management Inc.6,814$3.33M2.1%-1.7%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio27,306$13.36M0.1%-0.3%0.054%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Algert Global LLC2,894$1.42M0.1%-13.4%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Castellan Group4,095$2M1.6%+44.4%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP2,260$0.89M0.1%+25.6%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado6,578$3.22M0.0%+29.7%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Railway Pension Investments Ltd94,016$45.99M0.5%+3.0%0.186%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Colony Group LLC26,159$12.80M0.2%-0.1%0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV2,913$1.43M0.0%+21.8%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Summit Global Investments5,919$2.90M0.3%-0.4%0.012%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Thrivent Financial for Lutherans2,706$1.32M0.0%+42.6%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Two Sigma Advisers LP600$0.29M0.0%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Two Sigma Investments LP29,941$14.65M0.0%+1,038.9%0.059%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Teza Capital Management LLC1,142$0.56M0.1%+15.6%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Trexquant Investment LP11,062$5.41M0.2%+1,781.3%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.372,077$182.02M0.1%-3.1%0.736%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Utah Retirement Systems8,151$3.99M0.1%+0.4%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Vanguard Group Inc.5,558,676$2.72B0.1%+2.1%11.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Pathstone Family Office LLC4,213$2.06M0.0%+3.6%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Prelude Capital Management LLC495$0.24M0.0%-39.3%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD57,548$28.15M0.0%+4.0%0.114%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Pearl River Capital LLC1,574$0.77M0.1%+46.4%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Petrus Trust Company LTA499$0.24M0.0%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Principle Wealth Partners LLC2,928$1.43M0.1%-5.8%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Q3 Asset Management1,816$0.89M0.7%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Quadrature Capital Ltd11,961$5.85M0.2%-22.2%0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Quantamental Technologies LLC4,327$2.12M0.8%-3.3%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Logan Capital Management Inc.2,648$1.30M0.1%+9.4%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Lido Advisors LLC3,827$1.87M0.0%+30.2%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt6,759$3.31M0.4%-19.3%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Longview Partners Guernsey LTD976,799$477.84M4.1%-23.8%1.933%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Marietta Investment Partners LLC10,582$6.28M1.9%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022EHP Funds Inc.8,370$4.10M0.8%+111.4%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Enterprise Financial Services Corp438$0.21M0.2%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022ETF Managers Group LLC1,334$0.65M0.0%+4.4%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Echo Street Capital Management LLC1,849$0.91M0.0%-20.7%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Edgestream Partners L.P.2,294$1.12M0.1%+299.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Engineers Gate Manager LP924$0.45M0.0%-40.8%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Ensign Peak Advisors Inc13,929$6.81M0.0%+12.9%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Estabrook Capital Management600$0.29M0.1%-25.0%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Ethic Inc.5,014$2.45M0.2%+13.8%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Federated Hermes Inc.6,423$3.14M0.0%+1,694.1%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022First Trust Advisors LP64,410$31.51M0.0%-8.0%0.127%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Fiduciary Group LLC1,490$0.91M0.1%-1.9%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Financial Advocates Investment Management812$0.40M0.0%+22.7%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Formidable Asset Management LLC3,591$1.91M0.4%-3.1%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Baker Avenue Asset Management LP1,048$0.51M0.0%+66.6%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Bank of New York Mellon Corp377,182$184.51M0.0%+1.5%0.746%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Bayesian Capital Management LP613$0.30M0.1%-56.6%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Belpointe Asset Management LLC877$0.43M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022BlackRock Inc.3,965,370$1.94B0.1%-1.5%7.848%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec40,389$19.76M0.1%+13.4%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Carlson Capital L P20,400$9.98M0.8%N/A0.040%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022CI Investments Inc.561$0.27M0.0%+8.3%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Cigna Investments Inc. New559$0.27M0.1%-3.5%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Commonwealth Equity Services LLC8,372$4.10M0.0%+13.4%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Horizon Investments LLC2,506$1.22M0.0%+30.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022United Capital Financial Advisers LLC4,979$2.44M0.0%-40.2%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Israel Discount Bank of New York843$0.41M0.3%-10.0%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC6,592$3.23M0.2%+29.9%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Macquarie Group Ltd.41,248$20.18M0.0%-23.3%0.082%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Royal Bank of Canada128,966$63.09M0.0%+39.5%0.255%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Baader Bank Aktiengesellschaft19,875$9.72M0.8%+1,372.2%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Allstate Corp1,096$0.54M0.0%-39.2%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Eaton Vance Management29,548$14.45M0.0%+11.5%0.058%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022LMR Partners LLP950$0.47M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Virtus ETF Advisers LLC1,435$0.70M0.3%-2.2%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

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W.W. Grainger logo
W.W. Grainger, Inc. operates as a supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products (MRO), with operations also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It operates through two segments: United States and Canada. The United States segment offers a selection of MRO products and services through its eCommerce platforms, catalogs, branches and sales and service representatives. The Canada segment provides a combination of product breadth, local availability, speed of delivery, detailed product information and competitively priced products and services. The company was founded by William Wallace Grainger in 1928 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL.
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Today's Range

Now: $578.14
Low: $576.37
High: $590.55

50 Day Range

MA: $556.70
Low: $486.90
High: $608.38

52 Week Range

Now: $578.14
Low: $440.48
High: $612.06

Volume

6,203 shs

Average Volume

266,557 shs

Market Capitalization

$29.21 billion

P/E Ratio

20.67

Dividend Yield

1.14%

Beta

1.22

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of W.W. Grainger?

W.W. Grainger's top insider shareholders include:
  1. Donald G Macpherson (CEO)
  2. John L Howard (VP)
  3. Paige K Robbins (VP)
  4. Deidra C Merriwether (CFO)
  5. Laurie R Thomson (VP)
Learn More about top insider investors at W.W. Grainger.

Who are the major institutional investors of W.W. Grainger?

W.W. Grainger's top institutional shareholders include:
  1. Vanguard Group Inc. — 11.00%
  2. BlackRock Inc. — 7.85%
  3. State Street Corp — 4.34%
  4. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD — 1.93%
  5. Nuveen Asset Management LLC — 1.09%
  6. Coho Partners Ltd. — 0.91%
Learn More about top institutional investors of W.W. Grainger stock.

Which major investors are selling W.W. Grainger stock?

In the last quarter, GWW stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD
  2. Intech Investment Management LLC
  3. BlackRock Inc.
  4. Assenagon Asset Management S.A.
  5. Alliancebernstein L.P.
  6. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.
  7. Neuberger Berman Group LLC
  8. Nordea Investment Management AB
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold W.W. Grainger company stock include:
  1. Donald G Macpherson (CEO)
  2. John L Howard (VP)
  3. Paige K Robbins (VP)
  4. Deidra C Merriwether (CFO)
  5. Laurie R Thomson (VP)
Learn More investors selling W.W. Grainger stock.

Which major investors are buying W.W. Grainger stock?

Within the last quarter, GWW stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Renaissance Technologies LLC
  2. Vanguard Group Inc.
  3. Nomura Holdings Inc.
  4. State Street Corp
  5. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky
  6. Royal Bank of Canada
  7. Interval Partners LP
  8. Two Sigma Investments LP
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