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GWW Ww Grainger PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Jun 20, 2024, the GWW stock has a PE ratio of 25.16. This is based on the current EPS of $36.38 and the stock price of $915.29 per share. An increase of 9% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 23.1 of the last 4 quarters.

GWW PE ratio history

How has GWW's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Ww Grainger over the last ten years is 22.26. The current 25.16 PE ratio is 13% above the historical average. Over the past ten years, GWW's PE ratio was at its highest in the Dec 2020 quarter at 31.7, with a price of $408.34 and an EPS of $12.88. The Sep 2019 quarter recorded the bottom point at 17.32, with a price of $297.15 and an EPS of $17.16.

Average
22.26
Median
21.79
Minimum
17.32
Maximum
31.7

Ww Grainger PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 44.09% in 2020

Maximum annual decrease: -29.17% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 22.77 23.68%
2022 18.41 -29.17%
2021 25.99 -18.01%
2020 31.7 44.09%
2019 22 7.68%
2018 20.43 -12.92%
2017 23.46 0.39%
2016 23.37 34.85%
2015 17.33 -21.19%
2014 21.99 -2.61%

GWW average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of GWW for the past years

Currently, GWW's PE ratio is greater than its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

3-year avg
22.09
5-year avg
22.91
10-year avg
22.26
15-year avg
21.33

GWW PE vs peers

What is GWW's PE ratio compared to its peers

GWW's PE ratio is lower than its peer stocks FAST and WSO, but it is greater than SNA's and WCC's. Ww Grainger is presently trading at a higher PE ratio (25.16) than its peer group average of 22.09.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
WCC Wesco International Inc 13.37 $8.34B
SNA Snap-on Inc 13.86 $14.16B
MSM Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc 14.08 $4.44B
GWW Ww Grainger Inc 25.16 $44.91B
FAST Fastenal Co 32.24 $37.28B
WSO Watsco Inc 36.91 $19.4B

Frequently asked questions

What is Ww Grainger's PE ratio?

As of Jun 20, 2024, GWW stock has a price to earnings ratio of 25.16.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Ww Grainger (GWW)?

As an average over the last 3 years, GWW stock has a PE ratio of 22.09.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Ww Grainger (GWW)?

As an average over the last 5 years, GWW stock has a PE ratio of 22.91.

What is the highest PE ratio for GWW?

In the last ten years, the Dec 2020 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 31.7.

How does the current PE ratio for GWW compare to its historical average?

GWW's current price to earnings ratio is 13% above its 10-year historical average.

How is GWW's PE ratio calculated (Ww Grainger PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Ww Grainger's stock price is $915.29. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $36.38. Therefore, Ww Grainger's P/E ratio for today is 25.16. PE RATIO(25.16) = STOCK PRICE($915.29) / TTM EPS($36.38)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.