Technical Analysis for GWW - W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 316.62 1.54% 4.81
GWW closed up 1.54 percent on Friday, February 15, 2019, on 58 percent of normal volume. The stock crossed above its 200 day moving average, improving its long-term outlook by crossing above that critical trendline. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical GWW trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 15 Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Feb 15 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Feb 14 Fell Below 200 DMA Bearish 1.54%
Feb 14 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.54%
Feb 14 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.54%
Feb 14 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 1.54%
Feb 13 Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 1.06%
Feb 13 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 1.06%
Feb 13 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.06%

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Profile
W.W. Grainger, Inc. engages in the distribution of maintenance, repair, and operating supplies, as well as other related products and services for businesses and institutions primarily in the United States and Canada. The company provides material handling equipment, safety and security supplies, lighting and electrical products, power and hand tools, pumps and plumbing supplies, cleaning and maintenance supplies, forestry and agriculture equipment, building and home inspection supplies, vehicle and fleet components, fasteners, instruments, welding and shop equipment, and various other items for facilities maintenance market; and services comprising inventory management and energy efficiency solutions. It sells its products and services to small and medium-sized businesses, large corporations, government entities, and other institutions through local branches, sales representatives, catalogs, and the Internet. The company also has operations in the Europe, Asia, and Latin America. W.W. Grainger, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in Lake Forest, Illinois.
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Is GWW a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 372.06
52 Week Low 248.75
Average Volume 566,079
200-Day Moving Average 313.4833
50-Day Moving Average 290.2358
20-Day Moving Average 300.848
10-Day Moving Average 306.671
Average True Range 7.3379
ADX 20.82
+DI 28.177
-DI 12.4392
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 294.7163
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 302.7237
Upper Bollinger Band 317.1604
Lower Bollinger Band 284.5356
Percent B (%b) 0.98
BandWidth 10.84428
MACD Line 6.4029
MACD Signal Line 4.7243
MACD Histogram 1.6786
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 18.04 Billion
Num Shares 57 Million
EPS 8.38
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 37.78
Price-to-Sales 1.12
Price-to-Book 6.03
PEG Ratio 6.61
Dividend 5.12
Dividend Yield 1.62%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 323.06
Resistance 3 (R3) 322.38 319.55 321.98
Resistance 2 (R2) 319.55 317.91 319.89 321.62
Resistance 1 (R1) 318.09 316.90 318.82 318.77 321.27
Pivot Point 315.26 315.26 315.63 315.60 315.26
Support 1 (S1) 313.80 313.62 314.53 314.48 311.97
Support 2 (S2) 310.97 312.61 311.31 311.62
Support 3 (S3) 309.51 310.97 311.26
Support 4 (S4) 310.19