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W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW)
PEG Ratio:
PE(NRI) Ratio / EBITDA 5-Y Growth
1.26 (As of Today)

PEG is defined as the P/E (NRI) Ratio divided by the growth ratio. The growth rate we use is the 5-year average EBITDA growth rate. As of today, W W Grainger Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 17.76. W W Grainger Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 14.10%. Therefore, W W Grainger Inc's PEG for today is 1.26.

GWW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58   Max: 3.07
Current: 1.28

0.58
3.07

During the past 13 years, W W Grainger Inc's highest PEG was 3.07. The lowest was 0.58. And the median was 1.46.

GWW's PEG is ranked lower than
63% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. GWW: 1.28 )

Peter Lynch thinks a company with a P/E (NRI) ratio equal to its growth rate is fairly valued.


Definition

PEG is defined as the P/E (NRI) Ratio divided by the growth ratio. The ratio we use is the 5-year average EBITDA growth rate.

W W Grainger Inc's PEG for today is calculated as

PEG=P/E (NRI) Ratio/EBITDA Growth Rate (5-year average)
=17.7615317668/14.10
=1.26

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

To compare stocks with different growth rates, Peter Lynch invented a ratio called PEG. PEG is defined as the P/E ratio divided by the growth ratio. He thinks a company with a P/E ratio equal to its growth rate is fairly valued. Still he said he would rather buy a company growing 20% a year with a P/E of 20, instead of a company growing 10% a year with a P/E of 10.


Related Terms

P/E (NRI) Ratio, Peter Lynch Fair Value


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

W W Grainger Inc Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
peg 1.441.240.731.041.381.371.481.561.590.00

W W Grainger Inc Quarterly Data

Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15
peg 1.651.561.491.531.501.591.591.691.740.00
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