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W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW)
PEG Ratio:
PE(NRI) Ratio / EBITDA 5-Y Growth
1.52 (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 21.50. W W Grainger Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 14.10%. Therefore, W W Grainger Inc's PEG for today is 1.52.

GWW' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 4.57
Current: 1.52

0.57
4.57

During the past 13 years, W W Grainger Inc's highest PEG was 4.57. The lowest was 0.57. And the median was 1.45.

GWW's PEGis ranked higher than
85% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GWW: 1.52 )

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)
=21.4974093264/14.10
=1.52

* 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

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
peg 1.991.471.180.721.051.401.401.481.501.66

W W Grainger Inc Quarterly Data

Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15
peg 1.481.601.731.591.501.461.531.521.660.00
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