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W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW)
PEG
1.36 (As of Today)

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. As of today, W W Grainger Inc's P/E (NRI) Ratio is 21.30. W W Grainger Inc's 5-year average EBITDA growth rate is 15.70%. Therefore, W W Grainger Inc's PEG for today is 1.36.

GWW' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 7.65
Current: 1.36

0.57
7.65

During the past 13 years, W W Grainger Inc's highest PEG was 7.65. The lowest was 0.57. And the median was 1.45.

GWW's PEGis ranked higher than
80% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GWW: 1.36 )

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)
=21.30/15.70
=1.36

* 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

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
peg 3.331.991.471.180.721.051.401.401.481.50

W W Grainger Inc Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
peg 1.321.521.481.601.731.591.501.461.531.52
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