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W.W. Grainger Shiller PE Ratio

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As of today (2020-08-07), W.W. Grainger's current share price is $346.59. W.W. Grainger's E10 for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 was $11.80. W.W. Grainger's Shiller PE Ratio for today is 29.37.

NYSE:GWW' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.04   Med: 28.45   Max: 41.93
Current: 29.38

17.04
41.93

During the past years, W.W. Grainger's highest Shiller PE Ratio was 41.93. The lowest was 17.04. And the median was 28.45.

NYSE:GWW's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 108 Companies
in the Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.04 vs. NYSE:GWW: 29.38 )

E10 is a concept invented by Prof. Robert Shiller, who uses E10 for his Shiller PE Ratio calculation. E10 is the average of the inflation adjusted earnings of a company over the past 10 years.

W.W. Grainger's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Jun. 2020 was $2.100. Add all the adjusted EPS for the past 10 years together and divide 10 will get our E10, which is $11.80 for the trailing ten years ended in Jun. 2020.

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W.W. Grainger Shiller PE Ratio Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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W.W. Grainger Annual Data
Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Shiller PE Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 24.02 25.45 24.26 26.71 28.94

W.W. Grainger Quarterly Data
Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20
Shiller PE Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 23.53 25.54 28.94 21.08 26.63

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


W.W. Grainger Shiller PE Ratio Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where W.W. Grainger's Shiller PE Ratio falls into.



W.W. Grainger Shiller PE Ratio Calculation

For Shiller PE Ratio, the earnings of the past 10 years are inflation-adjusted and averaged. The result is used for P/E calculation. Since it looks at the average over the last 10 years, the Shiller PE Ratio is also called PE10.

The Shiller PE Ratio was first used by professor Robert Shiller to measure the valuation of the overall market. The same calculation is applied here to individual companies.

W.W. Grainger's Shiller PE Ratio for today is calculated as

Shiller PE Ratio=Share Price/ E10
=346.59/11.8
=29.37

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

W.W. Grainger's E10 for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 is calculated as:

For example, W.W. Grainger's adjusted earnings per share data for the three months ended in Jun. 2020 was:

Adj_EPS=Earnings per Share (Diluted)/CPI of Jun. 2020 (Change)*Current CPI (Jun. 2020)
=2.1/108.1754*108.1754
=2.100

Current CPI (Jun. 2020) = 108.1754.

W.W. Grainger Quarterly Data

Earnings per Share (Diluted) CPI Adj_EPS
201009 2.060 92.277 2.415
201012 1.830 92.914 2.131
201103 2.180 94.890 2.485
201106 2.340 95.319 2.656
201109 2.510 95.529 2.842
201112 2.040 95.632 2.308
201203 2.570 97.075 2.864
201206 2.630 96.661 2.943
201209 2.150 97.595 2.383
201212 2.170 97.158 2.416
201303 2.940 98.107 3.242
201306 3.030 98.557 3.326
201309 2.950 98.536 3.239
201312 2.200 98.692 2.411
201403 3.070 100.023 3.320
201406 2.940 100.520 3.164
201409 3.300 100.176 3.564
201412 2.140 98.604 2.348
201503 3.070 99.824 3.327
201506 3.250 100.691 3.492
201509 2.920 100.346 3.148
201512 2.300 99.957 2.489
201603 2.980 100.947 3.193
201606 2.790 101.524 2.973
201609 3.050 101.988 3.235
201612 1.010 102.456 1.066
201703 2.930 103.167 3.072
201706 1.670 103.278 1.749
201709 2.790 104.070 2.900
201712 2.630 104.578 2.720
201803 4.070 105.708 4.165
201806 4.160 106.324 4.232
201809 1.820 106.695 1.845
201812 3.680 106.200 3.748
201903 4.480 107.818 4.495
201906 4.670 108.250 4.667
201909 4.250 108.577 4.234
201912 1.880 108.841 1.869
202003 3.190 108.173 3.190
202006 2.100 108.175 2.100

Add all the adjusted EPS together and divide 10 will get our E10.

Please note that we use the CPI data of the country/region where the company is headquartered. If the CPI data for that country/region is not available, then we will use the CPI data of the United States as default.


W.W. Grainger  (NYSE:GWW) Shiller PE Ratio Explanation

Compared with the regular PE Ratio, which works poorly for cyclical businesses, the Shiller PE Ratio smoothed out the fluctuations of profit margins during business cycles. Therefore it is more accurate in reflecting the valuation of the company.

If a company has consistent business performance, the Shiller PE Ratio should give similar results to regular PE Ratio.

Compared with the PS Ratio, the Shiller PE Ratio makes the comparison between different industries more meaningful.


Be Aware

Shiller PE Ratio assumes that over the long term, businesses and profitability revert to their means. If a company's business model does not work in the future compared with the past, Shiller PE Ratio and PS Ratio will give false valuations.


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