Grainger Increases Quarterly Dividend 6%

April 25, 2018 Grainger Increases Quarterly Dividend 6%

W.W. Grainger, Inc. has increased the quarterly dividend on its common stock 6.3 percent to US$1.36 per share.

The dividend―$5.44 annualized with a yield of 1.96 percent―is payable June 1 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 14. Grainger has paid an increased dividend to shareholders without interruption for 47 consecutive years.

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W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair, and operating products serving businesses and institutions in North America with an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit