Grainger’s 4th-Quarter Sales Increase 5%

January 24, 2019 Grainger’s 4th-Quarter Sales Increase 5%

W.W. Grainger, Inc. has reported fourth-quarter sales of US$2.8 billion, an increase of 5 percent year-over-year.

Grainger’s reported operating earnings for the quarter were $290 million, up 23 percent compared to the same time period last year. The company’s earnings per share were $3.68, a 40 percent increase from the fourth quarter of 2017.

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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. It has an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit