WW Grainger Inc operates in the Electrical apparatus and equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares WW Grainger Inc with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Wesco International, Inc.
sales of $7.34 billion
of which 100%
was Electrical Products),
HD Supply Holdings Inc
of which 37%
was Facilities Maintenance), and
Anixter International Incorporated
of which 54%
WW Grainger Inc reported sales of $10.14 billion
December of 2016.
a very small
increase of 1.6%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $9.97 billion.
Sales at WW Grainger Inc have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 25%).
Sales of Other Businesses saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
34.1% in 2016, from
$1.41 billion to $1.88 billion.
Not all segments of WW Grainger Inc experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Canada fell 17.6% to $733.83 million.
WW Grainger Inc also experienced decreases in sales in
United States (down 1.2% to $7.87 billion)