W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW) Dividend History

Grainger offers a breadth of MRO solutions by combining products, services, and information. The company tailors its capabilities toward the objective of providing the lowest total cost MRO solution to select customer groups. The Branch-based Distribution Businesses serve immediate and/or planned purchase MRO needs. The Digital Businesses offer a broad array of indirect materials and related information to meet the needs of businesses looking to reduce process costs through Internet-enabled solutions.

Last update 11/14/2018


Dividend Yield Summary

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dividends 3.59 4.17 4.59 4.83 5.06 1.28
Average Price 251.70 253.51 229.53 223.62 202.40 301.99
Yield 1.43% 1.64% 2.00% 2.16% 2.50% 0.42%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2018 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2018-11-08
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 10.02
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 5.44
Dividend Cover 1.84 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.87%
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.44%
6-Year Average Yield 1.61%
6-Year Dividend Change 51.53%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 8.59%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-11-04 - 2018-02-09) 102

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2018-02-09 $1.28
2017-11-10 $1.28
2017-08-10 $1.28
2017-05-04 $1.28
2017-02-09 $1.22
2016-11-09 $1.22
2016-08-04 $1.22
2016-05-05 $1.22
2016-02-04 $1.17
2015-11-05 $1.17
2015-08-06 $1.17
2015-05-07 $1.17
2015-02-05 $1.08
2014-11-06 $1.08
2014-08-07 $1.08
2014-05-08 $1.08
2014-02-06 $0.93
2013-11-06 $0.93
2013-08-08 $0.93
2013-05-09 $0.93
2013-02-07 $0.80
2012-11-07 $0.80
2012-08-09 $0.80
2012-05-10 $0.80
2012-02-09 $0.66
2011-11-09 $0.66
2011-08-04 $0.66
2011-05-05 $0.66
2011-02-10 $0.54
2010-09-01 $0.54
2010-06-01 $0.54
2010-03-01 $0.46
2009-12-01 $0.46
2009-09-01 $0.46
2008-09-01 $0.40
2008-06-01 $0.40
2008-02-07 $0.35
2007-11-07 $0.35
2007-08-09 $0.35
2007-05-10 $0.35
2007-02-08 $0.29
2006-11-09 $0.29
2006-08-10 $0.29
2006-05-04 $0.29
2006-02-09 $0.24
2005-11-09 $0.24
2005-08-04 $0.24
2005-05-05 $0.24
2005-02-03 $0.20
2004-11-04 $0.20
2004-08-05 $0.20
2004-05-06 $0.20
2004-02-05 $0.19
2003-11-06 $0.19
2003-08-07 $0.19
2003-05-08 $0.19
2003-02-06 $0.18
2002-11-06 $0.18
2002-08-08 $0.18
2002-05-02 $0.18
2002-02-07 $0.17
2001-11-07 $0.17
2001-08-09 $0.17
2001-05-03 $0.17
2001-02-08 $0.17
2000-11-02 $0.17
2000-08-10 $0.17
2000-05-04 $0.17
2000-02-03 $0.16
1999-11-04 $0.16
1999-08-12 $0.16
1999-05-06 $0.16
1999-02-04 $0.15
1998-11-05 $0.15
1998-08-06 $0.15
1998-05-07 $0.15
1998-02-05 $0.14
1997-11-06 $0.14
1997-08-07 $0.14
1997-05-08 $0.14
1997-02-06 $0.13
1996-11-07 $0.13
1996-08-15 $0.13
1996-05-02 $0.13
1996-02-08 $0.12
1995-11-02 $0.12
1995-08-10 $0.12
1995-05-02 $0.12
1995-01-31 $0.10
1994-11-01 $0.10
1994-08-09 $0.10
1994-05-03 $0.10
1994-02-01 $0.09
1993-11-02 $0.09
1993-08-10 $0.09
1993-05-04 $0.09
1993-02-02 $0.08
1992-11-03 $0.08
1992-08-04 $0.08
1992-05-05 $0.08
1992-02-04 $0.08
1991-11-04 $0.08
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