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  • Revenues ($M)
    $9,973
  • Revenue Percent Change
    0.1%
  • Profits ($M)
    $769
  • Profits Percent Change
    -4.1%
  • Assets ($M)
    $5,858
  • Employees
    25,100
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $14,373
  • Previous Rank
    290
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    C+

The supplier company distributes maintenance, repair and operating equipment to businesses.

Company Info

CEO
Donald G. MacPherson
Sector
Wholesalers
Industry
Wholesalers: Diversified
HQ Location
Lake Forest, IL
Websitehttp://www.grainger.com
Years on Fortune 500 List22
Employees25,100

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,9730.1%
Profits ($M)$769-4.1%
Assets ($M)$5,858-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,267-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$14,373-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.7%
Profits as % of Assets13.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity33.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)11.58
EPS % Change (from 2014)1.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)10.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)11.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-18.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13%