Assetmark Inc. now owns 489 shares of the company's stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 76 shares during the period. The institutional investor held 51,320 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $9.23M, up from 41,570 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bsw Wealth Partners who had been investing in Grainger W W Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.56B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $15.8. About 333,513 shares traded.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE: GWW), is in the industry Industrial Equipment Wholesale. It has underperformed by 37.85% the S&P500.
Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Zoetis Inc (ZTS) by 1238% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Compton Capital Management Inc bought 2,475 shares as the company's stock declined 9.68% while stock markets rallied. The industrial products company reported $2.90 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.56 by $0.34. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Arc Document Solutions Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $113.82M market cap company. The stock increased 2.58% or $5.97 during the last trading session, reaching $237.72. About 677,764 shares traded. General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) has risen 36.41% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.89% the S&P500. Its up 0.18, from 0.8 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 52 investors sold GD shares while 313 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 304 raised stakes. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust has 169,872 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Regions Financial holds 3,660 shares. Its down 30.13% from 2.71 million shares previously. Alphamark Limited stated it has 0.01% in General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD). Sirios Capital Management L P owns 786,542 shares or 8.07% of their U.S. portfolio. Moreover, Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund has 0.05% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. Exane Derivatives holds 0.02% or 561 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:GWW). Vident Inv Advisory Ltd Liability accumulated 0.04% or 4,296 shares. The United Kingdom-based Troy Asset Management Ltd has invested 5.21% in the stock.
In related news, Chairman James T. Ryan sold 65,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 3rd. Nomura Inc has 0.05% invested in General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) for 126,946 shares. Horizon Kinetics Ltd Llc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) for 1,328 shares. Bancorporation Of Montreal Can invested in 47,614 shares or 0.01% of the stock.
Among 13 analysts covering Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, July 19 with "Hold". The rating was downgraded by IBC on Monday, October 24 to "Sector Perform". Jefferies maintained General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) rating on Monday, January 8. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) earned "Sell" rating by Citigroup on Friday, September 23. Robert W. Baird maintained it with "Hold" rating and $180.0 target in Tuesday, October 3 report. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 12 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. As per Friday, October 13, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. Therefore 11% are positive. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $3.06 EPS. analysts expect that W W Grainger Inc will post 10.71 earnings per share for the current year. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, October 1 with "Buy".
Among 24 analysts covering Amgen Inc. (NYSE:GWW) for 600 shares. Stifel Nicolaus has "Hold" rating and $194.0 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, November 16 by Evercore. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sell" rating and $209 target in Wednesday, April 12 report. (NYSE:GWW) for 1,548 shares. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, January 27 with "Hold". (NYSE:GWW) rating on Monday, August 21. Royal Bank of Canada upped their target price on shares of W W Grainger from $145.00 to $146.00 and gave the company an "underperform" rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. The stock has "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, April 5.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2017 Q3. It is positive, as 62 investors sold GWW shares while 157 reduced holdings. Assetmark Inc. raised its stake in W.W. Grainger by 18.4% in the third quarter. Clearbridge Investments Ltd invested 0.28% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) or 346 shares. Tower Capital Limited Liability Corp (Trc) invested 0% of its portfolio in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Veritable Limited Partnership stated it has 4,977 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Finally, Virtus Investment Advisers Inc. purchased a new stake in W.W. Grainger during the third quarter worth $183,000. (NYSE:GWW). Federated Pa has invested 0.06% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. Flossbach Von Storch Ag accumulated 16,100 shares. Ltd Company reported 0.01% stake. After $2.90 actual earnings per share reported by W.W. Grainger, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -24.83% negative EPS growth. (NYSE:GWW). Cwm Ltd Liability Corp has 152 shares. Gyroscope Capital Mngmt Gp Limited Liability Corporation reported 2.87% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. 2,509 are held by Wetherby Asset Incorporated.
Since October 20, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $109,569 activity. Tapia Eric R also sold $39,569 worth of W.W. Grainger, Inc.
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