Investing.com - WW Grainger reported on Thursday first quarter earnings that beat analysts' forecasts and revenue that topped expectations.
WW Grainger announced earnings per share of $7.07 on revenue of $3.65B. Analysts polled by Investing.com anticipated EPS of $6.12 on revenue of $3.5B.
WW Grainger shares are down 4% from the beginning of the year and are trading at $495.71 , down-from-52-week-high.They are outperforming the S&P 500 which is down 12.22% year to date.
WW Grainger follows other major Industrials sector earnings this month
WW Grainger's report follows an earnings beat by United Parcel Service on Tuesday, who reported EPS of $3.05 on revenue of $24.38B, compared to forecasts EPS of $2.89 on revenue of $23.82B.
Union Pacific had beat expectations on Thursday, April 21, 2022 with first quarter EPS of $2.57 on revenue of $5.86B, compared to forecast for EPS of $2.56 on revenue of $5.71B.
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