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Shares of W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW) inched 0.81% higher to $605.47 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.36% to 4,003.58 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.18% to 34,098.10. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. W.W. Grainger Inc. closed $6.59 short of its 52-week high ($612.06), which the company achieved on November 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Fastenal Co. (FAST) rose 0.65% to $52.39, Watsco Inc. Cl B (WSO) rose 7.24% to $284.97, and Snap-On Inc. (SNA) rose 1.29% to $239.64. Trading volume (210,997) remained 151,313 below its 50-day average volume of 362,310.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 22, 2022.
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November 22, 2022 16:57 ET (21:57 GMT)
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