W.W. Grainger (GWW +4.1%) shares sport solid gains after sales jumped 17% Y/Y in January with...

|About: W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW)|By:, SA News Editor

W.W. Grainger (GWW +4.1%) shares sport solid gains after sales jumped 17% Y/Y in January with help from acquisitions and stronger volume. The supplier of industrial goods ranging from lighting to janitorial products has posted strong results recently, including Q4, as it attracts businesses and institutions looking to consolidate suppliers and reduce inventory.