Graco Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 4/6

Graco has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 11%, while the Machinery industry saw earnings growing at 8.9% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 7.8% per year. Graco's return on equity is 21.4%, and it has net margins of 23.1%.

Key information

11.0%

Earnings growth rate

10.7%

EPS growth rate

Machinery Industry Growth8.8%
Revenue growth rate7.8%
Return on equity21.4%
Net Margin23.1%
Last Earnings Update29 Mar 2024

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

Graco: Premium Player That Deserves A Premium Valuation

Jun 06

Is Graco (NYSE:GGG) A Risky Investment?

May 21
Is Graco (NYSE:GGG) A Risky Investment?

Some Investors May Be Worried About Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Returns On Capital

Apr 18
Some Investors May Be Worried About Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Returns On Capital

Graco Inc.'s (NYSE:GGG) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

Mar 28
Graco Inc.'s (NYSE:GGG) Price Is Out Of Tune With Earnings

Graco: Solid Business But Expensive And Non-Resilient

Mar 23

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)?

Mar 17
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)?

Is Now The Time To Put Graco (NYSE:GGG) On Your Watchlist?

Feb 12
Is Now The Time To Put Graco (NYSE:GGG) On Your Watchlist?

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Jan 29
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Graco: Many Reasons To Be Cautious

Jan 17

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.255

Jan 11
Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.255

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Reinvesting At Lower Rates Of Return

Jan 03
Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Reinvesting At Lower Rates Of Return

Graco Inc.'s (NYSE:GGG) Shareholders Might Be Looking For Exit

Dec 20
Graco Inc.'s (NYSE:GGG) Shareholders Might Be Looking For Exit

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Dec 07
Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

We Think Graco (NYSE:GGG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Nov 15
We Think Graco (NYSE:GGG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Graco: Good Near And Long-Term Growth Prospects

Nov 06

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Oct 19
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Capital Investments At Graco (NYSE:GGG) Point To A Promising Future

Sep 22
Capital Investments At Graco (NYSE:GGG) Point To A Promising Future

Does Graco (NYSE:GGG) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Sep 08
Does Graco (NYSE:GGG) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Graco: A Good Long-Term Bet

Aug 26

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Aug 14
Graco (NYSE:GGG) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

When Should You Buy Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)?

Jul 18
When Should You Buy Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)?

Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) Shares Could Be 20% Above Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Jun 20
Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) Shares Could Be 20% Above Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Graco: Future Looks Bright As Margins Expand

Jun 12

Here's Why We Think Graco (NYSE:GGG) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Jun 05
Here's Why We Think Graco (NYSE:GGG) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Graco: 2 Tales

May 28

Why You Should Care About Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Strong Returns On Capital

May 21
Why You Should Care About Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Strong Returns On Capital

These 4 Measures Indicate That Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Using Debt Safely

May 05
These 4 Measures Indicate That Graco (NYSE:GGG) Is Using Debt Safely

Calculating The Fair Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Mar 21
Calculating The Fair Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Does Graco (NYSE:GGG) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Mar 07
Does Graco (NYSE:GGG) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Graco declares $0.235 dividend

Feb 17

A Look Into Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Impressive Returns On Capital

Feb 08
A Look Into Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Impressive Returns On Capital

Graco Q4 2022 Earnings Preview

Jan 29

Is Graco (NYSE:GGG) A Risky Investment?

Jan 25
Is Graco (NYSE:GGG) A Risky Investment?

Graco: Good Growth Prospects At A Reasonable Valuation

Dec 19

Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.235

Dec 18
Graco's (NYSE:GGG) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.235

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Dec 07
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG)

Should You Be Adding Graco (NYSE:GGG) To Your Watchlist Today?

Nov 21
Should You Be Adding Graco (NYSE:GGG) To Your Watchlist Today?

Graco Remains On My Watchlist

Nov 11

At US$68.26, Is Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) Worth Looking At Closely?

Nov 09
At US$68.26, Is Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) Worth Looking At Closely?

Capital Investment Trends At Graco (NYSE:GGG) Look Strong

Oct 23
Capital Investment Trends At Graco (NYSE:GGG) Look Strong

Graco (NYSE:GGG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Oct 08
Graco (NYSE:GGG) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Graco makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:GGG Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
29 Mar 242,15850047784
29 Dec 232,19650747683
29 Sep 232,18452342783
30 Jun 232,19050642183
31 Mar 232,17948940681
30 Dec 222,14446140680
30 Sep 222,12845542578
01 Jul 222,06944243278
01 Apr 222,02843545179
31 Dec 211,98844043580
24 Sep 211,91843440680
25 Jun 211,87144539178
26 Mar 211,73136336875
25 Dec 201,65033036172
25 Sep 201,59230135570
26 Jun 201,55327135769
27 Mar 201,61533037068
27 Dec 191,64634437368
27 Sep 191,64033338567
28 Jun 191,65634138866
29 Mar 191,65234239064
28 Dec 181,65334139163
28 Sep 181,62230439363
29 Jun 181,58628738962
30 Mar 181,54127737460
29 Dec 171,47525236359
29 Sep 171,44911234659
30 Jun 171,3969133859
31 Mar 171,3656234260
30 Dec 161,3294134560
23 Sep 161,30619834059
24 Jun 161,29819533859
25 Mar 161,28531632958
25 Dec 151,28634632459
25 Sep 151,26734132359
26 Jun 151,25135031858
27 Mar 151,23824431456
26 Dec 141,22122630454
26 Sep 141,18722129054
27 Jun 141,16121828653
28 Mar 141,12520927952
27 Dec 131,10421127651
27 Sep 131,08620827450
28 Jun 131,06518926250

Quality Earnings: GGG has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GGG's current net profit margins (23.1%) are higher than last year (22.4%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GGG's earnings have grown by 11% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GGG's earnings growth over the past year (2.3%) is below its 5-year average (11% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GGG earnings growth over the past year (2.3%) did not outperform the Machinery industry 14.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: GGG's Return on Equity (21.4%) is considered high.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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