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April 16- Industrial tools provider W W Grainger Inc said on Thursday that its board had approved a plan to buy back $3 billion in shares over the next three years. W W Grainger had said earlier that it would buy back about $400 million in shares this year. The additional buyback will begin later this month and is expected to add 8- 12 cents per share to the company's...
April 16- Industrial tools provider W W Grainger Inc said on Thursday that its board had approved a plan to buy back $3 billion in shares over the next three years. The company, which supplies material handling equipment, plumbing supplies, and power and hand tools, said it would fund $1.2 billion of the buyback with cash and the remainder through debt.
W.W. Grainger on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $148.8 million.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
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Stocks finished near session highs Tuesday, recovering losses from their biggest one-day drop this year, boosted by a batch of upbeat earnings results and some better-than-expected economic reports.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
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