NYSE:SHW - Sherwin-Williams Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$387.47 -4.08 (-1.04 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 11:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$391.55
Today's Range$387.20 - $395.02
52-Week Range$355.28 - $479.64
Volume99,621 shs
Average Volume752,491 shs
Market Capitalization$36.59 billion
P/E Ratio27.15
Dividend Yield0.88%
Beta1.38
The Sherwin-Williams Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells paints, coatings, and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The company operates in three segments: The Americas Group, Consumer Brands Group, and Performance Coatings Group. The Americas Group segment offers architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, as well as OEM product finishes and related products through dealers, home centers, distributors, hardware stores, and other retailers. As of December 31, 2017, this segment operated 4,620 company-operated specialty paint stores. The Consumer Brands Group segment provides architectural paints, stains, varnishes, industrial products, wood finish products, wood preservatives, applicators, corrosion inhibitors, aerosols, caulks, and adhesives. The Performance Coatings Group segment offers industrial coatings for wood finishing and general industrial applications, automotive refinish products, protective and marine coatings, coil and packaging coatings, and performance-based resins and colorants; and specialty coatings through direct sales staff and outside sales representatives to retailers, dealers, jobbers, licensees, and other third party distributors. This segment operated 290 company-operated branches. The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Building materials, hardware, garden supply & mobile home dealers
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNYSE:SHW
Previous Symbol
CUSIP82434810
Phone216-566-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.19
Current Ratio1.04
Quick Ratio0.66

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.15
Forward P/E Ratio20.28
P/E Growth1.6

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.98 billion
Price / Sales2.42
Cash Flow$20.2652 per share
Price / Cash Flow19.12
Book Value$39.48 per share
Price / Book9.81

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$14.27
Net Income$1.77 billion
Net Margins10.92%
Return on Equity45.22%
Return on Assets8.49%

Miscellaneous

Employees52,695
Outstanding Shares93,630,000
Market Cap$36.59 billion
OptionableOptionable

Sherwin-Williams (NYSE:SHW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sherwin-Williams' stock symbol?

Sherwin-Williams trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SHW."

How often does Sherwin-Williams pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sherwin-Williams?

Sherwin-Williams announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.86 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $3.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. View Sherwin-Williams' Dividend History.

How were Sherwin-Williams' earnings last quarter?

Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The specialty chemicals company reported $5.68 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.71 by $0.03. The specialty chemicals company earned $4.73 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.78 billion. Sherwin-Williams had a net margin of 10.92% and a return on equity of 45.22%. View Sherwin-Williams' Earnings History.

When is Sherwin-Williams' next earnings date?

Sherwin-Williams is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sherwin-Williams.

What guidance has Sherwin-Williams issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sherwin-Williams updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $19.05-19.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $19.24.

What price target have analysts set for SHW?

22 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sherwin-Williams' stock. Their predictions range from $410.00 to $553.00. On average, they anticipate Sherwin-Williams' stock price to reach $470.3684 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sherwin-Williams.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sherwin-Williams?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sherwin-Williams in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings, 13 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sherwin-Williams.

Has Sherwin-Williams been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SHW stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sherwin-Williams earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Sherwin-Williams?

Sherwin-Williams saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,735,319 shares, an increase of 63.8% from the October 15th total of 1,059,499 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,200,144 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Sherwin-Williams' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Sherwin-Williams' key competitors?

Who are Sherwin-Williams' key executives?

Sherwin-Williams' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John G. Morikis, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Allen J. Mistysyn, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Sean P. Hennessy, Sr. VP of Corp. Planning, Devel. & Admin. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Joel D. Baxter, Pres & GM of Global Supply Chain Div of Consumer Group (Age 57)
  • Ms. Mary L. Garceau, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 45)

Who are Sherwin-Williams' major shareholders?

Sherwin-Williams' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.59%), BlackRock Inc. (5.75%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.99%), FMR LLC (3.83%), Capital World Investors (3.73%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.43%). Company insiders that own Sherwin-Williams stock include Allen J Mistysyn, Catherine M Kilbane, Christopher M Connor, David F Hodnik, Jane M Cronin, Joel D Baxter, John G Morikis, John M Stropki, Peter J Ippolito, Robert J Davisson, Robert J Wells, Susan J Kropf and Thomas P Gilligan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sherwin-Williams.

Which institutional investors are selling Sherwin-Williams stock?

SHW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Sirios Capital Management L P, Winslow Capital Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Mackenzie Financial Corp, BlackRock Inc. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Sherwin-Williams company stock in the last year include David F Hodnik, Jane M Cronin, Joel D Baxter, John G Morikis, Peter J Ippolito, Susan J Kropf and Thomas P Gilligan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sherwin-Williams.

Which institutional investors are buying Sherwin-Williams stock?

SHW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, FMR LLC, Capital World Investors, Prudential Financial Inc., AustralianSuper Pty Ltd, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Alliancebernstein L.P. and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sherwin-Williams.

How do I buy shares of Sherwin-Williams?

Shares of SHW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sherwin-Williams' stock price today?

One share of SHW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $387.63.

How big of a company is Sherwin-Williams?

Sherwin-Williams has a market capitalization of $36.59 billion and generates $14.98 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.77 billion in net income (profit) each year or $14.27 on an earnings per share basis. Sherwin-Williams employs 52,695 workers across the globe.

What is Sherwin-Williams' official website?

The official website for Sherwin-Williams is http://www.sherwin-williams.com.

How can I contact Sherwin-Williams?

Sherwin-Williams' mailing address is 101 WEST PROSPECT AVE, CLEVELAND OH, 44115. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 216-566-2000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sherwin-Williams (NYSE SHW)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  621 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  630 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,251
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sherwin-Williams and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SHW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SHW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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