NYSE:SHW - Sherwin-Williams Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $428.03 -2.24 (-0.52 %) (As of 03/20/2019 01:21 PM ET)Previous Close$430.27Today's Range$427.26 - $432.7052-Week Range$355.28 - $479.64Volume175,470 shsAverage Volume620,353 shsMarket Capitalization$39.67 billionP/E Ratio23.10Dividend Yield1.05%Beta1.27 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Sherwin-Williams Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells paints, coatings, and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers. It operates in three segments: The Americas Group, Consumer Brands Group, and Performance Coatings Group. The Americas Group segment offers architectural paints and coatings, and protective and marine products, as well as OEM product finishes and related products for architectural and industrial paint contractors and do-it-yourself homeowners. The Consumer Brands Group segment provides branded and private-label architectural paints, stains, varnishes, industrial products, wood finishes products, wood preservatives, applicators, corrosion inhibitors, aerosols, caulks, and adhesives to retailers and distributors. The Performance Coatings Group segment develops and sells industrial coatings for wood finishing and general industrial applications, automotive refinish products, protective and marine coatings, coil coatings, packaging coatings, and performance-based resins and colorants. It serves retailers, dealers, jobbers, licensees, and other third-party distributors through its branches and direct sales staff, as well as through outside sales representatives. The company has operations primarily in North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, and Australia. As of February 19, 2019, it operated approximately 4,900 company-operated stores and facilities. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. Receive SHW News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SHW and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. 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 CIK89800 Webwww.sherwin-williams.com Phone216-566-2000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.33 Current Ratio1.01 Quick Ratio0.59Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.10 Forward P/E Ratio20.16 P/E Growth1.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$17.53 billion Price / Sales2.26 Cash Flow$25.1044 per share Price / Cash Flow17.05 Book Value$39.85 per share Price / Book10.74Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$18.53 Net Income$1.11 billion Net Margins6.32% Return on Equity46.48% Return on Assets8.84%Miscellaneous Employees53,368 Outstanding Shares92,680,000Market Cap$39.67 billion Next Earnings Date4/23/2019 (Estimated) 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 Thursday, February 14th. Investors of record on Monday, February 25th will be paid a dividend of $1.13 per share on Friday, March 8th. This represents a $4.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 22nd. This is an increase from Sherwin-Williams's previous quarterly dividend of $0.86. View Sherwin-Williams' Dividend History. How were Sherwin-Williams' earnings last quarter? Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 31st. The specialty chemicals company reported $3.54 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.56 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company earned $4.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.05 billion. Sherwin-Williams had a net margin of 6.32% and a return on equity of 46.48%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $3.16 earnings per share. View Sherwin-Williams' Earnings History. When is Sherwin-Williams' next earnings date? Sherwin-Williams is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sherwin-Williams. What guidance has Sherwin-Williams issued on next quarter's earnings? Sherwin-Williams updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $20.40-$21.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $21.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $18.23-$18.75 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.44 billion.Sherwin-Williams also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $20.40-21.40 EPS. What price target have analysts set for SHW? 22 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Sherwin-Williams' stock. Their forecasts range from $405.00 to $553.00. On average, they anticipate Sherwin-Williams' share price to reach $463.70 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.3% 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 7 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sherwin-Williams. Has Sherwin-Williams been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about SHW stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sherwin-Williams earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Sherwin-Williams' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Sherwin-Williams include Fastenal (FAST), Ferguson (FERGY), Tractor Supply (TSCO), TITAN Cem Co S/ADR (TITCY), GrowGeneration (GRWG), AeroGrow International (AERO) and Ferguson (FERGD). What other stocks do shareholders of Sherwin-Williams own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sherwin-Williams investors own include Visa (V), Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Starbucks (SBUX), Mcdonald's (MCD), Mastercard (MA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Boeing (BA), Alphabet (GOOG) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH). Who are Sherwin-Williams' key executives? Sherwin-Williams' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John G. Morikis, Chairman & CEO (Age 56)Mr. David B. Sewell, Pres & COO (Age 50)Mr. Allen J. Mistysyn, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 50)Mr. Peter J. Ippolito, Pres of The Americas Group (Age 55)Mr. Aaron M. Erter, Pres of Performance Coatings Group (Age 45) Who are Sherwin-Williams' major shareholders? Sherwin-Williams' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.80%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.92%), FMR LLC (2.68%), Fiera Capital Corp (1.50%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.38%) and Brown Advisory Inc. (1.05%). Company insiders that own Sherwin-Williams stock include Allen J Mistysyn, Catherine M Kilbane, 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 major investors are selling Sherwin-Williams stock? SHW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Scharf Investments LLC, State Treasurer State of Michigan, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Principal Financial Group Inc. and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. Company insiders that have sold Sherwin-Williams company stock in the last year include Allen J Mistysyn, 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 major investors are buying Sherwin-Williams stock? SHW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, American Century Companies Inc., Marsico Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Bank of Montreal Can, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT and Findlay Park Partners LLP. 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 $428.01. How big of a company is Sherwin-Williams? Sherwin-Williams has a market capitalization of $39.67 billion and generates $17.53 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.11 billion in net income (profit) each year or $18.53 on an earnings per share basis. Sherwin-Williams employs 53,368 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 639 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 652 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,291MarketBeat'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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do taxes affect a CDs total return?