NYSE:SHW - Sherwin-Williams Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $398.53 +4.00 (+1.01 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$398.53Today's Range$395.83 - $402.3152-Week Range$355.28 - $479.64Volume1.43 million shsAverage Volume743,328 shsMarket Capitalization$36.94 billionP/E Ratio27.93Dividend Yield0.87%Beta1.31 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 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. 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. As of October 25, 2018, the company operated approximately 4,900 company-operated stores and facilities. The Sherwin-Williams 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 Webwww.sherwin-williams.com Phone216-566-2000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.19 Current Ratio1.04 Quick Ratio0.66Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio27.93 Forward P/E Ratio21.50 P/E Growth1.42 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.98 billion Price / Sales2.49 Cash Flow$20.6492 per share Price / Cash Flow19.30 Book Value$39.48 per share Price / Book10.09Profitability 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 Shares93,630,000Market Cap$36.94 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 16th. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.86 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $3.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View Sherwin-Williams' Dividend History. How were Sherwin-Williams' earnings last quarter? Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The specialty chemicals company reported $5.68 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $5.71 by $0.03. The specialty chemicals company earned $4.73 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sherwin-Williams. What guidance has Sherwin-Williams issued on next quarter's earnings? Sherwin-Williams updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 15th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $18.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $19.05. What price target have analysts set for SHW? 22 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sherwin-Williams' stock. Their forecasts range from $405.00 to $553.00. On average, they expect Sherwin-Williams' share price to reach $459.2632 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.2% 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? Media coverage about SHW stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sherwin-Williams earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near 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), AeroGrow International (AERO), GrowGeneration (GRWG) and Ferguson (FERGD). Who are Sherwin-Williams' key executives? Sherwin-Williams' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John G. Morikis, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Mr. Allen J. Mistysyn, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 50)Mr. Joel D. Baxter, Pres & GM of Global Supply Chain Div of Consumer Group (Age 58)Ms. Mary L. Garceau, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)Mr. Robert J. Wells, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications & Public Affairs (Age 61) Who are Sherwin-Williams' major shareholders? Sherwin-Williams' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alta Capital Management LLC (0.14%), Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC (0.05%), Davis R M Inc. (0.05%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.04%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.04%) and Rockland Trust Co. (0.03%). 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 Sit Investment Associates Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Virtu Financial LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and CHICAGO TRUST Co NA. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV, Pensionfund Sabic, DNB Asset Management AS, Oakbrook Investments LLC, PFG Advisors, Vigilant Capital Management LLC and Davis R M Inc.. 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 $398.53. How big of a company is Sherwin-Williams? Sherwin-Williams has a market capitalization of $36.94 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 630 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 636 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,266MarketBeat'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 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Tariff?