The Sherwin-Williams Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.85 (+0.64 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume963,756 shs
Average Volume1.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$76.20 billion
P/E Ratio37.53
Dividend Yield0.77%
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About The Sherwin-Williams

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 December 31, 2021, it operated 4,774 company-operated stores. The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.


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The Sherwin-Williams (NYSE:SHW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Sherwin-Williams a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Sherwin-Williams in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" The Sherwin-Williams stock.
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Are investors shorting The Sherwin-Williams?

The Sherwin-Williams saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,090,000 shares, a drop of 27.0% from the May 31st total of 4,230,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,250,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Currently, 1.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is The Sherwin-Williams' next earnings date?

The Sherwin-Williams is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 26th 2021.
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How were The Sherwin-Williams' earnings last quarter?

The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 26th. The specialty chemicals company reported $2.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.68 by $0.03. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $5.38 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.39 billion. The Sherwin-Williams had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 66.09% and a net margin of 11.23%. The firm's revenue was up 16.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $7.10 EPS.
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How has The Sherwin-Williams' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

The Sherwin-Williams' stock was trading at $173.38 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SHW shares have increased by 66.9% and is now trading at $289.39.
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How often does The Sherwin-Williams pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Sherwin-Williams?

The Sherwin-Williams declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Friday, September 10th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 19th.
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Is The Sherwin-Williams a good dividend stock?

The Sherwin-Williams pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The Sherwin-Williams has been increasing its dividend for 42 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of The Sherwin-Williams is 26.86%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, The Sherwin-Williams will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.45% next year. This indicates that The Sherwin-Williams will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did The Sherwin-Williams' stock split? How did The Sherwin-Williams' stock split work?

The Sherwin-Williams's stock split before market open on Thursday, April 1st 2021. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, March 31st 2021. An investor that had 100 shares of The Sherwin-Williams stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

How will The Sherwin-Williams' stock buyback program work?

The Sherwin-Williams declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, February 17th 2021, which allows the company to repurchase 15,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

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

The Sherwin-Williams updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 9.15-9.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $9.23.

What price target have analysts set for SHW?

17 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for The Sherwin-Williams' shares. Their forecasts range from $235.00 to $800.00. On average, they anticipate The Sherwin-Williams' share price to reach $330.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are The Sherwin-Williams' key executives?

The Sherwin-Williams' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John G. Morikis, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58, Pay $5.68M)
  • Mr. David B. Sewell, Pres & COO (Age 52, Pay $2.4M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Allen J. Mistysyn, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 52, Pay $2.11M)
  • Ms. Mary L. Garceau, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Peter J. Ippolito, Sr. VP of Strategic Initiatives (Age 57, Pay $1.8M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. James R. Jaye, Sr. VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Karl Schmitt, Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Mr. Thomas P. Gilligan, Sr. VP of HR (Age 60)
  • Mr. Thomas C. Hablitzel, Sr. VP of Enterprise Strategic Accounts (Age 58)
  • Mr. Joel D. Baxter, Pres & GM of Global Supply Chain Division - Consumer Brands Group (Age 60)

What is John Morikis' approval rating as The Sherwin-Williams' CEO?

1,095 employees have rated The Sherwin-Williams CEO John Morikis on Glassdoor.com. John Morikis has an approval rating of 76% among The Sherwin-Williams' employees.

Who are some of The Sherwin-Williams' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Sherwin-Williams own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Sherwin-Williams investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Home Depot (HD), AbbVie (ABBV), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT), McDonald's (MCD), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Mastercard (MA) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is The Sherwin-Williams' stock symbol?

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

Who are The Sherwin-Williams' major shareholders?

The Sherwin-Williams' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.22%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.11%), Tran Capital Management L.P. (0.05%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.03%), Saybrook Capital NC (0.02%) and Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.02%). Company insiders that own The Sherwin-Williams stock include Aaron M Erter, Allen J Mistysyn, David B Sewell, David F Hodnik, Jane M Cronin, Joel D Baxter, John G Morikis, Justin T Binns, Peter J Ippolito, Peter J Ippolito, Susan J Kropf and Thomas P Gilligan.
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Which institutional investors are selling The Sherwin-Williams stock?

SHW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Albert D Mason Inc.. Company insiders that have sold The Sherwin-Williams company stock in the last year include Aaron M Erter, Allen J Mistysyn, David B Sewell, Jane M Cronin, John G Morikis, Justin T Binns, and Peter J Ippolito.
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Which institutional investors are buying The Sherwin-Williams stock?

SHW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Tran Capital Management L.P., Vigilant Capital Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Saybrook Capital NC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, BW Gestao de Investimentos Ltda., and Bright Rock Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of The 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The Sherwin-Williams' stock price today?

One share of SHW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $289.39.

How much money does The Sherwin-Williams make?

The Sherwin-Williams has a market capitalization of $76.20 billion and generates $18.36 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $2.03 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.19 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does The Sherwin-Williams have?

The Sherwin-Williams employs 61,031 workers across the globe.

Does The Sherwin-Williams have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of The Sherwin-Williams: Acquire Sourcing LLC, CTS National Corporation, Comex North America Inc., Compania Sherwin-Williams S.A. de C.V., Contract Transportation Systems Co., Deep Pride Limited, Dongguan Lilly Paint Industries Ltd, Duron, EPS (Shanghai) Trading Co. Ltd., EPS B.V., EPS Polidrox Industria e Comercio de Resinas Ltda, Geocel Holdings, Geocel Limited, Guangdong Valspar Paints Manufacturing Co Ltd., Guangdong Yuegang Dadi Paints Company Limited, Guardsman Australia Pty Limited, Guardsman Industries Limited, Inver East Med S.A., Inver France SAS, Inver GmbH, Inver Industrial Coating SRL, Inver Polska Spółka Z O.O, Inver Spa, Invercolor Bologna Srl, Invercolor Ltd, Invercolor Roma Srl, Invercolor Torino Srl, Invercolor Toscana Srl, Isocoat Tintas e Vernizes Ltda, Isva Vernici Srl, Jiangsu Pulanna Coating Co. Ltd., Leighs Paints, M.A. Bruder & Sons, Omega Specialty Products & Services LLC, Oy Sherwin-Williams Finland Ab, PT Sherwin-Williams Indonesia, PT Valspar Indonesia, Paint Sundry Brands, Pinturas Condor S.A., Pinturas Industriales S.A., Plasti-Kote Co. Inc., Plasti-kote Limited, Productos Quimicos y Pinturas S.A. de C.V., Quest Automotive Products UK Limited, Quetzal Pinturas S.A. de C.V., Resin Surfaces Limited, Ronseal (Ireland) Limited, SWIMC LLC, SWIPCO – Sherwin Williams do Brasil Propriedade, Sayerlack, Sherwin Williams Colombia S.A.S., Sherwin-Williams (Australia) Pty. Ltd., Sherwin-Williams (Belize) Limited, Sherwin-Williams (Caribbean) N.V., Sherwin-Williams (Ireland) Limited, Sherwin-Williams (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Sherwin-Williams (Nantong) Company Limited, Sherwin-Williams (S) Pte. Ltd., Sherwin-Williams (Shanghai) Limited, Sherwin-Williams (South China) Co. Ltd., Sherwin-Williams (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Sherwin-Williams (Vietnam) Limited, Sherwin-Williams (West Indies) Limited, Sherwin-Williams Argentina I.y C.S.A., Sherwin-Williams Aruba VBA, Sherwin-Williams Automotive Mexico S.de R.L.de C.V., Sherwin-Williams Balkan S.R.L., Sherwin-Williams Bel, Sherwin-Williams Benelux NV, Sherwin-Williams Canada Inc., Sherwin-Williams Cayman Islands Limited, Sherwin-Williams Chile S.A., Sherwin-Williams Coatings India Private Limited, Sherwin-Williams Coatings S.a r.l., Sherwin-Williams Czech Republic spol. s r.o, Sherwin-Williams Denmark A/S, Sherwin-Williams Deutschland GmbH, Sherwin-Williams Diversified Brands (Australia) Pty Ltd, Sherwin-Williams Diversified Brands Limited, Sherwin-Williams France Finishes SAS, Sherwin-Williams Italy S.r.l., Sherwin-Williams Luxembourg Investment Management Company S.a r.l., Sherwin-Williams Norway AS, Sherwin-Williams Paints Limited Liability Company, Sherwin-Williams Peru S.R.L., Sherwin-Williams Pinturas de Venezuela S.A., Sherwin-Williams Poland Sp. z o.o, Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings, Sherwin-Williams Realty Holdings Inc., Sherwin-Williams Services (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Sherwin-Williams Spain Coatings S.L., Sherwin-Williams Sweden AB, Sherwin-Williams Uruguay S.A., Sherwin-Williams do Brasil Industria e Comercio Ltda., Spanyc Paints Joint Stock Company, Syntema I Vaggeryd AB, TOB Becker Acroma Ukraine, Taiwan Valspar Co. Ltd., The Sherwin-Williams Acceptance Corporation, The Sherwin-Williams Headquarters Company, The Sherwin-Williams Manufacturing Company, The Sherwin-Williams US Licensing Company, The Valspar (Asia) Corporation Limited, The Valspar (Australia) Corporation Pty. Ltd., The Valspar (Finland) Corporation Oy, The Valspar (France) Corporation S.A.S., The Valspar (France) Research Corporation SAS, The Valspar (Germany) GmbH, The Valspar (Malaysia) Corporation Sdn Bhd, The Valspar (Nantes) Corporation S.A.S., The Valspar (Singapore) Corporation Pte. Ltd, The Valspar (South Africa) Corporation (Pty) Ltd, The Valspar (Spain) Corporation S.R.L., The Valspar (Switzerland) Corporation AG, The Valspar (Thailand) Corporation Ltd., The Valspar (UK) Corporation Limited, The Valspar (Vietnam) Corporation Ltd., The Valspar Corporation, The Valspar Corporation Limitada, UAB Sherwin-Williams Baltic, Valspar (India) Coatings Corporation Private Limited, Valspar (Shanghai) Management Co. Ltd., Valspar (Uruguay) Corporation S.A., Valspar (WPC) Pty Ltd, Valspar Aries Coatings S. de R.L. de C.V., Valspar Automotive (UK) Corporation Limited, Valspar Automotive Australia Pty Limited, Valspar B.V., Valspar Coatings (Guangdong) Co. Ltd., Valspar Coatings (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Valspar Coatings (Tianjin) Co. Ltd, Valspar D.o.o Beograd, Valspar Inc., Valspar Industries (Ireland) Ltd., Valspar Industries (Italy) S.r.l., Valspar Industries GmbH, Valspar LLC, Valspar Mexicana S.A. de C.V., Valspar Paint (Australia) Pty Ltd, Valspar Paint (NZ) Limited, Valspar Powder Coatings Limited, Valspar Rock Company Limited, Valspar Specialty Paints LLC, Vantaco Oy, and ZAO Sherwin-Williams.

When was The Sherwin-Williams founded?

The Sherwin-Williams was founded in 1866.

What is The Sherwin-Williams' official website?

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

Where are The Sherwin-Williams' headquarters?

The Sherwin-Williams is headquartered at 101 WEST PROSPECT AVE, CLEVELAND OH, 44115.

How can I contact The Sherwin-Williams?

The 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.

This page was last updated on 7/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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