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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.46
NYSE:SHW's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. NYSE:SHW: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:SHW' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.06 Max: 0.59
Current: 0.46
0
0.59
Equity-to-Asset 0.28
NYSE:SHW's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. NYSE:SHW: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:SHW' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.38 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.28
0.15
0.42
Interest Coverage 11.47
NYSE:SHW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
66% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 32.49 vs. NYSE:SHW: 11.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:SHW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.67  Med: 17.63 Max: 26.14
Current: 11.47
10.67
26.14
Piotroski F-Score: 9
Altman Z-Score: 7.16
Beneish M-Score: -2.53
WACC vs ROIC
13.13%
43.48%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 14.91
NYSE:SHW's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
81% of the 975 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.87 vs. NYSE:SHW: 14.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:SHW' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.85  Med: 10.56 Max: 14.91
Current: 14.91
8.85
14.91
Net Margin % 9.40
NYSE:SHW's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
76% of the 976 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. NYSE:SHW: 9.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:SHW' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.04  Med: 7.01 Max: 9.55
Current: 9.4
5.04
9.55
ROE % 84.57
NYSE:SHW's ROE % is ranked higher than
98% of the 961 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.18 vs. NYSE:SHW: 84.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:SHW' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.12  Med: 35.37 Max: 113.05
Current: 84.57
28.12
113.05
ROA % 17.34
NYSE:SHW's ROA % is ranked higher than
93% of the 1000 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.12 vs. NYSE:SHW: 17.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:SHW' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.5  Med: 11.47 Max: 18.36
Current: 17.34
8.5
18.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 108.00
NYSE:SHW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
97% of the 993 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.99 vs. NYSE:SHW: 108.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:SHW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.09  Med: 69.19 Max: 111.44
Current: 108
53.09
111.44
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 8.30
NYSE:SHW's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
77% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. NYSE:SHW: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:SHW' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 9.3 Max: 15.6
Current: 8.3
2.9
15.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 16.70
NYSE:SHW's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 816 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. NYSE:SHW: 16.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:SHW' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.1  Med: 12.2 Max: 26.5
Current: 16.7
-15.1
26.5
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 18.20
NYSE:SHW's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
63% of the 744 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. NYSE:SHW: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:SHW' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.5  Med: 17.2 Max: 182.7
Current: 18.2
-59.5
182.7
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

SHW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 853 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 15,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 3,114 sh (+113.87%)
Steven Cohen 351,400 sh (+16.90%)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,400 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,600 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 500,000 sh (unchged)
Ken Heebner Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Spiros Segalas Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 17,630 sh (-0.06%)
Pioneer Investments 53,163 sh (-0.09%)
Chris Davis 25,892 sh (-12.96%)
Eric Mindich 795,600 sh (-28.81%)
Ruane Cunniff 2,402 sh (-54.74%)
Jim Simons 125,300 sh (-58.77%)
Jeremy Grantham 940 sh (-95.96%)
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Q2 2016

SHW Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Steve Mandel 1,143,668 sh (New)
Daniel Loeb 700,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 247,500 sh (+97.53%)
Eric Mindich 795,600 sh (unchged)
Chris Davis Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 15,070 sh (-14.52%)
Jeremy Grantham 740 sh (-21.28%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,717 sh (-28.52%)
Pioneer Investments 31,606 sh (-40.55%)
Joel Greenblatt 865 sh (-72.22%)
Steven Cohen 51,380 sh (-85.38%)
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Q3 2016

SHW Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Caxton Associates 37,500 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 13,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 118,212 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 462,800 sh (+800.74%)
Daniel Loeb 875,000 sh (+25.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 937 sh (+8.32%)
Eric Mindich 795,600 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Jim Simons 199,700 sh (-19.31%)
Pioneer Investments 17,804 sh (-43.67%)
Mario Gabelli 6,670 sh (-55.74%)
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Q4 2016

SHW Guru Trades in Q4 2016

George Soros 1,200 sh (New)
Ron Baron 100,267 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 17,301 sh (+1746.42%)
Pioneer Investments 133,595 sh (+650.37%)
Jim Simons 326,000 sh (+63.24%)
Ray Dalio 15,900 sh (+21.37%)
Daniel Loeb 1,000,000 sh (+14.29%)
Eric Mindich Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 86,306 sh (-26.99%)
Steven Cohen 245,200 sh (-47.02%)
Mario Gabelli 3,510 sh (-47.38%)
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Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals    NAICS: 325510    SIC: 2851
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Traded in other countries:SJ3.Germany, SHW.Mexico,
Sherwin-Williams Co develops, manufactures, distributes and sells paint, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail customers.

Sherwin-Williams is the largest provider of architectural paint in the United States. The company has approximately 4,000 stores and sells premium paint at higher price points than most competitors. Sherwin Williams also sells paint-related products in big-box stores and provides coatings for original-equipment manufacturers.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 26.33
SHW's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.09 vs. SHW: 26.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
SHW' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.51  Med: 20.34 Max: 32.89
Current: 26.33
10.51
32.89
Forward PE Ratio 22.68
SHW's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.67 vs. SHW: 22.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 26.33
SHW's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
63% of the 960 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.32 vs. SHW: 26.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
SHW' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.51  Med: 20.34 Max: 32.89
Current: 26.33
10.51
32.89
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 30.49
SHW's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
70% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.64 vs. SHW: 30.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
SHW' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.83  Med: 20.96 Max: 35.86
Current: 30.49
9.83
35.86
PB Ratio 15.33
SHW's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
98% of the 1206 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. SHW: 15.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SHW' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.14  Med: 6.56 Max: 57.84
Current: 15.33
3.14
57.84
PS Ratio 2.48
SHW's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1177 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. SHW: 2.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SHW' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.19 Max: 2.57
Current: 2.48
0.66
2.57
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 27.49
SHW's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
75% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.88 vs. SHW: 27.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
SHW' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 17.44 Max: 32
Current: 27.49
7.05
32
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 22.45
SHW's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
89% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. SHW: 22.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SHW' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.19  Med: 14 Max: 26.11
Current: 22.45
6.19
26.11
EV-to-EBIT 17.12
SHW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
60% of the 1212 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.79 vs. SHW: 17.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SHW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 13.85 Max: 23
Current: 17.12
7.9
23
EV-to-EBITDA 15.38
SHW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
69% of the 1247 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.65 vs. SHW: 15.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SHW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 11.2 Max: 20
Current: 15.38
6.6
20
PEG Ratio 1.46
SHW's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. SHW: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
SHW' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.79 Max: 15.28
Current: 1.46
0.59
15.28
Shiller PE Ratio 44.36
SHW's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 36.92 vs. SHW: 44.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SHW' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.46  Med: 29.08 Max: 54.16
Current: 44.36
15.46
54.16
Current Ratio 1.28
SHW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. SHW: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SHW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.26 Max: 1.68
Current: 1.28
0.96
1.68
Quick Ratio 0.90
SHW's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SHW: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SHW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.77 Max: 1.19
Current: 0.9
0.54
1.19
Days Inventory 67.66
SHW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
52% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 64.70 vs. SHW: 67.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SHW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 61.32  Med: 65.92 Max: 76.35
Current: 67.66
61.32
76.35
Days Sales Outstanding 37.90
SHW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 781 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 58.95 vs. SHW: 37.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SHW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.22  Med: 38.62 Max: 43.03
Current: 37.9
35.22
43.03
Days Payable 63.65
SHW's Days Payable is ranked higher than
63% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 49.46 vs. SHW: 63.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SHW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.12  Med: 64.03 Max: 77.3
Current: 63.65
60.12
77.3

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.08
SHW's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. SHW: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
SHW' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.57 Max: 3.27
Current: 1.08
0.76
3.27
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.28
SHW's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. SHW: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
SHW' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.28
0.24
0.38
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 18.90
SHW's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
74% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. SHW: 18.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
SHW' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 11 Max: 22.8
Current: 18.9
1.4
22.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.09
SHW's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
75% of the 1089 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SHW: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 2.50
SHW's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
56% of the 1273 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. SHW: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
SHW' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 3.64 Max: 7.58
Current: 2.5
1.76
7.58
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.50
SHW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. SHW: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SHW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.9  Med: 3.4 Max: 6.4
Current: 2.5
1.9
6.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 58.08
SHW's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
99% of the 1139 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. SHW: 58.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
SHW' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.97  Med: 23.53 Max: 84.99
Current: 58.08
6.97
84.99
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.97
SHW's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. SHW: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SHW' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.28 Max: 2.91
Current: 1.97
0.71
2.91
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.54
SHW's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
55% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. SHW: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.08
SHW's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
79% of the 1127 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. SHW: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SHW' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.09
Current: 2.08
0.6
2.09
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.43
SHW's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
56% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. SHW: 1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
SHW' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.33 Max: 4.37
Current: 1.43
0.6
4.37
Price-to-Graham-Number 8.24
SHW's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
96% of the 889 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. SHW: 8.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
SHW' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.07  Med: 4.14 Max: 9.85
Current: 8.24
2.07
9.85
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.86
SHW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
52% of the 1334 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.06 vs. SHW: 5.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SHW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 7.2 Max: 12.7
Current: 5.86
4.4
12.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 21.52
SHW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
80% of the 589 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. SHW: 21.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SHW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4  Med: 18.6 Max: 28.1
Current: 21.52
6.4
28.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $11,856
EPS (TTM) $ 11.78
Beta1.50
Short Percentage of Float1.35%
52-Week Range $239.48 - 316.66
Shares Outstanding (Mil)93.14

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 12,563 13,378 13,664
EPS ($) 13.74 15.66 17.05
EPS without NRI ($) 13.74 15.66 17.05
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
12.47%
Dividends per Share ($) 3.40 3.64 3.57
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