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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 0.36
NYSE:SHW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
61% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. NYSE:SHW: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:SHW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.04 Max: 0.59
Current: 0.36
0
0.59
Equity to Asset 0.23
NYSE:SHW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
91% of the 1058 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. NYSE:SHW: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:SHW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.47
Current: 0.23
0.08
0.47
Interest Coverage 13.54
NYSE:SHW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
64% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 35.26 vs. NYSE:SHW: 13.54 )
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: 26.63
Current: 13.54
10.67
26.63
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 6.34
M-Score: -2.74
WACC vs ROIC
12.12%
43.62%
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 (%) 15.11
NYSE:SHW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1070 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.79 vs. NYSE:SHW: 15.11 )
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: 15.11
Current: 15.11
8.85
15.11
Net-margin (%) 9.50
NYSE:SHW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. NYSE:SHW: 9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.04  Med: 7 Max: 9.5
Current: 9.5
5.04
9.5
ROE (%) 97.15
NYSE:SHW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1062 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.95 vs. NYSE:SHW: 97.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.12  Med: 31.77 Max: 112.57
Current: 97.15
28.12
112.57
ROA (%) 17.61
NYSE:SHW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.06 vs. NYSE:SHW: 17.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.5  Med: 11.47 Max: 18.33
Current: 17.61
8.5
18.33
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 108.11
NYSE:SHW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1091 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.67 vs. NYSE:SHW: 108.11 )
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: 109.39
Current: 108.11
53.09
109.39
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.50
NYSE:SHW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. NYSE:SHW: 9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 9.3 Max: 15.6
Current: 9.5
2.9
15.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 21.00
NYSE:SHW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. NYSE:SHW: 21.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.1  Med: 12.2 Max: 26.5
Current: 21
-15.1
26.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 22.80
NYSE:SHW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 747 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. NYSE:SHW: 22.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SHW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.5  Med: 16.8 Max: 182.7
Current: 22.8
-59.5
182.7
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

SHW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ken Heebner 95,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,456 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 300,600 sh (+1030.08%)
Mario Gabelli 17,640 sh (+15.98%)
Ruane Cunniff 5,307 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,117,500 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,200,000 sh (unchged)
Spiros Segalas 575,920 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Chris Davis 29,747 sh (-0.27%)
Jeremy Grantham 23,247 sh (-3.73%)
Pioneer Investments 53,211 sh (-4.76%)
Jim Simons 303,900 sh (-41.61%)
Ray Dalio 7,300 sh (-79.02%)
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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%)
Eric Mindich 500,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,600 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,400 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
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Caxton Associates 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)
Paul Tudor Jones 118,212 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 13,100 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)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 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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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 Co was founded in 1866 and incorporated in Ohio in 1884. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture, distribution and sale of paint, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail customers in North and South America with additional operations in the Caribbean region, Europe and Asia. The Company operates in four segments including Paint Stores Group, Consumer Group, Global Finishes Group and Latin America Coatings Group. The Paint Stores Group segment is engaged in the related business activity of selling paint, coatings and related products to end-use customers. The Paint Stores Group markets and sells Sherwin-Williams branded architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) product finishes and related items. It consisted of approximately 4,086 company-operated specialty paint stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, St. Maarten, Jamaica, Curacao, Aruba and St. Lucia. The Consumer Group segment develops, manufactures and distributes a variety of paint, coatings and related products to third party customers in the United States and Canada and the Paint Stores Group. The Global Finishes Group develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and sells a variety of protective and marine products, automotive finishes and refinish products, OEM product finishes and related products in North and South America, Europe and Asia. The Latin America Coatings Group develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and sells a variety of architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, OEM product finishes and related products in North and South America. The Company faces competition from many local, regional, national and international competitors of various sizes in the manufacture, distribution and sale of its paint, coatings and related products. The Company is subject to variety of complex domestic and foreign laws and regulations, and legal compliance risks, including securities laws, tax laws, employment and pension-related laws, competition laws, U.S. and foreign export and trading laws, and laws governing improper business practices.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 24.18
SHW's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.74 vs. SHW: 24.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SHW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.51  Med: 19.4 Max: 32.85
Current: 24.18
10.51
32.85
Forward P/E 20.88
SHW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
70% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.25 vs. SHW: 20.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.18
SHW's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
60% of the 850 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. SHW: 24.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SHW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.51  Med: 19.4 Max: 32.85
Current: 24.18
10.51
32.85
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 25.16
SHW's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
61% of the 501 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.49 vs. SHW: 25.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
SHW' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.83  Med: 20.3 Max: 35.62
Current: 25.16
9.83
35.62
P/B 16.51
SHW's P/B is ranked lower than
98% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. SHW: 16.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SHW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.14  Med: 6.46 Max: 57.84
Current: 16.51
3.14
57.84
P/S 2.28
SHW's P/S is ranked lower than
70% of the 1046 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. SHW: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SHW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.56
Current: 2.28
0.66
2.56
PFCF 21.31
SHW's PFCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 15.50 vs. SHW: 21.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SHW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 16.97 Max: 31.96
Current: 21.31
7.05
31.96
POCF 17.77
SHW's POCF is ranked lower than
80% of the 492 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. SHW: 17.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SHW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.19  Med: 13.54 Max: 26.08
Current: 17.77
6.19
26.08
EV-to-EBIT 15.31
SHW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 15.24 vs. SHW: 15.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SHW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 13.6 Max: 22.8
Current: 15.31
7.9
22.8
EV-to-EBITDA 13.71
SHW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
58% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.79 vs. SHW: 13.71 )
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 Max: 19.8
Current: 13.71
6.6
19.8
PEG 1.34
SHW's PEG is ranked higher than
65% of the 428 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. SHW: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SHW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.79 Max: 15.28
Current: 1.34
0.57
15.28
Shiller P/E 41.90
SHW's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
63% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 35.65 vs. SHW: 41.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SHW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.35  Med: 28.85 Max: 54.26
Current: 41.9
15.35
54.26
Current Ratio 1.47
SHW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. SHW: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SHW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.21 Max: 1.73
Current: 1.47
0.82
1.73
Quick Ratio 1.03
SHW's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SHW: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SHW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.2
Current: 1.03
0.47
1.2
Days Inventory 68.76
SHW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
54% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 64.81 vs. SHW: 68.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SHW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 61.32  Med: 67.44 Max: 76.35
Current: 68.76
61.32
76.35
Days Sales Outstanding 45.57
SHW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 59.18 vs. SHW: 45.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SHW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.22  Med: 39.44 Max: 45.57
Current: 45.57
35.22
45.57
Days Payable 76.77
SHW's Days Payable is ranked higher than
73% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 49.44 vs. SHW: 76.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SHW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.12  Med: 64.51 Max: 77.3
Current: 76.77
60.12
77.3

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.18
SHW's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
69% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. SHW: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SHW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.61 Max: 3.27
Current: 1.18
0.76
3.27
Dividend Payout 0.27
SHW's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
75% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. SHW: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SHW' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.27
0.24
0.38
Dividend Growth (3y) 19.80
SHW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
78% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. SHW: 19.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SHW' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 11 Max: 22.8
Current: 19.8
1.4
22.8
Forward Dividend Yield 1.18
SHW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
75% of the 1031 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SHW: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.27
SHW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. SHW: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SHW' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 3.1 Max: 6.3
Current: 2.27
1.46
6.3
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.70
SHW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. SHW: 3.70 )
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: 1.2  Med: 3.4 Max: 6.4
Current: 3.7
1.2
6.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 133.50
SHW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. SHW: 133.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SHW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.06  Med: 20.52 Max: 5367.14
Current: 133.5
6.06
5367.14
Price/Projected FCF 1.87
SHW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
62% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. SHW: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SHW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.24 Max: 3.54
Current: 1.87
0.57
3.54
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.56
SHW's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
51% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. SHW: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.95
SHW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
78% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. SHW: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SHW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.09
Current: 1.95
0.57
2.09
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.30
SHW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
51% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. SHW: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SHW' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.26 Max: 5.25
Current: 1.3
0.6
5.25
Price/Graham Number 11.98
SHW's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
98% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. SHW: 11.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SHW' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 4.18 Max: 65.91
Current: 11.98
1.8
65.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.51
SHW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1074 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. SHW: 6.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SHW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 7.3 Max: 12.7
Current: 6.51
4.4
12.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 22.07
SHW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.59 vs. SHW: 22.07 )
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: 28.5
Current: 22.07
6.4
28.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $11,678
EPS (TTM) $ 11.76
Beta1.40
Short Percentage of Float1.26%
52-Week Range $234.96 - 312.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)92.91

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 11,742 12,524 13,022
EPS ($) 12.26 13.90 15.36
EPS w/o NRI ($) 12.26 13.90 15.36
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
12.04%
Dividends Per Share ($) 3.18 3.41 3.69
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Sherwin-Williams downgraded by Longbow Jan 05 2017
RPM International’s Valuations before Its Fiscal 2Q17 Results Dec 29 2016
Sherwin-Williams Could Paint the Town Dec 27 2016
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Why Valspar Missed Analysts’ 4Q16 Revenue Estimates Dec 22 2016
Sherwin-Williams, Valspar Say Deal Still on Track Dec 20 2016
[$$] Valspar Sales Slow Ahead of Merger Dec 20 2016
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[$$] Sherwin-Williams, Valspar Say Deal Is on Track Dec 19 2016
The Sherwin-Williams Company and Valspar Comment on Market Speculation Dec 19 2016
How Will Higher Construction Spending Impact the Sherwin-Williams-Valspar Merger? Dec 08 2016
Why Valuations for Sherwin-Williams Are Higher Than Its Peers Dec 06 2016
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New Stores and Management Changes for Sherwin-Williams Dec 05 2016

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