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Sherwin-Williams Co

$ 435.68 2.4 (0.55%)
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Volume: 442,927 Avg Vol (1m): 529,142
Market Cap $: 40.22 Bil Enterprise Value $: 49.96 Bil
P/E (TTM): 37.37 P/B: 11.79
Earnings Power Value 168.9
Net Current Asset Value -135.44
Tangible Book -92.06
Projected FCF 227.09
Median P/S Value 357.54
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 165.22
DCF (FCF Based) 297.71
DCF (Earnings Based) 272.22
YTD (-%)

Financial Strength : 5/10

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.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
97.06% of 1122 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 33470, Med: 0.72, Min: 0.01
SHW: 0.01
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0.05, Max: 12.26
Current: 0.01
0
12.26
Equity-to-Asset 0.17
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
94.41% of 1092 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 0.98, Med: 0.57, Min: -3.61
SHW: 0.17
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.08, Med: 0.38, Max: 0.57
Current: 0.17
0.08
0.57
Debt-to-Equity 2.84
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
96.56% of 931 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 119, Med: 0.39, Min: 0.01
SHW: 2.84
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.02, Med: 0.53, Max: 5.4
Current: 2.84
0.02
5.4
Debt-to-EBITDA 4.27
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
73.49% of 913 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 405.11, Med: 2.12, Min: 0.01
SHW: 4.27
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.98, Med: 1.16, Max: 4.73
Current: 4.27
0.98
4.73
Interest Coverage 5.23
Interest Coverage ranked lower than
78.55% of 1021 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 6110101.5, Med: 29.84, Min: 0.06
SHW: 5.23
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.15, Med: 17.8, Max: 26.13
Current: 5.23
5.15
26.13
Piotroski F-Score 5
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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 2.91
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.54
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 11.49%
WACC 8.58%

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 10.88
Operating Margin ranked higher than
62.60% of 1107 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 469.95, Med: 8.34, Min: -685674.44
SHW: 10.88
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.84, Med: 11.05, Max: 14.45
Current: 10.88
8.84
14.45
Net Margin % 6.27
Net Margin ranked higher than
74.05% of 1106 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 8294.93, Med: 5.82, Min: -760520.33
SHW: 6.27
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.04, Med: 7.01, Max: 11.53
Current: 6.27
5.04
11.53
ROE % 29.67
ROE ranked higher than
97.83% of 1107 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 834.58, Med: 9.43, Min: -632.7
SHW: 29.67
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: 27.96, Med: 39.89, Max: 113.05
Current: 29.67
27.96
113.05
ROA % 5.49
ROA ranked higher than
73.99% of 1134 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 253.45, Med: 4.78, Min: -2284.37
SHW: 5.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.68, Med: 11.47, Max: 18.36
Current: 5.49
5.68
18.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 61.73
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
94.96% of 1130 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 1816.36, Med: 14.65, Min: -69927.08
SHW: 61.73
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 53.09, Med: 73.06, Max: 111.44
Current: 61.73
53.09
111.44
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 15.60
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
80.61% of 1052 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 343.1, Med: 1.7, Min: -100
SHW: 15.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.9, Med: 9.3, Max: 16.1
Current: 15.5
2.9
16.1
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 8.70
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked higher than
69.59% of 980 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 674.5, Med: 7.6, Min: -545
SHW: 8.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -1.5, Med: 12.6, Max: 21.3
Current: 8.5
-1.5
21.3
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 1.50
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked higher than
74.12% of 904 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 912.7, Med: 11.1, Min: -498.8
SHW: 1.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -59.5, Med: 12.6, Max: 182.7
Current: 1.5
-59.5
182.7

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Business Description

Industry Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals    NAICS : 325510    SIC : 2851
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Traded in other countries SJ3.Germany 0L5V.UK
Address 101 West Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, OH, USA, 44115-1075
Sherwin-Williams is the largest provider of architectural paint in the United States. The company has approximately 4,600 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.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 37.37
PE Ratio ranked lower than
59.14% of 957 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 5947.5, Med: 18.54, Min: 0.02
SHW: 37.37
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.51, Med: 23.75, Max: 39.17
Current: 37.37
10.51
39.17
Forward PE Ratio 20.70
Forward P/E ranked lower than
78.95% of 114 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 69.44, Med: 16.29, Min: 3.87
SHW: 20.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 37.37
PE without NRI ranked lower than
58.77% of 958 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 5947.5, Med: 18.8, Min: 0.02
SHW: 37.37
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.51, Med: 23.75, Max: 39.17
Current: 37.37
10.51
39.17
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 29.52
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked higher than
57.86% of 541 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 3000, Med: 22.77, Min: 0.02
SHW: 29.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.03, Med: 22.96, Max: 36.16
Current: 29.52
10.03
36.16
PB Ratio 11.79
PB Ratio ranked lower than
96.63% of 1099 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 474.06, Med: 1.83, Min: 0.01
SHW: 11.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.69, Med: 10.16, Max: 57.84
Current: 11.79
3.69
57.84
PS Ratio 2.34
PS Ratio ranked lower than
73.73% of 1085 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 3971.43, Med: 1.27, Min: 0.01
SHW: 2.34
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.66, Med: 1.92, Max: 2.75
Current: 2.34
0.66
2.75
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 25.74
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
53.99% of 439 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 18000, Med: 22.93, Min: 0.02
SHW: 25.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.03, Med: 21.36, Max: 32.01
Current: 25.74
7.03
32.01
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 22.14
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
67.11% of 602 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 3963.03, Med: 14.12, Min: 0.02
SHW: 22.14
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.18, Med: 17.76, Max: 26.12
Current: 22.14
6.18
26.12
EV-to-EBIT 29.03
EV-to-EBIT ranked lower than
77.08% of 986 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 8127.7, Med: 14.73, Min: 0.1
SHW: 29.03
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.6, Med: 17.1, Max: 30.5
Current: 29.03
7.6
30.5
EV-to-EBITDA 21.68
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
73.95% of 1002 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 6596.67, Med: 11.5, Min: 0.1
SHW: 21.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.4, Med: 14.85, Max: 23.2
Current: 21.68
6.4
23.2
EV-to-Revenue 2.84
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
76.78% of 1098 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 38643.75, Med: 1.45, Min: 0.01
SHW: 2.84
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.8, Med: 2, Max: 3.6
Current: 2.84
0.8
3.6
PEG Ratio 2.73
PEG Ratio ranked higher than
59.27% of 577 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 470.57, Med: 1.67, Min: 0.01
SHW: 2.73
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.65, Med: 1.94, Max: 20.38
Current: 2.73
0.65
20.38
Shiller PE Ratio 45.03
Shiller PE Ratio ranked lower than
80.66% of 362 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 1049.32, Med: 25.88, Min: 0.56
SHW: 45.03
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 15.41, Med: 38.61, Max: 53.76
Current: 45.03
15.41
53.76
Current Ratio 0.96
Current Ratio ranked lower than
78.85% of 1116 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 6206.34, Med: 1.9, Min: 0.01
SHW: 0.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.82, Med: 1.27, Max: 2.08
Current: 0.96
0.82
2.08
Quick Ratio 0.56
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
82.44% of 1116 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 6206.34, Med: 1.37, Min: 0.01
SHW: 0.56
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.47, Med: 0.76, Max: 1.32
Current: 0.56
0.47
1.32
Days Inventory 68.70
Days Inventory ranked lower than
54.33% of 1075 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 755.99, Med: 64.18, Min: 0.02
SHW: 68.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
Days Inventory range over the past 10 years
Min: 61.32, Med: 64.18, Max: 76.35
Current: 68.7
61.32
76.35
Days Sales Outstanding 48.49
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
65.80% of 1082 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 840.31, Med: 68.33, Min: 0.01
SHW: 48.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 35.81, Med: 39.44, Max: 51.27
Current: 48.49
35.81
51.27
Days Payable 68.15
Days Payable ranked higher than
68.61% of 1061 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 850.06, Med: 56.72, Min: 1
SHW: 68.15
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 63.23, Med: 65.19, Max: 79.12
Current: 68.15
63.23
79.12

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 0.91
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked lower than
83.15% of 1294 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 364.71, Med: 1.88, Min: 0.04
SHW: 0.91
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.73, Med: 1.05, Max: 3.27
Current: 0.91
0.73
3.27
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.32
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked higher than
75.63% of 837 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 423.62, Med: 0.28, Min: 0.01
SHW: 0.32
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.18, Med: 0.28, Max: 0.38
Current: 0.32
0.18
0.38
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate (Per Share) 8.70
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate ranked higher than
65.14% of 545 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 305.5, Med: 9.5, Min: -100
SHW: 8.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.4, Med: 11.1, Max: 22.8
Current: 8.7
1.4
22.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.04
Forward Dividend Yield ranked lower than
85.21% of 1264 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 77.89, Med: 2.05, Min: 0.04
SHW: 1.04
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 1.67
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked lower than
62.34% of 1280 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 1283.59, Med: 2.42, Min: 0.03
SHW: 1.67
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.34, Med: 1.93, Max: 6
Current: 1.67
1.34
6
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -0.50
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
80.54% of 627 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 100, Med: -3.8, Min: -364.2
SHW: -0.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -1.1, Med: 2.4, Max: 6.4
Current: -0.5
-1.1
6.4

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 1.92
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked lower than
68.33% of 622 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 266.39, Med: 1.43, Min: 0.03
SHW: 1.92
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.57, Med: 1.77, Max: 34.93
Current: 1.92
0.57
34.93
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.60
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked higher than
56.08% of 148 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 36.02, Med: 1.11, Min: 0.1
SHW: 1.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.41, Med: 1.3, Max: 29.63
Current: 1.6
0.41
29.63
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.21
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
64.63% of 1029 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 266.29, Med: 1.08, Min: 0.01
SHW: 1.21
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.33, Med: 0.52, Max: 1.38
Current: 1.21
0.33
1.38
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.64
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
56.83% of 366 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 143.28, Med: 1.1, Min: 0.04
SHW: 2.64
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.64, Med: 1.38, Max: 26.27
Current: 2.64
0.64
26.27
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 3.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked lower than
67.08% of 1133 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 1000, Med: 5.92, Min: -400
SHW: 3.44
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.3, Med: 5.8, Max: 13.1
Current: 3.44
3.3
13.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 17.13
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
86.32% of 702 companies
in the Specialty Chemicals industry.
Industry Max: 208.19, Med: 9.68, Min: -6041.34
SHW: 17.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.2, Med: 18.4, Max: 25.4
Current: 17.13
6.2
25.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 17,610.35
EPS (TTM) $ 11.66
Beta 1.23
Volatility % 23.03
52-Week Range $ 355.28 - 479.64
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 92.32

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 5
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy N
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy Y
Higher Gross Margin yoy N
Higher Asset Turnover yoy N