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Last $283.63 USD
Change Today +3.67 / 1.31%
Volume 698.9K
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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 company operates in four segments: Paint Stores Group, Consumer Group, Global Finishes Group, and Latin America Coatings Group. It provides architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, automotive finishes and refinish products, original equipment manufacturer product finishes, and related items. The company also licenses technology and trade names. As of December 31, 2014, its Paint Stores Group segment operated 4,003 company-operated specialty paint stores; Global Finishes Group segment operated 300 company-operated branches; and Latin America Coatings Group segment operated 276 company-operated stores. The company also sells its products through direct sales staff and outside sales representatives to retailers, dealers, jobbers, licensees and other third party distributors. The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

39,674 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1866

sherwin-williams co/the (SHW) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $849.4K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $640.7K
President of The Americas Group
Total Annual Compensation: $524.6K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $740.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sherwin-williams co/the (SHW) Key Developments

The Sherwin-Williams Company - Special Call

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The Sherwin-Williams Company Presents at Barclays Select Series: 2015 Chemical ROC Stars Conference, May-05-2015

The Sherwin-Williams Company Presents at Barclays Select Series: 2015 Chemical ROC Stars Conference, May-05-2015 . Venue: 745 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019, United States.

The Sherwin-Williams Company Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter of 2015 and Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

The Sherwin-Williams Company announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported consolidated net sales increased $83.7 million, or 3.5%, to $2.45 billion in the quarter due primarily to higher paint sales volume in its Paint Stores and Consumer Groups. Unfavorable currency translation rate changes decreased consolidated net sales 3.1% in the quarter. Diluted net income per common share increased to $1.38 per share from $1.14 per share in 2014. The increase in first quarter diluted net income per common share was due primarily to improved operating results of the Paint Stores and Consumer Groups. Income before income taxes was $193.241 million against $166.077 million a year ago. Net income was $131.404 million against $115.457 million a year ago. For the second quarter of 2015, the company anticipates its consolidated net sales will increase 6% to 8% compared to last year's second quarter. At that anticipated sales level, the company estimates diluted net income per common share in the second quarter of 2015 to be in the range of $3.70 to $3.90 per share compared to $2.94 per share earned in the second quarter of 2014. For the full year 2015, the company expects consolidated net sales to increase a high single digit percentage compared to full year 2014. With annual sales at that level, the company reaffirming its guidance that diluted net income per common share for 2015 to be in the range of $10.90 to $11.10 per share compared to $8.78 per share earned in 2014.


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