Last $285.93 USD
Change Today -4.96 / -1.71%
Volume 617.9K
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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 Approves an Amendment and Restatement of its Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation

On February 18, 2015, The Sherwin-Williams Company board of directors approved an amendment and restatement of its Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation. The Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation became effective on February 18, 2015 upon filing of the amendment and restatement with the Ohio Secretary of State. Pursuant to the amendment and restatement, the Board of Directors eliminated the series of Serial Preferred Stock designated ESOP Serial Preferred Stock. No shares of ESOP Serial Preferred Stock were outstanding on that date.

The Sherwin-Williams Company Announces Quarterly Dividend, Payable on 13 March 2015

The board of directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company announced regular quarterly dividend of USD 0.67 per share on the company's common stock. This dividend is up 22% from the same quarter in 2014 and will be paid on 13 March 2015 to shareholders of record on 2 March 2015. The company also said that this increase follows 36 consecutive years of dividend increases.

The Sherwin-Williams Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on March 13, 2015

The Board of Directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.67 per common share, an increase of 22% over the same quarter in 2014, payable on March 13, 2015, to shareholders of record on March 2, 2015.


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