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Brooke Sutherland

The Earnings Crunch Is Getting Real

Shortages and rising costs have reached a tipping point for manufacturers and are set to take a bigger bite out of third-quarter results.

Sherwin-Williams is among companies that have slashed their outlooks for the current quarter.

Sherwin-Williams is among companies that have slashed their outlooks for the current quarter.

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Late summer doesn’t appear to have been as booming for industrial companies as CEOs and investors had hoped.