Sherwin-Williams Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 21, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SHW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 28.21% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SHW was $166.7,
representing a -0.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $167.27 and
a 68.55% increase over the 52 week low of $98.90.
SHW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Home Depot, Inc. (
) and Lowe's Companies, Inc. (
). SHW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.48. Zacks Investment Research reports SHW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.02%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SHW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SHW as a top-10 holding:
- Columbia Concentrated Large Cap Value Strategy Fund (
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Growth Index Fund (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of
12.93% over the last 100 days. GVT has the highest percent
weighting of SHW at 3.52%.