Sherwin-Williams Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SHW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SHW was $197.37,
representing a -0.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $198.70 and
a 28.21% increase over the 52 week low of $153.94.
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 $7.26. Zacks Investment Research reports SHW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.53%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SHW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SHW as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of
9.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SHW at 3.35%.