Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 16, 2019

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Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $1.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SHW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 31.4% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $434.41, the dividend yield is 1.04%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SHW was $434.41, representing a -9.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $479.64 and a 22.27% increase over the 52 week low of $355.28.

SHW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Home Depot, Inc. ( HD ) and Lowe's Companies, Inc. ( LOW ). SHW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $11.66. Zacks Investment Research reports SHW's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 13.41%, compared to an industry average of %.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SHW Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SHW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SHW as a top-10 holding:

  • Materials Select Sector SPDR ( XLB )
  • Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM )
  • iShares Trust ( ITB )
  • Invesco Russell Top 200 Equal Weight ETF ( EQWL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ITB with an increase of 24.89% over the last 100 days. XLB has the highest percent weighting of SHW at 4.63%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: SHW , HD , LOW , XLB , VAW , RTM , ITB , EQWL

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