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Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 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 same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $201.84, the dividend yield is 1.09%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SHW was $201.84, representing a -3.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $208.63 and a 23.35% increase over the 52 week low of $163.63.

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 $7.29. Zacks Investment Research reports SHW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.36%, compared to an industry average of 14.3%.

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:

  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF ( VOT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VOT with an increase of 5.11% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SHW at 1.1%.

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


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

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