The Sherwin-Williams Co. (SHW)

NYSE : Process Industries
Prev Close 549.78
Day Low/High 545.46 / 554.08
52 Wk Low/High 355.28 / 550.73
Avg Volume 489.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 92.26M
Market Cap 50.72B
EPS 11.90
P/E Ratio 43.14
Div & Yield 4.52 (0.78%)

It's OK to Pay More for Quality

There's more to value investing than seeking a low price-to-earnings ratio.

The Analysts Are Afraid

I would pay attention to them at your own peril.

A Deep Post-Decline Analysis Part 1

Nothing refreshes like a look at the charts.

The Day Ahead: Hugs and Kisses for All!

Temper your appetite for risk, settle the heck down, and run some stock scares to find new opportunities.

Raising the Roof on USG

Raising the Roof on USG

The wallboard maker's new price increases offer solid prospects in coming months among housing plays.

Built for Destruction

Avoid homebuilders and anything associated with the building trade.

Housing-Related Winners of 2012

The huge post-cliff rally confirmed strength this year.

The Most 'Hated' Stocks Rocked 2012

The Most 'Hated' Stocks Rocked 2012

The stocks most reviled by analysts at the end of 2011 actually outperformed the most favored names.

The Day Ahead: No Need to Be Piggish

While the market is responding favorably to fiscal-cliff news, it's a good time to take some profits.

Sherwin-Williams downgraded at Nomura

Rifling Through Some Big Household Names

Whirlpool, Sherwin-Williams and Lowe's are all showing positive technicals here.

Two CEO Champions

Home Depot's Frank Blake and Dick's Sporting Goods' Ed Stack deserve our exuberant praise.

The Backdrop's Really Bad

It is perturbing, to say the least.

Considering the 'Broken Window' Theory

Unfortunately, the economy will feel the negative effects of super storm Sandy before any positive ones.

Fed Bolsters Homebuilders

Fed Bolsters Homebuilders

The Fed's announcement assures that these stocks have more room to run.

Markets Try to Hold Ahead of ECB

Markets Try to Hold Ahead of ECB

Lindsey Bell and Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at, reveal how to trade stocks ahead of earnings season: retail, banks, tech.

Sherwin Williams downgraded at BofA

Cramer: Use the Macro to Buy the Micro

Cramer: Use the Macro to Buy the Micro

Jim Cramer discusses how you can use the macro headlines to find good entry points in secular stocks.

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Housing Data, Earnings

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Housing Data, Earnings

Contributor Ken Shreve takes a look at economic data and earnings scheduled for the coming week, including reports from Intuitive Surgical and Qualcomm.

The Day Ahead: Get a Clue

On divining what the rest of earnings season has in store, let's hash out the information already released.

Cramer: Bernanke Does Not Run The Stock Market

Cramer: Bernanke Does Not Run The Stock Market

Jim Cramer discusses how you can make more money by doing your homework instead of listening to Ben Bernanke.

Home Depot's Ducks Are All in a Row

Stellar numbers from some related companies tell us that the home-improvement tailwind may be here.

Has the 2012 Earnings Bar Been Set Too Low?

Investors' expectations have been dramatically reduced. "The Sherwin-Williams Company is updating its sales and earnings expectations for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012, previously given on January 26, 2012. Based on stronger-than-anticipate...

The Day Ahead: Be an Old Warship

As I survey the market with hard-earned knowledge in tow, I say, 'Bring it on' to Alcoa, JPMorgan and Wells-Fargo.

It Paints an Accurate Picture

Companies like Sherwin-Williams confirm how powerful this trend is.

Sherwin Williams rated new Buy at Nomura

Those Lawns Won't Mow Themselves

If you're tooling around for a housing-comeback trade, this turf-equipment maker is a nice choice.

Bank on DuPont's Pricing Power

Bank on DuPont's Pricing Power

Titanium dioxide, a key input for many consumer products, is likely to see prices continue to climb -- DD is a good way to leverage this trend.