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Morning Trending Tickers: The Sherwin-Williams Company, (SHW)

Friday February 24th 2017: The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Specialty Chemicals in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in USA, The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW  has a market cap of 33.19 B. Since its IPO date on the 07/01/1985, The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW performance year to date is 32.15%. Today The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has gained 0.11%, with a current price of 355.54.

Ownership of the company is 0.80% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 75.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 25.70%. Return of assets are at 17.70%, with return on investment at 33.30%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.59. While Total debt/equity is 0.95. With a profit margin of 10.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 49.90%, and operating margin of 15.20%. The Sherwin-Williams Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.3, while the quick ratio is 0.9.

For the last year The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has seen a EPS growth of 7.50%. A performance for the year of 15.73%. The 52-week high is -1.94%, and the 52-week low is 48.46%. The average volume for The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW is 4669.

With a target price of 363.53, can The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW. The Sherwin-Williams Company has a P/E of 27.86 and a forward P/E of 20.57. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.29. The Sherwin-Williams Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.76 and 15.91 respectively. For P/cash, The Sherwin-Williams Company has a value of 32.61, while it is 26.14 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 355.54, The Sherwin-Williams Company has a dividend yield of 0.96%. We see a return on equity of 71.10%.

Looking more long-term The Sherwin-Williams Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 12.15%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 17.48% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 7.50% for this year and for the last five years a 23.70% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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