Today’s top gainers include the company The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) which is in the industry Specialty Chemicals, gaining -0.23% today. In the last week its performance is -2.24%, and -5.56% for the past quarter. Currently, The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has a target price of 322.23, so today’s gain of -0.23% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.52%.
The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW), has a market cap of 25574.45, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 76.60%.
At the current price of 276.66, it has a dividend yield of 1.21%, and its target price is 322.23. This is with a profit margin of 9.60%, and total debt/equity of 1.58. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has a P/E of 23.4, as well as a forward P/E of 19.68.
With a current EPS of 11.82, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.24%,The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 21.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.09%.
Performance for the year is 20.67%. Since its IPO date on 7/1/1985, the total performance to date is 7.54%.
Volume today for The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW), is 715100, while its average volume is 704.36. Whilst the total gain today was -0.23%, it did have a day high of -8.40%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 1.49% for the month. The 52-week low for The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has been 26.96%, while the 52-week-high has reached -11.21%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 39.80%, and its return on assets is 18.10%. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has an operating margin of 14.80%. With a sales growth of 2.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 1.53, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 0.9 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of The Sherwin-Williams Company? Well its PEG is 2.32, and the P/S is 2.21, along with a P/B of 20.37. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 63.51.