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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) which is in the industry Specialty Chemicals, gaining 0.81% today. In the last week its performance is -0.71%, and 9.33% for the past quarter. Currently, The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has a target price of 326.14, so today’s gain of 0.81% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.42%.

The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW), has a market cap of 28952.57, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.80%, and institutional ownership is 75.50%.

At the current price of 310.85, it has a dividend yield of 1.09%, and its target price is 326.14. This is with a profit margin of 9.60%, and total debt/equity of 1.04. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has a P/E of 25.98, as well as a forward P/E of 20.41.

With a current EPS of 11.96, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.04%,The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 23.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.60%.

Performance for the year is 6.09%. Since its IPO date on 07/01/1985, the total performance to date is 15.98%.

Volume today for The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW), is 342300, while its average volume is 656.44. Whilst the total gain today was 0.81%, it did have a day high of -1.83%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.96%, and 1.15% for the month. The 52-week low for The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW has been 30.57%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.83%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 33.30%, and its return on assets is 17.20%. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has an operating margin of 14.70%. With a sales growth of 6.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Sherwin-Williams Company, SHW is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.64, 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 2.45, and the P/S is 2.44, along with a P/B of 15.24. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 32.54.

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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