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    The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW)

    289.53 Up 3.62(1.27%) 3:23PM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    The Sherwin-Williams Company
    101 West Prospect Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44115
    United States - Map
    Phone: 216-566-2000
    Website: http://www.sherwin.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Specialty Chemicals
    Full Time Employees:39,674

    Business Summary 

    The Sherwin-Williams Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells paints, coatings, and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South America. The company operates in four segments: Paint Stores Group, Consumer Group, Global Finishes Group, and Latin America Coatings Group. It provides architectural paint and coatings, protective and marine products, automotive finishes and refinish products, original equipment manufacturer product finishes, and related items. The company also licenses technology and trade names. As of December 31, 2014, its Paint Stores Group segment operated 4,003 company-operated specialty paint stores; Global Finishes Group segment operated 300 company-operated branches; and Latin America Coatings Group segment operated 276 company-operated stores. The company also sells its products through direct sales staff and outside sales representatives to retailers, dealers, jobbers, licensees and other third party distributors. The Sherwin-Williams Company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

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    Corporate Governance 
    The Sherwin-Williams Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 2.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Christopher M. Connor , 58
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. John G. Morikis , 51
    Pres and Chief Operating Officer
    Mr. Sean P. Hennessy , 57
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP of Fin.
    Mr. Steven J. Oberfeld , 63
    Sr. VP of Corp. Planning and Devel.
    Mr. Robert J. Davisson , 54
    Pres of The Americas Group
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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