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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sherwin-Williams Co.

IHS Markit

Sherwin-Williams Co

NYSE:SHW

Score: Positive (75)

2 days at current score.

Upgraded from Neutral on September 21st 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked positively compared to the Consumer Goods sector despite only 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral
  • ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows
  • Bearish sentiment is low


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is extremely low for SHW with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting SHW.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Positive

ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding SHW are favorable, with net inflows of $8.49 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Neutral

The current level displays a neutral indicator. SHW credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels of the last 3 years, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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