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SWOT: The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW)

  • August 2017
  • 46 pages
  • ID: 342332
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NET SALES FOR OUR GLOBAL FINISHES GROUP DECREASED ##.## PERCENT TO $##.## BILLION IN 2015, DUE PRIMARILY TO THE EFFECT OF FOREIGN CURRENCY DEVALUATION.
NET SALES IN THE PAINT STORES GROUP INCREASED ##.##% TO $##.## BILLION IN THE YEAR AND INCREASED ##.##% TO $##.## BILLION IN THE QUARTER DUE PRIMARILY TO HIGHER ARCHITECTURAL PAINT SALES VOLUME ACROSS ALL END MARKET SEGMENTS AND THE IMPACT OF THE CHANGE IN REVENUE CLASSIFICATION.

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The Sherwin-Williams Company - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review offers you an detailed tactical SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. GlobalData compiled for you a well drafted, clear and easy-to- read overview of the company describing its main strengths, threats, weaknesses and opportunities. Get a better understanding of your competitors, clients and partners, and devise your own strategies to increase your business thanks to the profile..

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- Business overview - A comprehensive description of the company's operations and business divisions.

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- Company history - List of key events combined with the company.

- Main products and services - A lit of main products, services and brands of the company.

- Main competitors - A list of main competitors to the company.

- Main employees - A list of the main executives of the company.

- Executive biographies - A summary of the executives' employment history.

- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading main departments/functions.

- Significant locations and subsidiaries - An inventory and contatct details of main locations and key partners (subsidiaries of the company).

- Exhaustive financial ratios for the past five years - The up-to-date financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements edited by the company with 5 years history.

- Interim ratios for the final five interim periods - The recent financial ratios obtained from the quartely/semi-annual financial statements edited by the company for 5 interims history.

Key Findings

The Sherwin-Williams Company manufactures, develops, distributes, and markets paints, coatings and associated products. It also supplies stains, equipment and floor covering products, architectural paints, coatings and varnishes. Sherwin-Williams offers its products to professional, industrial, retail and commercial, clients. The company markets its product under Sherwin-Williams, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Thompson's Water Seal and other brands. It sells Sherwin-Williams branded product through its operated stores and facilities, while other brands are sold through mass merchandisers, independent paint dealers, hardware stores, home centers, automotive retailers and industrial distributors. The company's products are available in North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean, Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle East and Europe (EU). Sherwin-Williams is based in Cleveland, the US.

The Sherwin-Williams Company Key Recent Developments

Jun 14,2017: Sherwin-Williams to lay off dozens of full-time workers in the Lake Norman area

Apr 21,2017: The Sherwin-Williams reports Q1 2017 financial results

Apr 20,2017: The Sherwin-Williams shareholders elect additional director

Jan 26,2017: The Sherwin-Williams Company reports 2016 year-end financial results

Nov 07,2016: Sherwin-Williams Executive Chairman Chris Connor to retire

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