The top gainers for today include The Sherwin-Williams Company SHW from the sector Basic Materials with a gain of 0.07%. The price is $ 311.07, at present and the target price is $ 326.14.
The weekly performance for The Sherwin-Williams Company is -0.25%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 11.04%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 1.60%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 0.20% and the 52-week low is 30.66%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for The Sherwin-Williams Company is not as bright as it currently stands at -0.74% and 9.69%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
The Sherwin-Williams Company has a total market capitalization of 28973.06 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 17.20%. It has a dividend yield of 1.09% while the payout ratio is 27.30%.
The Sherwin-Williams Company has a gross margin of 50.00% and an operating margin of 14.70%. The net profit margin stands at 9.60%.
The weekly volatility is 0.91% and the monthly volatility is 1.15%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.