The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: July 12, 2016
Pages: 42
US$ 125.00
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Report type: Strategic Report
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The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
The Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:
  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

The Sherwin-Williams Company (Sherwin-Williams) manufactures, develops, distributes, and markets paints, coatings and associated products. It provides its products to professional, industrial, retail and commercial, customers. 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, Middle East, Europe and Australia. Sherwin-Williams is headquartered in Cleveland, the US.

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The Sherwin-Williams Company - Key Facts
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Key Employees
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Key Employee Biographies
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Key Operational Employees
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Major Products and Services
The Sherwin-Williams Company - History
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Company Statement
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Business Unit


The Sherwin-Williams Company - Business Description
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Corporate Strategy
The Sherwin-Williams Company - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Strengths
Strength - Dominant Position
Strength - Geographically Distributed Assets
Strength - Core Segment: Paint Stores Group
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Weaknesses
Weakness - Declining Performance of Latin America Coatings Group Segment
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Opportunities
Opportunity - Eco-friendly Materials Offer Opportunities
Opportunity - New Product Launches
Opportunity - Acquisition of Valspar
Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Paints & Coatings
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Threats
Threat - Intense Competition
Threat - Raw Material Price Risks
Threat - Stringent Regulations
The Sherwin-Williams Company - Key Competitors


Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Recent Deals Summary


Ratio Definitions
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The Sherwin-Williams Company, Key Facts
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Key Employees
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Key Employee Biographies
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Key Operational Employees
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Major Products and Services
The Sherwin-Williams Company, History
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Subsidiaries
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Business Unit
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Key Competitors
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Ratios based on current share price
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Annual Ratios
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios


The Sherwin-Williams Company, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
The Sherwin-Williams Company, Ratio Charts
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