Sherwin-Williams brushes up profits

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 2006 first-quarter consolidated net sales of U.S. paints major Sherwin-Williams. Strong domestic and global domestic sales saw the company's consolidated net sales grow by 15 percent on the year before to $1.8bn. Consolidated net income increased 36.5 percent to $113.7m and profit ratios improved from 5.4 percent to 6.4 percent. Net sales and operating profits by business segments are presented.


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