Sherwin-Williams Increases First Quarter Dividend 28%

Feb 13, 2013, 11:51 ET from The Sherwin-Williams Company

CLEVELAND, Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) today announced an increase in its quarterly dividend from $0.39 per common share to $0.50 per common share, payable on March 8, 2013, to shareholders of record on February 25, 2013.  This increase follows 34 consecutive years of dividend increases.

Investor Relations Contact: Bob Wells Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Sherwin-Williams Direct:  216.566.2244

Media Contact: Mike Conway Director, Corporate Communications Sherwin-Williams Direct:  216.515.4393 Pager:  216.422.3751


SOURCE The Sherwin-Williams Company