Pros and Cons of Investing in Sherwin — Williams.

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OVERVIEW

The Sherwin — Williams Company is a company based in the United States. The company designs, manufactures, and sells paint and other related products around the world. The company’s paint is used for single-family homes to large workspaces and apartments. The company was founded in 1866.

PROS:

  1. Sherwin — Williams is a great reopening play in an investor’s portfolio. The company saw a drop in demandfor some of its commercial products as construction companies stopped building or remodeling work spaces due to the work from home enviorment. However, once the pandemic is over, the company will be able to grow.
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CONS:

  1. The company faces tough competition in the paint industry. Some of these competitors include Home Depot, Lowes, PPG Industries, and many others. This competition might hurt the company and its investors.

MY OPINON

I think that Sherwin — Williams is a great long-term investment due to its positon as a good reopening play, a booming housing and home remodeling market, positive impacts from a Biden administration, as well as rising revenues and profits. However, tough competition and negative impacts from inflation might hurt the company and its investors.