Sherwin-Williams Declares Dividend of $0.85 per Common Share

CLEVELAND, OHIO, February 15, 2017 – The Board of Directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) today announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.85 per common share payable on March 10, 2017, to shareholders of record on February 27, 2017.  This increase follows 38 consecutive years of dividend increases.

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Bob Wells, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Sherwin-Williams Direct: 216.566.2244, rjwells@sherwin.com

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