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Recent 52-Week High Exceeded in Shares of Sherwin-Williams (SHW)

By James Quinn

Sherwin-Williams (NYSE:SHW) traded at a new 52-week high today of $552.30. Approximately 150,000 shares have changed hands today, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 454,000 shares.

Based on a current price of $552.30, Sherwin-Williams is currently 19.2% above its average consensus analyst price target of $446.50. The stock should find initial support at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $505.72 and further support at its 200-day MA of $447.19.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Sherwin-Williams have traded between a low of $355.28 and a high of $552.30 and are now at $552.30, which is 55% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.7% while the 50-day MA has advanced 1.4%.

The Sherwin-Williams Company manufactures, distributes, and sells paints, coatings, and related products. The Company's products are sold to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South America. Sherwin Williams also has additional operations in the Caribbean region, Europe, and Asia.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Sherwin-Williams on July 23rd, 2019 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $479.14. Since that recommendation, shares of Sherwin-Williams have risen 14.7%. We continue to monitor SHW for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): SHW