Overview

Plan Rating

BrightScope Rating
72
Lowest Rating in Peer Group
Average Rating in Peer Group
Highest Rating in Peer Group
0102030405060708090100
Lowest in Peer Group (61)
Average in Peer Group (81)
Highest in Peer Group (91)

Plan Description

The Sherwin-Williams Company Employee Stock Purchase and Savings Plan is a defined contribution plan with a stock bonus component, 401k feature, and ESOP component. This plan has a BrightScope Rating of 72. This plan is in the top 15% of plans for Total Plan Cost. The Sherwin-Williams Company Employee Stock Purchase and Savings Plan currently has over 57,600 active participants and over $4.7B in plan assets.

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For the average 401k participant, the 19 point difference between this plan's BrightScope Rating (72) and the top rated plan (91) could equate to:
12
Additional years of work
85,722
Lost Savings
*The delay in retirement calculations apply solely to this defined contribution plan and do not take into account other retirement plans and programs offered by this employer. How is this calculated?

Plan Details

Plan Details Relevant details about the plan and the plan sponsor, including the address and industry of the plan sponsor and the size of the plan in assets and participants.

 
Plan data accurate as of 12/31/2014
Plan data has been audited by an Independent Qualified Public Accountant (IQPA).
Address 101 Prospect Avenue, N.W.
  • Location
    Cleveland , OH
  • 44115-1075
  • Industry
    Manufacturing
  • Administrator
    Thomas E. Hopkins
  • Sponsor
    Michael T. Cummins
  • Net Plan Assets
    $4,740,000,000
  • Total Participants
    58,000
  • Avg Account Balance
    $85,000

Plan Components

Component Ratings

Design

Total Plan Cost:
Lowest Fees
Company Generosity:
Above Average

Performance

Participation Rate:
Above Average
Salary Deferrals:
Average
Account Balance:
Above Average

Design

Total Plan Cost:
Low Fees
Company Generosity:
Below Avg.

Performance

Participation Rate:
Average
Salary Deferrals:
Below Avg.
Account Balance:
Average

Peer Group Plans

Company Rating
Amgen 90.8
Bayer 87.9
BASF 87.6
Sanofi U.S. 87.5
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 87.4
Eli Lilly and Company 84.8
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Investments

Investment Menu Stats

# of Investment Options

39

(Plan Average: 20)

Largest Funds in this Plan Allocation of Assets 1 YR Rank in Category
Sherwin-Williams Company Common Stock 69%
N/A
Fidelity Pyramis Core Lifecycle 10%
N/A
Fidelity Contrafund 3%
54%
Fund hidden
100%
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100%
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100%
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100%
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Providers

Plan Service Providers

SERVICE PROVIDER
Auditor
Crowe Horwath LLP
Recordkeeper
Fidelity
Legal Counsel
Thompson Hine
Consultant
Thompson Hine
Consultant
Squire Sanders LLP