Creating shareholder value for nearly five decades, RPM boasts a
stock price appreciation and dividend track record that offer superior,
long-term returns for its shareholders.
CONSECUTIVE YEARS OF DIVIDEND INCREASES
Only 41* of the thousands of publicly traded companies in the U.S. have an equal or better record.
*Source: Mergent Handbook of Dividend Achievers, U.S.: Mergent Inc., April 2020, ISBN 978-1641415743.
COMPARISON OF CUMULATIVE TOTAL RETURN
RPM's total return has outperformed the S&P 500 by 44% and its Peers by 19% over the past 10 years.
These graphs compare the cumulative five- and ten-year total return
provided stockholders on RPM International Inc.’s common stock relative to the cumulative total returns of the S&P 500 Index and a customized peer group of companies that includes: AkzoNobel N.V., Axalta Coating Systems Ltd., Ferro Corporation, GCP Applied Technologies Inc., H.B. Fuller Company, Masco Corporation, PPG Industries, Inc. and The Sherwin-Williams Company. An investment of $100 (with reinvestment of all dividends) is assumed to have been made in RPM common stock, the peer group, and the index on 5/31/2015 and 5/31/2010, and their relative performance is tracked through 5/31/2020.
RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) owns
subsidiaries that are world leaders in
coatings, sealants, building materials and
related services. From homes to precious
landmarks worldwide, their brands are
trusted by consumers and professionals alike
to protect, improve and beautify. Among its
leading consumer brands are Rust-Oleum,
DAP and Zinsser.
RPM Internationa Inc. 2628 Pearl Road P.O. Box 777 Medina, Ohio 44258
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