Comparison of Cumulative Total Return
Among RPM International Inc., the S&P 500 Index and two Peer Groups
These graphs compare the cumulative five- and ten-year total return provided shareholders on RPM International Inc.’s common stock relative to the cumulative total returns of the S&P 500 Index and two customized peer groups of seven companies. The current peer group includes: Akzo Nobel N.V., Ferro Corporation, GCP Applied Technologies Inc., H.B. Fuller Company, Masco Corporation, PPG Industries, Inc., and The Sherwin-Williams Company. The prior peer group includes: Akzo Nobel N.V., Ferro Corporation, H.B. Fuller Company, Masco Corporation, PPG Industries, Inc., The Sherwin-Williams Company and The Valspar Corporation. An investment of $100 (with reinvestment of all dividends) is assumed to have been made in RPM common stock, in each of the peer groups, and the index on 5/31/2006, and their relative performance is tracked through 5/31/2016.
With appreciation in RPM’s stock price, an investment in the company is attractive to both individual and institutional investors. RPM’s total return – share price appreciation plus dividends reinvested – has outpaced the Standard & Poor’s 500 by 86 percent over the past 10 years, as shown in the chart above.
RPM International (NYSE: RPM)
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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. Learn more about RPM brands >>
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